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Federal - S 503

Animal Welfare Accountability and Transparency Act

Introduced

March 2, 2017

Description

A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to make publicly available certain regulatory records relating to the administration of the Animal Welfare Act and the Horse Protection Act, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the use of an alternative depreciation system for taxpayers violating rules under the Animal Welfare Act and the Horse Protection Act, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 7

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  • Oct. 30, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hassan, (D-N.H.)
  • Oct. 5, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)
  • March 2, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 5

    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Cantwell, (D-Wash.)Peters, G. (D-Mich.)
    Booker, (D-N.J.)Menendez, (D-N.J.)
  • March 2, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Finance.Congressional Record p. S1577