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H.R. 5798

To amend the Public Health Service Act to modify the program for the sanctuary system for surplus chimpanzees by terminating the authority for the removal of chimpanzees from the system for research purposes.

Dec 6, 2006: Passed House Health

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December 7, 2006 Received in the Senate.
December 6, 2006
12:28 PM EST
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
December 6, 2006
12:27 PM EST
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR 12/7/2006 H8778-8779)
December 6, 2006
12:23 PM EST
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5798.
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December 6, 2006
12:22 PM EST
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR 12/7/2006 H8778-8779)
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