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TAKE ACTION LEGISLATIVE UPDATES OFFICE OF PUBLIC POLICY CHILD PROTECTION ANIMAL PROTECTION RESOURCES

Alaska - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract:

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AK HB 6 - Updated (Status 07/10/2010) CRUELTY TO ANIMALS/SENTENCING LYNN An Act relating to cruelty to animals; and relating to aggravating factors at sentencing involving assaultive behavior and cruelty to animals. Status: (H) EFFECTIVE DATE(S) OF LAW 9/13/10 - 07/09/2010

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AK HB 70 - Updated (Status 07/10/2010) FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM GATTO An Act establishing the farm-to-school program in the Department of Natural Resources, and relating to school gardens, greenhouses, and farms. Status: (H) EFFECTIVE DATE(S) OF LAW 8/2/10 - 07/09/2010 AK HB 138 - Updated (Text, Status 03/02/2010) CRUELTY TO ANIMALS GATTO An Act relating to cruelty to animals. (H) REFERRED TO FINANCE - 03/01/2010 AK HB 220 - Updated (Text 01/19/2010) GAME MANAGEMENT OF BISON HARRIS An Act relating to game management of bison. (H) REFERRED TO RESOURCES - 04/07/2009 AK HB 293 - Updated (New 01/20/2010) VETERINARIAN LICENSING QUALIFICATIONS P.WILSON An Act relating to qualifications for licensure as a veterinarian. (H) REFERRED TO LABOR & COMMERCE - 01/19/2010

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AK SB 70 - Updated (Text 01/19/2010) NATUROPATHS DAVIS An Act relating to naturopaths and to the practice of naturopathy; establishing an Alaska Naturopathic Medical Board; authorizing medical assistance program coverage of naturopathic services; and providing for an effective date. Status: (S) REFERRED TO LABOR & COMMERCE - 04/01/2009 AK SB 214 - Updated (Status 05/21/2010) CRUELTY TO ANIMALS WIELECHOWSKI An Act relating to penalties for cruelty to animals. (S) MINUTE(JUD ) - 03/08/2010 16 Bills

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Alabama - Adjourned 2010

Number: AL HB 147 - Updated (Text, Status 04/06/2010) Title: Madison Co., dogs, dangerous dogs in unincorporated areas of county, county commission by resolution may establish procedure for determining, dog required to be kept in fenced enclosure, civil penalties, const. amend. Sponsor: Hinshaw
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Abstract: This bill would propose a local constitutional amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, applicable to those areas of Madison County outside the corporate limits of any municipality, to authorize the Madison County Commission, by resolution, to establish a procedure by which a dog can be declared dangerous, to impose civil penalties on the owner of a dog that inflicts severe personal harm on another person, and to require that a dangerous dog be kept in a fenced enclosure as defined by Status: Delivered to Secretary of State at 5:31 p.m. on April 6, 2010. - 04/06/2010 Number: AL HB 288 - Updated (Text 05/31/2010) Title: Veterinary medicine, definitions, licensure and regulation further provided for, veterinary technicians and unlicensed assistants, Secs. 34-29-61, 34-29-76, 34-29-77, 34-29-94 am'd. Sponsor: White Abstract: This bill would amend certain existing statutes regulating the veterinary medical profession to revise and add certain definitions; provide further for certain prohibited acts; and revise and add authorized tasks for veterinary technicians and unlicensed assistants. Status: Indefinitely Postponed - 04/14/2010 Number: AL HB 303 - Updated (Hearing 01/18/2010) Title: Fertilizers, local ordinance, rule, or regulation pertaining to prohibited, subject matter of Agriculture and Industries Department Sponsor: Jackson Abstract: This bill would prohibit local governments from adopting any ordinance, rule, or resolution pertaining to the subject matter of fertilizers and would reserve the entire subject of fertilizers to the Department of Agriculture and Industries. Status: Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Agriculture and Forestry - 01/14/2010 Number: AL HB 311 - Updated (New 01/20/2010) Title: Ad valorem tax, definition of residential property expanded to include dwellings under construction, Sec. 40-8-1 am'd.; Act 2009-508, 2009 Reg. Sess. am'd. Sponsor: Williams (J) Abstract: This bill would expand and clarify the definition of residential property for ad valorem tax purposes to include dwellings under construction. Status: Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Government Appropriations - 01/19/2010 Number: AL HB 342 - Updated (Text 04/22/2010) Title: Cockfighting, penalties increased, presence at cockfights, penalties, confiscation procedures, terms defined, reporting procedures, Secs. 13A-12-4.1, 13A-12-4.2 added; Sec. 13A-12-4 am'd. Sponsor: Fields Abstract: This bill would make it a Class A misdemeanor upon a first conviction for a person to do any of the following: Sell or train a cock with the intent that the cock will fight another cock; cause any cock to fight with another cock or cause cocks to injure each other for amusement or gain; own, manage, operate, finance, commercially advertise, promote, sell admission tickets to, or employ persons at any facility for the purpose of cockfighting; possess or use any device or substance intended to Status: Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Agriculture and Forestry - 01/19/2010
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Number: AL HB 480 - Updated (Status 04/14/2010) Title: Animals, procedures for seizing when involved in charge for fighting dogs, hog and canine fighting, cruelty to dogs and cats, disposition of animal expedited, bond required under certain conditions, Secs. 3-1-29, 13A-11-244, 13A-12-6 am'd. Sponsor: Ison Abstract: This bill would further provide procedures for seizing an animal involved in a charge for any of the above crimes by expediting the disposition process of the animal and requiring the posting of a bond by the owner of certain animals under certain conditions for the care of the seized animal. Status: Indefinitely Postponed - 04/14/2010 Number: AL HB 511 - Updated (Text 02/10/2010) Title: Environmental Management Commission, member must be certified by National Ground Water Association Certification Program, licensing requirements, Sec. 22-22A-6 am'd. Sponsor: Todd Abstract: This bill would provide that the member must either have been certified by the National Water Well Association Certification Program, or its successor, the National Ground Water Association, or must be a geologist licensed to practice geology by the State of Alabama or must be a certified professional hydrologist or hydrogeologist. Status: Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Boards and Commissions - 02/09/2010 Number: AL HB 617 - Updated (Status 05/05/2010) Title: Kinship guardianships, kinship guardianship subsidy program, established, procedures for establishing kinship guardianships and legal authority of kinship guardians, Kinship Guardianship Subsidy Act, Sec. 12-15-301, 12-15-314, 12-15-315, 38-12-2, 38-12-4 am'd. Sponsor: Hall Abstract: This bill establishes the legislative intent and purposes for kinship guardianship and kinship guardianship subsidy; provides for kinship guardianship subsidy definitions; establishes a kinship guardianship subsidy program; provides eligibility requirements for kinship guardianship subsidy payments; provides for the amount of the subsidy payments; provides for the duration of the subsidy; provides for the administration of the program by a written agreement between the Department of Human Status: Signed by Governor - 04/29/2010 Number: AL HB 651 - Updated (Text, Status 03/23/2010) Title: Madison Co., dogs, dangerous dogs, areas outside corporate limits of any municipality, procedure for determining and humanely destroying or returning to owner, dog required to be kept in secure enclosure, penalties, const. amend. Sponsor: Hinshaw Abstract: This bill would propose a local constitutional amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, applicable to those areas of Madison County outside the corporate limits of any municipality; to establish a procedure by which a dog can be declared dangerous and be humanely destroyed. The amendment would provide that a dog found to be dangerous but which has not caused serious physical injury to a person, could be returned to the owner if certain registration requirements are met and the dog is Status: Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Local Legislation No. 1 - 03/23/2010
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AL HR 72 - Updated (New 01/19/2010) Mussleman, David, commended Irons Joint Rule 11 - 01/19/2010 AL HR 1068 - Updated (New 04/22/2010) Shroud Award, 2010 recipient designated Knight Knight motion to Adopt adopted Voice Vote - 04/22/2010

Number: AL SB 124 - Updated (Status 04/14/2010) Title: Cockfighting, penalties increased, presence at cockfights, penalties, confiscation procedures, terms defined, reporting procedures, Secs. 13A-12-4.1, 13A-12-4.2 added; Sec. 13A-12-4 am'd. Sponsor: Penn Abstract: This bill would make it a Class A misdemeanor upon a first conviction for a person to do any of the following: Sell or train a cock with the intent that the cock will fight another cock; cause any cock to fight with another cock or cause cocks to injure each other for amusement or gain; own, manage, operate, finance, commercially advertise, promote, sell admission tickets to, or employ persons at any facility for the purpose of cockfighting; possess or use any device or substance intended to Status: Indefinitely Postponed - 04/14/2010 Number: AL SB 231 - Updated (Status 04/14/2010) Title: Motor vehicles, new and used vehicles clarified, titles, fees for certain records further provided for, exemption from titling of certain vehicles, inspections, alternative method of lien release authorized, Secs. 32-8-2, 32-8-6, 32-8-31, 32-8-32, 32-8-36, 32-8-64 am'd. Sponsor: Means Abstract: This bill would: Clarify the definitions of new vehicle and used vehicle; reduce the motor vehicle title records fee from $15 to $5 when the records are provided electronically or when a printout of an electronic record is provided; establish a registration record fee of $5; provide for the privacy of certain records; authorize the department to prescribe certain fees for records obtained through the national motor vehicle information system and for the manner of payment of fees; permit the Status: Indefinitely Postponed - 04/14/2010 Number: AL SB 246 - Updated (Hearing 01/18/2010) Title: Animals, procedures for seizing when involved in charge for fighting dogs, hog and canine fighting, cruelty to animals, disposition of animal expedited, bond required under certain conditions, Secs. 3-129, 13A-11-14, 13A-11-244, 13A-12-6 am'd. Sponsor: Little (Z) Abstract: This bill would further provide procedures for seizing an animal involved in a charge for any of the above crimes by expediting the disposition process of the animal and requiring the posting of a bond by the owner of the seized animal under certain conditions for the care of the seized animal. Status: Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Judiciary - 01/14/2010 Number: AL SB 259 - Updated (New 01/14/2010) Title: Obscene material involving children, disseminate further defined, material that constitutes possession
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of visual obscene matter further provided for, Secs. 13A-12-190, 13A-12-192 am'd. Sponsor: Smith Abstract: This bill would further define the term "disseminate" to include import, export, transfer possession of, display, exhibit, show, present, provide, broadcast, transmit, retransmit, circulate, disperse, or distribute. This bill would expand the material that constitutes visual obscene matter. Amendment 621 of the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, now appearing as Section 111.05 of the Official Recompilation of the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended, prohibits a general law whose purpose or Status: Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Judiciary - 01/14/2010 Number: AL SB 480 - Updated (Status 04/14/2010) Title: Kinship guardianships, kinship guardianship subsidy program, established, procedures for establishing kinship guardianships and legal authority of kinship guardians, Sec. 12-15-301, 12-15314, 12-15-315, 38-12-2, 38-12-4 am'd. Sponsor: Butler Abstract: This bill establishes the legislative intent and purposes for kinship guardianship and kinship guardianship subsidy; provides for kinship guardianship subsidy definitions; establishes a kinship guardianship subsidy program; provides eligibility requirements for kinship guardianship subsidy payments; provides for the amount of the subsidy payments; provides for the duration of the subsidy; provides for the administration of the program by a written agreement between the Department of Human Status: Pending third reading on day 29 Favorable from Judiciary - 04/14/2010 Arizona - Adjourned 2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: AZ HB 2044 - Updated (Status 03/18/2010) Vicious Animal Assault; Classification Montenegro Amending title 11, chapter 7, article 6, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 11-1014.01; amending section 13-1208, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to biting dogs. Status: SENATE SECOND READ - 03/17/2010 AZ HB 2241 - Updated (Status 03/30/2010) Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit Mccomish Amending section 43-222, Arizona Revised Statutes; amending title 43, chapter 10, article 5, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 43-1083.02; amending title 43, chapter 11, article 6, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 43-1164.02; relating to renewable energy production. Status: RULES HELD - 03/29/2010 AZ HB 2290 - Updated (Hearing 03/30/2010) Waste Tires In Abandoned Mines Jones Amending sections 27-318, 44-1304 and 49-701, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to abandoned mines. Status: SENATE SECOND READ - 03/08/2010 16 Bills

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Number: AZ HB 2370 - Updated (Status 05/14/2010)
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Title: Theft; Merchandise Pallets (now: Research Development; Production; Incentive Program) Sponsor: Nichols Abstract: Amending section 43-222, Arizona Revised Statutes; amending section 43-1074.01, Arizona Revised Statutes, as amended by Laws 2008, chapter 290, section 2; amending section 43-1074.01, Arizona Revised Statutes, as amended by Laws 2008, chapter 290, section 4; amending title 43, chapter 10, article 5, Arizona Revised Statutes, by adding section 43-1085.01; amending title Status: SIGNED; CHAPTER 289; CHAPTERED VERSION Senate Engrossed Version - 05/10/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: AZ HB 2440 - Updated (Status 05/13/2010) Capital Cases; Aggravating Factors Driggs Amending section 13-751, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to sentencing. HOUSE SECOND READ - 01/25/2010

