PIJAC

2017 Legislative Session Overview - South Dakota

The South Dakota Legislature adjourned its 2017 legislative session on March 27, 2017.

3 pet industry-related bills were introduced, 2 of which were considered priority by PIJAC.

Final Disposition of Priority Legislation:

BILL #

SUMMARY

FINAL DISPOSITION

HB 1159

Amends Title 40 (Animals & Livestock), Chapter 1 (Cruelty, Abuse & Injury to Animals) of South Dakota Statutes regarding the inspection of commercial cat and dog breeding operations.

ENACTED

SB 172

Amends Title 39 (Food and Drugs), Chapter 14 (Commercial Feeds) of South Dakota Code to increase current commercial feed and pet food inspection fees.

ENACTED

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