Law-enforcement canines; regulation of rabies. (HB2134)

Introduced By

Del. William Barlow (D-Smithfield)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Regulation of rabies; law-enforcement canines.  Provides that no canine used by any law-enforcement agency for law-enforcement purposes shall be quarantined unless such canine is showing active signs of rabies or is suspected of having rabies. The law-enforcement agency must notify the local health director of any abnormal behavior exhibited by the canine and provide the local health director access to the canine for examination at any reasonable time. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Committee
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101828D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/25/2011Assigned ACNRsub: #1 Agriculture
01/31/2011Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely
02/08/2011Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources