Bill would prohibit local governments from banning 'animal enterprises'

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BY NICOLE BRAHAM, Missouri News Network
JEFFERSON CITY — The “Working Animal Protection Act” would take away local governments’ ability to ban businesses that rely on animals, such as carriage tours or trail rides. But critics of the bill worry about animal welfare and restricting the government’s right to regulate businesses.