Bill Text — Jan 23, 2013
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Jul 11, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 11, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2011
Length: 4 pages
Passed Senate — Dec 4, 2012
To prohibit attendance of an animal fighting venture, and for other purposes.
7/11/2011--Introduced.Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011 - Amends the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit any person from knowingly attending an animal fighting venture or causing a minor (a person ... Read more >
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Companion Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1947 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 2492 (112th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 366 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2492”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 23, 2013
Last Action: Dec 4, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2492 — 112th Congress: Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2492
“H.R. 2492 — 112th Congress: Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 13, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2492>
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