IL SB0154 | 2019-2020 | 101st General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-1)
Status: Introduced on January 29 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-22 - Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
Pending: Senate Assignments Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that a person commits unlawful use of an animal (currently, this provision only covers elephants) in a traveling animal act when he or she knowingly allows for the participation of an animal in a traveling animal act. Unlawful use of an animal in a traveling animal act is a Class A misdemeanor. Defines "animal". Effective July 1, 2019.

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2019-03-22SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
2019-02-21SenatePostponed - Agriculture
2019-02-21SenateDo Pass Agriculture; 006-005-000
2019-02-20SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-02-19SenateSponsor Removed Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-02-06SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2019-02-06SenateAssigned to Agriculture
2019-02-05SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Ellman
2019-02-05SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Suzy Glowiak
2019-02-04SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Cristina Castro
2019-02-04SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sue Rezin
2019-01-30SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine
2019-01-29SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2019-01-29SenateReferred to Assignments
2019-01-29SenateFirst Reading
2019-01-29SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Linda Holmes

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