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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Sep 18, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on September 18, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maine's 1st congressional district
9/18/1974--Introduced.Prohibits the interstate shipment of dogs trained for or intended to be used in dog fights for purposes of sport, wagering, or entertainment. Specifies punishments for persons involved in such ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 16715”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 16715 — 93rd Congress: A bill to amend the act of August 24, 1966, for purposes of prohibiting the .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16715
“H.R. 16715 — 93rd Congress: A bill to amend the act of August 24, 1966, for purposes of prohibiting the ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16715>
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