All Information (Except Text) for S.736 - Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act 108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Ensign, John [R-NV] (Introduced 03/27/2003)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/27/2003 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles as Introduced
Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act
Actions Overview (1)
|03/27/2003||Introduced in Senate|
03/27/2003 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (2)
|03/27/2003||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.|
Action By: Senate
|03/27/2003||Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S4527)|
Action By: Senate
03/27/2003 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
03/27/2003 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S4527)
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry||03/27/2003||Referred to|
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Latest Summary (1)
Shown Here:Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act - Amends the Animal Welfare Act to increase the imprisonment penalty for animal fighting violations from one year to two years. Makes it unlawful to sell, buy, transport, or deliver in interstate or foreign commerce a knife, gaff, or other sharp instrument used in a bird-fighting venture.
Introduced in Senate (03/27/2003)
Revises enforcement provisions. Permits euthanasia for an animal in extreme pain.
Includes the Internet or any technology as interstate instrumentality.