H.R.2471 - Canyon's Law116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] (Introduced 05/02/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/31/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Introduced
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Summary: H.R.2471 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
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.