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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 30, 2013
Length: 7 pages
Jul 30, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 30, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
S. 1463 (same title)
Ordered Reported — Jul 30, 2014
Mar 29, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4306 (112th).
Jul 30, 2013
Jun 25, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2920 (114th).
H.R. 2856 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). 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. February 18, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2856>
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