CS/HB 473 (2018) -  Animal Welfare

by Judiciary Committee and Leek and Brodeur (CO-SPONSORS) Asencio; Clemons; Geller; Gonzalez; Gruters; Henry; Jenne; Killebrew; Massullo; McClain; Olszewski; Payne; Plasencia; Santiago; Silvers; Slosberg
Requires certain entities taking in lost or stray dogs or cats to adopt written policies & procedures to ensure every them to owners; provides requirements for such policies & procedures; requires that specified records be available to public; designates portion of act "Ponce's Law"; revises classification of certain animal cruelty offenses; authorizes court to prohibit violators from owning animals.
Effective Date: July 1, 2018
Last Event: Died on Second Reading Calendar; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1576 (Ch. 2018-87) on Saturday, March 10, 2018 12:00 AM

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Bill Text

    • 793213 , Leek (JDC) Date Filed: 01/24/18, Line#: 12 House(c): Adopted 01/25/2018 04:57 PM
    • 678763 , Slosberg (JDC) Date Filed: 01/24/18, Line#: 57 House(c): Withdrawn 01/25/2018 04:57 PM
    • 860967 , Leek (JDC) Date Filed: 01/24/18, Line#: 78 House(c): Adopted 01/25/2018 04:57 PM
    • 222645 , Brodeur (JDC) Date Filed: 01/24/18, Line#: 79 House(c): Withdrawn 01/25/2018 04:57 PM

Vote History

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died on Second Reading Calendar; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/SB 1576 (Ch. 2018-87) Time: 03/10/2018 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 03/10/2018 - 12:00 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Added to Second Reading Calendar Time: 01/29/2018 - 2:53 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Bill referred to House Calendar Time: 01/29/2018 - 2:53 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/26/2018 - 4:58 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 01/26/2018 - 8:34 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a) Time: 01/26/2018 - 8:34 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Judiciary Committee Time: 01/25/2018 - 8:04 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Judiciary Committee Time: 01/25/2018 - 4:57 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Added to Judiciary Committee agenda Time: 01/23/2018 - 4:04 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Now in Judiciary Committee Time: 01/19/2018 - 8:41 AM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 01/19/2018 - 8:41 AM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 01/18/2018 - 3:40 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee agenda Time: 01/16/2018 - 4:28 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 01/09/2018 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 12/06/2017 - 2:19 PM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 12/06/2017 - 2:19 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable by Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 12/06/2017 - 12:02 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Criminal Justice Subcommittee agenda Time: 11/29/2017 - 4:14 PM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Now in Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 11/08/2017 - 9:27 AM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 11/08/2017 - 9:27 AM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Time: 11/08/2017 - 9:27 AM Member: Committee: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee Time: 11/08/2017 - 9:27 AM Member: Committee: Criminal Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 10/27/2017 - 3:21 PM Member: Leek Committee: Version: __