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2019 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to the adoption of research animals.
Catchline/Summary: Requires research facilities that use dogs or cats for laboratory research to offer dogs or cats no longer used for research for adoption prior to euthanasia.
Provides that research facility is immune from civil liability for or resulting from transfer of dog or cat, if research facility acted in good faith concerning health and physical condition of dog or cat. Requires certain research facilities to submit annual report to Secretary of State that provides certain information regarding release of dogs and cats and animal shelters with which facilities have entered into written agreements. Provides that reports are confidential and exempt from disclosure except that Secretary of State shall make aggregate data available to public upon request.
Chapter Number: Chapter 374
Fiscal Impact: No Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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