Category: Social Issues
SB 77 (2019)
House/Senate Bill: Senate
Description: Requires a court to ban a person convicted of felony animal cruelty from owning any animals for at least five years. This bill also requires the courts to hold a preliminary hearing within 14 days if animals are confiscated as part of an animal cruelty case, and gives a defendant just 14 days to post a bond to cover the cost of care for the animals when appealing a conviction.
Bill Sponsor: Jeb Bradley
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 04/23/2019
Next Voting Date: Wed, 05/08/2019