H.R. 1513 (112th): Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act of 2011


Apr 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Roscoe Bartlett

Representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2011
Length: 13 pages

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S. 810 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jul 25, 2012

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit the conducting of invasive research on great apes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/13/2011--Introduced.Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act of 2011 - Prohibits:(1) conducting invasive research on great apes;(2) possessing, maintaining, or housing a great ape for the purpose of conducting invasive ... Read more >

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Apr 13, 2011

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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.


176 cosponsors (140D, 36R) (show)
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S. 810 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2012

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