©2019 by North Carolina Voters for Animal Welfare


The key to terms, definition of bills and notes on Legislators at bottom of table.

Grades are based on votes, public comments, and actions by Legislators.

HB - House Bill

SB - Senate Bill

Red Votes - Votes cast that were against animal welfare

Green Votes - the Green Votes are votes that cancel each other out for our scoring.  Some legislators voted for the AG GAG and didn't realize the impact it would have so they voted NO to override the Veto and that made their YES vote for the AG GAG null.

HB 460 - Puppy Mill Bill in 2009

HB 930 - Puppy Mill Bill in 2013

HB 612 - Dogs in Hot Cars in 2013 - not voted on in the House

SB 626 - Dogs in Hot Cars in 2013

HB 159 - Puppy Mill Bill in 2015 

HB 405/ SB433 - AG GAG 2015

OVERRIDE VETO AG GAG 2015 - Vote to override the Veto of AG GAG by the Governor

HB 554 - Exotic Animal Ban 2015

Under "Party" heading - Red R's are for Republican, Blue D's are for Democrats

William D. Bryson was a Democrat from 2006 - 2018