"Inexpedient to Legislate" Vote Passed
March 27, 2007(Key vote)
Title: Dog Racing Prohibition
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill outlawing dog racing.
- Removes all dog racing references from state statutes and explicitly prohibits dog racing, making a violator guilty of a misdemeanor (sec.1-23).
- Establishes a committee to reduce the negative effects of eliminating dog racing (sec.24-28).
NOTE: THIS IS AN "INEXPEDIENT TO LEGISLATE" VOTE AND IS A VOTE TO KILL THE PIECE OF LEGISLATION. IF THE VOTE SUCCEEDS, THE LEGISLATION DIES. IF THE VOTE FAILS, THE LEGISLATION IS STILL UP FOR CONSIDERATION BY THE CHAMBER.