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HB 1999 - Authorizes the Slaughter of Horses - Key Vote

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Rick Brinkley voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (32-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes the Slaughter of Horses

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that repeals the prohibition of the slaughter of horses, effective November 1, 2013.

Highlights:
  • Repeals the prohibition of the slaughter of horses, effective November 1, 2013 (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits the sale of horsemeat for human consumption (Sec. 2).
  • Prohibits an individual from transferring the possession of horsemeat knowingly to another individual who is planning on selling the horsemeat within the state (Sec. 2).
  • Authorizes the State Commissioner of Health to have free access to any transport vehicle, factory, warehouse or establishment in which horsemeat is transported, manufactured, processed, packed, sold, or prepared (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (82-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes the Slaughter of Horses

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that repeals the prohibition of the slaughter of horses, effective November 1, 2013.

Highlights:
  • Repeals the prohibition of the slaughter of horses, effective November 1, 2013 (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits the sale of horsemeat for human consumption (Sec. 2).
  • Prohibits an individual from transferring the possession of horsemeat knowingly to another individual who is planning on selling the horsemeat within the state (Sec. 2).
  • Authorizes the State Commissioner of Health to have free access to any transport vehicle, factory, warehouse or establishment in which horsemeat is transported, manufactured, processed, packed, sold, or prepared (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Authorizes the Slaughter of Horses

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