HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — Pennsylvania lawmakers held a listening to to think about laws that may improve canine license charges and create an internet site for all license gross sales.
The sponsor of the invoice is Eddie Day Pashinski of Luzerne County, the rating Democrat on the state Home Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee, which just lately held a listening to on his laws. Along with comfort for individuals shopping for licenses, Pashinski says making a statewide on-line registry would profit your pooch.
“The thought is to maintain monitor of the canine,” he stated, “so when you might have a stray canine, you possibly can go to at least one registry, and be capable of determine the proprietor of that canine, after which extra simply contact that proprietor.”
Pashinski says there are nonetheless eleven Pennsylvania counties that use a paper system to register canine. His invoice would additionally increase the price of canine licenses to fund the money starved state Bureau of Canine Regulation Enforcement.
The price of a one-yr license for neutered or spayed canine would rise to $10 dollars from the present $6.50.