S. 1214 (114th): 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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Overview

Introduced:

May 6, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 6, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senior Senator from New Jersey

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 6, 2015
Length: 3 pages

History

May 6, 2015
 
Introduced

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S. 1214 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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