Livestock or poultry; compensation owner is entitled to receive for those killed or injured by dogs. (SB432)

Introduced By

Sen. Ryan McDougle (R-Mechanicsville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Compensation for livestock or poultry. Removes the cap on the fair market value that the owner of livestock or poultry that has been killed or injured by dogs is entitled to receive as compensation, provided certain procedures are followed. Currently, such compensation cannot exceed $400 per animal or $10 per fowl. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/07/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14100152D
01/07/2014Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/16/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB432)
01/16/2014Committee substitute printed 14104066D-S1
01/16/2014Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources with substitite (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/21/2014Read second time
01/21/2014Reading of substitute waived
01/21/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104066D-S1
01/21/2014Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB432S1
01/22/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB432S1)
01/22/2014Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB432)
01/23/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB432S1)
01/24/2014Placed on Calendar
01/24/2014Read first time
01/24/2014Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
02/12/2014Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources with substitute (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2014Committee substitute printed 14104296D-H1
02/13/2014Read second time
02/14/2014Read third time
02/14/2014Committee substitute agreed to 14104296D-H1
02/14/2014Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB432H1
02/14/2014Passed House with substitute BLOCK VOTE (94-Y 0-N)
02/14/2014VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (94-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB432H1)
02/18/2014House substitute agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/2014Title replaced 14104296D-H1
02/20/2014Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB432ER)
02/20/2014Impact statement from DPB (SB432ER)
02/20/2014Signed by Speaker
02/22/2014Signed by President
03/05/2014G Approved by Governor-Chapter 160 (effective 7/1/14)
03/05/2014G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0160)


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 55 seconds.