H.R. 17216 (93rd): A bill to prohibit the shipment in interstate commerce of dogs intended to be used to fight other dogs for purposes of sport, wagering, or entertainment.

Introduced:

Oct 9, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 9, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph Maraziti

Representative for New Jersey's 13th congressional district

Republican

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History

Oct 9, 1974
 
Introduced

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21 cosponsors (15R, 5D, 1P) (show)
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H.R. 16649 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 1974

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