AZ HB 2449 - Updated (Status 04/07/2010) Pest Management; Department Of Agriculture (now: Department Of Agriculture; Pest Management) Crandall Amending title 3, Arizona Revised Statutes by adding chapter 19; Transferring and renumbering sections 32-2301, 32-2304, 32-2305 and 32-2307, Arizona Revised Statutes, for placement in title 3, chapter 19, article 1, Arizona Revised Statutes, as added by this act, as sections 3-3501, 3-3502, 3-3504 and 3-3505, respectively; Transferring and renumbering Sections 32-2311, Status: SENATE SECOND READ - 04/06/2010 AZ HB 2480 - Updated (Text 04/08/2010) Use Tax Exemption; Fertilizer; Pesticide Konopnicki Amending section 42-5159, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to use tax exemptions. NRRA DISC/HELD - 02/22/2010 AZ HB 2499 - Updated (Status 04/22/2010) Prescriptions; Electronic Submission By Patient Murphy Amending section 32-1968, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to the regulation of pharmacies. SIGNED; CHAPTER 92; CHAPTERED VERSION House Engrossed Version - 04/19/2010 AZ HB 2503 - Updated (Status 05/12/2010) Taxation; Biogas Facilities (now: Developmentally Disabled; Providers; Deemed Status) Murphy Amending sections 36-557 and 36-595, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to developmental disabilities. SIGNED; CHAPTER 228; CHAPTERED VERSION Senate Engrossed Version - 05/06/2010 AZ HB 2514 - Updated (Status 04/17/2010) Charter Schools; Food; Tax Exemption. Murphy Amending sections 42-5061 and 42-5159, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to transaction privilege
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and use tax. Status: SIGNED; CHAPTER 52; CHAPTERED VERSION House Engrossed Version - 04/14/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: AZ HB 2543 - Updated (Status 04/08/2010) Firearms; Regulation; State Preemption. Gowan Amending section 13-3108, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to firearms. SIGNED; CHAPTER 19; CHAPTERED VERSION House Engrossed Version - 04/05/2010 AZ SB 1054 - Updated (Status 02/17/2010) Racketeering Crimes; Animal Fighting Paton Amending section 13-2301, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to organized crime, fraud and terrorism. JUD HELD - 02/15/2010 AZ SB 1057 - Updated (Text, Status 01/26/2010) Veterinarians; Animal Abuse Reporting Paton Amending section 32-2239, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to veterinarians. NRIPD (6-0-1-0) DPA - 01/25/2010 AZ SB 1085 - Updated (Status 04/23/2010) Orders Of Protection; Animals Gray Amending section 13-3602, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to family offenses. COW ACTION 1 DP 0 0 0 0 - 04/22/2010

AZ SB 1100 - Updated (Status 05/12/2010) County Audits; Public Record Exemption (now: Counties; Audits; Merit System; Judges) Pearce Amending sections 11-251 and 11-352, Arizona Revised Statutes; amending section 12-128, Arizona Revised Statutes, as amended by Laws 2010, seventh special session, chapter 6, section 2; relating to county board of supervisors. Status: SIGNED; CHAPTER 238; CHAPTERED VERSION House Engrossed Version - 05/06/2010 AZ SB 1125 - Updated (Status 04/23/2010) Public Sale Of Animals Melvin Amending section 44-1799.71, Arizona Revised Statutes; relating to the public sale of animals. COW ACTION 1 DP 0 0 0 0 - 04/22/2010 66 Bills

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California 2009-10 Number: CA AB 12 - Updated (Text, Status 10/01/2010) Title: California Fostering Connections to Success Act. Sponsor: Beall

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Abstract: An act to amend Section 17552 of the Family Code, to amend Sections 1501.1 and 1505 of, and to add Section 1502.7 to, the Health and Safety Code, and to amend Sections 241.1, 293, 295, 297, 303, 317, 358.1, 360, 361.45, 361.5, 366, 366.21, 366.22, 366.25, 366.3, 366.4, 388, 727.2, 785, 10609.4, 11008.15, 11155.5, 11253, 11363, 11376, 11400, 11401, 11401.1, 11401.4, 11402, 11403.2, 11405, 11450, 11450.16, 11454.5, 11461, 11464, 11465, 11466.23, 11466.24, 13754, 13757, 16120, 16123, 16501, Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 559, Statutes of 2010 - 09/30/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA AB 47 - Updated (Status 02/09/2010) Income taxes: credit: adoption costs. Ma An act to amend, repeal, and add Section 17052.25 of the Revenue and Taxation Code, relating to taxation, to take effect immediately, tax levy. Status: Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(3). (Last location was 2 YEAR on 6/8/2009) - 01/31/2010 CA AB 58 - Updated (Status 08/08/2009) Sports betting pools. Jeffries An act to amend Section 337a of, and to add Section 336.9 to, the Penal Code, relating to sports betting pools. Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 72, Statutes of 2009. - 08/06/2009 CA AB 107 - Updated (Text 09/24/2009) Veterinarians and registered veterinary technicians. Galgiani An act to amend Sections 4802, 4808, 4810, 4848, 4848.3, 4849, 4875, 4875.2, 4875.6, 4876, 4883, 4885, 4886, 4887, 4900, 4901, 4901.1, and 4901.2 of, to amend, repeal, and add Section 4839 of, and to add Section 4841.4 to, the Business and Professions Code, relating to veterinary medicine, and making an appropriation therefor. Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 80, Statutes of 2009. - 08/06/2009 CA AB 136 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Horse racing: imported harness or quarter horse races. Silva An act to amend Section 19596.1 of the Business and Professions Code, relating to horse racing, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 221, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA AB 154 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Adoption assistance: federal law. Evans An act to amend Sections 16118 and 16119 of, and to add Section 16132 to, the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to adoption assistance. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 222, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009

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Number: CA AB 176 - Updated (Text 09/24/2009)
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Title: Maintenance of the codes. Sponsor: Silva Abstract: An act to amend Sections 2293, 3635, 4846.5, 8027, 17539.55, 19513, 19576, 19861, 19870, 21701.1, and 25658.4 of the Business and Professions Code, to amend Sections 916, 922, 1799.3, and 3344.1 of the Civil Code, to amend Sections 129, 1033.5, and 2025.560 of the Code of Civil Procedure, to amend Sections 8971,17002, 18032, 19323, 32255, 49091.10, 52740, 52742, 52743, 56341.1, and 60204 of the Education Code, to amend Sections 2052, 2053, 9082.5, and 18541 of the Elections Code, to amend Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 88, Statutes of 2009. - 08/06/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA AB 180 - Updated (Status 08/22/2009) Budget Act of 2009: revisions. Committee on Budget An act to amend and supplement the Budget Act of 2009 (Chapter 1 of the 2009-10 Third Extraordinary Session) by amending Items 0250-001-0001, 0250-001-0159, 0250-001-0932, 0250-001-3037, 0250001-3066, 0250-012-0001, 0250-101-0001, 0250-101-0932, 0250-102-0556, 0250-111-0001, 0250112-0001, 0250-301-0660, 0250-301-3037, 0502-001-0001, 0502-001-9740, 0510-001-0001, 0510001-9740, 0520-001-0001, 0520-001-0044, 0530-001-9732, 0540-001-0140, 0540-001-6031, 0540001-6051, 0540-490, 0555-001-0028, Status: To inactive file on motion of Senator Ducheny. - 08/20/2009 CA AB 241 - Updated (Status 10/13/2009) Dogs and cats: breeding for sale. Nava An act to add Section 597.8 to the Penal Code, relating to animals. Vetoed by the Governor - 10/11/2009 CA AB 242 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Dog fighting. Nava An act to amend Section 597.5 of the Penal Code, relating to crimes. Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 225, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009

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CA AB 243 - Updated (Status 10/13/2009) Animal abuse: penalties. Nava An act to amend Section 597.1 of, and to add Section 597.9 to, the Penal Code, relating to animal abuse. Status: Vetoed by the Governor - 10/11/2009 CA AB 490 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Pet stores. Smyth An act to amend Sections 122350 and 122354 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to pet stores. Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 446, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009
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CA AB 590 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Legal aid. Feuer An act to add Article 9.6 (commencing with Section 6159.5) to Chapter 4 of Division 3 of the Business and Professions Code, and to amend, repeal, and add Sections 68085.1 and 70626 of, and to add Chapter 2.1 (commencing with Section 68650) to Title 8 of, the Government Code, relating to the practice of law. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 457, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA AB 665 - Updated (Text 10/14/2009) State adoption services: investment. Torrico An act to amend Section 16131.5 of the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to children. Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 250, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009

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CA AB 706 - Updated (Status 08/08/2009) Dependent children. Committee on Human Services An act to amend Sections 361.5, 366.21, 388, and 11404.1 of, and to add Section 361.49 to, the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to dependent children, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately. Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 120, Statutes of 2009. - 08/06/2009 CA AB 708 - Updated (Status 10/13/2009) Fish and wildlife: poaching. Huffman An act to amend Sections 12012 and 12157 of, and to repeal and add Sections 12013 and 12154 of, the Fish and Game Code, relating to fish and wildlife. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 290, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA AB 770 - Updated (Status 08/08/2009) Indian tribes: foster care and adoption programs. Torres An act to add Sections 16000.5 and 16000.6 to the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to Indian tribes. Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 124, Statutes of 2009. - 08/06/2009 CA AB 858 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Controlled substances: sentencing. Gilmore An act to amend Sections 11378 and 11379 of the Health and Safety Code, and to add Section 1203.077 to the Penal Code, relating to controlled substances. Status: Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(1). (Last location was 2 YEAR on 5/1/2009) - 01/15/2010

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Mandated child abuse reporting: library employees. Garrick An act to amend Section 11165.7 of the Penal Code, relating to mandated child abuse reporting. Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(1). (Last location was 2 YEAR on 5/1/2009) - 01/15/2010 CA AB 938 - Updated (Text 10/14/2009) Relative caregivers and foster parents. Committee on Judiciary An act to amend Sections 309 and 628 of the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to children. Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 261, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009

CA AB 1059 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Bankruptcy. Silva An act to amend Sections 7113.5, 17027, 17028, 17511.4, 17550.52, 17919, 20021, 22903, and 24071 of the Business and Professions Code, to amend Sections 1785.13, 1786.18, 1788.14, and 1812.206 of the Civil Code, to amend Section 703.130 of the Code of Civil Procedure, to amend Sections 1400, 1401, 1402, 1403, 6110, 6610, 8110, 8610, 9650, 9680, 12560, 12630, 15642, 23005, 25103, 25248, and 28710 of the Corporations Code, to amend Sections 867, 1203, 1781, 1889, 6152, 12307.2, 16202, 16902, Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 500, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA AB 1071 - Updated (Text 10/14/2009) Professions and vocations. Emmerson An act to amend Sections 2001, 2020, 2460, 2701, 2708, 3010.5, 3014.6, 3685, 3710, 4001, 4003, 4110, 4127.8, 4160, 4400, and 5810 of, to add and repeal Section 3686 of, and to repeal Section 4127.5 of, the Business and Professions Code, relating to professions and vocations, and making an appropriation therefor. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 270, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA AB 1122 - Updated (Status 10/13/2009) Animal abuse: sale of live animals. Lieu An act to add Section 597.4 to the Penal Code, relating to animals. Vetoed by the Governor - 10/11/2009 CA AB 1150 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Solid waste: resource recycling and recovery. Gaines An act to amend Sections 68055.1 and 68055.2 of the Government Code, to amend Sections 18909, 25141.6, 25143.12, 25150, 25197.2, 25201.1, 25213, 25214.8.13, 25214.10.1, 25218.9, 25218.10, 25244.6, 25244.15.1, 25250.1, 25250.15, 25250.18, 25250.19, 25312, 25313, 33459.1, 39762, 39763, 41705, 41805.5, and 41865.5 of, and to add Section 30 to, the Health and Safety Code, to amend Sections 10507.5, 12153, 12164.5, 12165, 12166, 12167, 12167.1, 12200, 12207, 12211, 12215, 12217, 12301, 12310, and
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Status: Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(1). (Last location was NAT. RES. on 9/11/2009) - 01/15/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA AB 1164 - Updated (Text 11/10/2009) Maintenance of the codes. Tran An act to amend Sections 315, 650, 809, 1627.5, 1754.5, 1915, 1925, 1950, 2361, 2660.3, 3041, 4060, 4200, 4301, 4989.54, 7403, 7847, 8027, 17533.6, 17537.12, 21606.5, 23356.2, 24045.4, and 24045.6 of the Business and Professions Code, to amend Sections 1675, 1770, 1780, 1936, 1993, 1993.02, 1993.03, 1993.04, 1993.05, 1993.07, 1993.08, 1993.09, and 2782.96 of the Civil Code, to amend Sections 416.80 and 697.350 of the Code of Civil Procedure, to amend Sections 8210 and 31155 of the Corporations Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 140, Statutes of 2009. - 08/06/2009 CA AB 1249 - Updated (Text 10/14/2009) Inedible kitchen grease transporters: dead animal haulers. Galgiani An act to amend Sections 19315 and 19348 of the Food and Agricultural Code, relating to animals, and making an appropriation therefor. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 280, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA AB 1281 - Updated (Status 10/13/2009) Pupil data: California School Racial Equality Designation Act. Portantino An act to add Section 49062.5 to the Education Code, relating to pupil data. Vetoed by the Governor - 10/11/2009

