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LEGISLATIVE NEWS ALERT
USDA Restores Important Check and Balance on Retail Pet Sales to Ensure Health, Humane Treatment aphis.usda.gov/newsroom/2013/09/retail_pet_final_rule.shtml
Questions and Answers: Retail Pet Store Final Rule
aphis.usda.gov/publications/animal_welfare/2013/faq_retail_pets_final_rule.pdf
Actual Text of Docket No. 2011-2003
aphis.usda.gov/newsroom/2013/09/pdf/pet_retail_docket_2011-2003.pdf
Link to the USDA Conference Call.
The full text of HR 996 can be read here.