S 4205

  • Senate Bill
  • 117th Congress
  • Introduced in Senate May 12, 2022
  • Passed Senate Aug 06, 2022
  • Passed House Sep 14, 2022
  • Governor

Abstract

Planning for Animal Wellness Act or the PAW Act

This bill directs the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to establish a working group relating to best practices and federal guidance for animals in emergencies and disasters.

Specifically, the working group shall (1) encourage and foster collaborative efforts among individuals and entities working to address the needs of household pets, service and assistance animals, and captive animals in emergency and disaster preparedness, response, and recovery; and (2) review best practices and federal guidance on sheltering and evacuation planning relating to the needs of such pets and animals.

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Sep 14, 2022

House

Pursuant to section 11 of H. Res. 1339, and the motion offered by Mr. Hoyer, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 1468, as amended; H.R. 5865; H.R. 5916, as amended; H.R. 7735, as amended; H.R. 7846; H.R. 7939, as amended; H.R. 8260, as amended; and S. 4205. (consideration: CR H7814-7822; text: CR H7814)

House

Passed/agreed to in House: Pursuant to section 11 of H. Res. 1339, and the motion offered by Mr. Hoyer, the following bills passed under suspension of the rules: H.R. 1468, as amended; H.R. 5865; H.R. 5916, as amended; H.R. 7735, as amended; H.R. 7846; H.R. 7939, as amended; H.R. 8260, as amended; and S. 4205.

Sep 14, 2022

House

Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 1339, proceedings on S. 4205 are considered vacated.

Sep 13, 2022

House

At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.

Sep 13, 2022

House

DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on S. 4205.

Sep 13, 2022

House

Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7758-7759; text: CR H7758-7759)

Sep 13, 2022

House

Ms. Norton moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.

Aug 09, 2022

House

Held at the desk.

Aug 09, 2022

House

Received in the House.

Aug 08, 2022

Senate

Message on Senate action sent to the House.

Aug 06, 2022

Senate

Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4165)

Senate

Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.(consideration: CR S4165)

Aug 03, 2022

Senate

Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 466.

Senate

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Peters with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 117-140.

May 25, 2022

Senate

Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.

May 12, 2022

Senate

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

Senate

Introduced in Senate

Bill Text

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Related Documents

Document Format
S. Rept. 117-140 PDF
CBO: S. 4205, PAW Act HTML

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