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HB 169/LM (BR 801) - J. Jenkins, R. Crimm, M. Marzian, R. Meeks, T. Riner, J. Wayne

     AN ACT relating to crimes and punishment.
     Amend KRS 525.125, relating to cruelty to animals in the first degree, to provide that causing any animal, not just a four-legged animal, to fight is a Class D felony; amend KRS 525.130, relating to cruelty to animals in the second degree, to provide that a person is guilty of cruelty to animals in the second degree if he is a spectator at any animal fight, not just a four-legged animal fight, possesses an animal for fighting, possesses a device used for animal fighting, or administers a drug to an animal for the purpose of fighting.

     (Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)

     Jan 5-introduced in House; to Judiciary (H)

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