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S. 311 - A Bill to Amend the Horse Protection Act to Prohibit the Shipping, Transporting, Moving, Delivering, Receiving, Possessing, Purc

Animals. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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A bill to amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
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The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
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A Bill to Amend the Horse Protection Act to Prohibit the Shipping, Transporting, Moving, Delivering, Receiving, Possessing, Purc

S. 311 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
A bill to amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Horse Protection Act to prohibit the shipping, transporting, moving, delivering, receiving, possessing, purchasing, selling, or donation of horses and other equines to be slaughtered for human consumption, and for other purposes.
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    Sponsor
    Mary L. Landrieu
    Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Animals
    • Auctions
    • Authorization
    • Budgets
    • Business
    • Criminal justice
    • Department of Agriculture
    • Executive departments
    • Exhibitions
    • Fines (Penalties)
    • Food
    • Horses
    • Humanities
    • Law
    • Meat packing industry
    • Protection of animals
    • Searches and seizures
    • Transportation
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced1/17/2007
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced1/17/2007
    1/17/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
    Put on a legislative calendar4/25/2007Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
    11/14/2007Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Reported by Senator Inouye without amendment. With written report No. 110-229.
    Put on a legislative calendar11/14/2007Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 488.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    supported this bill

    $188,805
    $188,805
    12 times as much
    $690,020
    $1,651,106
    $0
    $2,341,126
    5 Organizations Supported and 3 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    A Bill to Amend the Horse Protection Act to Prohibit the Shipping, Transporting, Moving, Delivering, Receiving, Possessing, Purchasing, Selling, or Donation of Horses and Other Equines to Be Slaughtered for Human Consumption, and for Other Purposes.

    5 organizations supported this bill

    Animal Welfare Institute
    (n.d.). Animal Welfare Institute. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Born Free USA
    (n.d.). Animal Protection Institute. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Habitat For Horses
    (n.d.). Habitat for Horses. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Hooved Animal Humane Society
    (n.d.). New York Times. Retrieved n.d., from .
    Humane Society of the United States
    (n.d.). The Humane Society of the United States. Retrieved n.d., from .

    3 organizations opposed this bill

    American Quarter Horse Association
    (n.d.). New York Times. Retrieved n.d., from .
    American Veterinary Medical Association
    (n.d.). American Veterinary Medical Association. Retrieved n.d., from .
    National Association of Counties
    (n.d.). PR Newswire Association LLC Apr 24, 2007. Retrieved n.d., from .

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 110th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2003 – December 31, 2008.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$3,000$2,700
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$12,500
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$2,000
    Max BaucusDMT$6,300$42,180
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$5,000
    Bob BennettRUT$0$29,671
    Joe BidenDDE$0$2,000
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$17,150
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$32,175
    Barbara BoxerDCA$21,600$12,100
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$8,100
    Sam BrownbackRKS$0$22,100
    Jim BunningRKY$0$5,750
    Richard BurrRNC$0$24,750
    Robert ByrdDWV$16,500$700
    Maria CantwellDWA$9,000$9,350
    Ben CardinDMD$2,250$1,000
    Tom CarperDDE$0$400
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$7,550
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$65,608
    Hillary ClintonDNY$0$53,650
    Tom CoburnROK$0$27,150
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$15,500
    Norm ColemanRMN$0$51,507
    Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$8,500
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$1,000$22,250
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$11,900
    John CornynRTX$0$238,355
    Larry CraigRID$0$18,300
    Mike CrapoRID$0$31,060
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$11,200
    Chris DoddDCT$0$16,400
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$1,000$43,081
    Pete DomeniciRNM$0$17,700
    Byron DorganDND$0$13,500
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,000$23,350
    John EnsignRNV$9,000$28,790
    Mike EnziRWY$0$31,665
    Russ FeingoldDWI$200$5,450
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$32,064
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$6,950
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$21,750
    Judd GreggRNH$0$12,000
    Chuck HagelRNE$0$9,300
    Tom HarkinDIA$4,000$38,632
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$13,600
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$146,850
    Jim InhofeROK$0$39,849
    Dan InouyeDHI$0$8,350
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,000$16,200
    Tim JohnsonDSD$4,250$27,000
    Ted KennedyDMA$0$15,450
    John F. KerryDMA$0$250
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$16,750
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$0$72,450
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$20,250$9,700
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$19,355$5,750
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$9,800
    Carl LevinDMI$3,300$4,000
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$6,500
    Blanche LincolnDAR$1,000$28,300
    Chester Trent LottRMS$0$4,000
    Dick LugarRIN$0$13,500
    Mel MartinezRFL$0$38,250
    John McCainRAZ$0$11,000
    Claire McCaskillDMO$14,200$8,000
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$50,450
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$4,850
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$11,000
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$5,500
    Patty MurrayDWA$8,000$11,550
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$2,000$54,700
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$40,198
    Barack ObamaDIL$0$6,350
    Mark L. PryorDAR$0$21,315
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$8,000$8,000
    Harry ReidDNV$14,600$30,800
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$68,586
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$1,000
    Ken SalazarDCO$0$55,373
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$4,200
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$3,000
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$14,450
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$6,250
    Gordon SmithROR$0$46,100
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$3,000$6,000
    Arlen SpecterDPA$0$18,450
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$16,150
    Ted StevensRAK$1,000$7,000
    John SununuRNH$0$3,300
    Jon TesterDMT$0$66,760
    Craig ThomasRWY$0$18,950
    John ThuneRSD$0$64,707
    David VitterRLA$2,000$14,150
    George VoinovichROH$0$6,300
    John WarnerRVA$0$2,000
    Jim WebbDVA$1,000$7,650
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$1,000$1,750
    Ron WydenDOR$8,000$75,950

