To amend the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit the issuance of licenses to certain individuals connected to dealers of dogs who have had licenses revoked, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 20, 2017
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on December 20, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
Dec 20, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 6, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1002.
H.R. 4691 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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