William S. Cohen Papers | Senate Legislative
Materials on Animal Welfare
MS 188.8.131.52.3 Animal Welfare and Wildlife 1979-1996 4 boxes
Arranged alphabetically. This subseries deals with various
legislative efforts made to protect endangered species, ensure the
proper treatment of laboratory animals, and develop wildlife
sanctuaries. A bill to designate certain lands in Alaska as
wilderness (H.R. 4922, 1986), and a bill to reauthorize the
Endangered Species Act (S. 725, 1985) are two legislative
initiatives mentioned here. Records include copies of bills,
newsletters and correspondence from advocacy groups such as the
International Fund for Animal Welfare, and reports from the
Congressional Research Service.
Access to records in this sub series is restricted until 2016.
Consult the Special Collections Department for further information.
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