MS SB2296 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 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 Create A License Requirement To Operate As A Pet Dealer Or To Operate A Kennel, Stable Or Animal Shelter; To Require The Commissioner Of Agriculture To Investigate Applicants And Issue Annual Licenses Where Required; To Require The Commissioner To Set Permit Fees; To Allow Fees To Differ Between Types Of Permit Holders; To Provide For A 100% Penalty For Late Application For A Permit Or Renewal Of A Permit; To Provide That Operating Without A License Is A Misdemeanor; To Provide For Enforcement; To Amend Section 69-1-13, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Conform; And For Related Purposes.

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Kennels; require permit and impose animal health standards.



2017-01-31SenateDied In Committee
2017-01-13SenateReferred To Agriculture;Judiciary, Division B

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