2022 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Floor Approved)

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Oversight of Research Breeders

Item 97 #1s

Item 97 #1s

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Agriculture and Forestry
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services FY2023 $109,138 FY2024 $106,638 GF
FY2023 1.00 FY2024 1.00 FTE

Page 84, line 22, strike "$8,812,040" and insert "$8,921,178".
Page 84, line 22, strike "$8,812,040" and insert "$8,918,678".

Page 84, line 30, insert: "A."

Page 84, following line 32, insert:

"B. Included in these amounts is $109,138 the first year and $106,638 the second year from the general fund to support the direct and indirect expenses of the Animal Welfare Oversight Officer in the regulation of the breeders of dogs or cats for sale or transfer for use in testing or research."


(This amendment provides funding to support an additional position within the Office of the State Veterinarian for an Animal Welfare Oversight Officer to inspect and oversee the operations of research breeders, consistent with the provisions of SB 535 of the 2022 General Assembly.)