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AB 1634 - California Healthy Pets Act - Key Vote

California Key Votes

Karen Bass voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (41-38) - (Key vote)

Title: California Healthy Pets Act

Highlights:
- Establishes a $500 fine, in addition to local jurisdiction penalties, for owning or possessing a cat or dog over four months old that has not been spayed or neutered. Includes exception for professional breeders and show dogs (Sec. 2) - Establishes that if a California Licensed Veterinarian indicates that spaying or neutering the cat or dog is unsafe due to a health condition or age, the owner must submit a letter from the veterinarian within 75 days (Sec. 2) - Provides complete exemption to guide dogs, signal dogs, and service dog programs that are officially licensed by the State of California (Sec. 2) - Establishes that local animal control agencies are responsible for enforcement (Sec. 2)
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Spray and Neuter Pets

Sponsors

  • Lloyd E. Levine (CA - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Pedro Nava (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gloria Negrete McLeod (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jose Solorio (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
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