H.R.891: Dog and Cat Fur Prohibition Enforcement Act

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about animals
  • Introduced Feb. 7, 2007
  • Latest Major Action Feb. 20, 2007

Bill Cosponsors

177 (136 Democrats, 42 Republicans)

Bill Summary

Dog and Cat Fur Prohibition Enforcement Act - Amends provisions of the Tariff Act of 1930 that prohibit the importation of dog or cat fur to modify the definitions of "cat fur" and "dog fur" to include the pelt or skin of the domestic cat or dog, respectively. Amends the Fur Products Labeling Act to expand the definition of "fur product" to include all fur as defined by such Act regardless of the quantity used.

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Referred to House Ways and Means
Referred to House Energy and Commerce
Referred to the Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection.
Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.
Feb. 7, 2007

Introduced in the House by James P. Moran (D-Va.)

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