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New York Bill Advances Requiring Non-Economic Damages for Loss of a Pet – Contact the Assembly

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 12:20
A bill is moving in the New York Assembly that would require someone to pay for non-economic damages in cases involving the wrongful death of or injury to a companion animal. This would mean that in addition to the fair monetary value of the animal and veterinary bills, a person would be liable for the loss of “society, companionship, comfort, protection and services” that were provided by the animal.
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Categories: American Kennel Club

NJ REMINDER: CONTACT STATE SENATORS TODAY; URGE SUPPORT OF CONDITIONAL VETO OF S.3041

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 12:50
It is imperative that all New Jersey residents contact their state senator and respectfully urge them to vote against any proposal to override the Governor’s conditional veto of S.3041.
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Categories: American Kennel Club
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