S.1283 - Safe Commercial Transportation of Horses Act of 1995104th Congress (1995-1996)
Summary: S.1283 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)
Introduced in Senate (09/28/1995)
Safe Commercial Transportation of Horses Act of 1995 - Amends specified Federal law (and entitles it as the Federal Humane Methods of Livestock Slaughter Act) to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to: (1) issue regulations governing the humane commercial transportation of horses for slaughter; (2) enter into related cooperative agreements with Federal and State entities; and (3) make necessary investigations and inspections.
Establishes civil and criminal penalties for violations of such provisions, including interference with enforcement activities.