Private animal shelters; reporting euthanasia. (SB6)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Private animal shelters; reporting; euthanasia. Requires any private animal shelter that euthanizes animals to submit to the State Veterinarian an annual report listing each animal euthanized, the dates of initial confinement, holding, and euthanasia, the shelter's efforts, if any, to dispose of the animal by nonlethal means, and the basis for the decision to euthanize the animal. Read the Bill »


01/28/2016: Failed to Pass in Committee


11/22/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16100394D
11/22/2015Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/19/2016Impact statement from DPB (SB6)
01/28/2016Continued to 2017 in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (13-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)