[Ansteorra] Fw: HB 461 Unanimously Approved by Committee
chuymonstre at yahoo.com
Mon Mar 19 13:12:43 PDT 2007
If memory serves, the original legislation was
intended to help track livestock in order to better
respond to outbreaks of livestock carried diseases
(translation: mad cow disease).
Cuan mac Niall
--- Dave Wise <drwise at houston.rr.com> wrote:
> Briefly, there was legislation passed in Texas that
> registration of all livestock in the state, imposing
> civil and criminal
> penalties for failure to do so. Under the existing
> legislation it could
> have required you to notify a state official every
> time you take your
> horse out your front gate for a trail ride, or face
> sanctions. HB 461
> is intended to repeal that legislation, and
> therefore is near and dear
> to the equestrian community.
> Hillary Greenslade wrote:
> >At 02:12 AM 3/19/2007, you wrote:
> >>Back from Gulf Wars. Here is the latest.
> >> On Monday, the House Committee
> on Agriculture and
> >>Livestock approved HB 461 by a unanimous vote,
> 7-0!!!! HB 461
> >>would remove the TAHC's authority to make NAIS
> mandatory and remove
> >>the civil and criminal penalties that exist now.
> >>Okay... color me confused, but what is this (*I*,
> at least, don't
> >>recognize any of the acronyms) and what does it
> have to do with Ansteorra?
> >> -Tivar Moondragon
> >I also have to admit to a bit of confusion, but
> then considered the source (Lorraine is active in
> >Equestrian), and the topic of Livestock and
> determined this is news of importance to the
> >Equestrian community.
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