06RS HB633


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HB 633 (BR 2296) - R. Crimm

     AN ACT relating to animal cruelty.
     Amend KRS 525.125, 525.130, and 525.135 to forfeit ownership of animals involved in cruelty and torture cases; prohibit ownership or possession of animals, except for service animals, for ten years; amend KRS 436.605 to require a court, upon petition of animal caretaker during pendency of animal cruelty criminal cases, to conduct forfeiture hearing and, except for good cause, require defendant to post surety for expenses related to animals care or forfeit animal.

     Feb 21-introduced in House
     Feb 22-to Judiciary (H)

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