S. 462 (111th): Captive Primate Safety Act

Introduced:

Feb 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 24, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barbara Boxer

Senator from California

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 24, 2009
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to prohibit the importation, exportation, transportation, and sale, receipt, acquisition, or purchase in interstate or foreign commerce, of any live animal of any prohibited wildlife species, and for other purposes.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 24, 2009
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
8 cosponsors (3R, 3D, 2I) (show)
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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1498 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2007

S. 1324 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 21, 2012

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