MS HB1065 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on January 31 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-01-31 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 97-41-16, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Create A First-offense Felony Of Aggravated Abuse Of A Dog Or Cat; To Define The Term "adequate Shelter"; To Limit The Number Of Counts That Can Be Charged Arising From A Single Incident; To Require Reporting Of All Offenses Against Dogs Or Cats To Conform To Fbi Reporting Guidelines; To Bring Forward Section 97-41-1, Mississippi Code Of 1972, For The Purpose Of Possible Amendments; And For Related Purposes.

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Mississippi Dog and Cat Pet Protection Law of 2011; revise.



2017-01-31HouseDied In Committee
2017-01-16HouseReferred To Agriculture;Judiciary B

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