Dealers; prohibits sale of dogs or cats for experimental purposes. (SB87)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Stanley (R-Moneta) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)

Progress

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

Description

Dealers; sale of dogs or cats for experimental purposes. Prohibits a dealer or commercial dog or cat breeder from importing for sale, selling, or offering for sale a dog or cat bred by a person who has received certain citations pursuant to the federal Animal Welfare Act. Current law only prohibits such activities related to the sale of dogs. The bill also clarifies that selling includes selling the dog or cat for experimental purposes. Read the Bill »

Status

01/05/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources Committee

History

DateAction
01/05/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101357D
01/05/2022Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/19/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB87)

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