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DC Ward 3 Councilmember Mary Cheh

Declawing To Be Illegal in District of Columbia

Washington, DC Passes Local Declaw Ban – Posted: December 20, 2022 – Washington, DC is set to become the 15th local jurisdiction to ban declawing. The ordinance was passed on December 20 by...
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Allentown Bans Declawing

Allentown, Pennsylvania Passes No-Declaw Law – Posted: November 16, 2022 – Allentown, PA is the 14th city to ban declawing. The ordinance was passed on November 16 by a unanimous vote from Allentown's City...
Governor John Carney

Delaware Landlords Can No Longer Require Declawing

Delaware Anti-Declaw "Landlord" Bill, HB 386, Signed by Governor – Posted: October 26, 2022 – Delaware landlords can no longer require tenants' cats be declawed as a condition of tenancy after Governor John Carney signed House...
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Volusia County Bans Declawing

Volusia County, Florida, Anti-Declaw Law Passes – Posted: June 7, 2022 – DeLand, Florida – The Volusia County Council adopted a new animal control ordinance, which included a provision to ban declawing of cats. The...
Representative Yousef Rabhi

Michigan Rep. Rabhi Introduces Anti-Declaw Bill

MI Anti-Declaw Bill, HB 6459, Introduced – Posted: October 11, 2022 – Michigan State Representative Yousef Rabhi has introduced HB 6459, which would prohibit declawing in Michigan. The current bill is very similar to...