HB 74 (BR 100) - M. Henley, J. Jenkins, S. Westrom
AN ACT relating to animal cruelty.
Amend KRS 525.125, 525.130, and 525.135 to require the offender to pay reasonable and necessary maintenance expenses for care of animals involved in cruelty and torture cases; amend KRS 436.605 to require a court, upon petition, to conduct forfeiture hearing and, except for good cause, require defendant to post surety for expenses related to animals care or forfeit animal.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s).)
Dec 13-To: Interim Joint Committee on Judiciary
Jan 2-introduced in House
Jan 3-to Judiciary (H)
Feb 20-posted in committee
Feb 28-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Mar 1-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 7-recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)