Bill No.: HJ0008 Drafter: DJL
LSO No.: 09LSO-0395 Effective Date:
Enrolled Act No.: HEJR0002
Chapter No.: N/A
Prime Sponsor: Representative Wallis
Catch Title: Equine resources.
Subject: Opposing federal legislation which interferes with a state's ability to direct the transport or processing of horses.
· This resolution recognizes federal efforts to prohibit the shipping, transportation and processing of horses and other equines.
· It further recognizes the effects of those activities, increasing the number of abandoned and starving animals and the negative economic impact.
· It urges Congress to oppose federal legislation that interferes with a state's ability to direct the transportation or processing of horses.