Pet Advocacy Network

Issue Updates

  • U.S. Congress Legislative Overview – 2022 Session

    Adjourned January 3, 2023 100 pet industry-related issues were proposed during the 2021-22 legislative session, 81 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION H.R. 48 “American Sovereignty and Species Protection Act”: Amends the Endangered Species Act to prevent a species that […] Read More

  • New Jersey Legislative Overview – 2022 Session

    Adjourned December 31, 2022 107 pet industry-related issues were proposed during the 1 year of the 2022-23 legislative session, 47of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION AB 167 Animal Rescue Organization Registration Requirements: “Rocky’s Law” amends Title 4 (Agriculture & Domestic […] Read More

  • Michigan Legislative Overview – 2022 Session

    Adjourned on December 28, 2022 21 pet industry-related issues were proposed during the 2021-22 legislative session, 6 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION HB 5285 “Aquatic Invasive Species Sales Advisory Council”: Amends Chapter 324 (Natural Resources & Environmental Protection), Article […] Read More

  • Ohio Legislative Overview – 2022 Session

    Adjourned on December 15, 2022 5 pet industry-related issues were proposed during the 2021-22 legislative session, 2 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION HB 725 Veterinary Restrictions (Dental):Amends Title 9 (Agriculture-Animals-Fences), Chapter 955 (Dogs) of Ohio Revised Code by adding […] Read More

  • Massachusetts Legislative Overview – 2022 Session

    Adjourned on January 3, 2023 77 pet industry-related issues were proposed during the 2021-22 legislative session, 49 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION HB 305 Pet Daycare/Training Kennel Licensure: “Ollie’s Law” amends Title XIX (Agriculture & Conservation), Chapter 129 (Livestock […] Read More

  • Pennsylvania Legislative Overview – 2022 Session

    25 pet industry-related issues were proposed during the 2021-22 legislative session, 13 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Read More