H.R. 2256 (112th): Pet Safety and Protection Act of 2011

Introduced:

Jun 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael “Mike” Doyle Jr.

Representative for Pennsylvania's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2011
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Animal Welfare Act to ensure that all dogs and cats used by research facilities are obtained legally.

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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.

H.R. 3907 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 22, 2009

H.R. 2224 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 3, 2013

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2256” means this is a House of Representatives 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
Jun 21, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
98 cosponsors (84D, 14R) (show)
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