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HB 306/LM (BR 448) - T. McKee, R. Adams, J. Jenkins, D. Keene, F. Nesler, D. Pasley, T. Riner

     AN ACT relating to animal shelters.
     Amend KRS 258.095 to amend the definition of "Animal shelter"; amend KRS 258.195 to delete the language requiring animal shelters to meet minimum standards by July 13, 2004; create a new section of KRS Chapter 258 to require all animal shelters to meet minimum standards within one year of the effective date of the Act, to require animal shelters to register with the County Judge-Executive of the county in which the shelter is located, and to require all animal shelters to report the possession of any stray, unwanted, or abandoned animals to the primary animal shelter in the county.


     HFA (1, D. Osborne) - Exempt livestock from the minimum animal shelter standards.

     HFA (2, D. Osborne) - Amend definition of livestock to include all equine animals; exempt livestock from the minimum animal shelter standards.

     Jan 16-introduced in House
     Jan 17-to Agriculture & Small Business (H)
     Jan 29-posting waived
     Jan 30-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar; floor amendment (1) filed
     Jan 31-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 1, 2008
     Feb 5-floor amendment (2) filed
     Feb 11-3rd reading, passed 67-25 with floor amendment (2)
     Feb 12-received in Senate
     Feb 14-to Agriculture & Natural Resources (S)

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