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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2003
CVMA sets sights on repealing West Hollywood's well-publicized ordinance
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
Austin, Texas-A proposed bill in Texas, in accord with federal law, would legalize the slaughter of horses and sale of horsemeat outside the United States.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2003
Washington-It's a loan repayment program with a catch.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Fort Thomas, Ky.-State legislators are mulling three bills that would classify animal cruelty a felony, punishable by jail time, instead of the misdemeanor it is currently.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Okemos, Mich.-Stemming from a veterinarian's successful grassroots crusade to back a client's campaign for state attorney general, the Michigan Veterinary Medical Association has spawned a legislative network.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Salem, Ore.-As state lawmakers open the 2003 legislative session next month, it's likely they'll face issues concerning the veterinary profession, including a bill that holds DVMs responsible for reporting animal abuse to local authorities.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Schaumburg, Ill.-The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Governmental Relations Division, in partnership with the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF), is accepting applications for the 2003-04 AVMA/AVMF Congressional Science Fellowship Program.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2002
Huge liability repercussions loom for small businesses; issue will resurface
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2002
Government to decide fate of multi-million dollar, heavily-manpowered-federal agencies
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2002
European connoisseurs of horsemeat may no longer be able to rely on U.S. exports, should a new bill pass Congress.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2002
Washington-The House-Senate Farm Bill Conference has elected to remove the Puppy Protection Act (PPA) from the final Farm Bill (H.R. 2646 ­ Farm Security Act), as of late April.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Washington-Barely a growl surfaced after the Senate recently approved the Puppy Protection Act, which specifies new canine breeding and treatment guidelines.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2002
Lawmakers stonewall joint document's approval; legislation apt to linger in committee, insiders say
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2002
It may be only a matter of several hundred dollars each year, but over the course of a career, it can add up.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2002
The distinction between therapeutic and non-therapeutic use may split the fate of select antibiotics targeted in a federal bill unveiled in Congress Feb. 28.