House Bill 222

Actions | Amendments
Last Action to Rules (H)
Title AN ACT relating to animals.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 327
Sponsors J. Jenkins, H. Collins, R. Crimm, J. Glenn, D. Horlander, R. Huff, D. Keene, R. Smart, J. Wayne
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 258.505 to set euthanasia standards for animal shelters.
Index Headings of Original Version Local Government - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Veterinarians - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Counties - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Local Mandate - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Senate Committee Substitute 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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01/16/14
  • introduced in House
01/21/14
  • to Agriculture & Small Business (H)
02/24/14
  • posted in committee
03/05/14
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
03/06/14
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, March 7, 2014
03/07/14
  • 3rd reading, passed 84-6 with Committee Substitute
03/10/14
  • received in Senate
03/13/14
  • to Agriculture (S)
03/25/14
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
03/26/14
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/28/14
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 28, 2014
  • 3rd reading, passed 32-6 with Committee Substitute
  • received in House
  • to Rules (H)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except amend KRS 258.505 to prohibit the use of gas chambers or decompression chambers in animal shelters; define "animal shelter"; amend KRS 258.119 to prohibit the use of gas chambers or decompression chambers in animal shelters.
Index Headings Local Government - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Veterinarians - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Counties - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Local Mandate - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia

Amendment Senate Committee Substitute 1
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Summary Retain original provisions, except create a new section of KRS Chapter 246 to prohibit agricultural operation interference; define "agricultural operation" and "livestock"; prohibit agricultural operation interference that involves gaining employment by fraud to obtain a video or audio recording, conducting video or audio recording of an agricultural operation by pretense, or trespassing on an agricultural operation to obtain a video or audio recording; set out penalties for violations; allow for exceptions for federal, state, or local government officials, or recording an agricultural operation from a public place.
Index Headings Local Government - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Veterinarians - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Animals, Livestock, and Poultry - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Counties - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia
Local Mandate - Animal shelters, allowable methods of euthanasia

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