Nebraska Legislative Overview – 2022 Session
(Adjourned on April 20, 2022)
4 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|
|LB 114||Animal Cruelty Violations/Sentencing: The “Clean Slate Act” provides that after individuals convicted of nonviolent or less violent crimes (to include animal cruelty violations) have served their sentences and obeyed the law long enough to demonstrate their rehabilitation, such individuals’ criminal records should not stand as an impediment to the necessities of life, such as employment, housing, and education.||DIED IN COMMITTEE|
|REG 2021-001||Commercial Feed Inspection Fee Increase: Rulemaking amends Title 25 (NE Department of Agriculture), Chapter 3 (NE Commercial Feed Regulations) of NE Administrative Code to: 1) Increase the inspection fee for commercial feed distributed in the State; and 2) Adopt by reference provisions for current federal regulations and AAFCO (Association of American Feed Control Officials).||ADOPTED|
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