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H.R. 1754 (116th): Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act of 2020

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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.

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Sponsor and status

Paul Tonko

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 20th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 30, 2020
Length: 66 pages
Introduced
Mar 14, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 133: H.R. 133: Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 [Including Coronavirus Stimulus & Relief]
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 27, 2020. (compare text)
Cosponsors

261 Cosponsors (206 Democrats, 55 Republicans)

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History

Mar 14, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jan 28, 2020
 
Considered by Consumer Protection and Commerce

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Sep 9, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 25, 2020
 
Text Published

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Sep 29, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Sep 29, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Energy and Commerce

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H.R. 1754 (116th) 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1754. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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