Rabies; quarantine of dog after possible exposure, police dogs. (HB359)

Introduced By

Del. Nick Rush (R-Christiansburg)

Progress

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

Description

Rabies; quarantine of dog after possible exposure; police dogs. Requires a local health director, in determining whether to quarantine a dog that may have exposed a person to rabies through a bite, to weigh any proof that the dog has both a current rabies vaccination and a current certification of special training for police work, military work, or work as a first responder. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Passed

History

DateAction
01/05/2018Committee
01/05/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103364D
01/05/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/10/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB359)
01/15/2018Assigned ACNR sub: Agriculture
01/15/2018Assigned ACNRsub: Subcommittee #1
01/22/2018Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/24/2018Reported from Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/26/2018Read first time
01/29/2018Read second time and engrossed
01/30/2018Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (98-Y 0-N)
01/30/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2018Reconsideration of passage agreed to by House
01/30/2018Passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/30/2018VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE 2 (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/31/2018Constitutional reading dispensed
01/31/2018Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
02/15/2018Reported from Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2018Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2018Read third time
02/20/2018Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/20/2018Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2018Enrolled
02/22/2018Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB359ER)
02/22/2018Impact statement from VDH (HB359ER)
02/22/2018Signed by Speaker
02/23/2018Signed by President
02/26/2018Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 26, 2018
02/26/2018G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 5, 2018
03/02/2018G Approved by Governor-Chapter 93 (effective 7/1/18)
03/02/2018G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0093)

Video

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 44 seconds.