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CA AB 1325 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Tribal customary adoption. Cook An act to add and repeal Section 8600.5 of the Family Code, and to amend, repeal, and add Sections 294, 358.1, 361.5, 366.21, 366.22, 366.25, 366.26, 366.3, 16120, 16508, and 16508.1 of, and to add and repeal Section 366.24 of, the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to Indian children. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 287, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA AB 1363 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Firearms. Davis An act to amend Sections 12031 and 12050 of the Penal Code, relating to concealed firearms. Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 288, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009

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Number: CA AB 1423 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Title: Commercial hunting clubs: Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational Enhancement program: interference with hunting. Sponsor: Tom Berryhill Abstract: An act to amend Sections 1571, 1572, 1573, 1574, 2009, 3240.5, and 12000 of, and to repeal and add Sections 3241 and 3242 of, the Fish and Game Code, relating to fish and wildlife.
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Sections 3241 and 3242 of, the Fish and Game Code, relating to fish and wildlife. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 394, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA AB 1442 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Fish and game: oil spills: wildlife rehabilitation. Committee on Water, Parks and Wildlife An act to amend Sections 1345, 1348, 1796, 3004, 4011, 5654, 7149.45, 8035, 8036, 8276.2, 8276.3, 8279.1, 8280.1, 8280.2, 8280.3, 8280.4, 8280.5, 8280.6, 8405.4, 12002.1, 12159, 12160, and 12161 of, and to add Sections 392, 393, 859, 860, 1050.8, 2011.5, 2020, and 12014 to, the Fish and Game Code, and to amend Sections 8670.3, 8670.61.5, and 8670.67 of the Government Code, relating to natural resources. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 294, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA AB 1499 - Updated (Status 08/08/2009) Horse racing: workers' compensation. Evans An act to add and repeal Section 19605.78 of the Business and Professions Code, relating to horse racing, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately. Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 151, Statutes of 2009. - 08/06/2009 CA AB 1526 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) The Wildlife Center. Fletcher An act to add Part 4 (commencing with Section 19600) to Division 9 of the Food and Agriculture Code, relating to wildlife. Status: Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(1). (Last location was 2 YEAR on 5/1/2009) - 01/15/2010 CA AB 1535 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Audiologists: hearing aids. Jones An act to amend Sections 101, 149, 205, 2220.5, 2530.2, 2531, 2531.2, 2534, 2534.2, 3300, 3306, 3307, 3320.1, 3326, 3327, 3327.5, 3328, 3329, 3350, 3352, 3353, 3354, 3356, 3357, 3358, 3360, 3362, 3364, 3400, 3401, 3402, 3403, 3404, 3421, 3422, 3423, 3424, 3426, 3430, 3451, 3452, 3454, 3455, and 3456 of, to add Sections 2531.06 and 3322 to, to add Article 9 (commencing with Section 2539.1) to Chapter 5.3 of Division 2 of, to repeal Sections 3321, 3325, and 3330 of, and to repeal and add Sections Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 309, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA AB 1546 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Taxation: limited partnerships: income tax: dependent exemption credit: corporation tax apportionment. Committee on Revenue and Taxation An act to amend Section 15902.09 of the Corporations Code, and to amend Sections 17054, 19591, and 25128 of, and to amend and repeal Sections 19136.8 and 25128.5 of, the Revenue and Taxation Code, relating to taxation. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 544, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009

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Number: CA AB 1575 - Updated (Status 11/07/2009)
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Title: Horse racing. Sponsor: Committee on Governmental Organization Abstract: An act to amend Sections 19510, 19513, 19605.7, 19605.71, 19605.9, and 19606.3 of the Business and Professions Code, relating to horse racing, and making an appropriation therefor. Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter 650, Statutes of 2009. - 11/05/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA AB 1580 - Updated (Status 10/13/2009) Taxation: federal conformity. Charles Calderon An act to amend Sections 17008.5, 17020.6, 17024.5, 17041, 17052.12, 17062, 17063, 17072, 17085, 17132.5, 17144.5, 17152, 17206, 17250, 17250.5, 17255, 17275.5, 17276, 17501, 17551, 17952.5, 18165, 18180, 18631, 19116, 19131, 19134, 19164, 19166, 19172, 19179, 19443, 21015.5, 23045, 23051.5, 23456, 23609, 23712, 23732, 23772, 24305, 24356, 24357, 24357.1, 24357.7, 24358, 24416, 24949.5, 24990.6, and 24993 of, to add Sections 17020.15, 17132.8, 17204, 17225, 17257, 17257.2, 17257.4, 17275.2, Status: Vetoed by the Governor - 10/11/2009 CA AB 1618 - Updated (Status 10/22/2010) Sales and use taxes: income and corporation taxes: collection cost recovery fee. Committee on Budget An act to amend Sections 6453, 19138, and 23101 of, to amend and repeal Section 25136 of, to add Sections 6833, 9035, 11534, 17276.05, 17276.20, 17276.21, 17276.22, 24416.05, 24416.20, 24416.21, 24416.22, 30354.7, 32390, 38577, 40168, 41127.8, 43449, 45610, 46466, 50138.8, 55211, and 60495 to, to repeal Sections 17276, 17276.9, 17276.10, 24416, 24416.9, and 24416.10 of, and to repeal and add Sections 6452.1, 6487.3, and 18510 of, the Revenue and Taxation Code, relating to taxation, making an Status: Read third time. Urgency clause refused adoption. (Ayes 26. Noes 10. Page 5256.) - 10/08/2010 CA AB 1630 - Updated (Status 10/22/2010) 2010-11 Budget. Blumenfield An act making appropriations for the support of the government of the State of California and for several public purposes in accordance with the provisions of Section 12 of Article IV of the Constitution of the State of California, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately. Status: Read second time. To third reading. Senate Rule 29.3 suspended. Joint Rule 10.5 suspended. (Page 5222.) - 10/07/2010 CA AB 1636 - Updated (Status 10/01/2010) Budget Act of 2010. Blumenfield An act making appropriations for the support of the government of the State of California and for several public purposes in accordance with the provisions of Section 12 of Article IV of the Constitution of the State of California, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately. Status: Read third time. Urgency clause refused adoption. (Ayes 21. Noes 14. Page 5123.) - 09/01/2010

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Title: Dependent children: locating extended family members Sponsor: Portantino Abstract: An act to amend Sections 358.1, 360, and 16206 of the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to dependent children. Status: Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(11). (Last location was APPR. SUSPENSE FILE on 4/14/2010) 06/04/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA AB 2012 - Updated (Status 10/01/2010) Cruelty to animals. Lieu An act to amend Section 597 of the Penal Code, relating to cruelty to animals. Vetoed by the Governor - 09/30/2010 CA ACR 19 - Updated (Text, Status 04/02/2009) Spaying and neutering. Smyth Relative to Spay Day USA 2009. Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter No. 9, Statutes of 2009 - 04/01/2009 CA ACR 63 - Updated (Status 09/09/2010) Foster Care Month. Bass Relative to Foster Care Month. Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(17). (Last location was RLS. on 5/4/2009) - 08/31/2010 CA ACR 91 - Updated (Status 09/09/2010) Adopt a Shelter Pet Month. Lieu Relative to pet adoption. Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(17). (Last location was RLS. on 9/2/2009) - 08/31/2010

CA SB 44 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Integrated waste management. Denham An act to amend Sections 68055.1, and 68055.2 of, and to repeal Sections 66799.22 and 66799.40 of, the Government Code, to amend Sections 18909, 25141.6, 25143.12, 25150, 25197.2, 25201.1, 25213, 25214.8.13, 25214.10.1, 25218.9, 25218.10, 25244.6, 25244.15.1, 25250.1, 25250.15, 25250.18, 25250.19, 33459.1, 39762, 39763, 41705, 41805.5, and 41865.5 of the Health and Safety Code, to amend Sections 10507.5, 12153, 12164.5, 12165, 12166, 12167, 12167.1, 12200, 12207, 12211, 12215, 12217, 12301, Status: Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(1). (Last location was 2 YEAR on 5/1/2009) - 01/15/2010

Number: CA SB 135 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Title: Animal abuse: cattle: tail docking. Sponsor: Florez
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Abstract: An act to amend Section 597n of the Penal Code, relating to animal abuse. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 344, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA SB 241 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Retail food facilities. Runner An act to amend Sections 113733, 113735, 113769, 113784, 113789, 113801, 113818, 113821, 113831, 113871, 113876, 113879, 113930, 113932, 113939, 113947, 113949.1, 113949.2, 113950.5, 113953, 113969, 113976, 113982, 113984, 113986, 113996, 114002, 114004, 114021, 114041, 114067, 114089, 114099.2, 114099.6, 114117, 114159, 114163, 114185, 114185.5, 114250, 114252, 114279, 114286, 114295, 114311, 114313, 114314, 114358, 114371, 114380, 114381, and 114387 of, to add Sections 113747.1, 113778.4, Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 571, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA SB 250 - Updated (Status 09/09/2010) Dogs and cats: spaying and neutering. Florez An act to add Sections 30804.6 and 31751.4 to the Food and Agricultural Code, relating to animals. Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(17). (Last location was UNFINISHED BUSINESS on 8/26/2010) - 08/31/2010

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CA SB 254 - Updated (Status 08/08/2009) Horses: sale, purchase, or transfer. Wiggins An act to repeal and add Section 19525 of the Business and Professions Code, relating to horse racing. Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter No. 42, Statutes of 2009 - 08/06/2009 CA SB 286 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Department of Fish and Game: scientific collector's permits. Aanestad An act to add Section 1002.5 to the Fish and Game Code, relating to the Department of Fish and Game. Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 346, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA SB 318 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Dogfighting forfeitures. Calderon An act to add Section 598.1 to the Penal Code, relating to dogfighting. Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 302, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA SB 359 - Updated (Text 10/14/2009) Records: disclosure exemptions. Romero An act to amend Sections 6275, 6276.02, 6276.04, 6276.06, 6276.08, 6276.10, 6276.12, 6276.14, 6276.16, 6276.18, 6276.22, 6276.24, 6276.26, 6276.28, 6276.30, 6276.32, 6276.34, 6276.36, 6276.38,
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6276.40, 6276.42, 6276.44, 6276.46, and 6276.48 of the Government Code, relating to records. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 584, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA SB 402 - Updated (Status 10/13/2009) Recycling: California redemption value. Wolk An act to amend Sections 14560, 14571.2, 14571.8, 14572, 14574, 14575, 14581, 14585, and 43021 of, to add Sections 14515.3, 14526.8, 14571.6.5, 14571.6.6, and 14571.6.7 to, and to amend, repeal, and add Section 14504 of, the Public Resources Code, relating to recycling, and making an appropriation therefor. Status: Vetoed by the Governor - 10/11/2009 CA SB 470 - Updated (Text 10/14/2009) Prescriptions. Corbett An act to amend Sections 4040 and 4076 of the Business and Professions Code, relating to pharmacy. Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 590, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009

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CA SB 597 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Child welfare services, foster care services, and adoption assistance. Liu An act to amend Section 8545 of the Family Code, to amend Section 1506 of the Health and Safety Code, and to amend Sections 4094, 11462, 11463, 16119, 16120.1, 16121, 16121.05, and 16501.1 of, and to add Sections 366.215 and 16010.2 to, the Welfare and Institutions Code, relating to services for children. Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 339, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA SB 605 - Updated (Text 10/14/2009) California Environmental Quality Act: biogas pipelines: exemption. Ashburn An act to add and repeal Section 21080.23.5 of the Public Resources Code, relating to the environment. Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 599, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA SB 693 - Updated (Status 08/08/2009) Horse racing: advance deposit wagering: satellite wagering facilities. Harman An act to amend Section 19604 of the Business and Professions Code, relating to horse racing. Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter No. 63, Statutes of 2009 - 08/06/2009

