Amends GS 19A-23, which defines terms as they are used in Article 3 of GS Chapter 19A, the Animal Welfare Act, as follows. Applicable to Iredell County only, amends the definition of pet shop by specifying that a person or establishment that provides dog training and obedience services and derives less than 10% of its gross receipts from the sale of animals is not considered a pet shop.
CLARIFY ANIMAL WELFARE ACT.
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AN ACT TO CLARIFY THAT CERTAIN DOG TRAINING BUSINESSES ARE NOT CLASSIFIED AS PET SHOPS FOR PURPOSES OF LICENSING UNDER THE ANIMAL WELFARE ACT.Intro. by McNeely, Mills, Setzer.
Status: Ref to the Com on Judiciary 1, if favorable, Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House (House action) (Mar 23 2023)
Wed, 22 Mar 2023 House: Filed
Thu, 23 Mar 2023 House: Passed 1st Reading
Bill H 441 (2023-2024)Summary date: Mar 22 2023 - View Summary