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Titles (3)

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Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Passed Senate

Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011

Short Titles as Introduced

Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011

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Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to prohibit attendance of an animal fighting venture, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (3)

Date
12/04/2012Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.(text: CR S7393-7394)
12/04/2012Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry discharged by Unanimous Consent.
12/06/2011Introduced in Senate

All Actions (11)

Date Chamber
12/07/2012HouseReferred to House Judiciary
12/07/2012HouseReferred to House Agriculture
12/07/2012HouseReferred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
12/07/2012-11:02amHouseReceived in the House.
12/06/2012SenateMessage on Senate action sent to the House.
12/04/2012SenatePassed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote. (text: CR S7393-7394)
12/04/2012SenateS.Amdt.3309 Amendment SA 3309 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
12/04/2012SenateS.Amdt.3309 Amendment SA 3309 proposed by Senator Blumenthal. (consideration: CR S7393; text: CR S7393) To improve the bill.
12/04/2012SenateMeasure laid before Senate by unanimous consent. (consideration: CR S7393-7397)
12/04/2012SenateSenate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry discharged by Unanimous Consent.
12/06/2011SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry12/06/2011 Referred to
12/04/2012 Discharged from
House Agriculture12/07/2012 Referred to
House Judiciary12/07/2012 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed Senate amended (12/04/2012)

Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011 - Amends the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit any person from knowingly attending an animal fighting venture or knowingly 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) knowingly causes a minor to attend such venture to a fine and/or imprisonment for up to three years for each violation.