SECOND REGULAR SESSION

HOUSE BILL NO. 1813

96TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY


 

 

INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVE SOMMER.

5925H.01I                                                                                                                                                  D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk


 

AN ACT

To amend chapter 10, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the designation of the official state historical dog of Missouri.




Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:


            Section A. Chapter 10, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 10.118, to read as follows:

            10.118. Seaman, the Newfoundland dog which accompanied Meriwether Lewis and William Clark on their expedition of the new territory acquired by the United States through the Louisiana Purchase and known for his large size, tremendous strength, sweet disposition, loyalty, and natural water rescue tendencies, is selected for and shall be known as the official state historical dog of the state of Missouri and shall be forever recognized in the canine annals in the state of Missouri.