Municipalities and Regional Government Committee hearing 2013

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

JOINT COMMITTEE ON MUNICIPALITIES AND REGIONAL GOVERNMENT
 

MASSACHUSETTS STATE HOUSE

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS 02133-1054

  

Notice of Public Hearing


 

The Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government will be holding a hearing on Tuesday, June 4th at 11:00 a.m. in Room B-1 to receive testimony on the following bills before the committee.  An Executive Session will follow. 

 

To learn more about the hearing, visit the MSPCA's Facebook event and MSPCA's webpage.


 

Animals

 

 

Bill #

Sponsor

Title

H1824

Rep. Cheryl Coakley-Rivera

An Act establishing a seized animal fund

H1825

Rep. Cheryl Coakley-Rivera

An Act regulating the sale of dogs

H1826

Rep. Cheryl Coakley-Rivera

An Act relative to the tethering of dogs outside

H1840

Rep. Anne Gobi

An Act relative to dog pens and kennels

H1852

Rep. Louis Kafka

An Act to ensure adequate care of animals in cities and towns

H1874/S401

Rep. Kathi-Anne Reinstein/Sen. Karen Spilka

An Act to protect puppies and kittens

H1876

Rep. Todd Smola

An Act relative to standardizing rabies vaccination certificates

S942

Sen. James Eldridge

An Act protecting abandoned animals in vacant properties

S952

Sen. Patricia Jehlen

An Act strengthening the enforcement of certain dog laws

S957

Sen. Mark Montigny

An Act relative to tethering of dogs

S969

Sen. Michael Rush

An Act relative to dangerous dogs in cities and towns

 

Note:  The Committee may add or delete bills prior to the hearing