US HB5217 | 2023-2024 | 118th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 23-0)
Status: Introduced on August 15 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-08-15 - Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
Pending: House Natural Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


To amend the National Wildlife Refuge System Administration Act of 1966 to prohibit the possession or use of body-gripping traps in the National Wildlife Refuge System, and for other purposes.

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Refuge From Cruel Trapping Act



2023-08-15HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
2023-08-15HouseIntroduced in House


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