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Daniel K. AkakaDHI$3,000$2,700
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$12,500
    Alan Wayne AllardRCO$0$2,000
    Max BaucusDMT$6,300$42,180
    Birch "Evan" BayhDIN$0$5,000
    Bob BennettRUT$0$29,671
    Joe BidenDDE$0$2,000
    Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$0$17,150
    Christopher "Kit" BondRMO$0$32,175
    Barbara BoxerDCA$21,600$12,100
    Sherrod BrownDOH$0$8,100
    Sam BrownbackRKS$0$22,100
    Jim BunningRKY$0$5,750
    Richard BurrRNC$0$24,750
    Robert ByrdDWV$16,500$700
    Maria CantwellDWA$9,000$9,350
    Ben CardinDMD$2,250$1,000
    Tom CarperDDE$0$400
    Bob CaseyDPA$0$7,550
    Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$0$65,608
    Hillary ClintonDNY$0$53,650
    Tom CoburnROK$0$27,150
    William Thad CochranRMS$0$15,500
    Norm ColemanRMN$0$51,507
    Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$8,500
    Gaylord Kent ConradDND$1,000$22,250
    Bob CorkerRTN$0$11,900
    John CornynRTX$0$238,355
    Larry CraigRID$0$18,300
    Mike CrapoRID$0$31,060
    Jim DeMintRSC$0$11,200
    Chris DoddDCT$0$16,400
    Mary Elizabeth DoleRNC$1,000$43,081
    Pete DomeniciRNM$0$17,700
    Byron DorganDND$0$13,500
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,000$23,350
    John EnsignRNV$9,000$28,790
    Mike EnziRWY$0$31,665
    Russ FeingoldDWI$200$5,450
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$1,000$32,064
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$6,950
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$21,750
    Judd GreggRNH$0$12,000
    Chuck HagelRNE$0$9,300
    Tom HarkinDIA$4,000$38,632
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$0$13,600
    Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$0$146,850
    Jim InhofeROK$0$39,849
    Dan InouyeDHI$0$8,350
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$1,000$16,200
    Tim JohnsonDSD$4,250$27,000
    Ted KennedyDMA$0$15,450
    John F. KerryDMA$0$250
    Amy KlobucharDMN$0$16,750
    Herb KohlDWI$0$0
    Jon KylRAZ$0$72,450
    Mary L. LandrieuDLA$20,250$9,700
    Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$19,355$5,750
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$0$9,800
    Carl LevinDMI$3,300$4,000
    Joe LiebermanICT$0$6,500
    Blanche LincolnDAR$1,000$28,300
    Chester Trent LottRMS$0$4,000
    Dick LugarRIN$0$13,500
    Mel MartinezRFL$0$38,250
    John McCainRAZ$0$11,000
    Claire McCaskillDMO$14,200$8,000
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$0$50,450
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$0$4,850
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$0$11,000
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$5,500
    Patty MurrayDWA$8,000$11,550
    Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$2,000$54,700
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$0$40,198
    Barack ObamaDIL$0$6,350
    Mark L. PryorDAR$0$21,315
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$8,000$8,000
    Harry ReidDNV$14,600$30,800
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$68,586
    John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$0$1,000
    Ken SalazarDCO$0$55,373
    Bernie SandersIVT$0$4,200
    Chuck SchumerDNY$0$3,000
    Jeff SessionsRAL$0$14,450
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$6,250
    Gordon SmithROR$0$46,100
    Olympia J. SnoweRME$3,000$6,000
    Arlen SpecterDPA$0$18,450
    Debbie StabenowDMI$0$16,150
    Ted StevensRAK$1,000$7,000
    John SununuRNH$0$3,300
    Jon TesterDMT$0$66,760
    Craig ThomasRWY$0$18,950
    John ThuneRSD$0$64,707
    David VitterRLA$2,000$14,150
    George VoinovichROH$0$6,300
    John WarnerRVA$0$2,000
    Jim WebbDVA$1,000$7,650
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$1,000$1,750
    Ron WydenDOR$8,000$75,950

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Animal Rights$188,805

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

    $ Donated
    Livestock$1,651,106
    Veterinarians$690,020
    Municipal & county government organizations$0
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