Category: Federal Legislation

Bill Would be Alternative to PAST Legislation

The Horse Magazine By Pat Raia, February 28, 2014 A bill that would give federal lawmakers an alternate way to prevent the soring of Tennessee Walking Horses was introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives this week. Last year, U.S.…

Judge clears way for domestic horse slaughter

CBS News ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. A federal judge on Friday cleared the way for horse slaughterhouses to resume operating in the U.S. as early as next week. U.S. District Judge Christina Armijo in Albuquerque threw out a lawsuit by The Humane…

S.A.F.E. Act – Bogus Science and Bad Legislation

From the Animal Welfare Council – for reprint permission email awc@animalwelfarecouncil.org   Overview of the legislation The Safeguard American Food Exports Act (S.A.F.E.) is legislation which would amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. The S.A.F.E. Act (H.R. 1094…