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House Bill 4915 (2015) rss?
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Michael McCready (district 40)
Robert Kosowski, Hank Vaupel, Bruce Rendon, Klint Kesto, Jim Tedder, Leslie Love, Ken Goike

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Animals: animal shelters; Animals: pet shops; Animals: dogs; Animals: cats; Animals: other;

Animals; animal shelters; pet shop, dog pound, and animal shelters act; modify to provide for minimum holding times and certain record-keeping requirements, and prohibit local units of government from prohibiting sterilization release programs. Amends secs. 1, 2, 6 & 9a of 1969 PA 287 (MCL 287.331 et seq.) & adds secs. 8b, 8c & 9c.

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This document analyzes: HB4915

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Date JournalAction
9/29/2015HJ 76 Pg. 1718introduced by Representative Michael McCready
9/29/2015HJ 76 Pg. 1718read a first time
9/29/2015HJ 76 Pg. 1718referred to Committee on Regulatory Reform
9/30/2015HJ 77 Pg. 1726printed bill filed 09/30/2015
10/28/2015HJ 89 Pg. 1925reported with recommendation with substitute H-1
10/28/2015HJ 89 Pg. 1925referred to second reading

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