S. 1463 (113th): Captive Primate Safety Act

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barbara Boxer

Junior Senator from California

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 11, 2014
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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

Aug 1, 2013
 
Introduced

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Jul 30, 2014
 
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