HB 5073

  • Rhode Island House Bill
  • 2019 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 10, 2019
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY - CRUELTY TO ANIMALS (Prohibits declawing on a cat or other animal, unless a licensed veterinarian has determined that the procedure is necessary for a therapeutic purpose.)


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Feb 27, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

02/27/2019 Committee recommended measure be held for further study

Feb 15, 2019

Rhode Island General Assembly

02/15/2019 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/27/2019)

Jan 10, 2019


01/10/2019 Introduced, referred to House H.E.W.

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