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2013 House Bill 4851: Impose licensure on puppy breeders
  1. Introduced by Rep. Vicki Barnett (D) on June 19, 2013, to impose licensure, regulation and $500 annual fees on “large scale commercial breeding kennels,” defined as ones where more at least 15 female dogs are housed for purposes of breeding. This bill establishes the regulations and House Bill 4850 imposes the licensure mandate.
    • Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on June 19, 2013.