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SB 2995

  • Illinois Senate Bill
  • 101st Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Animals-Cruelty-Penalties

Abstract

Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Makes changes to the penalties for persons convicted of aggravated cruelty to a companion animal. Provides that a person convicted of causing the death of a companion animal is guilty of a Class 2 felony (rather than a Class 4 felony). Provides that a second or subsequent conviction for an act that causes the death of a companion animal is a Class 1 felony (rather than a Class 3 felony).

Bill Sponsors (8)

Steve McClure

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 50
Primary

Linda Holmes

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 42
Cosponsor

Jason Plummer

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 54
Cosponsor

Rachelle Crowe

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 56
Cosponsor

Jacqueline Y. Collins

  • Democratic
  • upper
  • 16
Cosponsor

Craig Wilcox

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 32
Cosponsor

Donald P. DeWitte

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 33
Cosponsor

Jil Tracy

  • Republican
  • upper
  • 47
Cosponsor

Votes


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Actions


Apr 12, 2020

Senate

Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments

Mar 18, 2020

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Assignments

Senate

Senate Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Secretary by Sen. Steve McClure

Feb 25, 2020

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jil Tracy

Senate

To Subcommittee on CLEAR Compliance

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jacqueline Y. Collins

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Donald P. DeWitte

Feb 18, 2020

Senate

Added as Co-Sponsor Sen. Craig Wilcox

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe

Feb 11, 2020

Senate

Assigned to Criminal Law

Feb 06, 2020

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason Plummer

Feb 05, 2020

Senate

Filed with Secretary by Sen. Steve McClure

Senate

Added as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes

Senate

Referred to Assignments

Senate

First Reading

Bill Text

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Related Documents

Document Format
Senate Amendment 001

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