Dogs and cats; licensed vets to collect license fee and provide receipt when admin. rabies vacine. (HB339)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Licensing of dogs and cats.  Requires licensed veterinarians to forward to the local treasurer vaccination information for dogs. The local treasurer shall, upon receipt of the vaccination information, bill the owners of unlicensed dogs for a pet license. The duration of a dog or cat license may be equal to and run concurrent with the effective period of the rabies vaccination. Read the Bill »

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04/19/2006: enacted


01/05/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060993448
01/05/2006Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/01/2006Reported from ACNR with substitute (16-Y 6-N)
02/02/2006Committee substitute printed 069022448-H1
02/02/2006Read first time
02/03/2006Passed by for the day
02/06/2006Read second time
02/06/2006Committee substitute agreed to 069022448-H1
02/06/2006Amendments by Delegate Orrock agreed to
02/06/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute with amendments HB339EH1
02/06/2006Printed as engrossed 069022448-EH1
02/07/2006Read third time and passed House (71-Y 28-N 1-A)
02/07/2006VOTE: PASSAGE (71-Y 28-N 1-A)
02/07/2006Communicated to Senate
02/08/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/2006Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/20/2006Reported from ACNR with substitite (6-Y 5-N)
02/20/2006Committee substitute printed 069037448-S1
02/21/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/2006Passed by for the day
02/23/2006Read third time
02/23/2006Passed by for the day
02/24/2006Read third time
02/24/2006Passed by for the day
02/27/2006Read third time
02/27/2006Passed by for the day
02/28/2006Read third time
02/28/2006Reading of substitute waived
02/28/2006Committee substitute agreed to 069037448-S1
02/28/2006Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB339S1
02/28/2006Passed Senate with substitute (30-Y 10-N)
02/28/2006VOTE: (30-Y 10-N)
03/01/2006Placed on Calendar
03/02/2006Senate substitute agreed to by House (65-Y 35-N)
03/02/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (65-Y 35-N)
03/09/2006Signed by President
03/09/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB339ER)
03/10/2006Signed by Speaker
04/11/2006Governor's recommendation received by House
04/18/2006Placed on Calendar
04/19/2006House concurred in Governor's recommendation (71-Y 27-N)
04/19/2006VOTE: ADOPTION (71-Y 27-N)
04/19/2006Senate concurred in Governor's recommendation (38-Y 0-N)
04/19/2006VOTE: (38-Y 0-N)
04/19/2006G Governor's recommendation adopted
04/19/2006Reenrolled bill text (HB339ER2)
04/19/2006Signed by Speaker as reenrolled
04/19/2006Signed by President as reenrolled
04/19/2006Enacted, Chapter 836 (effective 7/1/07)
04/19/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0836)