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Titles (4)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Big Cat Public Safety Act

Short Title(s) as Reported to House

Big Cat Public Safety Act

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Big Cat Public Safety Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Lacey Act Amendments of 1981 to clarify provisions enacted by the Captive Wildlife Safety Act, to further the conservation of certain wildlife species, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (3)

Date Actions Overview
12/03/2020Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 272 - 114 (Roll no. 232).(text: CR H6131-6132)
06/08/2020Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 116-430.
02/26/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (17)

Date Chamber All Actions
12/07/2020SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.
12/03/2020-10:00pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
12/03/2020-10:00pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 272 - 114 (Roll no. 232). (text: CR H6131-6132)
12/03/2020-9:19pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H6136)
12/03/2020-7:44pmHouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
12/03/2020-7:24pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1380.
12/03/2020-7:24pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6131-6134)
12/03/2020-7:23pmHouseMr. Case moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
06/08/2020HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 344.
06/08/2020HouseReported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 116-430.
09/18/2019HouseOrdered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 21 - 14.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
09/18/2019HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
09/18/2019HouseSubcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife Discharged.
03/26/2019HouseSubcommittee Hearings Held.
Action By: House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife
03/12/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.
Action By: Committee on Natural Resources
02/26/2019HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
02/26/2019HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (230)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-1]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3]* 02/26/2019
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4]* 02/26/2019
Rep. McNerney, Jerry [D-CA-9]* 02/26/2019
Del. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-40]* 02/26/2019
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26]* 02/26/2019
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Malinowski, Tom [D-NJ-7]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Suozzi, Thomas R. [D-NY-3]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-8]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ-12]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Gaetz, Matt [R-FL-1]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Casten, Sean [D-IL-6]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13]* 02/26/2019
Rep. O'Halleran, Tom [D-AZ-1]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Keating, William R. [D-MA-9]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Crist, Charlie [D-FL-13]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Turner, Michael R. [R-OH-10]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Beyer, Donald S., Jr. [D-VA-8]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Meng, Grace [D-NY-6]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL-8]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA-7]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Speier, Jackie [D-CA-14]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-15]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Gomez, Jimmy [D-CA-34]* 02/26/2019
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4] 02/27/2019
Rep. Clark, Katherine M. [D-MA-5] 02/27/2019
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-22] 02/27/2019
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] 03/04/2019
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 03/04/2019
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] 03/04/2019
Rep. Scott, David [D-GA-13] 03/04/2019
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 03/04/2019
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 03/04/2019
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 03/05/2019
Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] 03/05/2019
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] 03/05/2019
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 03/05/2019
Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1] 03/07/2019
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] 03/07/2019
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 03/07/2019
Rep. Mucarsel-Powell, Debbie [D-FL-26] 03/07/2019
Rep. Garcia, Jesus G. "Chuy" [D-IL-4] 03/11/2019
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] 03/11/2019
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 03/11/2019
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27] 03/11/2019
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 03/11/2019
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] 03/14/2019
Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] 03/14/2019
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 03/21/2019
Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1] 03/21/2019
Rep. Haaland, Debra A. [D-NM-1] 03/21/2019
Del. Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho [D-MP-At Large] 03/21/2019
Rep. Van Drew, Jefferson [D-NJ-2] 03/25/2019
Rep. Neguse, Joe [D-CO-2] 03/28/2019
Rep. Axne, Cynthia [D-IA-3] 03/29/2019
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 04/03/2019
Rep. Dean, Madeleine [D-PA-4] 04/09/2019
Rep. Smucker, Lloyd [R-PA-11] 04/12/2019
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] 04/30/2019
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] 04/30/2019
Rep. Shalala, Donna E. [D-FL-27] 05/02/2019
Rep. Wild, Susan [D-PA-7] 05/03/2019
Rep. Huffman, Jared [D-CA-2] 05/14/2019
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3] 05/16/2019
Rep. Fletcher, Lizzie [D-TX-7] 05/16/2019
Rep. Trone, David J. [D-MD-6] 05/20/2019
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 05/21/2019
Rep. Kim, Andy [D-NJ-3] 05/21/2019
Rep. Harder, Josh [D-CA-10] 05/28/2019
Rep. Levin, Mike [D-CA-49] 06/03/2019
Rep. Crow, Jason [D-CO-6] 06/03/2019
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 06/04/2019
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 06/10/2019
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 06/10/2019
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7] 06/10/2019
Rep. Underwood, Lauren [D-IL-14] 06/11/2019
Rep. LaHood, Darin [R-IL-18] 06/11/2019
Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41] 06/12/2019
Rep. Slotkin, Elissa [D-MI-8] 06/12/2019
Rep. Carbajal, Salud O. [D-CA-24] 06/14/2019
Rep. Rouda, Harley [D-CA-48] 06/18/2019
Rep. Hill, Katie [D-CA-25] 06/19/2019
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-38] 06/24/2019
Rep. Cisneros, Gilbert Ray, Jr. [D-CA-39] 06/24/2019
Rep. Pappas, Chris [D-NH-1] 06/25/2019
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29] 07/09/2019
Rep. Rooney, Francis [R-FL-19] 07/10/2019
Rep. Lamb, Conor [D-PA-17] 07/10/2019
Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7] 07/24/2019
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 07/30/2019
Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4] 08/02/2019
Rep. Correa, J. Luis [D-CA-46] 08/09/2019
Rep. Norcross, Donald [D-NJ-1] 08/16/2019
Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] 08/30/2019
Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37] 09/09/2019
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1] 09/18/2019
Rep. Costa, Jim [D-CA-16] 09/24/2019
Rep. Trahan, Lori [D-MA-3] 09/24/2019
Rep. Waltz, Michael [R-FL-6] 09/24/2019
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 09/26/2019
Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY-13] 09/26/2019
Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11] 09/26/2019
Rep. Lawrence, Brenda L. [D-MI-14] 09/27/2019
Rep. Morelle, Joseph D. [D-NY-25] 09/27/2019
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-18] 09/27/2019
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] 09/27/2019
Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-2] 09/27/2019
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-1] 09/27/2019
Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] 09/27/2019
Rep. Jeffries, Hakeem S. [D-NY-8] 10/01/2019
Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1] 10/01/2019
Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-5] 10/01/2019
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 10/01/2019
Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] 10/01/2019
Rep. Brown, Anthony G. [D-MD-4] 10/01/2019
Rep. Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA-20] 10/01/2019
Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-21] 10/01/2019
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9] 10/01/2019
Rep. Torres, Norma J. [D-CA-35] 10/04/2019
Rep. Levin, Andy [D-MI-9] 10/04/2019
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-18] 10/04/2019
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 10/04/2019
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 10/04/2019
Rep. Escobar, Veronica [D-TX-16] 10/04/2019
Rep. Lee, Susie [D-NV-3] 10/04/2019
Rep. Scanlon, Mary Gay [D-PA-5] 10/04/2019
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 10/08/2019
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-30] 10/08/2019
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] 10/08/2019
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16] 10/08/2019
Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3] 10/08/2019
Rep. McBath, Lucy [D-GA-6] 10/08/2019
Rep. Delgado, Antonio [D-NY-19] 10/08/2019
Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] 10/11/2019
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] 10/11/2019
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9] 10/11/2019
Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3] 10/11/2019
Rep. Stevens, Haley M. [D-MI-11] 10/15/2019
Rep. Craig, Angie [D-MN-2] 10/15/2019
Rep. Hayes, Jahana [D-CT-5] 10/16/2019
Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9] 10/16/2019
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9] 10/16/2019
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7] 10/16/2019
Rep. Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO-5] 10/16/2019
Rep. Schrader, Kurt [D-OR-5] 10/17/2019
Rep. Wexton, Jennifer [D-VA-10] 10/17/2019
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-10] 10/18/2019
Rep. Torres Small, Xochitl [D-NM-2] 10/21/2019
Rep. Demings, Val Butler [D-FL-10] 10/21/2019
Rep. Spanberger, Abigail Davis [D-VA-7] 10/21/2019
Rep. Houlahan, Chrissy [D-PA-6] 10/21/2019
Rep. Porter, Katie [D-CA-45] 10/21/2019
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3] 10/21/2019
Rep. Allred, Colin Z. [D-TX-32] 10/21/2019
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 10/21/2019
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2] 10/21/2019
Rep. Cunningham, Joe [D-SC-1] 10/21/2019
Rep. Larson, John B. [D-CT-1] 10/21/2019
Rep. Pressley, Ayanna [D-MA-7] 10/21/2019
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] 10/21/2019
Rep. Schrier, Kim [D-WA-8] 10/22/2019
Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6] 10/22/2019
Rep. Garcia, Sylvia R. [D-TX-29] 10/22/2019
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 10/22/2019
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 10/22/2019
Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44] 10/22/2019
Rep. Womack, Steve [R-AR-3] 10/22/2019
Rep. Horsford, Steven [D-NV-4] 10/23/2019
Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17] 10/23/2019
Rep. Evans, Dwight [D-PA-3] 10/23/2019
Rep. McEachin, A. Donald [D-VA-4] 10/23/2019
Rep. Horn, Kendra S. [D-OK-5] 10/23/2019
Rep. Luria, Elaine G. [D-VA-2] 10/23/2019
Rep. Stanton, Greg [D-AZ-9] 10/23/2019
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 10/23/2019
Rep. Sherrill, Mikie [D-NJ-11] 10/23/2019
Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10] 10/28/2019
Rep. Adams, Alma S. [D-NC-12] 10/28/2019
Rep. Upton, Fred [R-MI-6] 10/28/2019
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7] 10/28/2019
Rep. McAdams, Ben [D-UT-4] 10/28/2019
Rep. Bacon, Don [R-NE-2] 10/28/2019
Rep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17] 10/28/2019
Rep. Davids, Sharice [D-KS-3] 10/29/2019
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 10/30/2019
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 11/14/2019
Rep. Tlaib, Rashida [D-MI-13] 11/14/2019
Rep. Finkenauer, Abby [D-IA-1] 11/18/2019
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33] 11/20/2019
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35] 12/05/2019
Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51] 12/05/2019
Rep. Lawson, Al, Jr. [D-FL-5] 12/10/2019
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] 12/11/2019
Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1] 12/11/2019
Rep. Rose, Max [D-NY-11] 12/12/2019
Rep. Cuellar, Henry [D-TX-28] 12/19/2019
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8] 01/28/2020
Rep. Reschenthaler, Guy [R-PA-14] 02/27/2020
Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5] 04/21/2020
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 04/21/2020
Rep. Buck, Ken [R-CO-4] 06/04/2020

Committees (2)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Natural Resources02/26/2019 Referred to
09/18/2019 Markup by
06/08/2020 Reported by H. Rept. 116-430
House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife03/12/2019 Referred to
03/26/2019 Hearings by
09/18/2019 Discharged from
Senate Environment and Public Works12/07/2020 Referred to

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Latest Summary (3)

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Passed House (12/03/2020)

Big Cat Public Safety Act

This bill revises requirements governing the trade of big cats (i.e., species of lion, tiger, leopard, cheetah, jaguar, or cougar or any hybrid of such species). Specifically, it revises restrictions on the possession and exhibition of big cats, including to restrict direct contact between the public and big cats.