To amend the Animal Welfare Act to restrict the use of exotic and non-domesticated animals in traveling circuses and exhibitions.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 30, 2014
Length: 5 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on April 30, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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31 Cosponsors (30 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Nov 3, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3359 (112th).
Apr 30, 2014
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H.R. 4525 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Traveling Exotic Animal Protection Act, H.R. 4525, 113th Cong. (2014).
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