Cats and dogs; evidence by owner of inoculation or vaccination of rabies. (HB3147)

Introduced By

Del. Tom Gear (R-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Release of a cat or dog. Requires the person who is seeking to release a cat or dog to a releasing agency or animal control officer to demonstrate he is the animal's owner by presenting evidence that the animal has been inoculated or vaccinated against rabies. Read the Bill »

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Bill Has Failed


01/19/2007Presented and ordered printed 072541304
01/19/2007Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/23/2007Assigned ACNRsub: Agriculture (Orrock)


Jenni writes:

Why should someone get their pet up-to-date on it's vacinations just to put it to sleep? That doesn't make any sense.