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Federal - HR 1406

Dog and Cat Meat Trade Prohibition Act of 2017

Introduced

March 7, 2017

Description

A bill to amend the Animal Welfare Act to prohibit the slaughter of dogs and cats for human consumption.

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Co-Sponsors 223

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  • Dec. 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Bera, (D-Calif.)McNerney, (D-Calif.)
    Carson, (D-Ind.)Young, David (R-Iowa)
  • Dec. 7, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Knight, (R-Calif.)
  • Dec. 6, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    DeGette, (D-Colo.)
  • Dec. 5, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Abraham, (R-La.)Renacci, (R-Ohio)
    Posey, (R-Fla.)Schrader, (D-Ore.)
  • Dec. 4, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Dingell, (D-Mich.)
  • Nov. 29, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Costa, (D-Calif.)Larson, J. (D-Conn.)
    Foster, (D-Ill.)Roskam, (R-Ill.)
  • Nov. 28, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Scott, R. (D-Va.)
  • Nov. 10, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Rooney, F. (R-Fla.)
  • Nov. 8, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Plaskett, (D-V.I.)Wilson, F. (D-Fla.)
  • Nov. 6, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Davis, D. (D-Ill.)King, P. (R-N.Y.)Slaughter, (D-N.Y.)
    DeLauro, (D-Conn.)Neal, (D-Mass.)
  • Nov. 2, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Bustos, (D-Ill.)Lujan, B.R. (D-N.M.)Matsui, (D-Calif.)
  • Nov. 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Cartwright, (D-Pa.)Gonzalez-Colon, J. (R-P.R.)
  • Oct. 31, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Barragan, (D-Calif.)Crowley, (D-N.Y.)Reichert, (R-Wash.)
  • Oct. 26, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Adams, (D-N.C.)O'Rourke, (D-Texas)
    Lawrence, (D-Mich.)Price, (D-N.C.)
  • Oct. 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Gomez, (D-Calif.)Huffman, (D-Calif.)Watson Coleman, (D-N.J.)
  • Oct. 23, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Panetta, (D-Calif.)
  • Oct. 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Lowenthal, (D-Calif.)Roe, (R-Tenn.)
  • Oct. 10, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Brown, A. (D-Md.)
  • Oct. 4, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Delaney, (D-Md.)Pascrell (D-N.J.)Vargas, (D-Calif.)
    Nolan, (D-Minn.)Paulsen, (R-Minn.)
  • Oct. 2, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Barletta, (R-Pa.)Sarbanes, (D-Md.)Thompson, M. (D-Calif.)
  • Sept. 26, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Royce, (R-Calif.)
  • Sept. 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 12

    Bishop, S. (D-Ga.)Heck, (D-Wash.)Khanna, (D-Calif.)
    Clark, K. (D-Mass.)Jeffries, (D-N.Y.)Lee, B. (D-Calif.)
    Clay, (D-Mo.)Johnson, E.B. (D-Texas)Sinema, (D-Ariz.)
    Doggett, (D-Texas)Kaptur, (D-Ohio)Smith, Adam (D-Wash.)
  • Sept. 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Deutch, (D-Fla.)Zeldin, (R-N.Y.)
  • Sept. 7, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Beyer (D-Va.)Brownley, (D-Calif.)
  • Sept. 5, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Gottheimer, (D-N.J.)Lowey, (D-N.Y.)
  • Sept. 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Beatty, (D-Ohio)Crist, (D-Fla.)Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)
  • Aug. 22, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Gonzalez, (D-Texas)
  • Aug. 18, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Johnson, H. (D-Ga.)
  • Aug. 15, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Loebsack, (D-Iowa)
  • Aug. 8, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Comstock, (R-Va.)Rice, K. (D-N.Y.)
  • Aug. 4, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Davis, S. (D-Calif.)Himes, (D-Conn.)
    Frelinghuysen, (R-N.J.)Lujan Grisham, M. (D-N.M.)
  • July 28, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Aguilar, (D-Calif.)Meng, (D-N.Y.)
  • July 27, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Capuano, (D-Mass.)Kuster, (D-N.H.)McGovern, (D-Mass.)
  • July 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Doyle, (D-Pa.)Joyce, (R-Ohio)Serrano, (D-N.Y.)
    Frankel, (D-Fla.)McSally, (R-Ariz.)
  • July 24, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 7

    Gabbard, (D-Hawaii)Murphy, S. (D-Fla.)Upton, (R-Mich.)
    Hanabusa, (D-Hawaii)Norcross, (D-N.J.)
    Kind, (D-Wis.)Tonko, (D-N.Y.)
  • July 18, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Conyers (D-Mich.)Maloney, C. (D-N.Y.)Murphy, T. (R-Pa.)
  • July 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Castor, (D-Fla.)Katko, (R-N.Y.)Lynch, (D-Mass.)
  • July 11, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Poliquin, (R-Maine)
  • June 23, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 17

