To provide for a uniform national standard for the housing and treatment of egg-laying hens, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 23 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Hastings Receives 100 Percent on 2013 Humane Society Annual Scorecard”
— Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL20] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 30, 2014
“Huffman Helps Lead Effort to Set National Egg Standards”
— Rep. Jared Huffman [D-CA2] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 30, 2013
Jan 23, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3798 (112th).
Apr 25, 2013
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H.R. 1731 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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