H.R. 4148 (113th): Humane Cosmetics Act


Mar 5, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James “Jim” Moran Jr.

Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2014
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About the bill

Full Title

To phase out cosmetic animal testing and the sale of cosmetics tested on animals.

Summary (CRS)

3/5/2014--Introduced.Humane Cosmetics Act - Prohibits:(1) any entity from conducting or contracting for cosmetic animal testing in the United States, in or affecting interstate commerce, effective on the date that is ... Read more >

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Mar 5, 2014

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4148”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


56 cosponsors (55D, 1R) (show)
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