H.R.2811 - To amend title 18, United States Code, to include constrictor snakes of the species Python genera as an injurious animal.

view all titles (1)

All Bill Titles

  • Official: To amend title 18, United States Code, to include constrictor snakes of the species Python genera as an injurious animal. as introduced.

This Bill currently has no wiki content. If you would like to create a wiki entry for this bill, please Login, and then select the wiki tab to create it.

Bill’s Views

  • Today: 2
  • Past Seven Days: 5
  • All-Time: 9,005
 
Introduced
 
House
Passes
 
Senate
Passes
 
President
Signs
 

 
06/10/09
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Official Summary

Amends the federal criminal code to add the Burmese Python of the species Python molurus bivittatus and the African Rock Python of the species Python sebae to the list of injurious species that are prohibited from being shipped or imported into the United States.

Organizations Supporting H.R.2811

  • Animal Welfare Institute
  • Born Free USA
  • great lakes united
  • Humane Society Legislative Fund
  • Humane Society of the United States
  • natural areas association
  • ...and 9 more. See all.

Organizations Opposing H.R.2811

  • California Reptile and Invertebrate Society
  • Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC)
  • pethobbyist.com
  • Responsible Exotic Animal Ownership
  • united states association of reptile keepers


Latest Letters to Congress

See All Letters (13)
 


Vote on This Bill

4% Users Support Bill

12 in favor / 306 opposed
 

Send Your Rep a Letter

about this bill Support Oppose Tracking
Track with MyOC

Top-Rated Comments