H.R. 17097 (93rd): Animal Welfare Act Amendments


Oct 7, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 7, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Hanrahan

Representative for Illinois's 3rd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the act of August 24,1966, as amended, to assure humane treatment of certain animals.

Summary (CRS)

Animal Welfare Act Amendments - Provides, under the Federal Laboratory Animal Welfare Act, that no animals shall be delivered to any intermediate handler or common carrier for transportation in commerce ... Read more >

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Oct 7, 1974

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