Skip to Content
The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.175 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act banning the retail sale of cats and dogs in pet shops

By Mr. O'Connor, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 175) of Patrick M. O'Connor, Jason M. Lewis, James T. Welch, Marc R. Pacheco and other members of the General Court for legislation to ban the retail sale of cats and dogs in pet shops. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.

Bill Information

Patrick M. O'Connor

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill S.175
Date Branch Action
1/22/2019 Senate Referred to the committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure
1/22/2019 House House concurred
7/12/2019 Joint Hearing scheduled for 07/22/2019 from 01:00 PM-04:00 PM in A-2
3/12/2020 Senate Accompanied a new draft, see S2592 SJ 1304.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The General Court provides this information as a public service and while we endeavor to keep the data accurate and current to the best of our ability, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.