A Member must provide ‘pre-ballot information’ to set out the intended purpose of their proposed Bill before it is entered into the Presiding Officer's ballot. This information is set out below.
Policy Objectives of the Proposed Order
This bill would seek to improve the quality of life for animals in Wales, including, but not limited to, those that are domestic and farm-kept, by seeking to enshrine in law improvements in the following areas:
a) The environment in which they are kept;
b) Fit and proper ownership of animals;
c) Consolidation and improvement of existing animal welfare legislation; including abandonment notices.
Support received & Consultation
None to date.