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H.R.4775 Compound 1080 and M-44 Elimination Act, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 25, 2008 Referred to the Subcommittee on Horticulture and Organic Agriculture.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on the Judiciary - Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce - Environment and Hazardous Materials

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  • 100% of users support H.R.4775

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    • On March 12, 2008, by Anonymous - I support this bill. Please contact your Reps and ask that they also support this bill!

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      As noted by Anonymous, a user on OpenCongress.org, on March 12, 2008, "I support this bill. Please contact your Reps and ask that they also support this bill!"
    • On March 12, 2008, by Anonymous - For God's sake PlEASE stop using this toxic poison.

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      As noted by Anonymous, a user on OpenCongress.org, on March 12, 2008, "For God's sake PlEASE stop using this toxic poison."
    • On February 28, 2008, by Anonymous - didn't anyone learn from the DDT, that almost destroyed our raptor birds in the 70`s.our we moving forward or back wards, think people,think1111111 virginia studebaker

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      As noted by Anonymous, a user on OpenCongress.org, on February 28, 2008, "didn't anyone learn from the DDT, that almost destroyed our raptor birds in the 70`s.our we moving forward or back wards, think people,think1111111 virginia studebaker"

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • votesmart.org part:2 - August 22, 2008 by facecomics - hr 4775, n, bill passed - senate (71 - 22). 12/07/2001, district of columbia fy2002 appropriations bill hr 2944, y, conference report adopted - senate (79 - 20). 12/04/2001, department of transportation appropriations act fy 2002 ...

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      As noted by facecomics on August 22, 2008, "hr 4775, n, bill passed - senate (71 - 22). 12/07/2001, district of columbia fy2002 appropriations bill hr 2944, y, conference report adopted - senate (79 - 20). 12/04/2001, department of transportation appropriations act fy 2002 ..." (http://facecomics.blogspot.com/2008/08/votesmartorg-part2.html)
    • Letters to the Editor Blog: Sherry L. Olson: Ban poisonous ... - July 06, 2008 by Letters to the Editor Blog - They also kill large numbers of other wildlife, including federally protected species such as wolves, eagles, and California condors, as well as pets. H.R. 4775, introduced by Rep. Peter DeFazio, will ban these two highly toxic poisons. ...

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      As noted by Letters to the Editor Blog on July 06, 2008, "They also kill large numbers of other wildlife, including federally protected species such as wolves, eagles, and California condors, as well as pets. H.R. 4775, introduced by Rep. Peter DeFazio, will ban these two highly toxic poisons. ..." (http://www.dailycamera.com/blogs/letters-editor-blog/2008/jul/07/olson/)
    • tragic loss of family pet highlights danger of poisons - June 08, 2008 by Michael Markarian: Animals & Politics - contact your member of congress today, and tell them to pass hr 4775, the compound 1080 and m-44 elimination act. we can’t allow the suffering that bea endured to be inflicted upon any other animal. ...

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      As noted by Michael Markarian: Animals & Politics on June 08, 2008, "contact your member of congress today, and tell them to pass hr 4775, the compound 1080 and m-44 elimination act. we can’t allow the suffering that bea endured to be inflicted upon any other animal. ..." (http://hslf.typepad.com/political_animal/2008/06/bea.html)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Predator Poison Under Review - January 20, 2008 by The Associated Press - On the Net: The bill is HR 4775. Congress: http://thomas.loc.gov/ Agriculture Department Wildlife Services Program: ...

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      As noted by The Associated Press on January 20, 2008, "On the Net: The bill is HR 4775. Congress: http://thomas.loc.gov/ Agriculture Department Wildlife Services Program: ..." (http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5iBts3bn4pf8XTvgLYsLpb9hp0HTgD8UAF2MG2)
    • DeFazio bill aims to ban 2 poisons - December 20, 2007 by Corvallis Gazette Times, OR - His Washington office announced Tuesday that he had introduced HR 4775, which would ban Compound 1080 and sodium cyanide devices known as M-44. ...

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      As noted by Corvallis Gazette Times, OR on December 20, 2007, "His Washington office announced Tuesday that he had introduced HR 4775, which would ban Compound 1080 and sodium cyanide devices known as M-44. ..." (http://www.gazettetimes.com/articles/2007/12/22/news/community/2loc21_defaz.txt)
    • DeFazio offers bill to ban two poisons - December 19, 2007 by Albany Democrat Herald, OR - His Washington office announced Tuesday that he had introduced HR 4775, which would ban Compound 1080 and sodium cyanide devices known as M-44. ...

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      As noted by Albany Democrat Herald, OR on December 19, 2007, "His Washington office announced Tuesday that he had introduced HR 4775, which would ban Compound 1080 and sodium cyanide devices known as M-44. ..." (http://www.dhonline.com/articles/2007/12/20/news/local/4loc02_defazio.txt)
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