KY SB116 | 2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Introduced on January 21 2016 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2016-02-18 - recommitted to State & Local Government (S)
Pending: Senate State & Local Government Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 65 to define "dog" and "local government;" allow local governments to pass ordinances, regulations, or policies concerning dog welfare, safety, and public safety so long as the ordinance, regulation, or policy is not breed specific; prohibit any ordinance, regulation, or policy that is breed specific.

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AN ACT relating to canines.



2016-02-18Senaterecommitted to State & Local Government (S)
2016-02-03Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2016-02-02Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
2016-01-28Senateto Agriculture (S)
2016-01-21Senateintroduced in Senate

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