H.R.9309: To amend the Animal Welfare Act to provide for greater protection of roosters, and for other purposes.

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This bill expands protections of animals provided under the Animal Welfare Act, including by prohibiting any (1) broadcasts from international, interstate, or intrastate sources of animal fighting ventures in the United States or U.S. territories; and (2) shipments or transport of certain mature roosters.

(Source: Library of Congress)

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Date Description
Nov. 29, 2022
Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture.
Nov. 16, 2022
Referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committee on Oversight and Reform, 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.
Nov. 16, 2022

Introduced in the House by Cynthia Axne (D-Iowa)

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