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PA Bill Number: SB187

Title: Further providing for title and for definitions; and making editorial changes.

Description: Further providing for title and for definitions; and making editorial changes. ...

Last Action: Referred to JUDICIARY

Last Action Date: Jun 13, 2024

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Proposed Pennsylvania Senate Legislation SB746

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Legislation Overview

Title: In short title and definitions, further providing for definitions; in licenses, tags and kennels, further providing for issuance of dog licenses, compensation, proof required, deposit of funds, records, license sales, rules and regulations, failure to comply, unlawful acts and penalty, for applications for dog licenses, fees and penalties, for kennels, for requirements for kennels, for revocation or refusal of kennel licenses, for dogs temporarily in the Commonwealth and for health certificates for importation; in offenses of dogs, further providing for dog bites and detentions and isolation of dogs; in dangerous dogs, further providing for court proceedings, certificate of registration and disposition, for requirements, for public safety and penalties and for construction of article; in injury to dogs, further providing for selling, bartering or trading dogs; in enforcement and penalties, further providing for enforcement of this act by the secretary and provisions for inspections and for enforcement and penalties; in sterilization of dogs and cats, further providing for definitions; and imposing penalties.

Subject:

Description: An Act amending the act of December 7, 1982 (P.L.784, No.225), known as the Dog Law, in short title and definitions, further providing for definitions; in licenses, tags and kennels, further providing for issuance of dog licenses, compensation, proof required, deposit of funds, records, license sales, rules and regulations, failure to comply, unlawful acts and penalty, for applications for dog licenses, fees and penalties, for kennels, for requirements for kennels, for revocation or refusal of kennel licenses, for dogs temporarily in the Commonwealth and for health certificates for importation; in offenses of dogs, further providing for dog bites and detentions and isolation of dogs; in dangerous dogs, further providing for court proceedings, certificate of registration and disposition, for requirements, for public safety and penalties and for construction of article; in injury to dogs, further providing for selling, bartering or trading dogs; in enforcement and penalties, further providing for enforcement of this act by the secretary and provisions for inspections and for enforcement and penalties; in sterilization of dogs and cats, further providing for definitions; and imposing penalties.

Session: 2023-2024 Regular Session

Last Action: Act No. 18 of 2023

Last Action Date: October 23, 2023

Link: https://www.legis.state.pa.us/cfdocs/billinfo/bill_history.cfm?syear=2023&sind=0&body=S&type=B&bn=746

Sponsors

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9 sponsors: Elder Vogel (R); Amanda Cappelletti (D); Martin Flynn (D); Judy Schwank (D); Tracy Pennycuick (R); Camera Bartolotta (R); Lisa Baker (R); Frank Farry (R); John Kane (D)

History
Chamber Date Action
House Oct 23, 2023 Act No. 18 of 2023
House Oct 23, 2023 Approved by the Governor
House Oct 23, 2023 Presented to the Governor
House Oct 23, 2023 Signed in House
House Oct 23, 2023 Signed in Senate
House Oct 18, 2023 Third consideration and final passage (143-60)
House Oct 18, 2023 Re-reported as committed
House Jun 27, 2023 Second consideration
House Jun 27, 2023 Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
House Jun 26, 2023 Removed from table
House Jun 22, 2023 First consideration
House Jun 22, 2023 Reported as committed
House Jun 22, 2023 Laid on the table
House Jun 21, 2023 Referred to AGRICULTURE AND RURAL AFFAIRS
House Jun 20, 2023 In the House
Senate Jun 20, 2023 Third consideration and final passage (43-7)
Senate Jun 19, 2023 Amended on third consideration (47-3)
Senate Jun 19, 2023 Re-reported as committed
Senate Jun 7, 2023 Second consideration
Senate Jun 7, 2023 Re-referred to APPROPRIATIONS
Senate Jun 6, 2023 Reported as amended
Senate Jun 6, 2023 First consideration
Senate May 31, 2023 Referred to AGRICULTURE AND RURAL AFFAIRS
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Description Vote Date Yea Votes Nay Votes Absent Passed Rating Comments
10/18/2023 143 60 0 Yes
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10/18/2023 37 0 0 Yes
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06/27/2023 99 104 0 No
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06/27/2023 99 104 0 No
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06/27/2023 99 104 0 No
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06/27/2023 81 122 0 No
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06/21/2023 17 3 0 Yes
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06/20/2023 43 7 0 Yes
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06/19/2023 24 0 0 Yes
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06/19/2023 47 3 0 Yes
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06/6/2023 11 0 0 Yes
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