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PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS: Introduction of H.R. 2897, Animal Freedom from Testing, Experiments, and Research (AFTER) Act of 2019


Author:
Brendan F. Boyle, United States Government Publishing Office, United States, Congress, House of Representatives, and Committee on Agriculture
Year:
2019
Subject:
Animal welfare--Laws and legislation
Abstract:
Representative Brendan Boyle introduces the AFTER Act of 2019. This bill requires federal research facilities to facilitate the adoption or nonlaboratory placement of certain warm-blooded animals (e.g., dogs, cats, monkeys, guinea pigs, hamsters, and rabbits) with animal rescue organizations, animal sanctuaries, animal shelters, or individuals. In order to be adopted or placed, the animals must (1) no longer be needed for research; (2) be suitable for release; (3) not be birds, rats, or mice.
Format:
3 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-2019-05-22/CREC-2019-05-22-pt1-PgH4117