To establish a working group to determine ways to develop a domestic canine breeding network to produce high quality explosives detection canines, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 10, 2018
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 9, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Barletta Backs American-bred Explosive Detection Dogs”
— Rep. Lou Barletta [R-PA11, 2011-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 13, 2017
“THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - Marianas Daughter now Colonel”
— Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Jan 12, 2018
Dec 6, 2017
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Dec 13, 2017
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Jan 9, 2018
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Jan 9, 2018
Reported by House Committee on Homeland Security
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
H.R. 4577 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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