Bill Status of HB4630  103rd General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Wayne A Rosenthal and Ryan Spain

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  4/5/2024HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
510 ILCS 70/3.04

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides that a law enforcement officer who arrests the owner of a companion animal for a violation of the owner's duties may lawfully take possession of some or all of the companion animals in the possession of the owner. Allows a State's Attorney 30 days (rather than 14 days) after seizure of a companion animal to file a petition for forfeiture prior to trial, asking for permanent forfeiture of the companion animals seized.

DateChamber Action
  1/30/2024HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Wayne A Rosenthal
  1/31/2024HouseFirst Reading
  1/31/2024HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/31/2024HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Ryan Spain
  3/5/2024HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Criminal Committee
  4/5/2024HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee