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H.R. 1189: To repeal section 12616 of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, and for other purposes.


The text of the bill below is as of Feb 13, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1189

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 13, 2019

(for herself, Mr. Sablan, Mr. San Nicolas, Ms. Plaskett, and Mrs. Radewagen) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To repeal section 12616 of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, and for other purposes.

1.

Restoration of State right to regulate intrastate activity

(a)

In general

Effective on the date of the enactment of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (Public Law 115–334), section 12616 of such Act (Public Law 115–334) and the amendments made by such section are repealed.

(b)

Application

The Animal Welfare Act (7 U.S.C. 2131 et seq.) and section 49(a) of title 18, United States Code, shall be applied and administered as if section 12616 of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (Public Law 115–334) and the amendments made by such section had not been enacted.