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S. 811 (94th): Horse Protection Act Amendments


An Act to revise and extend the Horse Protection Act of 1970.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Feb 24, 1975
94th Congress (1975–1976)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 13, 1976

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 13, 1976.

Law
Pub.L. 94-360
Sponsor

John Tunney

Senator for California

Democrat

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Last Updated: Jul 13, 1976

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History

Feb 24, 1975
 
Introduced

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Oct 8, 1975
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 9, 1975
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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Jun 21, 1976
 
Passed House with Changes (back to Senate)

The House passed the bill with changes not in the Senate version and sent it back to the Senate to approve the changes.

Jun 24, 1976
 
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Jul 13, 1976
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 811 (94th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 811. This is the one from the 94th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 94th Congress, which met from Jan 14, 1975 to Oct 1, 1976. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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