To amend the Animal Welfare Act to provide further protection for puppies.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 28, 2011
Length: 7 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on February 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Brad Sherman Fights for Animal Protections”
— Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA30] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 22, 2011
Feb 28, 2011
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 27, 2013
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 847 (113th).
H.R. 835 (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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