H.R. 2856 (113th): Captive Primate Safety Act

Introduced:

Jul 30, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Michael Fitzpatrick

Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2013
Length: 7 pages

See Instead:

S. 1463 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Jul 30, 2014

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to prohibit importation, exportation, transportation, sale, receipt, acquisition, and purchase in interstate or foreign commerce, or in a manner substantially affecting interstate or foreign commerce, of any live animal of any prohibited wildlife species.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 30, 2013
 
Introduced

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