New Cosponsor — Jun 21, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Charles “Chuck” Schumer [D-NY]
The bill now has 3 cosponsors (3 Democrats).
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A bill to amend the Interstate Horseracing Act of 1978 to prohibit the use of performance-enhancing drugs in horseracing, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 886”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 886 — 112th Congress: Interstate Horseracing Improvement Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s886
“S. 886 — 112th Congress: Interstate Horseracing Improvement Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s886>
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