To amend the Animal Welfare Act to restrict the use of exotic and non-domesticated animals in traveling circuses and exhibitions.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 3, 2011
Length: 5 pages
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 3, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 30, 2014
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4525 (113th).
H.R. 3359 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Traveling Exotic Animal Protection Act, H.R. 3359, 112th Cong. (2011).
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