Introduced by Rep. Hank Vaupel (R) on May 1, 2018 To preempt local government regulations on pet shops that comply with the state dog sale restrictions and mandates proposed by House Bill 5916. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Agriculture Committee on May 1, 2018
Reported in the House on May 16, 2018 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered by Rep. Hank Vaupel (R) on November 28, 2018 To replace the previous version of the bill with one that allows locals to regulate but not ban pet shops.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on November 28, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. William Sowerby (D) on November 28, 2018 To permit local governments to impose pet shop regulations that are more stringent that what is required by state law.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on November 28, 2018