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 Bill Status of HB3917  102nd General Assembly

Short Description:  ANIMALS-HUMANE CARE

House Sponsors
Rep. Natalie A. Manley

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
510 ILCS 70/1.5 new
510 ILCS 70/3from Ch. 8, par. 703
510 ILCS 70/3.01from Ch. 8, par. 703.01
510 ILCS 70/3.02
510 ILCS 70/3.025 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides findings from the General Assembly concerning the priority of protecting animals from abuse. Provides for appropriate guidelines for enclosed structures for companion animals. Provides that humane care and treatment of animals includes appropriate exercise. Prohibits placing companion animals in life-threatening situations, when considering their age, health, and species. Provides that no person shall without legal justification knowingly or intentionally commit an act that causes a companion animal to suffer great bodily harm.

DateChamber Action
  2/19/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Natalie A. Manley
  2/22/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/22/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/16/2021HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/21/2021HouseTo Sentencing, Penalties and Criminal Procedure Subcommittee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/25/2022HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die

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