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Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Titles as Amended by House

Urging all nations to outlaw the dog and cat meat trade and to enforce existing laws against such trade

Official Title as Introduced

Urging China, South Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, India, and all nations to outlaw the dog and cat meat trade and to enforce existing laws against the trade.

Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
09/12/2018Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.(text: CR H8153)
06/22/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (11)

Date All Actions
09/12/2018-6:17pmThe title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.
09/12/2018-6:17pmOn motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8153)
09/12/2018-6:06pmDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H. Res. 401.
09/12/2018-6:06pmConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8153-8155)
09/12/2018-6:06pmMr. Royce (CA) moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution, as amended.
11/15/2017Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
11/15/2017Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
06/27/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.
06/22/2017Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
06/22/2017Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E873)
06/22/2017Introduced in House

Cosponsors (152)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16]* 06/22/2017
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3] 07/11/2017
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-22] 07/11/2017
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-10] 07/11/2017
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7] 07/11/2017
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 07/11/2017
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 07/11/2017
Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1] 07/11/2017
Rep. Kihuen, Ruben J. [D-NV-4] 07/11/2017
Rep. Tenney, Claudia [R-NY-22] 07/11/2017
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24] 07/11/2017
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 07/12/2017
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 07/12/2017
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] 07/18/2017
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23] 07/18/2017
Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1] 07/18/2017
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 07/18/2017
Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10] 07/18/2017
Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15] 07/18/2017
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 07/18/2017
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] 07/18/2017
Rep. Faso, John J. [R-NY-19] 07/18/2017
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9] 07/18/2017
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 07/18/2017
Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] 07/18/2017
Rep. Polis, Jared [D-CO-2] 07/18/2017
Rep. Torres, Norma J. [D-CA-35] 07/24/2017
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29] 07/24/2017
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] 07/24/2017
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] 07/24/2017
Rep. Donovan, Daniel M., Jr. [R-NY-11] 07/24/2017
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] 07/24/2017
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large] 07/24/2017
Rep. Norcross, Donald [D-NJ-1] 07/24/2017
Del. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 07/25/2017
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-15] 07/25/2017
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8] 07/25/2017
Rep. Gutierrez, Luis V. [D-IL-4] 07/25/2017
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5] 07/25/2017
Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37] 07/25/2017
Rep. Suozzi, Thomas R. [D-NY-3] 07/25/2017
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 07/25/2017
Rep. Correa, J. Luis [D-CA-46] 07/26/2017
Rep. Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA-7] 07/26/2017
Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1] 07/27/2017
Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44] 07/27/2017
Rep. Capuano, Michael E. [D-MA-7] 07/27/2017
Rep. Hanabusa, Colleen [D-HI-1] 07/27/2017
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 07/27/2017
Rep. Evans, Dwight [D-PA-2] 07/28/2017
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 07/28/2017
Rep. Brady, Robert A. [D-PA-1] 08/04/2017
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-8] 08/04/2017
Rep. Lujan Grisham, Michelle [D-NM-1] 08/04/2017
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 08/04/2017
Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4] 08/04/2017
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53] 08/04/2017
Rep. Larson, John B. [D-CT-1] 08/04/2017
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12] 08/04/2017
Rep. Crist, Charlie [D-FL-13] 08/04/2017
Rep. Costello, Ryan A. [R-PA-6] 08/08/2017
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 08/18/2017
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] 08/18/2017
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 08/18/2017
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-30] 08/18/2017
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 08/22/2017
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 08/25/2017
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 08/25/2017
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6] 09/01/2017
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28] 09/01/2017
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2] 09/01/2017
Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-13] 09/07/2017
Rep. Beyer, Donald S., Jr. [D-VA-8] 09/25/2017
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 09/26/2017
Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11] 10/02/2017
Rep. Demings, Val Butler [D-FL-10] 10/02/2017
Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] 10/02/2017
Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] 10/02/2017
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] 10/04/2017
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 10/04/2017
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8] 10/10/2017
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 10/12/2017
Rep. Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA-20] 10/12/2017
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 10/19/2017
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33] 10/19/2017
Rep. Gaetz, Matt [R-FL-1] 10/19/2017
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-17] 10/23/2017
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 10/25/2017
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 10/25/2017
Rep. Lawson, Al, Jr. [D-FL-5] 10/25/2017
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] 10/26/2017
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16] 10/26/2017
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 10/31/2017
Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large] 11/02/2017
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50] 11/02/2017
Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6] 11/06/2017
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 11/06/2017
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] 11/06/2017
Del. Plaskett, Stacey E. [D-VI-At Large] 11/08/2017
Rep. Royce, Edward R. [R-CA-39] 11/08/2017
Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] 11/14/2017
Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-21] 11/15/2017
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1] 11/15/2017
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] 11/15/2017
Rep. Nolan, Richard M. [D-MN-8] 01/18/2018
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 01/30/2018
Rep. MacArthur, Thomas [R-NJ-3] 01/30/2018
Rep. Bishop, Mike [R-MI-8] 02/07/2018
Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6] 02/20/2018
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5] 02/23/2018
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 02/26/2018
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-25] 03/01/2018
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 03/07/2018
Rep. McNerney, Jerry [D-CA-9] 03/08/2018
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9] 03/13/2018
Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3] 03/29/2018
Rep. Levin, Sander M. [D-MI-9] 04/10/2018
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 04/10/2018
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7] 04/13/2018
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-6] 04/13/2018
Rep. Rosen, Jacky [D-NV-3] 04/16/2018
Rep. O'Rourke, Beto [D-TX-16] 04/18/2018
Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ-12] 04/18/2018
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 04/23/2018
Rep. Tsongas, Niki [D-MA-3] 04/23/2018
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-14] 05/07/2018
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 05/07/2018
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 05/07/2018
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35] 05/07/2018
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] 05/07/2018
Rep. McEachin, A. Donald [D-VA-4] 05/07/2018
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4] 05/08/2018
Rep. Crowley, Joseph [D-NY-14] 05/08/2018
Rep. Yoder, Kevin [R-KS-3] 05/09/2018
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 05/10/2018
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4] 05/15/2018
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32] 05/15/2018
Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1] 05/15/2018
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] 05/16/2018
Rep. Smucker, Lloyd [R-PA-16] 05/16/2018
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 05/21/2018
Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY-13] 05/21/2018
Del. Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho [D-MP-At Large] 06/01/2018
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15] 06/08/2018
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] 06/19/2018
Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-MN-3] 06/19/2018
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] 09/05/2018
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-1] 09/05/2018
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9] 09/05/2018
Rep. Gomez, Jimmy [D-CA-34] 09/05/2018
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] 09/12/2018
Rep. Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL-8] 09/12/2018

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Foreign Affairs06/22/2017 Referred to
11/15/2017 Markup by
House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific06/27/2017 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House amended (09/12/2018)

Calls for an end to the dog and cat meat industry and urges all nations to outlaw the dog and cat meat trade.

Affirms the commitment of the United States to the protection of animals around the world.