H.Amdt.1205 to H.R.503109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Amends Bill:||H.R.503 — To amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption, and for other purposes.|
|Sponsor:||Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-5] (Offered 09/07/2006)|
|Latest Action:||09/07/2006 On agreeing to the King (IA) amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 149 - 256, 1 Present (Roll no. 432).|
Description: H.Amdt. 1205 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)
Amendment sought to provide an exemption to the bill for Native Americans or people from other cultures that have traditionally consumed equine meat.
An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 109-642 to provide that equines may be shipped, transported, moved, delivered, received, possessed, purchased, sold, or donated for slaughter for human consumption by Native Americans or people from other cultures that eat equine meat.
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