16 U.S.C. § 1331 - Congressional findings and declaration of policy

Cite as:16 U.S.C. § 1331
Currency:Current through P.L. 116-65 (10/09/2019)

Congress finds and declares that wild free-roaming horses and burros are living symbols of the historic and pioneer spirit of the West; that they contribute to the diversity of life forms within the Nation and enrich the lives of the American people; and that these horses and burros are fast disappearing from the American scene. It is the policy of Congress that wild free-roaming horses and burros shall be protected from capture, branding, harassment, or death; and to accomplish this they are to be considered in ...

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