H.R.1817 - Chemical Poisons Reduction Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] (Introduced 03/30/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/21/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1817 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/30/2017)
Chemical Poisons Reduction Act of 2017
This bill prohibits the use of sodium fluoroacetate (i.e., Compound 1080) and sodium cyanide in a predator control device. It imposes criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to two years, or both—on a violator.
A predator control device is a dispenser, livestock collar, or gas cartridge that propels, releases, or emits sodium fluoroacetate or sodium cyanide for wildlife management or animal control purposes.