Proposed Responsible Breeding and Ownership of Dogs (Scotland) Bill

Proposer

Christine Grahame MSP

Draft Proposal

A proposal for a Bill to improve the health and wellbeing of dogs throughout their lives by strengthening the regulation of the activity of breeding, and of selling or transferring puppies, and by establishing a more responsible and informed approach to acquiring and owning a puppy or dog.

Lodged 3 May 2018

Consultation closed on 30 July 2018

Accompanied by: Consultation Document (780KB pdf)

Final Proposal

A proposal for a Bill to improve the health and wellbeing of dogs throughout their lives by strengthening the regulation of the activity of breeding, and of selling or transferring puppies, and by establishing a more responsible and informed approach to acquiring and owning a puppy or dog.

Lodged 26 February 2019

Accompanied by: Consultation Summary (674KB pdf)

Total Supporters: 36

16 Scottish National Party

10 Scottish Labour

7 Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

1 Scottish Liberal Democrat

1 Scottish Green Party

1 Independent

For supporters names see:

Proposed Responsible Breeding and Ownership of Dogs (Scotland) Bill list of supporters (86KB pdf)

Right to introduce Member's Bill Secured?

Yes

Member's Bill introduced to give effect to proposal?

The member has the right to introduce a Member's Bill to give effect to the proposal until 1 June 2020 (or, exceptionally, until 30 September 2020)

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