To amend the Horse Protection Act to designate additional unlawful acts under the Act, strengthen penalties for violations of the Act, improve Department of Agriculture enforcement of the Act, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 28, 2015
Length: 13 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on July 28, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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272 Cosponsors (178 Democrats, 93 Republicans, 1 Independent)
What legislators are saying
“Sunday is the Last Day to Sign Up For Health Insurance”
— Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 29, 2016
Jul 28, 2015
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Mar 30, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1847 (115th).
H.R. 3268 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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