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 Bill Status of SB0413  94th General Assembly

Short Description:  FORCE FEED BIRDS ACT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Kathleen L. Wojcik - Susan Garrett - Iris Y. Martinez and Dan Cronin

House Sponsors
(Rep. Robert S. Molaro)

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/9/2007SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Force Fed Birds Act. Prohibits force feeding birds and selling products that are the result of force feeding birds. Violation is a petty offense with a fine of $1,000. Each day is a separate offense.

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes the prohibition on selling products in Illinois that are the result of force feeding a bird to enlarge the liver.

DateChamber Action
  2/16/2005SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Kathleen L. Wojcik
  2/16/2005SenateFirst Reading
  2/16/2005SenateReferred to Rules
  2/16/2005SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Susan Garrett
  2/23/2005SenateAssigned to Executive
  3/2/2005SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Kathleen L. Wojcik
  3/2/2005SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules
  3/2/2005SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Executive
  3/3/2005SenatePostponed - Executive
  3/8/2005SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Iris Y. Martinez
  3/9/2005SenateSenate Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted
  3/10/2005SenateDo Pass as Amended Executive; 011-000-000
  3/10/2005SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 15, 2005
  3/16/2005SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dan Cronin
  4/6/2005SenateSecond Reading
  4/6/2005SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 7, 2005
  4/14/2005SenateThird Reading - Passed; 053-000-001
  4/14/2005HouseArrived in House
  4/14/2005HousePlaced on Calendar Order of First Reading
  4/14/2005HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Robert S. Molaro
  4/14/2005HouseFirst Reading
  4/14/2005HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  4/27/2005HouseAssigned to Agriculture & Conservation Committee
  5/13/2005HouseCommittee/Final Action Deadline Extended-9(b) May 31, 2005
  5/31/2005HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/9/2007SenateSession Sine Die

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