Second reading | Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Bill | House of Lords

Second reading | Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Bill | House of Lords

The Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Bill had its second reading in the House of Lords on Friday 1 March. Debate begins at 0:07:10. The bill aims to provide increased protection to service animals through an amendment to the Animal Welfare Act 2006. At second reading, members discuss the principles and purpose behind the draft law. The next step is committee stage, where members go through the bill line by line and may suggest changes. Committee stage has yet to be scheduled. Read more about the Animal Welfare (Service Animals) Bill in the Lords: https://www.parliament.uk/business/news/2019/february/lords-private-members-bills-february-2019/