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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

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

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 462” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Feb 24, 2009

Details

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

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Votes

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