S.Res.283 - A resolution expressing support for the goals and ideals of the first annual National Wild Horse and Burro Adoption Day taking place on September 26, 2009.111th Congress (2009-2010)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Reid, Harry [D-NV] (Introduced 09/23/2009)|
|Latest Action:||09/23/2009 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.|
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Summary: S.Res.283 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (09/23/2009)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Supports the goals of a National Wild Horse and Burro Adoption Day to be held annually in coordination with the Secretary of Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture.
Recognizes that creating a successful adoption model for wild horses and burros is consistent with federal law commonly known as "Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act" and beneficial to the long-term interests of the people of the United States in protecting wild horses and burros.
Encourages citizens of the United States to adopt a wild horse or burro so as to own a living symbol of the historic and pioneer spirit of the West.