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HB 0529 - Animal Welfare - Illegal to Transport Critters in Back of Truck
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Tracking Level: Evaluating
Sponsor: Karla Drenner (D)
Last Action: 3/6/2017 - House Second Readers
House Committee: Agriculture & Consumer Affairs
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

This legislation prohibits carrying live animals in the backs of trucks on Interstates.  Certain farm-related purposes/animals are exempted.  The bill also preempts county and city ordinances, as well as caps fines associated with, the transportation of live animals in the back of vehicles on the interstate.

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