Bill Status of HB3969  102nd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Joyce Mason - Jonathan Carroll and Kelly M. Cassidy

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

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
720 ILCS 5/48-11

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person commits unlawful use of an animal (currently, this provision only covers elephants) in a traveling animal act when he or she knowingly allows for the participation of an animal in a traveling animal act. Unlawful use of an animal in a traveling animal act is a Class A misdemeanor. Defines "animal". Effective July 1, 2021.

DateChamber Action
  2/22/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Joyce Mason
  3/4/2021HouseFirst Reading
  3/4/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/16/2021HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  3/21/2021HouseTo Sentencing, Penalties and Criminal Procedure Subcommittee
  3/22/2021HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan Carroll
  3/22/2021HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  1/10/2023HouseSession Sine Die