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SB 38 - Criminalization of Participation in Cockfighting - Key Vote

Louisiana Key Votes

Conrad Appel III voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Conrad Appel III made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Criminalization of Participation in Cockfighting

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (73-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Criminalization of Participation in Cockfighting

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that makes any and all participation in a cockfight a crime.

Highlights:
-Prohibits anyone from attending, betting on, or paying admission to a cockfight at any location (Sec. 1). -Defines a "cockfight" as a contest where chickens are set against one another with the intention that they engage in combat (Sec. 1). -Establishes that anyone found in violation will face not more than a $500 fine and/or not more than six months imprisonment (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (36-2) - (Key vote)

Title: Criminalization of Participation in Cockfighting

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that makes any and all participation in a cockfight a crime.

Highlights:
-Prohibits anyone from attending, betting on, or paying admission to a cockfight at any location (Sec. 1). -Defines a "cockfight" as a contest where chickens are set against one another with the intention that they engage in combat (Sec. 1). -Establishes that anyone found in violation will face not more than a $500 fine and/or not more than six months imprisonment (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Criminalization of Participation in Cockfighting

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