HB 243/LM/CI (BR 1040) - B. Farmer, T. Edmonds, J. Hoover, S. Lee, T. Riner, A. Simpson, S. Westrom
AN ACT relating to animal cruelty.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 525 to create the crime of torture of a dog or cat as a Class D felony; amend KRS 525.130 relating to cruelty to animals in the second degree to distinguish animal torture from animal cruelty and to exempt certain practices from the definition of animal cruelty.
Jan 10-introduced in House
Feb 4-to Judiciary (H)