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CA SB 803 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Solid waste: plastic waste: polyvinyl chloride clamshell packaging. DeSaulnier An act to add Chapter 5.9 (commencing with Section 42370) to Part 3 of Division 30 of the Public Resources Code, relating to solid waste. Status: Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(1). (Last location was 2 YEAR on 5/1/2009) - 01/15/2010
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CA SB 819 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Professions and vocations. Yee An act to amend Sections 27, 101, 128.5, 144, 146, 149, 683, 733, 800, 801, 803, 1907, 2089.5, 2096, 2102, 2107, 2135, 2168.4, 2175, 2221, 2307, 2335, 2486, 2488, 2570.5, 2570.6, 2570.7, 2570.185, 2760.1, 3503, 3517, 3518, 3635, 3636, 3753.5, 4022.5, 4027, 4040, 4051, 4059.5, 4060, 4062, 4076, 4081, 4110, 4111, 4126.5, 4161, 4174, 4231, 4301, 4305, 4329, 4330, 4857, 4980.30, 4980.43, 4996.2, 4996.17, 4996.18, 5092, 5093, 5801, 6534, 6536, 6561, 7616, 7629, 8030.2, 8740, and 8746 of, to add Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 308, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA SB 821 - Updated (Text, Status 10/13/2009) Consumer affairs: professions and vocations. Committee on Business, Professions and Economic De An act to amend Sections 139, 805, 1632.5, 1634.2, 2493, 2530.2, 2532.2, 2532.7, 2570.2, 2570.3, 2570.4, 2570.5, 2570.6, 2570.7, 2570.9, 2570.10, 2570.13, 2570.16, 2570.18, 2570.20, 2570.26, 2570.28, 2571, 2872.2, 3357, 3362, 3366, 3456, 3740, 3750.5, 3773, 4101, 4112, 4113, 4160, 4196, 4200.3, 4200.4, 4510.1, 4933, 4938, 4980.45, 4980.48, 4982, 4982.2, 4989.22, 4989.54, 4992.1, 4992.3, 4996.23, 4996.28, 4996.5, 4999.2, 5016, 5021, 5022, 5023, 5651, 7028.7, 7044, 7159, 7159.5, 7159.14, 7303.2, Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 307, Statutes of 2009 - 10/11/2009 CA SB 858 - Updated (Text, Status 10/21/2010) Sales and use taxes: income and corporation taxes: collection cost recovery fee. Committee on Budget and Fiscal Review An act to amend Sections 6453, 19138, and 23101 of, to amend and repeal Section 25136 of, to add Sections 6833, 9035, 11534, 17276.05, 17276.20, 17276.21, 17276.22, 24416.05, 24416.20, 24416.21, 24416.22, 30354.7, 32390, 38577, 40168, 41127.8, 43449, 45610, 46466, 50138.8, 55211, and 60495 to, to repeal Sections 17276, 17276.9, 17276.10, 24416, 24416.9, and 24416.10 of, and to repeal and add Sections 6452.1, 6487.3, and 18510 of, the Revenue and Taxation Code, relating to taxation, making an Status: Chaptered by the Secretary of State, Chapter Number 721, Statutes of 2010 - 10/19/2010 CA SCA 23 - Updated (Status 09/09/2010) Food safety: antibiotics. Florez A resolution to propose to the people of the State of California an amendment to the Constitution of the State, by adding Article X C thereto, relating to food safety. Status: Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(17). (Last location was PRINT on 6/23/2009) - 08/31/2010 CA SCR 20 - Updated (Text 09/04/2009) Children of Incarcerated Parents Bill of Rights. Liu Relative to the Children of Incarcerated Parents Bill of Rights. Chaptered by Secretary of State. Res. Chapter 88, Statutes of 2009. - 08/28/2009

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CA SCR 35 - Updated (Status 09/09/2010) Foster Care Month. Steinberg Relative to Foster Care Month. Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(17). (Last location was RLS. on 5/18/2009) - 08/31/2010 CA SR 30 - Updated (Status 09/09/2010) Florez Relative to horses. Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(17). (Last location was RLS. on 9/1/2009) - 08/31/2010 1 Bill

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CA ABX1 8 - Updated (Status 11/22/2009) Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Committee on Budget An act to amend Sections 14491, 17550.19, and 21653 of the Business and Professions Code, to amend Section 5305 of the Financial Code, to amend Section 421 of the Military and Veterans Code, to amend Sections 154, 155, 337.4, 368, 422.7, 476a, 484b, 484g, 484h, 487, 487b, 487e, 487f, 487h, 496, 498, 500, 502, 537, 537e, 550, 551, 565, 566, 592, 594.4, 641.3, 2932, 2933.1, 2933.2, 2933.3, 2933.5, 2933.6, 3000, 4019, and 4600 of, to amend, renumber, and add Section 2933.4 of, to add Sections Status: Vetoed by Governor. VETOED - 01/06/2009 1 Bill

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CA SBX2 16 - Updated (Status 02/24/2009) Horse racing: license fees. Ashburn An act to amend Sections 19606.1, 19606.3, and 19620.1 of, to add Section 19620.2 to, and to repeal and add Section 19616.51 of, the Business and Professions Code, relating to horse racing, and making an appropriation therefor. Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State - Chapter No. 12, Statutes of 2009 - 02/20/2009 11 Bills

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CA ABX3 1 - Updated (Status 11/07/2009) 2009-10 Budget. Evans An act making appropriations for the support of the government of the State of California and for several public purposes in accordance with the provisions of Section 12 of Article IV of the Constitution of the State of California, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately. Status: Died on Senate third reading file. - 10/27/2009 CA ABX3 10 - Updated (Status 11/06/2009) Budget Act of 2009: revisions. Evans An act to amend and supplement the Budget Act of 2009 (Chapter 1 of the 2009-10 Third Extraordinary
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Session) by amending Items 0250-001-0001, 0250-012-0001, 0250-101-0001, 0250-101-0932, 0250102-0556, 0250-111-0001, 0250-112-0001, 0250-301-0660, 0530-001-9732, 0540-001-0140, 0540001-6031, 0540-001-6051, 0540-490, 0555-001-0028, 0555-001-0044, 0555-001-0235, 0559-0010001, 0559-001-3078, 0650-001-0001, 0650-001-0890, 0690-001-0890, 0690-001-6061, 0690-1010890, 0690-102-0890, 0820-001-0001, Status: Died at Desk. - 10/26/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA ABX3 14 - Updated (Status 11/06/2009) Corrections. Arambula An act to amend Sections 7027.3, 14491, 17550.19, and 21653 of the Business and Professions Code, to amend Section 25541 of the Corporations Code, to amend Section 5305 of the Financial Code, to amend Sections 11105, 11150.6, 11153, 11162.5, 11162.6, 11350, 11351, 11351.5, 11352, 11352.1, 11353, 11353.1, 11353.4, 11353.5, 11353.6, 11353.7, 11354, 11355, 11356.5, 11357, 11358, 11359, 11360, 11361, 11363, 11364.7, 11366, 11366.5, 11366.6, 11366.7, 11366.8, 11368, 11370, 11370.1, 11370.2, 11370.4, Status: Died Concurrence pending. - 10/26/2009 CA ABX3 36 - Updated (Status 11/06/2009) Integrated waste management: transfer of authority. Gaines An act to amend Sections 68055.1, and 68055.2 of, and to repeal Sections 66799.22 and 66799.40 of, the Government Code, to amend Sections 18909, 25141.6, 25143.12, 25150, 25197.2, 25201.1, 25213, 25214.8.13, 25214.10.1, 25218.9, 25218.10, 25244.6, 25244.15.1, 25250.1, 25250.15, 25250.18, 25250.19, 33459.1, 39762, 39763, 41705, 41805.5, and 41865.5 of the Health and Safety Code, to amend Sections 10507.5, 12153, 12164.5, 12165, 12166, 12167, 12167.1, 12200, 12207, 12211, 12215, 12217, 12301, Status: Died at Desk. - 10/26/2009 CA ABX3 46 - Updated (Status 11/06/2009) State government. Evans An act to amend Section 19616.51 of, and to add Section 19616.52 to, the Business and Professions Code, to amend Sections 8610.5, 11545, 12715, 13302, 16140, and 22877 of, to add Section 12472.5 to, and to add and repeal Section 22864.1 of, the Government Code, to amend Sections 1566.2, 13235, 17031.8, 17036, 18114, 18502, and 51504 of the Health and Safety Code, to amend Section 12975.9 of, and to add Article 7 (commencing with Section 11885) to Chapter 4 of Part 3 of Division 2 of, the Status: Died at Desk. - 10/26/2009 CA ABX3 84 - Updated (Status 11/06/2009) Solid waste: resource recycling and recovery. Gaines An act to Sections 68055.1 and 68055.2 of the Government Code, to amend Sections 18909, 25141.6, 25143.12, 25150, 25197.2, 25201.1, 25213, 25214.8.13, 25214.10.1, 25218.9, 25218.10, 25244.6, 25244.15.1, 25250.1, 25250.15, 25250.18, 25250.19, 25312, 25313, 33459.1, 39762, 39763, 41705, 41805.5, and 41865.5 of, and to add Section 30 to, the Health and Safety Code, to amend Sections 10507.5, 12153, 12164.5, 12165, 12166, 12167, 12167.1, 12200, 12207, 12211, 12215, 12217, 12301,
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12310, and 12320 of Status: Died at Desk. - 10/26/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA SBX3 1 - Updated (Status 12/22/2009) 2009-10 Budget. Ducheny An act making appropriations for the support of the government of the State of California and for several public purposes in accordance with the provisions of Section 12 of Article IV of the Constitution of the State of California, and declaring the urgency thereof, to take effect immediately. Status: In Senate. To unfinished business. (Item veto) - 02/20/2009 CA SBX3 16 - Updated (Status 12/22/2009) Budget Act of 2009: revisions. Ducheny An act to amend and supplement the Budget Act of 2009 (Chapter 1 of the 2009-10 Third Extraordinary Session) by amending Items 0250-001-0001, 0250-012-0001, 0250-101-0001, 0250-101-0932, 0250102-0556, 0250-111-0001, 0250-112-0001, 0250-301-0660, 0530-001-9732, 0540-001-0140, 0540001-6031, 0540-001-6051, 0540-490, 0555-001-0028, 0555-001-0044, 0555-001-0235, 0559-0010001, 0559-001-3078, 0650-001-0001, 0650-001-0890, 0690-001-0890, 0690-001-6061, 0690-1010890, 0690-102-0890, 0820-001-0001, Status: In Senate. To unfinished business. (Veto) - 06/30/2009 CA SBX3 18 - Updated (Status 12/22/2009) Corrections. Ducheny An act to amend Sections 14491, 17550.19, and 21653 of the Business and Professions Code, to amend Section 5305 of the Financial Code, to amend Section 421 of the Military and Veterans Code, to amend Sections 154, 155, 337.4, 368, 422.7, 461, 463, 476a, 484b, 484g, 484h, 487, 487b, 487c, 487e, 487f, 487h, 496, 498, 500, 502, 537, 537e, 550, 551, 565, 566, 592, 594.4, 641.3, 2932, 2933, 2933.2, 2933.3, 2933.5, 2933.6, 2934, 2935, 3000, 4019, and 4600 of, to amend and renumber Section 2933.4 of, Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 28, - 10/12/2009 CA SBX3 39 - Updated (Status 11/06/2009) Integrated waste management: transfer of authority. Denham An act to amend Sections 68055.1, and 68055.2 of, and to repeal Sections 66799.22 and 66799.40 of, the Government Code, to amend Sections 18909, 25141.6, 25143.12, 25150, 25197.2, 25201.1, 25213, 25214.8.13, 25214.10.1, 25218.9, 25218.10, 25244.6, 25244.15.1, 25250.1, 25250.15, 25250.18, 25250.19, 33459.1, 39762, 39763, 41705, 41805.5, and 41865.5 of the Health and Safety Code, to amend Sections 10507.5, 12153, 12164.5, 12165, 12166, 12167, 12167.1, 12200, 12207, 12211, 12215, 12217, 12301, Status: From committee without further action. - 10/26/2009

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Number: CA SBX3 57 - Updated (Status 11/06/2009) Title: Recycling: California redemption value containers.
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Sponsor: Corbett Abstract: An act to amend Sections 14560, 14571.2, 14571.8, 14572, 14574, 14575, 14581, 14585, and 43021 of, to add Sections 14515.3, 14526.8, 14571.6.5, 14571.6.6, and 14571.6.7 to, and to amend, repeal, and add Section 14504 of, the Public Resources Code, relating to recycling, and making an appropriation therefor. Status: From committee without further action. - 10/26/2009 California - 2009 4th Special Session - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: 6 Bills

