Florida’s HB 101 Would Repeal Prohibition of Breed-Specific Legislation Statewide!!
The bill reads,
“An act relating to dangerous dogs; amending s. 767.14, F.S.; eliminating the prohibition of breed specific local government regulation of dangerous dogs; providing an effective date.”
Read the bill in its entirety here (requires a PDF reader).
If you live in Florida, please contact your representative and tell them you oppose this bill. Please also contact the bill’s sponsor, Rep. Perry E. Thurston, at the following addresses and politely inform him that breed-specific legislation in any form is ineffective and unenforceable.Â
1401 The Capitol
402 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-1300
Phone: (850) 488-1084
603 NW 7th Terrace
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311-7310
Phone: (954) 762-3746