Committee Description: This committee will monitor any legislation considered to impact the veterinary profession. They shall keep the Executive Board closely advised on legislative matters, and shall seek counsel and recommendations on difficult and controversial situations.
The committee should arrange to meet regularly, especially before and during a legislative session. They must work closely and in conjunction with the legislative consultant. The chairperson should notify the Executive Committee of any legislation that requires immediate action on the part of the KVMA.
The committee will monitor the Legislative Research website during the General Assembly for legislation pertaining to veterinary profession, animal industry, pharmacy issues, etc.