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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 ...
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Oct 15, 1974
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 17376”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 1974
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