Vote — Oct 5, 2015 5:32 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 69/21
Oct 10, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on October 10, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 13th congressional district
Prohibits the interstate shipment of dogs trained for or intended to be used in dogfights for purposes of sport, wagering, or entertainment. Specifies punishments for persons involved in such commerce ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 17233”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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