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H.R.4733 Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 18, 2010 Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Agriculture - Livestock, Dairy and Poultry

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  • 96% of users support H.R.4733

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    • The Humane Society of the United States

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    • The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

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    • Texas Cattle Feeders Association

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    • American Farm Bureau Federation

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    • American Veterinary Medical Association

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    • David Kirby: Your Holiday Ham -- Raised on Suffering, Salmonella ... - December 23, 2010 by The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com - Elton Gallegly, the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act (H.R. 4733) is a federal bill that would require the U.S. Government to purchase animal products only from entities that do not keep animals in gestation crates, veal crates or ...

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      As noted by The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com on December 23, 2010, "Elton Gallegly, the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act (H.R. 4733) is a federal bill that would require the U.S. Government to purchase animal products only from entities that do not keep animals in gestation crates, veal crates or ..." (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/david-kirby/your-holiday-ham-raised-o_b_800301.html)
    • follow up on conklin dairy - November 06, 2010 by The Kind Life - Congresswoman Diane Watson (D-CA) has introduced a bill called the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act (HR 4733) that would prohibit the government from purchasing any animal products from animals raised in crates or cages that ...

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      As noted by The Kind Life on November 06, 2010, "Congresswoman Diane Watson (D-CA) has introduced a bill called the Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelty Act (HR 4733) that would prohibit the government from purchasing any animal products from animals raised in crates or cages that ..." (http://basiclifeneed.blogspot.com/2010/11/follow-up-on-conklin-dairy.html)
    • PLEASE VOTE: H.R. 4733, The Prevention of Farm Animal Cruelt ... - October 25, 2010 by Care2 News Network - HR 4733 would promote the well-being of farm animals by requiring Federal agencies to procure food products derived from certain animals only from.

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      As noted by Care2 News Network on October 25, 2010, "HR 4733 would promote the well-being of farm animals by requiring Federal agencies to procure food products derived from certain animals only from." (http://www.care2.com/news/member/615764297/2579269)

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