Banning the slaughter of horses for human consumption: H.R. 1094: Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2013 – POPVOX.com

Weigh in and send your message to Congress about Banning the slaughter of horses for human consumption: H.R. 1094: Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2013

EPONA – Equine Protection of North America‘s insight:

Certainly by now you understand this issue, but do you know how many times it has been attempted: • 2001: H.R.2622; 2002: H.R.3781; • 2003: H.R.857 • 2004: S.2352 • 2005: H.R. 503, S.1915, Virgie S. Arden American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act; • 2006: U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 503, the American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act by a vote of 263-146;
• 2006: S.1915 Virgie S. Arden American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act died in the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. • 2007: H.R.503, The American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act; S.311, The American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act; • 4/25/2007: The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee approved S.311, the American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act by a vote of 15 to 7. • 2008: H.R.6598, the Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2008; • 9/23/2008: H.R.6598 passed the House Judiciary Committee by voice vote.
• 2009: H.R.503, Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2009;
S.727, the Landrieu-Ensign Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act;
• 2011: H.R.2966, American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act of 2011; S.1176, American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act of 2011.
Don’t you think it is about time you listened to the people?

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