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Short Title(s) as Introduced

Humane Research and Testing Act of 2020

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the establishment of the National Center for Alternatives to Animals in Research and Testing, and for other purposes.


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10/20/2020Introduced in House

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10/20/2020Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/20/2020Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Energy and Commerce10/20/2020 Referred to

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Introduced in House (10/20/2020)

Humane Research and Testing Act of 2020

This bill establishes the National Center for Alternatives to Animal Research and Testing within the National Institutes of Health to promote alternatives to animal research and testing and to reduce the number of animals used in such research and testing.

It also requires federal departments or agencies and federally funded research entities that use animals for research and testing to develop plans to reduce the use of animals in their activities and annually report the number of animals that they use to the center. The center must make this information publicly available.