House Bill 77

Last Action to Judiciary (H)
Title AN ACT relating to animal cruelty.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 470
Sponsors M. Henley, J. Greer, J. Jenkins, T. Riner, S. Westrom
Summary of Original Version 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.
Index Headings of Original Version Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Cruelty to, maintenance fees and forfeiture
Criminal Procedure - Cruelty to, maintenance fees and forfeiture
Crimes and Punishments - Animals, cruelty to


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
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  • to Judiciary (H)

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