2010 Regular Session


File Code: Business Regulation and Occupations
Sponsored By:
Senators Gladden, Della, Madaleno, and Pugh
Pet Stores - Sale of Dogs Less than 9 Months of Age Prohibited


Prohibiting a retail pet store from selling or taking specified other actions with a dog less than 9 months of age; exempting specified establishments from the requirements of the Act; establishing a specified civil penalty for a violation of the Act; and providing a specified exception to the requirements of the Act.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Finance
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Criminal Law
( 10-601 , 10-601 , 10-624 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :