Bill Status of HB1128  94th General Assembly

Short Description:  ANIMALS- VICIOUS DOGS

House Sponsors
Rep. Jerry L. Mitchell - Larry McKeon

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
510 ILCS 5/15from Ch. 8, par. 365
510 ILCS 5/24from Ch. 8, par. 374

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Animal Control Act. Removes a restriction that forbids classifying vicious dogs by breed. Allows municipalities and other political subdivisions to regulate animals specific to breed (now, they may not regulate specific to breed).

House Committee Amendment No. 1
Deletes reference to:
510 ILCS 5/24
Adds reference to:
510 ILCS 5/2.04a
510 ILCS 5/2.05a
510 ILCS 5/2.11a
510 ILCS 5/2.11b
510 ILCS 5/2.16from Ch. 8, par. 352.16
510 ILCS 5/2.19a
510 ILCS 5/3from Ch. 8, par. 353
510 ILCS 5/5from Ch. 8, par. 355
510 ILCS 5/9from Ch. 8, par. 359
510 ILCS 5/10from Ch. 8, par. 360
510 ILCS 5/11from Ch. 8, par. 361
510 ILCS 5/13from Ch. 8, par. 363
510 ILCS 5/15from Ch. 8, par. 365
510 ILCS 5/15.1
510 ILCS 5/26from Ch. 8, par. 376

Deletes everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Animal Control Act. Redefines various terms and makes changes with regard to vicious and dangerous dogs and the impoundment of animals. Makes changes regarding fees, microchips, dogs running at large, sterilization, euthanasia statistics, and police dogs. Authorizes animal control agencies to petition the court to order an animal owner to pay a security for the costs of that animal while in the custody of the agency. Makes other changes.

DateChamber Action
  2/8/2005HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Jerry L. Mitchell
  2/8/2005HouseFirst Reading
  2/8/2005HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/10/2005HouseAssigned to Agriculture & Conservation Committee
  2/23/2005HouseMotion Do Pass - Lost Agriculture & Conservation Committee; 006-009-000
  2/23/2005HouseRemains in Agriculture & Conservation Committee
  3/8/2005HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Agriculture & Conservation Committee
  3/8/2005HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Agriculture & Conservation Committee; by Voice Vote
  3/8/2005HouseDo Pass as Amended / Standard Debate Agriculture & Conservation Committee; 009-004-000
  3/9/2005HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Standard Debate
  3/15/2005HouseSecond Reading - Standard Debate
  3/15/2005HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Standard Debate
  3/15/2005HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Larry McKeon
  4/5/2005HouseConsideration Postponed
  4/5/2005HousePlaced on Calendar - Consideration Postponed
  4/15/2005HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/9/2007HouseSession Sine Die