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2012 House Bill 5402: Establish “animal abuse registry” background checks
  1. Introduced by Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D) on February 15, 2012, to mandate that animal shelters run background checks on individuals wanting to adopt an animal, using the “animal abuse registry” proposed by House Bill 5403.
    • Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on February 15, 2012.


Re: 2012 House Bill 5402 (Establish “animal abuse registry” background checks )  by rwhite on February 21, 2012 

 As a Animal Warden, and a member of MAACO (Michigan Association of Animal Control Officers), I think this bill is greatly needed. I applaud our congressmen and congresswomen for taking this step to help fight the daily atrocities that some of theses animals go through!

R. White

Animal Warden


2012 House Bill 5402 (Establish “animal abuse registry” background checks )  by admin on February 21, 2012 
Introduced in the House on February 15, 2012

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