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Jul 30, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on July 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2013
Length: 7 pages
Reported by Committee — Jul 30, 2014
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2856 — 113th Congress: Captive Primate Safety Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2856
“H.R. 2856 — 113th Congress: Captive Primate Safety Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. July 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2856>
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