CA ABX4 1 - Updated (Status 12/22/2009) Budget Act of 2009: revisions. Evans An act to amend and supplement the Budget Act of 2009 (Chapter 1 of the 2009-10 Third Extraordinary Session) by amending Items 0250-001-0001, 0250-001-0159, 0250-001-0932, 0250-001-3037, 0250001-3066, 0250-012-0001, 0250-101-0001, 0250-101-0932, 0250-102-0556, 0250-111-0001, 0250112-0001, 0250-301-0660, 0250-301-3037, 0502-001-0001, 0502-001-9740, 0510-001-0001, 0510001-9740, 0520-001-0001, 0520-001-0044, 0520-001-0918, 0520-011-0001, 0530-001-9732, 0540001-0140, 0540-001-6031, Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 1, - 07/28/2009 CA ABX4 12 - Updated (Status 12/22/2009) State government. Evans An act to amend Section 19616.51 of, and to add Section 19616.52 to, the Business and Professions Code, to add Section 14044 to the Corporations Code, to add and repeal Article 20.7 (commencing with Section 69999.10) of Chapter 2 of Part 42 of Division 5 of Title 3 of the Education Code, to amend Sections 8610.5, 11545, 12715, 13302, and 22877 of, to add Sections 11019.10 and 12472.5 to, and to add and repeal Section 22864.1 of, the Government Code, to amend Sections 1566.2, 13235, 17031.8, Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 12, - 07/28/2009 CA ABX4 13 - Updated (Status 07/28/2009) Courts omnibus bill: public safety. Evans An act to amend Section 6322.1 of the Business and Professions Code, to amend Sections 68086.1, 69926, 69927, 69957, 70602, 70603, 70611, 70612, 70613, 70614, 70621, 70626, 70650, 70651, 70652, 70653, 70654, 70655, 70656, 70658, and 70670 of, to add Sections 68106.2, 68511.9, and 77202.5 to, and to add and repeal Sections 68106 and 68106.1 of, the Government Code, to amend Section 103470 of the Health and Safety Code, to amend Section 5023.5 of, and to amend, repeal, and add Section 1465.8 of, Status: In Assembly. Concurrence in Senate amendments pending. - 07/23/2009 CA ABX4 20 - Updated (Status 12/22/2009) Consumer affairs: regulatory boards: operations: reorganization. Audra Strickland An act to amend Sections 101, 130, 149, 205, 3612, 3613, 3620, 3622, 3623, 3624, 3624.5, 3626, 3627, 3628, 3630, 3631, 3633, 3633.1, 3634, 3635, 3636, 3640, 3640.1, 3640.5, 3650, 3651, 3651.5, 3652, 3663, 3670, 3675, 3680, 3681, 3685, 3716, 7801, 7810.1, 7820, 7830.1, 8501, 8502, 8505.17, 8520,
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8674, 8676, 9801, 9810, 9810.1, 9872, 19004, 19004.1, 19030, 19031, and 19174 of, to add Sections 3621, 3621.5, and 8520.2 to, to add and repeal Section 2450.3 of, and to repeal Sections 3625, 7810, 7811, Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 18, - 07/28/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA SBX4 12 - Updated (Status 10/14/2009) State government. Ducheny An act to amend Section 19616.51 of, and to add Section 19616.52 to, the Business and Professions Code, to add Section 14044 to the Corporations Code, to add and repeal Article 20.7 (commencing with Section 69999.10) of Chapter 2 of Part 42 of Division 5 of Title 3 of the Education Code, to amend Sections 8610.5, 11545, 12715, 13302, and 22877 of, to add Sections 11019.10 and 12472.5 to, and to add and repeal Section 22864.1 of, the Government Code, to amend Sections 1566.2, 13235, 17031.8, Status: In Senate. To unfinished business. Died on file. - 07/24/2009 CA SBX4 13 - Updated (Status 12/22/2009) Courts omnibus bill: public safety. Ducheny An act to amend Section 6322.1 of the Business and Professions Code, to amend Sections 68086.1, 69926, 69927, 69957, 70602, 70603, 70611, 70612, 70613, 70614, 70621, 70626, 70650, 70651, 70652, 70653, 70654, 70655, 70656, 70658, and 70670 of, to add Sections 68106.2, 68511.9, and 77202.5 to, and to add and repeal Sections 68106 and 68106.1 of, the Government Code, to amend Section 103470 of the Health and Safety Code, to amend Section 5023.5 of, and to amend, repeal, and add Section 1465.8 of, Status: Approved by Governor. Chaptered by Secretary of State. - 07/28/2009 6 Bills

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CA ABX7 1 - Updated (Status 11/10/2009) Public resources. Fuller An act to amend Sections 29702, 29725, 29727, 29733, 29735, 29735.1, 29738, 29741, 29751, 29752, 29754, 29756.5, 29763, 29771, and 29780 of, to add Sections 29703.5, 29722.5, 29722.7, 29728.5, 29759, 29773, 29773.5, and 29778.5 to, to add Division 22.3 (commencing with Section 32300) to, to repeal Section 29762 of, and to repeal and add Sections 29736, 29739, 29753, 29761, 29761.5, and 29764 of, the Public Resources Code, and to amend Sections 1052, 1055, 1055.2, 1538, 1551, 1825, 1845, 1846, Status: From committee without further action. - 11/04/2009 CA ABX7 6 - Updated (Status 11/10/2009) Water diversion and use: reporting. De Leon An act to amend Sections 5100, 5101, 5103, and 5107 of, to add Chapter 2.7 (commencing with Section 348) to Division 1 of, and to repeal Section 5108 of, the Water Code, relating to water diversion. Status: From committee without further action. - 11/04/2009

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Title: Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta: Delta Protection Commission: Delta conservancy. Sponsor: Bass Abstract: An act to amend Sections 29702, 29725, 29727, 29733, 29735, 29735.1, 29738, 29741, 29751, 29752, 29754, 29756.5, 29763, 29771, and 29780 of, to add Sections 29703.5, 29722.5, 29722.7, 29728.5, 29759, 29773, 29773.5, and 29778.5 to, to add Division 22.3 (commencing with Section 32300) to, to repeal Sections 29762 and 29764 of, and to repeal and add Sections 29736, 29739, 29753, 29761, and 29761.5 of, the Public Resources Code, relating to the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. Status: From committee without further action. - 11/04/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: CA SBX7 1 - Updated (Status 12/22/2009) Public resources. Simitian An act to amend Sections 29702, 29725, 29727, 29733, 29735, 29735.1, 29738, 29741, 29751, 29752, 29754, 29756.5, 29763, 29771, and 29780 of, to add Sections 29703.5, 29722.5, 29722.7, 29728.5, 29759, 29773, 29773.5, and 29778.5 to, to add Division 22.3 (commencing with Section 32300) to, to repeal Section 29762 of, and to repeal and add Sections 29736, 29739, 29753, 29761, 29761.5, and 29764 of, the Public Resources Code, and to add Division 35 (commencing with Section 85000) to, and to repeal Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 5, - 11/12/2009 CA SBX7 4 - Updated (Status 11/06/2009) Public resources. Steinberg An act to amend Sections 6103.1 and 6103.4 of the Government Code, to amend Sections 29702, 29725, 29727, 29733, 29735, 29735.1, 29738, 29741, 29751, 29752, 29754, 29756.5, 29763, 29771, and 29780 of, to add Sections 29703.5, 29722.5, 29722.7, 29728.5, 29759, 29773, 29773.5, and 29778.5 to, to add Division 22.3 (commencing with Section 32300) to, to repeal Section 29762 of, and to repeal and add Sections 29736, 29739, 29753, 29761, 29761.5, and 29764 of, the Public Resources Code, to amend Status: From committee without further action. - 11/04/2009

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Number: CA SBX7 8 - Updated (Status 12/22/2009) Title: Water diversion and use: reporting: resources: Disaster Preparedness and Flood Prevention Bond Act of 2006: Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006. Sponsor: Steinberg Abstract: An act to amend Sections 5100, 5101, 5103, and 5107 of, to add Chapter 2.7 (commencing with Section 348) to Division 1 of, and to repeal Section 5108 of, the Water Code, and to amend and supplement the Budget Act of 2009 (Chapter 1 of the 2009-10 Third Extraordinary Session) by amending Items 3940001-0439 and 3940-001-3058 of Section 2.00 of the Budget Act of 2009, relating to water resources, and making an appropriation therefor. Status: Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 2, - 11/06/2009 Colorado - Adjourned 2010 Number: CO HB 1226 - Updated (Status 04/20/2010) Title: Differential Response To Child Abuse
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Sponsor: KEFALAS Status: Governor Action - Signed - 04/15/2010 Connecticut - Adjourned 2010 7 Bills

Number: CT HB 5066 - Updated (Status 02/19/2010) Title: AN ACT CONCERNING EDUCATIONAL STABILITY FOR CHILDREN IN THE CARE AND CUSTODY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES. Sponsor: Human Services Committee Status: Public Hearing 02/23 - 02/17/2010 Number: CT SB 152 - Updated (Status 05/05/2010) Title: AN ACT CONCERNING CHANGES TO THE GENERAL STATUTES CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES. Sponsor: Select Committee on Children Status: Bill Passed Temporarily - 05/04/2010 Number: CT SB 154 - Updated (Text, Status 04/15/2010) Title: AN ACT AUTHORIZING A DIFFERENTIAL RESPONSE BY THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES TO REPORTS OF CHILD ABUSE. Sponsor: Select Committee on Children Status: Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate - 04/14/2010 Number: CT SB 155 - Updated (Status 02/19/2010) Title: AN ACT CONCERNING THE EDUCATIONAL PLACEMENT OF CHILDREN IN THE CARE AND CUSTODY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES. Sponsor: Select Committee on Children Status: Public Hearing 02/23 - 02/17/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: CT SB 274 - Updated (Text 06/08/2010) AN ACT PROHIBITING THE UNREASONABLE CONFINEMENT AND TETHERING OF DOGS. Environment Committee Signed by the Governor - 06/02/2010

Number: CT SB 397 - Updated (Status 03/05/2010) Title: AN ACT CONCERNING PUPPY MILLS AND THE ORIGIN OF OTHER POTENTIALLY SICK DOGS IMPORTED INTO THIS STATE. Sponsor: Environment Committee Status: Public Hearing 03/12 - 03/05/2010 Number: CT SB 448 - Updated (Status 03/11/2010) Title: AN ACT CONCERNING APPLICATIONS FOR RELIEF FROM PHYSICAL ABUSE BY A FAMILY OR HOUSEHOLD MEMBER. Sponsor: Judiciary Committee Status: Public Hearing 03/15 - 03/11/2010 District of Columbia 2009-10 24 Bills
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District of Columbia 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: DC B18 52 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) PIT BULL PUBLIC PROTECTION ACT OF 2009 Graham Public Notice of Introduction - 01/16/2009

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Number: DC B18 109 - Updated (Status 03/27/2009) Title: FISCAL YEAR 2009 BALANCED BUDGET SUPPORT CONGRESSIONAL REVIEW EMERGENCY AMENDMENT ACT OF 2009". Sponsor: Gray Status: Act/Resolution Published - 03/06/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: DC B18 150 - Updated (Status 10/05/2009) ANACOSTIA RIVER CLEAN UP AND PROTECTION ACT OF 2009". Wells, Alexander, Barry, Bowser, Brown, Catania, Cheh, Evans, Thomas, Mendelson, MBrown, Gray Law Effective, L18-0055 - 09/23/2009 DC B18 151 - Updated (Status 12/24/2009) OMNIBUS PUBLIC SAFETY AND JUSTICE AMENDMENT ACT OF 2009". Mendelson, Wells Law Effective, L18-0088 - 12/10/2009 DC B18 340 - Updated (Status 07/15/2009) CRIME BILL EMERGENCY AMENDMENT ACT OF 2009". Mendelson Act/Resolution Published - 07/10/2009 DC B18 389 - Updated (Status 09/01/2009) OMNIBUS PUBLIC SAFETY AND JUSTICE EMERGENCY AMENDMENT ACT OF 2009". Mendelson Act/Resolution Published - 08/28/2009 DC B18 409 - Updated (Status 09/11/2009) FISCAL YEAR 2010 BUDGET SUPPORT EMERGENCY ACT OF 2009". Gray Act/Resolution Published - 09/11/2009 DC B18 410 - Updated (New 07/20/2009) FISCAL YEAR 2010 BUDGET SUPPORT TEMPORARY ACT OF 2009 Gray Introduced - 07/17/2009

