US SB1007 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 32-6-2)
Status: Introduced on April 3 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-03 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
Pending: Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

PAST Act Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2019 This bill addresses the practice of soring horses. The soring of horses includes various actions taken on horses' limbs to produce higher gaits that may cause pain, distress, inflammation, or lameness. Specifically, the bill expands soring regulation and enforcement at horse shows, exhibitions, sales, and auctions, including by establishing a new system for inspecting horses for soring. In addition, the bill increases penalties for violations.

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Title

PAST Act Prevent All Soring Tactics Act of 2019

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-04-03SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Same As/Similar To

HB693 (Same As) 2019-07-19 - Assigned to the Consensus Calendar, Calendar No. 3.

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