Horse Slaughter Legislative Timeline 2019

116th U.S. Congress (2019 — 2020)

DATE VENUE ACTIVITY STATUS
1st Session, February 4, 2019 U.S. House H.R.961 Introduced by Rep. Janice D. Schakowsky (D-IL-9)

Referred to Energy and CommerceAgriculture Committees

Read Bill Text
View Cosponsors

Pending

TAKE ACTION!

SUPPORT H.R.961

1st Session, March 1, 2019 U.S. House HR.961 referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Pending
1st Session, June 25, 2019 U.S. House Voted 227-194 to pass a large package of fiscal year 2020 appropriations bills to fund several federal departments, including Agriculture, Interior and Commerce (H.R.3055). Prohibits USDA spending on horse slaughter inspections, effectively preventing the reopening of horse slaughterhouses in the U.S. for FY20 (Oct. 1, 2019 — Sept. 30, 2020)
1st Session, June 27, 2019 U.S. Senate S.2006 Introduced by Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ)

Referred to Senate Committee on the Judiciary

View Cosponsors

Pending

Take Action — Support S.2006

Contributors: Vivian Farrell

THF 2019 Logo. ©The Horse Fund.

Published by

Fund for Horses

The Fund for Horses is the single most influential advocacy group dedicated to the protection of horses. Get involved. Join us. Together let's see what we can do.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s