    Allen, (R-Ga.)Faso, (R-N.Y.)Ros-Lehtinen, (R-Fla.)
    Amodei, (R-Nev.)Fudge, (D-Ohio)Scott, A. (R-Ga.)
    Bacon, (R-Neb.)Kelly, T. (R-Miss.)Simpson, (R-Idaho)
    Curbelo, (R-Fla.)Marshall, (R-Kan.)Valadao, (R-Calif.)
    Davis, R. (R-Ill.)Nunes, (R-Calif.)Yoho, (R-Fla.)
    Denham, (R-Calif.)Rogers, M. (R-Ala.)
  • June 20, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Roybal-Allard, (D-Calif.)Schweikert, (R-Ariz.)
  • June 15, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    McEachin, (D-Va.)Smith, C. (R-N.J.)
  • June 13, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Jones, (R-N.C.)Marino, (R-Pa.)Stivers, (R-Ohio)
    Levin, (D-Mich.)Ruiz, (D-Calif.)
  • June 6, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Blunt Rochester, (D-Del.)Lance, (R-N.J.)Sires, (D-N.J.)
    Chu, (D-Calif.)Lipinski, (D-Ill.)Tsongas, (D-Mass.)
  • May 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Higgins, B. (D-N.Y.)Payne (D-N.J.)
    Maloney, S.P. (D-N.Y.)Schakowsky, (D-Ill.)
  • May 23, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Costello, (R-Pa.)Yoder, (R-Kan.)
  • May 19, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Courtney, (D-Conn.)Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
    Green, G. (D-Texas)Nadler, (D-N.Y.)
  • May 17, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 13

    Connolly, (D-Va.)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Ross, (R-Fla.)
    DeSaulnier, (D-Calif.)LaMalfa, (R-Calif.)Ruppersberger, (D-Md.)
    Donovan, (R-N.Y.)Moulton, (D-Mass.)Schneider, (D-Ill.)
    Jackson Lee, (D-Texas)Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
    Kihuen, (D-Nev.)Pingree, (D-Maine)
  • May 4, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Bishop, M. (R-Mich.)Esty, (D-Conn.)Polis, (D-Colo.)
    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Napolitano, (D-Calif.)Takano, (D-Calif.)
  • May 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Coffman, (R-Colo.)Pocan, (D-Wis.)Titus, (D-Nev.)
    Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)Schiff, (D-Calif.)
  • April 28, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 17

    Bonamici, (D-Ore.)Gallego, (D-Ariz.)Rosen, (D-Nev.)
    Carbajal, (D-Calif.)Jayapal, (D-Wash.)Rutherford, (R-Fla.)
    Cicilline, (D-R.I.)Krishnamoorthi, (D-Ill.)Shea-Porter, (D-N.H.)
    Collins, C. (R-N.Y.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)Sherman, (D-Calif.)
    Engel, (D-N.Y.)Lieu, (D-Calif.)Wasserman Schultz, (D-Fla.)
    Espaillat, (D-N.Y.)LoBiondo, (R-N.J.)
  • April 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 16

    Brady, R. (D-Pa.)Moore, (D-Wis.)Tenney, (R-N.Y.)
    Cardenas, (D-Calif.)Norton, (D-D.C.)Torres, (D-Calif.)
    DelBene, (D-Wash.)O'Halleran, (D-Ariz.)Velazquez, (D-N.Y.)
    Evans, (D-Pa.)Sanchez, (D-Calif.)Yarmuth, (D-Ky.)
    Gutierrez, (D-Ill.)Speier, (D-Calif.)
    Keating, (D-Mass.)Suozzi, (D-N.Y.)
  • April 8, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Welch, (D-Vt.)
  • April 3, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Meeks, (D-N.Y.)
  • March 28, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Chabot, (R-Ohio)Meehan, (R-Pa.)
    Gaetz, (R-Fla.)Swalwell, (D-Calif.)
  • March 22, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Cleaver (D-Mo.)Demings, (D-Fla.)Raskin, (D-Md.)
    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Quigley, (D-Ill.)Soto, (D-Fla.)
  • March 10, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Blumenauer, (D-Ore.)MacArthur, (R-N.J.)
  • March 7, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 3

    Boyle, (D-Pa.)Buchanan, (R-Fla.)Trott, (R-Mich.)
  • March 7, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Agriculture.Congressional Record p. H1593