H.R.2492 - Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Marino, Tom [R-PA-10] (Introduced 07/11/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture; Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||08/25/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
Summary: H.R.2492 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/11/2011)
Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011 - Amends the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit any person from knowingly attending an animal fighting venture or causing a minor (a person under the age of 18) to attend such a venture.
Subjects any person who: (1) knowingly attends such venture to a fine and/or imprisonment for up to a year for each violation, and (2) causes a minor to attend such venture to a fine and/or imprisonment for up to three years for each violation.