92nd General Assembly
Summary of HB2061
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Short description: 
DANGEROUS ANIMALS-PRIMATES                                                 

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Illinois Dangerous Animals Act.  Changes the title  of      
   the  Act to the Illinois Dangerous Animals and Primate Protection Act.      
   Prohibits, except  as  otherwise  provided  in  this  Act,  ownership,      
   keeping, harboring, caring for, acting as custodian of, or maintaining      
   in  one's  possession a primate. Permits the Department of Agriculture      
   to license the ownership and  possession  of  primates  under  certain      
   conditions.   Provides  that the Department has the responsibility for      
   enforcing the Act.                                                          
        HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                 
        Changes the definition of primate in the bill.  Defines "primate"      
   as a non-human member of the order primates.                                
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: JAN-07-2003

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   1     SENATE -   0


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