To improve the integrity and safety of horseracing by requiring a uniform anti-doping and medication control program to be developed and enforced by an independent Horseracing Anti-Doping and Medication Control Authority.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 25, 2017
Length: 43 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on May 25, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“The Horseracing Integrity Act Has the Support of 100 Members of Congress and Growing”
— Rep. Garland “Andy” Barr [R-KY6] (Sponsor) on Nov 1, 2017
“Tonko Opening Statement on H.R. 2651: Horseracing Integrity Act”
— Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY20] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 22, 2018
May 25, 2017
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Jun 22, 2018
Considered by Consumer Protection and Commerce
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 2651 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2651. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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