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Prohibition of interstate movement of live birds for animal fighting

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture

Prohibition of interstate movement of live birds for animal fighting

hearing before the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session, on H.R. 1275, September 13, 2000

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cockfighting -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Birds -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Animals -- Transportation -- Law and legislation -- United States

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 60 p. ;
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14516212M
    ISBN 100160612225
    OCLC/WorldCa45481600

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Prohibition of interstate movement of live birds for animal fighting by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture Download PDF EPUB FB2

H.R. to amend the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit the interstate movement of live birds for the purpose of having the birds participate in animal fighting. Combest, Hon. Larry, a Representative in Congress from the State of Texas, opening statement.

Prohibition of interstate movement of live birds for animal fighting: hearing before the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, second session, on H.R.Septem 7 U.S.

Code § Animal fighting venture prohibition. Except as provided in paragraph (3), it shall be unlawful for any person to knowingly sponsor or exhibit an animal in an animal fighting venture.

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SEC. PROHIBITION ON INTERSTATE MOVEMENT OF ANIMALS FOR ANIMAL FIGHTING. (a) IN GENERAL Section 26 of the Animal Welfare Act (7 U.S.C. ) is amended-(1) by striking subsection (a) and inserting the following: "(a) SPONSORING OR EXHIBITING AN ANIMAL IN AN ANIMAL FIGHTING VENTURE"(1) IN GENERAL LIVE ANIMALS Animal Fighting Prohibition [] Under 7 USCthe mailing of a live animal for the purpose of participating in an animal fighting venture is prohibited (regardless of whether such venture is permitted under the laws of the state in which it is conducted).

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Another federal anti-cruelty law prohibits animal fighting. Animal fighting ventures are “any event, in or affecting interstate or foreign commerce, that involves a fight conducted or to be conducted between at least 2 animals for.

Animal fighting venture prohibition With respect to fighting ventures involving live birds in a State where it would not be in violation of the law, it shall be unlawful under this subsection for a person to sponsor or exhibit a bird in the fighting venture only if the person knew that any bird in the fighting venture was knowingly bought.

A bill to amend the Animal Welfare Act to remove the limitation that permits interstate movement of live birds, for the purpose of fighting, to states in which animal fighting is lawful As ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

Sec. - Animal fighting venture prohibition (a) Sponsoring or exhibiting an animal in an animal fighting venture (1) In general Except as provided in paragraph (2), it shall be unlawful for any person to knowingly sponsor or exhibit an animal in an animal fighting venture, if any animal in the venture was moved in interstate or foreign commerce.

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The Animal Welfare Act establishes requirements concerning the transportation, sale, and handling of certain animals and includes restrictions on the importation of dogs for purposes of resale, prohibitions on animal fighting ventures, and provisions intended to prevent the theft of personal pets.

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