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).
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.
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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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1513>
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