Senate Bill 4601
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Animal Cruelty Enforcement Act of 2020
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Sep 16, 2020
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Sep 16, 2020
Latest Action
Sep 16, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
4601
Congress
116
Policy Area
Crime and Law Enforcement
Crime and Law Enforcement
Primary focus of measure is criminal offenses, investigation and prosecution, procedure and sentencing; corrections and imprisonment; juvenile crime; law enforcement administration. Measures concerning terrorism may fall under Emergency Management or International Affairs policy areas.
Sponsorship by Party
Indiana
Louisiana
Rhode Island
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Animal Cruelty Enforcement Act of 2020

This bill establishes a new section in the Environmental and Natural Resources Division of the Department of Justice to enforce federal laws concerning animal cruelty.

Text (1)
September 16, 2020
Actions (2)
09/16/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
09/16/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Sep 17, 2020 4:27:10 AM
Updated
Jan 6, 2021 5:39:37 AM