A bill to require Amtrak to propose a pet policy that allows passengers to transport domesticated cats and dogs on certain Amtrak trains, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Rhode Island. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2015
Length: 4 pages
Apr 27, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 27, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 14, 2013
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1710 (113th).
Apr 27, 2015
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S. 1087 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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