Animal shelters; definitions. (HB1067)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Animal shelters; definitions. Substitutes the terms "private animal shelter" for "animal shelter" and "public animal shelter" for "pound." The bill also amends the definitions of "animal shelter" and "home-based rescue." Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2014Presented and ordered printed 14101177D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/22/2014Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with amendments (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2014Read first time
01/24/2014Passed by for the day
01/27/2014Read second time
01/27/2014Committee amendments agreed to
01/27/2014Amendment by Delegate Orrock agreed to
01/27/2014Engrossed by House as amended HB1067E
01/27/2014Printed as engrossed 14101177D-E
01/28/2014Read third time and passed House (98-Y 0-N)
01/28/2014VOTE: PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/29/2014Constitutional reading dispensed
01/29/2014Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/13/2014Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/2014Read third time
02/18/2014Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2014Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1067ER)
02/20/2014Signed by Speaker
02/22/2014Signed by President
03/05/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 148 (effective 7/1/14)
03/05/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0148)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 2 minutes.