Summary: H.R.2471 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2471. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/02/2019)

Chemical Poisons Reduction Act of 2019 or Canyon's Law

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.