Number: DC B18 411 - Updated (Status 09/01/2009) Title: FISCAL YEAR 2010 BUDGET SUPPORT ACT OF 2009 Sponsor: Gray
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Status: Public Notice of Introduction - 07/24/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: DC B18 443 - Updated (Status 10/23/2009) FISCAL YEAR 2010 BUDGET SUPPORT SECOND EMERGENCY ACT OF 2009". Gray Act/Resolution Published - 10/23/2009

Number: DC B18 487 - Updated (Status 10/23/2009) Title: RHODE ISLAND AVENUE AND NORTH CAPITOL STREET NEIGHBORHOOD DEVELOPMENT SPECIAL TAX DISTRICT ACT OF 2009 Sponsor: Thomas Status: Public Notice of Introduction - 10/16/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: DC B18 498 - Updated (Text 10/13/2010) WILDLIFE PROTECTION ACT OF 2009 Cheh, Bowser, Graham, MBrown, Thomas, Gray First Vote/Reading - 10/05/2010 DC B18 521 - Updated (Status 11/25/2009) HUMAN AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PROTECTION AMENDMENT ACT OF 2009 Cheh, Wells Public Notice of Introduction - 11/20/2009

Number: DC B18 542 - Updated (Status 12/17/2009) Title: FISCAL YEAR 2010 INCOME TAX SECURED REVENUE BOND AND GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND ISSUANCE EMERGENCY APPROVAL ACT OF 2009 Sponsor: Gray Status: Act/Resolution Published - 12/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: DC B18 667 - Updated (Status 09/29/2010) FAMILIES TOGETHER AMENDMENT ACT OF 2010". Wells, Brown, Bowser, Alexander, Cheh, Evans, Thomas Law Effective, L18-0228 - 09/24/2010 DC B18 693 - Updated (Status 03/12/2010) CHILD PROTECTION AGAINST DANGEROUS DOGS AMENDMENT ACT OF 2010 Wells, Graham, Brown, Thomas, Alexander Public Notice of Introduction - 03/12/2010 DC PR18 55 - Updated (Status 03/27/2009) HEARING PROCEDURES FOR WASHINGTON HUMANE SOCIETY APPROVAL RESOLUTION OF 2009". Gray Act/Resolution Published - 03/13/2009

Number: DC PR18 74 - Updated (Status 02/07/2009)
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Title: SENSE OF THE COUNCIL IN SUPPORT OF REDUCING POVERTY IN THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA RESOLUTION OF 2009 Sponsor: Barry, Bowser, Brown, MBrown, Thomas, Alexander, Graham, Wells, Gray Status: Introduced - 01/06/2009 Number: DC PR18 120 - Updated (Status 03/27/2009) Title: FISCAL YEAR 2009 INCOME TAX SECURED REVENUE BOND AND GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND ISSUANCE APPROVAL RESOLUTION OF 2009". Sponsor: Gray Status: Act/Resolution Published - 03/13/2009 Number: DC PR18 506 - Updated (Status 10/22/2009) Title: DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA HOMELAND SECURITY COMMISSION CATHY LANIER CONFIRMATION RESOLUTION OF 2009 Sponsor: Gray Status: Public Notice of Introduction - 10/02/2009 Number: DC PR18 568 - Updated (Status 11/10/2009) Title: FISCAL YEAR 2010 INCOME TAX SECURED REVENUE BOND AND GENERAL OBLIGATION BOND ISSUANCE APPROVAL RESOLTUION OF 2009 Sponsor: Gray Status: Public Notice of Introduction - 11/06/2009 Number: DC PR18 1012 - Updated (Text 07/27/2010) Title: SENSE OF THE COUNCIL AGAINST CONGRESSIONAL GUN LEGISLATION RESOLUTION OF 2010". Sponsor: Mendelson, Alexander, Barry, Bowser, Brown, Catania, Cheh, Evans, Graham, MBrown, Thomas, Wells, Gray Status: Enacted, Act/Resolution # R18-0541 - 07/13/2010 Number: DC PR18 1056 - Updated (Status 09/14/2010) Title: CONTRACT NO. POHC-2004-C-0526 MODIFICATIONS APPROVAL AND PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION EMERGENCY DECLARATION RESOLUTION OF 2010". Sponsor: Gray Status: Act/Resolution Published - 08/27/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: DC PR18 1089 - Updated (Status 09/14/2010) NEWARK STREET PARK EMERGENCY DECLARATION RESOLUTION OF 2010". Mendelson, Cheh Act/Resolution Published - 08/27/2010 12 Bills

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Number: DE HB 78 - Updated (Status 01/19/2010) Title: AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE SALE OR TRANSFER OF A PUPPY UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHT WEEKS OF AGE. Sponsor: B. Short
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Abstract: Very young puppies learn bite inhibition and appropriate play behaviors during the 5th to 8th week with the mom and littermates. Puppies who are separated before this age are much more at risk for serious biting behaviors and dog to dog aggression. Health considerations are also important. This Bill makes it unlawful to sell or otherwise transfer a puppy until it is 8 weeks of age so their natural tendencies will be mitigated. Status: Stricken - 01/19/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: DE HB 95 - Updated (Text 04/28/2009) AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 7 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO DOGS. George This bill adopts the recommendations of the Humane Society of the United States regarding restrictions on the large-scale for-profit dog breeding operations commonly known as "puppy mills." The intent of this bill is to ensure that dogs are bred in sanitary and humane conditions. The bill prohibits the possession of more than 25 breeding dogs at one time and imposes minimum requirements for breeding dogs to receive veterinary care. Status: Introduced and Assigned to Agriculture Committee in House - 03/26/2009

Number: DE HB 165 - Updated (Text, Status 09/09/2010) Title: AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 9 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO COUNTIES AND TITLE 7 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO DOGS. Sponsor: Mulrooney Abstract: This act permits the Department of Health and Social Services to provide online access to the names and nature of the conduct committed by those persons who are actively listed on the Adult Abuse Registry as a result of substantiated findings of abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation. Status: Signed by Governor - 07/23/2010 Number: DE HB 192 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) Title: AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 3 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE ANIMAL POPULATION CONTROL PROGRAM AND SPAY/NEUTER FUND. Sponsor: Walls Abstract: This legislation expands the beneficiaries of the Spay/Neuter Fund to include two additional groups of applicants. First, recipients of Social Security disability compensation are presently eligible, and this legislation would expand eligibility to those individuals who received Social Security disability compensation until they reached full retirement age, but for whom the Social Security Administration has since converted their benefits to regular social security. Second, this legislation Status: Signed by Governor - 07/22/2009 Number: DE HB 346 - Updated (Hearing 06/10/2010) Title: AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO CRIMES AND CRIMINAL PROCEDURE Sponsor: George Abstract: This bill makes it illegal to knowingly possess visual depictions of the intentional torture or killing of an animal. For a person to be found guilty under this statute, such person must knowingly and voluntarily possess the depiction. The underlying act must also be illegal under existing Delaware or federal law. For example, under Delaware law, acts of animal cruelty, cockfighting and dogfighting are illegal, and this law would ban the intentional depiction of such acts. This law is also Status: Introduced and Assigned to Judiciary Committee in House - 03/30/2010
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DE HB 466 - Updated (Text 07/13/2010) AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 9 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO DOGS. George This Act amends the existing law regarding specifications for the humane handling, care and treatment of dogs to include restrictions on tethering dogs for extended periods of time between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. and when there is inclement weather. This bill also directs the animal shelters located in the State of Delaware to implement a public awareness campaign to educate the public about the dangers of tethering dogs in these conditions. Status: Laid On Table in House - 06/23/2010

Number: DE SB 21 - Updated (Hearing 05/07/2009) Title: AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO ANIMAL FIGHTING AND BAITING. Abstract: This Act imposes a minimum mandatory 6 months in jail for certain types of animal fighting or baiting. The offense is a class F felony. Status: Assigned to Judiciary Committee in Senate - 03/19/2009 Number: DE SB 113 - Updated (Status 07/20/2010) Title: AN ACT TO AMEND TITLES 10, 29 AND 31 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO EXTENDING THE JURISDICTION OF THE FAMILY COURT FOR ABUSED, DEPENDENT AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN. Sponsor: Cook Abstract: This Bill creates a procedure by which youth exiting foster care in Delaware and who are provided services under the John H. Chafee Independence Act and/or the Fostering Connections and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008 have a legal mechanism for Family Court to review the appropriateness of such services. The bill also specifically limits any findings on the reasonableness of the services to be offered and coordinated by the DSCYF to the youth, including financial, housing, medical, employment, Status: Signed by Governor - 07/14/2010 Number: DE SB 178 - Updated (Status 07/20/2009) Title: AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO CRIMES AND CRIMINAL PROCEDURE. Sponsor: Hall-Long Abstract: In recent years there has been a significant rise in the abuse of prescription drugs and controlled substances. There has also been a significant increase in prescription fraud, such as tampering with and forgery of prescription forms for the purpose of obtaining controlled substances to use or sell illegally. In 2008, the General Assembly passed legislation which requires practitioners in the State of Delaware to use a statewide/universal prescription form with certain markers making the form Status: Signed by Governor - 07/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: DE SB 185 - Updated (Status 07/10/2009) AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 11 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO CRIMINAL PROCEDURES. Blevins This bill amends the current Sex Offender Registry statute, 11 Del. C. §§ 4120 and 4121 to bring the State of Delaware into substantial compliance with the federal Adam Walsh Act as mandated under the Sex Offender Registry Notification Act (SORNA). The bill also extends the deadline for the Sex Offender
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Management Board to complete the development of standards and guideline pertaining to the management of sex offenders from January 1, 2009 to January 1, 2011, and to implement those standards and Status: Signed by Governor - 07/10/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: DE SB 208 - Updated (Status 04/28/2010) AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 7 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO DANGEROUS DOGS. Simpson This Act includes cats in the list of domestic animals which when attacked might cause a dog to be declared a potentially dangerous dog or if severely injured or killed might cause a dog to be declared a dangerous dog. This attack, serious injury or death must occur on the property of the owner of the domestic animal or while under the immediate control of the owner of the domestic animal. Status: Stricken - 04/28/2010 DE SB 280 - Updated (Status 07/28/2010) AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 3 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO ANIMALS HELD IN SHELTER. Blevins This bill establishes health, adoption, and record keeping requirements for animal shelters operating in Delaware and updates the euthanasia provisions applying to shelters. Author: Senator Blevins Status: Signed by Governor - 07/23/2010 6 Bills

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Florida - Adjourned 2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: FL H 543 - Updated (Status 05/04/2010) Dangerous Dogs Thurston Eliminates prohibition of breed-specific local government regulation of dangerous dogs. H Died in Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources Policy (GGPC) - 04/30/2010

FL H 1527 - Updated (Status 05/04/2010) Maternal and Child Health N. Thompson Creates "Florida Nurse Home Visitation Act"; establishes nurse home visitation pilot program in specified areas; provides purpose; requires local Healthy Start coalitions to administer program; provides duties of DOH; provides for administration & evaluation of program; provides eligibility requirements; requires DOH to adopt standards & guidelines & submit annual report to Governor & Legislature. Status: H Died in Committee on Health Care Appropriations (CGHC) - 04/30/2010 FL H 1611 - Updated (Status 05/04/2010) Sexual Activities Involving Animals Waldman Prohibits knowing sexual conduct or sexual contact with an animal; prohibits specified related activities; provides that act does not apply to certain husbandry, conformation judging, & veterinary practices. Status: H Died in Committee on Agriculture & Natural Resources Policy (GGPC) - 04/30/2010

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Number: FL S 104 - Updated (Status 05/04/2010)
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Title: Sexual Activities Involving Animals [SPSC] Sponsor: Rich Abstract: Prohibits knowing sexual conduct or sexual contact with an animal. Prohibits specified related activities. Provides that the act does not apply to certain husbandry, conformation judging, and veterinary practices, etc. Status: H Died in Messages - 04/30/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: FL S 1276 - Updated (Status 05/04/2010) Dangerous Dogs/Breed-specific Regulation [EPSC] Hill Eliminates the prohibition of breed-specific local government regulation of dangerous dogs. S Died in Committee on Agriculture - 04/30/2010

FL S 2352 - Updated (Status 05/04/2010) Maternal and Child Health [SPSC] Aronberg Creates the "Florida Nurse Home Visitation Act." Establishes a nurse home visitation pilot program in specified areas. Requires local Healthy Start coalitions to administer the program. Provides duties of the Department of Health. Provides for administration and evaluation of the program. Requires the department to submit an annual report to the Governor and Legislature, etc. Status: S Died in Committee on Health Regulation - 04/30/2010 5 Bills

