A look at state and national legislation impacting veterinarians - DVM
  • SEARCH:
News Center
DVM Featuring Information from:

ADVERTISEMENT

Politics
Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

FTC, AVMA, pharmaceutical industry members to discuss business practices and distribution of pet medications

September 14, 2012

AVMA encourages veterinarians to provide comments for the workshop through the federal register by Sept. 14.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

The best dvm360 blog: The Affordable Health Care Act

September 1, 2012

What if veterinarians were part of the Affordable Care Act?

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Florida veterinarian looks to capture congressional seat

August 21, 2012

Republican Ted Yoho relies on business success, conservative values in campaign.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Spay-neuter bill passes Alabama Legislature

June 1, 2012

Controversial bill would allow veterinarians to be employed by nonprofit facilities in the state.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Illinois to consider allowing horse slaughter for meat

May 1, 2012

Illinois House Bill 5382 was introduced Feb. 9 and would repeal a previous ban on the slaughtering of horses for human consumption.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

NBAF plans hit a snag

April 1, 2012

Manhattan, Kan. — Although President Barack Obama's 2013 budget proposal doesn't include an anticipated $50 million for the construction of the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility (NBAF) in Kansas, plans to build the facility are by no means derailed, say those close to the project.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

AVMA works to quash Rx bill

May 10, 2011

Legislation targets sales of prescription medications by DVMs.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Veterinarian, Senator John Ensign to exit U.S. Senate at end of term

April 12, 2011

Las Vegas -- Almost two years after stepping down from a key Republican post, Sen. John Ensign (R-Nev.), a veterinarian and U.S. Senator, announced he will not seek re-election in 2012.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Illinois veterinarians outraged over rabies fee collections

March 1, 2011

Madison County, Ill. — A plan to have veterinarians collect rabies certification fees for the county is drawing ire from area practitioners.

ADVERTISEMENT

Click here