Sunday, December 23, 2012
State Legislative End of Year Report December 12, 2012 American Veterinary Medical Association Communications Division State Legislative and Regulatory Affairs Department December 12, 2012
State Legislative Analysis
State legislatures and regulatory bodies were again busy in 2012. Approximately 40,000 bills are projected to be enacted into law this year, out of 150,000 bills introduced. As usual, many relate to animal health and veterinary medicine. The AVMA has reviewed several thousand bills and regulations introduced in 2012, and distributed more than 2,400 alerts to state veterinary medical associations regarding items especially pertinent to the profession.
Continue reading here