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GA HB 987 - Updated (Status 01/29/2010) Gambling; prohibit cockfighting; provisions Bryant,Bob A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 2 of Chapter 12 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to gambling offenses, so as to prohibit cockfighting and related conduct; to provide for punishments; to provide for exceptions; to define a term; to provide for applicability; to amend Title 4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to animals, so as to change certain provisions relating to caring for an impounded animal; to change certain Status: House Second Readers - 01/28/2010 GA HB 1106 - Updated (Status 06/10/2010) Animal protection; shelters scan for microchips prior to euthanasia; provisions Maddox,Gene A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 11 of Title 4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to animal protection, so as to provide that animal shelters and similar facilities shall scan animals for microchips prior to euthanasia; to define a certain term; to provide that a reasonable effort shall be made to contact the owner; to provide for a waiver of liability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes. Status: Effective Date - 07/01/2010

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Number: GA HB 1146 - Updated (Status 02/12/2010) Title: Criminal offenses; cruelty to animals; revise provisions Sponsor: Levitas,Kevin
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Sponsor: Levitas,Kevin Abstract: A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 12 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to criminal offenses against public health and morals in general, so as to extensively revise provisions relating to criminal offenses involving cruelty to animals; to define terms; to revise the elements and definitions of offenses; to change provisions relating to criminal punishment; to provide for other related matters; to provide for an effective date and Status: House Second Readers - 02/11/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: GA HB 1153 - Updated (Text, Status 03/19/2010) Public health and morals; offense of cruelty to animals; change provisions Levitas,Kevin A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 12 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding offenses against public health and morals, so as to change certain provisions regarding the offense of cruelty to animals; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes. Status: House Committee Favorably Reported - 03/18/2010 GA HB 1280 - Updated (Status 03/11/2010) Animals; dangerous and vicious dogs; revise provisions Maddox,Gene A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to animals, so as to extensively revise provisions relating to dogs and especially provisions relating to dangerous and vicious dogs; to define and redefine terms; to prohibit the training of dogs to attack humans in residential areas unless expressly permitted by the applicable zoning; to provide for court orders for the euthanasia of dogs; to provide public safety and administrative procedures for Status: House Second Readers - 03/10/2010 167 Bills

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HI HB 25 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) State Parks; Dogs EVANS Allows restrained dogs in state parks in designated areas that have access to the shoreline; limits the State's liability Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

Number: HI HB 39 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Title: Special Funds; Revolving Funds; Special Accounts; Temporary Transfers; Central Service and Departmental Administrative Expenses Sponsor: M. OSHIRO Abstract: Provides for the temporary transfer of interest from certain special funds, revolving funds, and special accounts to the general fund Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 127 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Land Use; Agricultural District; Mining SAGUM Allows mining as a permitted use in the agricultural district
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Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 199 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hunting Wildlife; Prohibited Acts M. OSHIRO Prohibits and establishes as a misdemeanor: (1) The possessing or using of a snare to hunt or take wildlife; (2) The using of bait to hunt or take wildlife; and (3) The taking of wildlife for the purpose of keeping as a pet Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 200 - Updated (Status 06/30/2009) State Budget SAY (BR) Appropriates funds for the operating and capital improvement budget of the Executive Branch for fiscal years 2009-2010 and 2010-2011 Status: S Act 162, 6/29/2009 (Gov. Msg. No. 779). - 06/29/2009 HI HB 209 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Starlight Reserve; Statewide Lighting Law EVANS Requires department of business, economic development, and tourism, assisted by a temporary advisory committee, to develop a statewide starlight reserve strategy, including an intelligent statewide lighting law, to preserve the quality of the night sky and its associated cultural, scientific, astronomical, natural, and landscape-related values Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 303 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Agricultural Districts; Permitted Uses SAGUM (BR) Allows the renting of dwelling units in state agricultural districts D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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HI HB 305 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Agriculture; Industrial Hemp BERTRAM Provides the authority, procedures, and licensing, related to the production of industrial hemp in the State Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 322 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Health; Home Care Agencies; Licensing M. LEE Requires the department of health to license home care agencies D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009
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HI HB 385 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Pepper Spray; Counties EVANS Allows counties to regulate the sale and possession of pepper spray D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI HB 405 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) General Excise Tax; Employment Security NAKASHIMA Exempts neighbor island physicians and osteopathic physicians from paying general excise taxes or unemployment insurance taxes Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 448 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hawaii-Made Products; Labeling Requirements COFFMAN Amends "made in Hawaii" rules to include "grown in Hawaii" and creates labeling requirements D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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HI HB 484 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Highway; safety; reckless driving; traffic violations FINNEGAN Strengthens the current reckless driving penalties for individuals guilty of two or more traffic violations under the State's Traffic Code Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 487 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative (HCEI); Electric Generation and Delivery THIELEN Establishes electric generation and delivery initiatives necessary for and contributing to the transition of Hawaii's energy sector to 70% non-petroleum energy sources by 2030 Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 489 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative In Transportation Energy WARD Establishes transportation energy initiatives necessary for the transition of Hawaii's transportation energy sector from almost completely dependent on petroleum towards the use of efficient, stable, secure, renewable, non-petroleum energy sources by 2030 Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 499 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Medical Malpractice; Insurance; Non-economic Damages MARUMOTO Limits non-economic damages in medical tort actions contingent on compliance with premium rate
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caps by insurers providing professional liability insurance in Hawaii Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 570 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Coastal Zone Management CHONG Requires certain agencies to account for sea-level rise and minimize risk from coastal hazards such as erosion, storm inundation, hurricanes, and tsunamis Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 575 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Medical Torts CHONG Requires claimants who reject the medical claim conciliation panel's award of damages and pursue litigation to pay the health care provider's attorneys' fees, costs, and cost of the provider's time under certain conditions Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 626 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) County Ethics Committees; Civil Fines; Appeal Proceedings KARAMATSU (BR) Conforms county ethics procedures for civil fines with state ethics commission procedures by allowing appeals of civil fines directly to a court and authorizing counties to adopt an ordinance to allow a county ethics commission to issue civil fines without first requesting correction or ceasing of violation Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 647 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Agriculture; Office Business; Farm Dwelling CARROLL Allows office related businesses in agricultural district farm dwellings under certain conditions D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 704 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Health; Home Care Agencies; Licensing; Appropriation YAMANE Requires the department of health to license home care agencies D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 730 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Crimes; Dog Fighting; Animal Cruelty MIZUNO Clarifies dog fighting and animal cruelty laws D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Amendments MIZUNO Adopts amendments to Hawaii tax laws to implement the streamlined sales and use tax agreement D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI HB 794 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Public School Menu Plans; Optional Vegetarian School Lunch Meals BERTRAM Requires the department of health, in collaboration with the department of agriculture, department of education, and Hawaii school food service, to develop nutritionally-sound public school menu plans that give students the option of a vegetarian school lunch meal Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 804 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Medical Torts PINE Permits plaintiffs in medical tort actions to recover the full amount of economic loss D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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HI HB 940 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) High Technology Park; Appropriation YAMASHITA Requires the department of business, economic development, and tourism to consult with the high technology development corporation to plan for the establishment of the high technology park on the site of the animal quarantine station in Halawa on Oahu Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1008 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Land Use; Agricultural Land; Subdivision SAY (BR) Protects and promotes the proper use of Hawaii's best agricultural lands by requiring conditions of approval for subdivisions of agricultural land into smaller lots and farm dwellings, thereby ensuring meaningful agricultural use Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1009 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Agriculture; Important Agricultural Lands; Public Land SAY (BR) Describes public land designated as important agricultural lands as equivalent to but distinct from important agricultural lands Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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Number: HI HB 1021 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Title: Child Abuse Sponsor: SAY (BR)
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Abstract: To provide greater protection to our children, this bill amends the offense of promoting child abuse in the second degree to include the possession of particularly violent or egregious child pornography, and it adds mandatory sentencing provisions for serious child abuse offenses Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 1048 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Land Use SAY (BR) Gives the counties greater authority and flexibility to define uses and regulate land use in the State Rural District consistent with broad State policies and standards Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1049 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Coastal Zone Management SAY (BR) Amend chapter 205A, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to improve coastal zone management by (1) clarifying "development" and "not development" in the special management area (SMA); (2) improving the SMA permit system; and (3) considering shoreline erosion rates for the shoreline setback to reduce the threat from coastal hazards Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1052 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative; Electric Generation and Delivery. SAY (BR) Establishes electric generation and delivery initiatives necessary for and contributing to the transition of Hawaii's energy sector to 70 percent non-petroleum energy sources by 2030 Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1054 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative; Transportation SAY (BR) Establishes transportation energy initiatives necessary for the transition of Hawaii's transportation energy sector from almost completely dependent on petroleum towards the use of efficient, stable, secure, renewable, non-petroleum energy sources by 2030 Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1086 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Invasive Species SAY (BR) Amends chapter 150A by reducing the inspection, quarantine and eradication fee to 20 cents per thousand pounds effective Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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Number: HI HB 1092 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Title: Homeless Programs Sponsor: SAY (BR)
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Sponsor: SAY (BR) Abstract: Improves the coordination of homeless programs and services within the Department of Human Services by relocating the state homeless programs from the Hawaii Public Housing Authority to the Benefit, Employment, and Support Services Division Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 1113 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Epidemiologic Investigations SAY (BR) Grants the Department of Health authority to take samples necessary for epidemiologic investigations D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI HB 1159 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Highway; Safety; Reckless Driving; Traffic Violations SAY (BR) Modifies the current reckless driving law to include defined penalties for first-time offenders and repeat offenders guilty of one or more traffic violations under the State's Traffic Code Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1195 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Bioprospecting SAY (BR) Vests rights to biodiversity in the State D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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HI HB 1196 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Naturopathic Medicine; Naturopathy; Parenteral Therapy SAY (BR) Amends the title of the chapter regulating naturopathy to "naturopathic medicine"; defines "naturopathic medicine"; authorizes naturopathic physicians to administer parenteral therapy; authorizes naturopathic physicians to obtain Federal Drug Enforcement Administration registration; authorizes temporary license to licensed out-of-state naturopathic physicians in a declared public health emergency Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1225 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Transportation Carrier Commission; Creation SAY Establishes a transportation carrier commission to regulate water and motor carriers D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1274 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Discrimination in Real Property Transactions; Source of Income MORITA Prohibits discrimination in real property transactions based on lawful source of income D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009
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HI HB 1277 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) DLNR; Renewable Energy Producer; Public Notice; Public Lands; Lease NAKASHIMA Requires that the board of land and natural resources conduct public hearings prior to awarding a lease of public land to a renewable energy producer Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1281 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Animals; Killing; Human Consumption BROWER Makes it a class C felony to intentionally or knowingly kill a cat or dog for the purpose of human consumption or to consume any part of a cat or dog Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1311 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) General Excise Tax; Disaster Preparedness; Tax Free Week AWANA Exempts the general excise tax on the purchase of certain disaster preparedness items sold during the last week of May Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1321 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Dogs; Tethering THIELEN (BR) Prohibits tethering of dogs to fixed objects D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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Number: HI HB 1378 - Updated (Status 07/03/2009) Title: Health Care; Advanced Practice Registered Nurse; Primary Care Provider; Prescriptive Authority; Endorsement Licensure Sponsor: M. LEE Abstract: Requires insurers, mutual and fraternal benefit societies, and health maintenance organizations to recognize advanced practice registered nurses as primary care providers Status: S Act 169, 7/2/2009 (Gov. Msg. No. 788). - 07/02/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 1406 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Community Services; Homeless CHANG Allows the Department of Human Services to establish the Office of Homeless and Community Services and transfer the Office of Community Services from the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations and the homeless programs from the Hawaii Public Housing Authority to the new office Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

