ALC Update: H.B. 1747, a bill to promote horse slaughter has been assigned to the Missouri Senate Agriculture, Food Production and Outdoor Resources Committee.
Though it has not been announced, the committee is expected to take up the bill on Wed., April 14, 2010. Please find members here (just click on their names for contact info) and write (faxes are best) or call and urge committee members to vote no to H.B. 1747. Don't wait. Do it now. This bill has already passed the state House of Representatives.
Polite phone calls to the Senators re this bill are encouraged..
Senator Jolie Justus 573-751-2788 is very sympathetic and a real animal lover. The Chair of the Ag comm. is Senator Dan Clemens 573-751-4008 Senate Floor Leader-Kevin Engler 573-751-3455 and the Senate Pro Tem, Charlie Shields 573-751-9576
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