H.R. 1518 (113th): PAST Act


Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ed Whitfield

Representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2013
Length: 12 pages

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S. 1406 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Apr 9, 2014

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Horse Protection Act to designate additional unlawful acts under the Act, strengthen penalties for violations of the Act, improve Department of Agriculture enforcement of the Act, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/11/2013--Introduced.Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2013 or the PAST Act - Amends the Horse Protection Act (HPA) to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to prescribe regulatory requirements for the ... Read more >

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Apr 11, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1518”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


307 cosponsors (190D, 117R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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S. 1406 (Related)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 9, 2014

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