Hearing on “H.R. 1518, a bill to amend the Horse Protection Act,” Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade (November 13, 2013)

Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade (113th Congress)
Nov 13, 2013
2322 Rayburn House Office Building

The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade held a hearing on Wednesday, November 13, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “H.R. 1518, a bill to amend the Horse Protection Act.”

Documents

Memorandum from Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman to Democratic Members of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade

Opening Statement of Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman, as prepared for delivery.

Bill Text of H.R. 1518, the "Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act of 2013"

Preliminary Transcript

 

Witnesses

Dr. John Bennett, DVM
Equine Services, LLC
On behalf of Performance Show Horse Association
Testimony

Dr. W. Ron DeHaven, DVM, MBA
Executive Vice President & CEO, American Veterinary Medical Association
Former Administrator, USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Testimony

James J. Hickey, Jr.
President
American Horse Council
Testimony

Marty Irby
International Director and Former President
Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders’ & Exhibitors’ Association
Testimony

Julius Johnson
Commissioner
Tennessee Department of Agriculture
Testimony

Teresa Bippen
President
Friends of Sound Horses
Testimony

Donna Benefield
International Walking Horse Association
Testimony

 

Webcast

 

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113th Congress