Introduced by Sen. Steve Bieda D-Warren on May 2, 2013
To define as “unfit for sale” dogs or cats sold by pet shops and related businesses if an animal is found within 30 days to have had a contagious or infectious disease that existed at the time of purchase, or becomes ill or dies from a hereditary or congenital defect within 90 days. The seller would have to a provide a refund, exchange the animal for another, pay for veterinary fees paid by the owner, or some combination of these. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Agriculture Committee on May 2, 2013