US HB837 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 24-2)
Status: Introduced on January 29 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-15 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Chronic Wasting Disease Transmission in Cervidae Study Act This bill requires the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and the U.S. Geological Survey to contract the National Academy of Sciences to study the predominant pathways and mechanisms of the transmission of chronic wasting disease in wild, captive, and farmed populations of deer, elk, reindeer, and moose populations in the United States.

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Title

Chronic Wasting Disease Transmission in Cervidae Study Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-15HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture.
2019-02-15HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife.
2019-01-29HouseReferred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2019-01-29HouseReferred to the Committee on Agriculture, and in addition to the Committee on Natural Resources, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2019-01-29HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB382 (Related) 2019-02-07 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S1135-1136)

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