H.R.5436: To amend the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018, with respect to enforcement of animal fighting ventures prohibition in the territories, and for other purposes.

About This Bill

  • Introduced Dec. 16, 2019
  • Latest Major Action Jan. 13, 2020

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Bill Summary

This bill delays the implementation of a ban on sponsoring or exhibiting live birds in fighting ventures (e.g., cockfights) in states and U.S. territories and possessions that do not ban such fights. In addition, the Department of Agriculture must analyze the impacts of the ban on U.S. territories and possessions.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There is one statement associated with H.R.5436.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 13, 2020
Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture.
Dec. 16, 2019
Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.
Dec. 16, 2019
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