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H.R.1380 - Big Cat Public Safety Act (RFS): An Act To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to clarify provisions enacted by the Captive Wildlife Safety Act, to further the conservation of certain wildlife species, and for other purposes.


Author:
Mike Quigley, United States Government Publishing Office, United States, Congress, Senate, House of Representatives, and Committee on Environment and Public Works
Year:
2020
Subject:
Animal welfare--Law and legislation and Captive felidae
Abstract:
This bill revises requirements governing the trade of big cats (i.e., species of lion, tiger, leopard, cheetah, jaguar, or cougar or any hybrid of such species). Specifically, it revises restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats, including to restrict direct contact between the public and big cats.
Format:
9 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-116hr1380rfs