Examine comprehensive coverage of the Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act

Examine comprehensive coverage of the Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act

Unanimous passage in U.S. House removes DEA target from mobile veterinarians' backs.
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Jul 31, 2014
By dvm360.com staff

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Veterinary Mobility Act ready for President Obama's signature
Reps. Schrader and Yoho lead bill to unanimous passage in U.S. House removing the DEA target from mobile veterinarians' backs.

Veterinary Mobility Act seems to have clear path to President's desk
H.R. 1528 passed out of committee and is anticipated to go before the U.S. House as soon as this week.

Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act takes another step
House bill advances to committee shortly after Senate version passes.

Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act passes Senate
Practitioners no longer DEA targets if bill becomes law.

AVMA watches new year's resolutions
The organizations legislative agenda lists bills that may affect its members in a variety of ways.

Veterinary caucus introduces bill to protect mobile practitioners
HR 1528 would exempt veterinarians from DEA restrictions on transporting controlled substances.

DEA targets mobile veterinarians in California
Practitioners who carry drugs in vehicles told they're violating Controlled Substances Act.