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EXTENDING ANIMAL FIGHTING PROHIBITIONS TO TERRITORIES


Author:
Jenniffer Gonzalez-Colon, United States Government Publishing Office, United States, and Congress
Year:
2018
Subject:
Animal fighting
Abstract:
Rep. Gonzalez-Colon opposes extension of ban on animal fighting to territories. Cites that cockfighting is an $18 million industry that provides 27,000 and will go underground if banned. Says that Puerto Rico has been regulating the industry since 1933 and that it is unfair to ban this without input from citizens of Puerto Rico.
Format:
2 p.
Language:
English
Publisher:
United States Government Publishing Office
Collection:
Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection
Permanent URL:
https://www.govinfo.gov/app/details/CREC-2018-12-12/CREC-2018-12-12-pt1-PgH10112-3