RI H5188 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Engrossed on June 17 2021 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-06-21 - Referred to Senate Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Prohibits the sale, offer of sale, trade or distribution of fur products as defined and makes any violation punishable by a fine of five hundred dollars ($500) up to five thousand dollars ($5,000) and up to one year in jail.

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Trade In Animal Fur Act


Roll Calls

2021-06-17 - House - Passage (Y: 55 N: 11 NV: 9 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-21SenateReferred to Senate Judiciary
2021-06-17HouseHouse passed Sub A
2021-06-15HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/17/2021)
2021-06-15HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2021-06-11HouseProposed Substitute
2021-06-11HouseScheduled for consideration (06/15/2021)
2021-02-23HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2021-02-18HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (02/23/2021)
2021-02-06HouseCommittee postponed at request of sponsor (02/09/2021)
2021-02-05HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2021-01-27HouseIntroduced, referred to House Judiciary

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