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CS/SB 48: Declawing of Cats

GENERAL BILL by Agriculture ; Book

Declawing of Cats; Prohibiting a person from performing a declawing on a cat within this state; providing an exception; providing that a veterinarian who performs a prohibited declawing is subject to disciplinary action by the Board of Veterinary Medicine, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2020
Last Action: 1/31/2020 Senate - Now in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Agriculture (AG)
  2. Innovation, Industry, and Technology (IT)
  3. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
8/2/2019 Senate • Filed
8/16/2019 Senate • Referred to Agriculture; Innovation, Industry, and Technology; Rules -SJ 8
1/9/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Agriculture, 01/14/20, 2:30 pm, 301 Senate Building --Temporarily Postponed
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 8
1/23/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Agriculture, 01/28/20, 1:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
1/28/2020 Senate • CS by Agriculture; YEAS 4 NAYS 1 -SJ 215
1/29/2020 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• CS by Agriculture read 1st time -SJ 217
1/31/2020 Senate • Now in Innovation, Industry, and Technology