S. 1947 (112th): Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011

Introduced:

Dec 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 4, 2012 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Richard Blumenthal
Senior Senator from Connecticut
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit attendance of an animal fighting venture, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 666 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 8, 2013

H.R. 2492 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 11, 2011

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The “S.” in “S. 1947” means this is a Senate 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
Dec 6, 2011
Passed Senate
Dec 4, 2012
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (9D, 4R) (show)
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