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2013 Senate Bill 177
Introduced by Sen. Dominick J. Ruggerio (D) on February 6, 2013 To forbid landlords from refusing to rent, or even discouraging people from seeking to rent, on the grounds that the potential tenants' pets are not "declawed or devocalized " The bill provides for a fine up to $1,000, a period of probation during which the offender cannot own any pets or live on the same property as a pet owner, and forced "humane education ".   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Environment and Agriculture Committee on February 6, 2013
Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on March 13, 2013.
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To forbid landlords from refusing to rent, or even discouraging people from seeking to rent, on the grounds that the potential tenants' pets are not "declawed or devocalized " The bill provides for a fine up to $1,000, a period of probation during which the offender cannot own any pets or live on the same property as a pet owner, and forced "humane education ".
Received in the House on March 19, 2013
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on March 19, 2013

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