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PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS: Introduction in House of H.R. 1189 [Would repeal ban on animal fighting in U.S. territories and states that allow it]


Author:
Jenniffer Gonzalez-Colon, United States Government Publishing Office, United States, Congress, House of Representatives, Committee on the Judiciary, and Committee on Agriculture
Year:
2019
Subject:
Animal fighting
Abstract:
To repeal section 12616 of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (which amended the Animal Welfare Act to ban animal fighting in U.S. territories). This bill repeals a ban on sponsoring or exhibiting live birds in fighting ventures (e.g., cockfights) in states that do not ban such fights.
Format:
4 p.
Language:
English
Publisher:
United States Government Printing Office
Collection:
Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection
Permanent URL:
https://www.govinfo.gov/app/details/CREC-2019-02-13/CREC-2019-02-13-pt1-PgH1580-2