Showing 71-80 of 1,642 results

Legislative Alerts Oregon Breeders Bill to be Considered Today, Mon., Feb. 23rd!
Oregon House Bill 2470 will be considered by the House Consumer Protection Committee today, Monday, February 23, at 3 PM in House Room E at the Capitol, 900 Court Street NE, Salem, 97301.  The bill, part of a national agenda aimed at severely limiting the responsible breeding of dogs, does not address the needs of […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/oregon-breeders-bill-to-be-considered-today-mon-feb-23rd/ | February 23, 2009
Legislative Alerts UPDATE: Indiana Breeders’ Restrictions Bill Passes House of Representatives
The Indiana House of Representatives has passed House Bill 1468, which imposes limits on dog ownership and labels anyone who sells five dogs a year a "pet dealer".  This bill is being advertised as a solution to "puppy mills" in the state.  The AKC agrees that kennels with deplorable conditions must never be tolerated; however, […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/update-indiana-breeders-restrictions-bill-passes-house-of-representati/ | February 24, 2009
Legislative Alerts Washington Alert: Bill Places Numerous Regulations on Dog Breeders and Owners
A bill has been introduced in the Washington State Legislature to limit dog ownership and impose numerous regulations on responsible breeders and dog owners.  All Washington responsible dog owners and breeders are encouraged to contact their State Senator and express their opposition to Senate Bill 5651. The American Kennel Club (AKC) rejects the unsubstantiated legislative […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/washington-alert-bill-places-numerous-regulations-on-dog-breeders-and/ | February 26, 2009
Legislative Alerts Florida Alert: Bill Places Numerous Regulations on Dog Breeders and Owners
March 2, 2009 A bill has been introduced in the Florida House of Representatives to limit dog ownership and impose numerous regulations on responsible breeders and dog owners, including imposing regulations on any person owning 10 or more dogs and limiting ownership to 50 dogs.  All Florida responsible dog owners and breeders are encouraged to […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/florida-alert-bill-places-numerous-regulations-on-dog-breeders-and-own/ | March 2, 2009
Legislative Alerts Update: Maryland Rejects Restrictive Breeders Bill
The AKC congratulates Maryland dog owners and breeders on a major victory on March 2, when the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee gave an unfavorable report to a bill that would have placed numerous restrictions on dog owners and breeders. Senate Bill 318 would have mandated the implementation of rigid engineering requirements for anyone owning 10 […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/update-maryland-rejects-restrictive-breeders-bill/ | March 3, 2009
Legislative Alerts North Carolina Bills Aim to Regulate Breeders
North Carolina House Bill 460, sponsored by Representative Maggie Jeffus of Greensboro and Representative Margaret Highsmith Dickson of Fayetteville, and its companion bill, Senate Bill 460, sponsored by Senators Don Davis of Snow Hill and Senator Don Vaughan of Greensboro, have been filed.  The bills seek to regulate the commercial breeding of dogs in North […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/north-carolina-bills-aim-to-regulate-breeders/ | March 9, 2009
Legislative Alerts URGENT: Illinois Crop/Dock and Breeder Regulations Bills to Be Heard on March 10 and March 11!
The AKC urges all responsible dog owners and breeders to call or email your state legislators TODAY regarding two important pieces of legislation that are scheduled for consideration on Tuesday, March 11 and Wednesday, March 12, 2009. It is crucial that constituents communicate their opposition to these measures immediately. Although we are awaiting amendments for […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/urgent-illinois-crop-dock-and-breeder-regulations-bills-to-be-heard-on/ | March 10, 2009
Legislative Alerts New NC Bill Targets Breeders
North Carolina House Bill 733, filed on Thursday, March 19th, seeks to strictly regulate dog breeding in the Tarheel State by imposing ownership and breeding limits. This measure is sponsored by Representatives McElraft, Dickson, Sager, and Allen. Bills similar to HB 733 have been introduced across the country since the start of 2009 - including […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/new-nc-bill-targets-breeders/ | March 20, 2009
Legislative Alerts Strict Breeder Oversight Bills on the Move in Minnesota
Two bills that seek to provide strict oversight of responsible dog breeders are on the move in Minnesota. It is imperative that concerned responsible dog breeders and owners in Minnesota contact their elected officials in St. Paul as well as the appropriate committee members listed below, and express their opposition to the bills as they […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/strict-breeder-oversight-bills-on-the-move-in-minnesota/ | March 24, 2009
Legislative Alerts March 25 Update on Minnesota Breeder Oversight Bills
The American Kennel Club Government Relations Department reports the following developments regarding the breeder oversight bills currently under consideration by the Minnesota Legislature.  Minnesota’s concerned responsible dog breeders and owners are strongly encouraged to take action today! SF 7 On March 24, the Minnesota Senate Agriculture Committee voted not to take Senate File 7 "off […]
https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/march-25-update-on-minnesota-breeder-oversight-bills/ | March 25, 2009

Showing 71-80 of 1,642 results