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- Full Title
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve provisions relating to the sanctuary system for surplus chimpanzees.
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The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1561 — 113th Congress: CHIMP Act Amendments of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1561
“S. 1561 — 113th Congress: CHIMP Act Amendments of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. May 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1561>
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