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:||03/27/2003 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.|
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Summary: S.736 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
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.