HB 1248

  • Indiana House Bill
  • 2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House
  • Passed House Jan 27, 2022
  • Passed Senate Feb 15, 2022
  • Signed by Governor Mar 11, 2022

Direct contact with specified animals.

Abstract

Prohibits a person that owns or possesses a specified animal from allowing a member of the public to come into direct contact, or enter into a proximity that allows for or permits direct contact, with the specified animal. Prohibits the department of natural resources from adopting a rule to designate additional specified animals. Requires that a person who owns a specified animal must have a commercial animal dealer, breeder, or exhibitor's license issued by the United States Department of Agriculture. Provides that a violation of the law is a Class B infraction. Excludes from the substance of the bill physical contact or proximity between certain persons and a specified animal. Defines terms.

Bill Sponsors (5)

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Actions


Mar 11, 2022

Senate

Signed by the President of the Senate

House

Public Law 96

Office of the Governor

Signed by the Governor

Mar 01, 2022

House

Signed by the Speaker

Senate

Signed by the President Pro Tempore

Feb 22, 2022

House

House concurred in Senate amendments; Roll Call 249: yeas 66, nays 26

Feb 21, 2022

House

Motion to concur filed

Feb 16, 2022

Senate

Returned to the House with amendments

Feb 15, 2022

Senate

Third reading: passed; Roll Call 203: yeas 43, nays 4

Feb 14, 2022

Senate

Amendment #1 (Doriot) prevailed; voice vote

Senate

Second reading: amended, ordered engrossed

Senate

Senator Bohacek added as second sponsor

Feb 07, 2022

Senate

Committee report: amend do pass, adopted

Feb 01, 2022

Senate

First reading: referred to Committee on Natural Resources

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
natural resources

Jan 28, 2022

House

Referred to the Senate

Jan 27, 2022

House

Senate sponsor: Senator Doriot

House

Third reading: passed; Roll Call 125: yeas 68, nays 27

Jan 26, 2022

House

Second reading: amended, ordered engrossed

House

Amendment #1 (Abbott) prevailed; voice vote

Jan 25, 2022

House

Representative Boy added as coauthor

Jan 24, 2022

House

Committee report: do pass, adopted

Jan 06, 2022

House

First reading: referred to Committee on Natural Resources

  • Reading-1
  • Referral-Committee
natural resources

House

Authored by Representative Abbott

House

Coauthored by Representative Campbell

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
Introduced House Bill (H) PDF
House Bill (H) PDF
Engrossed House Bill (H) PDF
House Bill (S) PDF
Engrossed House Bill (S) PDF
Enrolled House Bill (H) PDF

Related Documents

Document Format
Fiscal Note: HB1248.06.ENRS.FN001 PDF

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