Alabama House Bill 235, which seeks to authorize food service establishments to allow pet dogs in outdoor restaurant seating areas if the company wishes to do so, continues to advance. It has already passed in the House and will next be voted on by the Senate Committee on Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Development. The bill could appear on the committee’s agenda as early as Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Dog owners who support this legislation are encouraged to send messages of support to committee members urging them to vote yes on HB 235. Please scroll down for contact information.
For more information on HB 235, view AKC’s 2/8/21 legislative alert in support of this legislation.
Committee Contact Information:
Senator Steve Livingston, (334) 261-0858, email@example.com
Senator Garlan Gudger, (334) 261-0855, firstname.lastname@example.org
Senator Vivian Figures, (334) 261-0871, email@example.com
Senator Malika Sanders-Fortier, (334) 261-0860, firstname.lastname@example.org
Senator Dan Roberts, (334) 261-0856, email@example.com
Senator Will Barfoot, (334) 261-0895, firstname.lastname@example.org
Senator Arthur Orr, (334) 261-0758, email@example.com
Senator Shay Shelnutt, (334) 261-0794, firstname.lastname@example.org
Senator Clyde Chambliss, (334) 261-0872, email@example.com
Senator Clay Scofield, (334) 261-0876, firstname.lastname@example.org
Senator Tom Butler, (334) 261-0884, email@example.com
Senator Andrew Jones, (334) 261-0857, firstname.lastname@example.org
Senator Greg J. Reed (334) 261-0894, email@example.com
Please also take a moment to thank Rep. Steve McMillan for sponsoring HB 235 at (334) 261-0523 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, please contact AKC Government Relations at email@example.com or 919-816-3720.