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H.R. 4202 (IH) - Parity in Animal Cruelty Enforcement (PACE) Act: To amend the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit animal fighting in United States territories.


Author:
Peter J. Roskam, Earl Blumenauer, Richard M. Nolan, Brad Sherman, Tony Cardenas, Kevin Yoder, Stephen Knight, Rodney Davis, Vern Buchanan, United States Government Publishing Office, United States, Congress, House of Representatives, and Committee on Agriculture
Year:
2017
Subject:
Animal fighting
Abstract:
This bill amends the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit the sponsoring or exhibiting of animal fights involving live birds (such as cockfights). Under current law, the fights are unlawful only if they take place in states or U.S. territories or possessions that have banned it.
Format:
2 p.
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Government Publishing Office
Collection:
Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection
Permanent URL:
https://www.govinfo.gov/app/details/BILLS-115hr4202ih