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Horse slaughter ban passes the House

Sep 11, 2006
— Bill sails with a 263 to 146 vote last Thursday. — If the Senate follows the House's lead, 92,000 horses have undetermined futures. U.S. House of Representatives legislators spoke last week during the first week of session since recess. The vote of attention on behalf of agriculturalists, as well as animal rights activists, was House Resolution 503, the American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act. Legislators said yes by a 263 to 146 vote to a ban that...

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