Summary: H.R.1770 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (03/24/1987)

Amends the Animal Welfare Act to permit citizen suits to compel enforcement of such Act. Authorizes the court in such suits to award litigation expenses, including attorney fees, to: (1) a prevailing plaintiff; or (2) a prevailing defendant if such action is found to be frivolous, unreasonable, or without foundation.