District of Columbia Local Ordinances
Bill – B24-0560 – MAYOR’S DESK
The “Animal Care and Control Omnibus Amendment Act of 2022” amends Title 22 (Criminal Offenses & Penalties) amends Title 22 (Health), Chapter 7 (Animals, Pet Shops and Animal Hospitals), Section 700 (Pet Shops; General Provisions) of District of Columbia Municipal Regulations by adding a new Subsection 700.15 to restrict the sale of live mammals, amphibians, arachnids, birds, or reptiles in city pet stores.
- Bill Location:
- Bill Action:
State & Federal Issues
View the legislative and regulatory issues are tracking at the state and national levels.
Help us advocate for pet owners and businesses. Get involved in our ongoing advocacy campaigns.
It Takes a Community
Support pet care, join the Pet Advocacy Network.
We depend on the support of the responsible pet care community to ensure that pet lovers have opportunities to enjoy the companionship of healthy pets, and that the priorities of pet care businesses are protected now and in the future.
Essential News & Alerts
Keep on top of pet-related media coverage and Pet Advocacy Network news with our members-only daily and quarterly newsletters.
Join our committees and make connections to lawmakers directing the future of pet care policy.
Pet Care’s Watchdog
Support our work tracking and taking action on issues that could directly impact your business.