S. 1214: John Rainey Memorial Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act

The Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2015 would prohibit the sale or transport of horses and other equines for the purpose of consumption. It would establish congressional recognition that equines are not domesticated for human consumption. It also would recognize that United States-bred horses are treated with unsafe chemicals and that therefore the consumption of equines raised in the ...

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May 6, 2015


Referred to Committee on May 6, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 6, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senior Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: May 6, 2015
Length: 3 pages


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May 6, 2015

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