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S.2770 Downed Animal Enforcement Act of 2008, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 13, 2008 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.

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  • 0% of users oppose S.2770

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    • OpenCongress - U.S. Congress - H.R.6202 Farm Animals Anti-Cruelty Act - June 05, 2008 by Open Congress : Rep. James Moran [D, VA-8] - S.394 Downed Animal and Food Safety Protection ... [1]; S.2770 Downed Animal Enforcement Act of 2008 [1]. Show More User Statistics... Hide User Statistics. In the News feed. We are not currently finding any news articles on this topic ...

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      As noted by Open Congress : Rep. James Moran [D, VA-8] on June 05, 2008, "S.394 Downed Animal and Food Safety Protection ... [1]; S.2770 Downed Animal Enforcement Act of 2008 [1]. Show More User Statistics... Hide User Statistics. In the News feed. We are not currently finding any news articles on this topic ..." (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/110-h6202/show)
    • Farm Sanctuary Releases Statement Regarding USDA Closure of ... - May 24, 2008 by FindArticles - Search Alert - - 2) The Downed Animal Enforcement Act (S. 2770), introduced by Sen. Diane Feinstein (D - California) would discourage the abuse of downed animals through stricter penalties for offenders, increasing fines for those who slaughter downed ...

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      As noted by FindArticles - Search Alert - on May 24, 2008, "2) The Downed Animal Enforcement Act (S. 2770), introduced by Sen. Diane Feinstein (D - California) would discourage the abuse of downed animals through stricter penalties for offenders, increasing fines for those who slaughter downed ..." (http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0EIN/is_2008_May_21/ai_n25438531)
    • Wayne Pacelle: A Humane Nation - May 19, 2008 by Wayne Pacelle: A Humane Nation - Dianne Feinstein's legislation (S. 2770), which requires the permanent shutdown of plants that are routine and chronic violators of federal humane handling laws. A no-downer policy should apply to pigs and other livestock. ...

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      As noted by Wayne Pacelle: A Humane Nation on May 19, 2008, "Dianne Feinstein's legislation (S. 2770), which requires the permanent shutdown of plants that are routine and chronic violators of federal humane handling laws. A no-downer policy should apply to pigs and other livestock. ..." (http://hsus.typepad.com/wayne/2008/05/usda-downers.html)

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