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2015 Regular Session



Commercial Sale of Dogs and Cats - Prohibited - Companion Animal Welfare Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kramer


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting the sale of dogs and cats by a retail pet store after June 1, 2015, and individuals under specified conditions at specified locations; establishing specified penalties for a violation of the Act; providing for the application of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Kramer
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2015
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Business Regulation and Occupations
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Transient Merchants
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation
(19-701, 19-702, 19-707, 19-702.1)
Article - Criminal Law
Article - Local Government

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October 24, 2017 4:43 P.M.