New Cosponsors — Dec 18, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. George “G.K.” Butterfield [D-NC1]
New Cosponsor: Rep. Marcia Fudge [D-OH11]
The bill now has 176 cosponsors (140 Democrats, 36 Republicans).
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Apr 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2011
Length: 13 pages
Reported by Committee — Jul 25, 2012
To prohibit the conducting of invasive research on great apes, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1513”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1513 — 112th Congress: Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1513
“H.R. 1513 — 112th Congress: Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1513>
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