PIJAC

2017 Legislative Session Overview - Kentucky

The Kentucky Legislature adjourned its 2017 legislative session on March 30, 2017.

7 pet industry-related bills were introduced, 4 of which were considered priority by PIJAC.

Final Disposition of Priority Legislation:

BILL #

SUMMARY

FINAL DISPOSITION

HB 112/

SB 99

Amends Title 21 (Agriculture & Animals), Chapter 258 (Animal Control & Protection) of KY Revised Statutes to further provide for the definition of "owner", when applied to the proprietorship of a dog.

ENACTED

HCR 43/

SCR 58

Amends Title 3.2, Chapter 65 (Comprehensive Animal Care) of the Code of Virginia by adding a new section establishing a Companion Animal Care Advisory Committee.

DIED IN COMMITTEE

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