Number: HI HB 1436 - Updated (Status 05/07/2009) Title: Agricultural District; Permitted Uses
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Sponsor: ITO Abstract: Amends the permitted uses of land within the agricultural district with soil classifications of A or B to include agricultural education programs conducted on a farming operation Status: H Act 053, on 5/6/2009 (Gov. Msg. No. 341). - 05/06/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 1455 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Cruelty to Animals; Second Degree LUKE (BR) Establishes certain types of animal restraint as an offense of cruelty to animals in the second degree D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1456 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Cruelty to Animals; Second Degree LUKE (BR) Establishes certain types of animal restraint as an offense of cruelty to animals in the second degree D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI HB 1464 - Updated (Status 06/26/2009) Renewable Energy; Energy Efficiency MORITA Provides for and encourages renewable energy use and development, and energy efficiency, including increasing requirements for renewable energy portfolio standard, expanding duties of the energy resources coordinator, establishing energy efficiency portfolio standards, requiring energy-efficient state buildings, requiring sellers to provide electricity-cost information, and appropriating funds from the Renewable Energy Facility Siting Special Fund Status: S Act 155, 6/25/2009 (Gov. Msg. No. 772). - 06/25/2009 HI HB 1465 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Shoreline Setback MORITA Requires affected agencies to account for sea-level rise and minimize risks from coastal hazards such as erosion, storm inundation, hurricanes, and tsunami Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1468 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Renewable Energy MORITA (BR) Establishes comprehensive measures for increasing the production and use of renewable energy in the State Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1489 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Medical Torts; Medical Claim Conciliation CHONG Establishes the medical claim conciliation hearing office and the positions of executive director and
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hearing officer Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 1505 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Soft Drink and Syrup Tax M. OSHIRO Imposes a tax on soft drinks and syrup D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI HB 1510 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Humane Treatment of Pet Animals BROWER Prohibits the confinement of a pet animal on public property (with certain exceptions) and amends the law on animal hoarding Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1512 - Updated (Status 06/27/2009) Temporary Restraining Order; Household Animals KARAMATSU Authorizes family court to authorize the issuance of a temporary restraining order in certain circumstances involving an animal identified to the court as belonging to a household Status: H Act 159, on 6/26/2009 (Gov. Msg. No. 460). - 06/26/2009 HI HB 1513 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Cruelty to Animals; Possession of Gaff KARAMATSU (BR) Prohibits possession of gaff designed to be attached to gamecock or other fighting fowl D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1608 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Real Property Transactions; Animal Companions SAY (BR) Prohibits landlord-tenant agreements from having no pet clauses D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1609 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Real Property Transactions; Pets SAY (BR) Prohibits landlords from discriminating against tenants with pets D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1610 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Tort Actions; Damages; Emotional Distress; Animals; Pet SAY (BR) Allows recovery for negligent infliction of serious emotional distress or disturbance by the owner of a
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pet for negligent injuries to the pet, not to exceed $25,000 Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 1632 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Bicycles; Safety; Statewide Traffic Code CHOY (BR) Creates the offense of infliction of serious physical injury or death to a vulnerable user of a public way D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI HB 1728 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Administratively Established Fees; Fees and Other Assessments SAY Removes administrative agencies' authority to establish fees and replaces administratively established fees with statutory fees Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

Number: HI HB 1733 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Title: Interest Earned on Certain Special Funds, Revolving Funds, Special Accounts; Temporary Transfer to General Fund Sponsor: SAY Abstract: Provides for the temporary transfer of interest from certain special funds, revolving funds, and special accounts to the general fund Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 1742 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) General Excise And Use Tax Reform SAY Repeals certain general excise and use tax excise exemptions and exclusions, but retains the exemption for nonprofit religious organizations Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1743 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Income Tax; Reform SAY Reduces the income tax rate for the lower brackets D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1764 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) District CIP; 14th, 15th, and 16th Representative Districts TOKIOKA Appropriates funds for capital improvement projects for the 14th, 15th, and 16th representative districts D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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Number: HI HB 1767 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Title: Eminent Domain; Nonprofit Organizations
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Sponsor: TOKIOKA Abstract: Limits county eminent domain powers to preclude condemnation of private property owned by tax exempt charitable organizations for use for certain economic development related purposes Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 1784 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Medical Tort Claims KARAMATSU (BR) Improves the medical tort law by, among other things, setting a maximum award limit for noneconomic damages in medical tort cases against physician specialists Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1791 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Animals PINE (BR) Criminalizes the action of animal hit and run D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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HI HB 1793 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Fireworks Control Law; Enforcement PINE Amends provisions of the of the fireworks control law to provide the counties more authority for enforcement Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1811 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Transportation Energy MORITA (BR) Establishes a comprehensive approach to increasing the use of alternative fuel vehicles in the State, including state procurement of alternative fuel vehicles, tax incentives, and infrastructure requirements Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1842 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Pet Sales SHIMABUKURO Requires pet dealers and dog breeders to provide purchasers of dogs with written statements of the dog's medical history Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI HB 1843 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Renewable Energy MORITA Establishes comprehensive measures for increasing the production and use of renewable energy in the State Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009
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HI HB 1844 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Fireworks; Ban M. LEE Imposes a statewide ban on consumer fireworks, except for religious and cultural events H Referred to TCI, PBS, JUD, referral sheet 1 - 01/20/2010

HI HB 1962 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Food Labeling; Genetically Engineered Material CARROLL Beginning 1/1/11 requires foods sold in the State that contain genetically engineered material to be labeled with a disclosure notice Status: H Referred to HLT, JUD, FIN, referral sheet 2 - 01/20/2010 HI HB 2040 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Animals; Dog Barking; Investigations NISHIMOTO (BR) Requires counties to delegate authority to county contracted agencies for seizure and impounding of unlicensed dogs as sole entity to investigate complaints of nuisance dog barking Status: H Referred to JUD, referral sheet 2 - 01/20/2010 HI HB 2060 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Aerial Hunting EVANS Permits aerial hunting only by authorized personnel in connection with emergency animal disease control or other purposes as ordered by a court Status: H Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 2 - 01/20/2010 HI HB 2104 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Public Utilities; Rates; Agriculture EVANS Directs public utilities to establish discounted rates for electricity for agricultural activities located in agricultural districts Status: H Referred to EEP/AGR, CPC, referral sheet 2 - 01/20/2010 HI HB 2563 - Updated (Status 02/06/2010) Child Protective Act SAY (BR) To ensure that child protective provisions in the Hawaii Revised Statutes are consistent with federal Title IV-E provisions Status: H Re-referred to JUD, FIN, referral sheet 20 - 02/05/2010

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Number: HI HB 2725 - Updated (Status 06/02/2010) Title: Animals; Humane Treatment Sponsor: KARAMATSU
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Abstract: Amends the definition of "necessary sustenance" with regard to pet animals Status: H Act 147, on 5/28/2010 (Gov. Msg. No. 364). - 05/28/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI HB 2767 - Updated (Status 01/28/2010) Endangered Species; Felony; Private Right of Action C. LEE Establishes the intentional or knowing taking of an endangered species as a class C felony; provides a private right of action to enforce conservation of aquatic life, wildlife, and land plants laws Status: H Referred to WLO, JUD, referral sheet 8 - 01/27/2010 HI HCR 60 - Updated (Status 05/07/2009) Hunting Dogs; Public Hiking Trails BERG S Received notice of Final Adoption from House (Hse. Com. No. 729). - 05/07/2009 HI HCR 153 - Updated (Status 04/16/2009) Correctional Facilities SAY H The committee(s) recommends that the measure be deferred. - 04/15/2009 HI HCR 221 - Updated (Status 04/18/2009) Animals; Pet Protection Program SHIMABUKURO S Referred to CPN, WAM. - 04/17/2009 HI HCR 288 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Hawaiian Monk Seal Day MORITA H Referred to WLO, referral sheet 36 - 03/20/2009 HI HR 44 - Updated (Status 04/07/2009) Energy, Outer Continental Shelf, Arctic National Wildlife Refuge BERG H Resolution adopted in final form. - 04/06/2009 HI HR 48 - Updated (Status 02/19/2009) Hunting Dogs; Public Hiking Trails BERG H Referred to WLO, HED, referral sheet 14 - 02/12/2009 HI HR 190 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) Animals; Pet Protection Program SHIMABUKURO H Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on JUD as amended in HD 1 with none voting no and Awana, Keith-Agaran, McKelvey, Nishimoto, Takai excused. - 04/03/2009
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HI HR 260 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Hawaiian Monk Seal Day MORITA H Referred to WLO, referral sheet 36 - 03/20/2009

HI SB 2 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Fireworks; Ban; Cultural and Religious Exceptions HEE (BR) Bans consumer fireworks in counties with a population over 600,000, except for religious and cultural purposes; requires counties to regulate the sale of consumer fireworks for religious or cultural purposes Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 30 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Animal Welfare; Tethering TANIGUCHI (BR) Prohibits, with exceptions, the practice of tethering dogs D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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HI SB 60 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hunting Wildlife; Prohibited Acts BUNDA Prohibits and establishes as a misdemeanor: (1) The possessing or using of a snare to hunt or take wildlife; (2) The using of bait to hunt or take wildlife; and (3) The taking of wildlife for the purpose of keeping as a pet Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 73 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Tort Actions; Damages; Emotional Distress; Animals; Pet HANABUSA (BR) Allows recovery for negligent infliction of serious emotional distress or disturbance by the owner of a pet for negligent injuries to the pet, not to exceed $25,000 Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 79 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Pit Bulls HANABUSA (BR) Prohibits ownership, possession, or sale of pit bulls D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 124 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Commercial Motor Vehicle Insurance; Delivery Persons; Transportation IHARA Requires businesses to provide commercial motor vehicle insurance coverage for drivers and delivery
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persons who use their own motor vehicles to make deliveries and transport persons for business purposes Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI SB 128 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) County Ethics Committees; Civil Fines; Appeal Proceedings IHARA Conforms county ethics procedures for civil fines with state ethics commission procedures by allowing appeals of civil fines directly to a court under the Administrative Procedures Act; authorizes counties to allow a county ethics commission to issue civil fines without a prior warning Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 138 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Employment; Exemptions CHUN OAKLAND Exempts from employment-related laws service performed by an individual who participates in a work incentives or employment support program of the Social Security Administration while receiving social security disability benefits Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 157 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Land Use Commission; Rural District; Important Agricultural Lands. SAKAMOTO Expands permitted uses in rural district to include agribusiness activities, farm worker housing, and limited affordable housing Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 174 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) General Excise Tax; Employment Security TAKAMINE Exempts neighbor island physicians and osteopathic physicians from paying general excise taxes or unemployment insurance taxes Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 220 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Graffiti; Civil Fines ESPERO Enacts comprehensive statewide mechanism for the imposition of civil fines for graffiti D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 232 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Animal Cruelty; Consumption of Companion Animals GABBARD Prohibits the possession, sale, purchase, give away, receipt, import, or export of companion animals for the purpose of human food
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Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI SB 233 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Animal Welfare GABBARD Establishes the Companion Animal Protection Act D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI SB 334 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Counties; Eminent Domain Powers; Restriction; Public Use SLOM Restricts the eminent domain powers of the counties to ensure that private property, if acquired by a county through its eminent domain powers, is acquired only for public uses and not for private use Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 335 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Eminent Domain Powers; Restrictions SLOM Prohibits the State and counties from condemning private property for a private economic interest or for a private entity that expressed an interest in developing that same property for development purposes or private use before the condemnation Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 341 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Torts; Medical Tort Reform; Joint and Several Liability SLOM Revises medical tort reform laws to: allow for arbitration of medical services contracts, create a new cap on noneconomic damages for medical torts, allow for introduction of evidence, limit contingency fees, and allow for periodic payments for future damages Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 345 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Penal Code; Crimes Against Unborn Children SLOM Creates new criminal offenses of murder, voluntary manslaughter, involuntary manslaughter, battery, and assault of an unborn child; defines unborn child Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 353 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Unemployment Insurance; Family-owned Corporations SLOM Provides family-owned corporations with only one stockholder with the option to participate in the State's unemployment insurance program Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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HI SB 355 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) General Excise Tax Exemption; Food SLOM Provides a general excise tax exemption for food D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI SB 395 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Naturopathic Medicine; Naturopathy; Parenteral Therapy GREEN (BR) Amends the title of the chapter regulating naturopathy to "naturopathic medicine"; defines "naturopathic medicine"; authorizes naturopathic physicians to administer parenteral therapy; authorizes naturopathic physicians to obtain Federal Drug Enforcement Administration registration; authorizes temporary license to licensed out-of-state naturopathic physicians in a declared public health emergency Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 415 - Updated (Status 07/18/2009) Health; Home Care Agencies; Licensing IGE Requires the department of health to license home care agencies S Veto override, Special Session 2009, Act 21 on 07-15-09. - 07/16/2009

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HI SB 420 - Updated (Status 07/18/2009) Naturopathic Medicine; Naturopathy; Parenteral Therapy IGE Amends the title of chapter 455 to "naturopathic medicine" and amends references therein; defines "naturopathic medicine"; changes the name of the board of examiners in naturopathy to the board of naturopathic medicine and authorizes the board to make rules; authorizes temporary license to licensed out-of-state naturopathic physicians in a declared public health emergency Status: S Veto override, Special Session 2009, Act 22 on 07-15-09. - 07/16/2009 HI SB 434 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) General Excise Tax; Food; Exemption IGE Exempts food from payment of general excise tax D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 456 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Discrimination in Real Property Transactions; Source of Income HOOSER Prohibits discrimination in real property transactions based on lawful source of income D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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Number: HI SB 468 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Title: Shoreline Setback Sponsor: HEE
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Abstract: Improves and updates provisions for the management of coastal zones Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI SB 480 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Electronic Monitoring; Animal Hoarding; Reenactment HANABUSA (BR) Reenacts certain provisions of the Hawaii Revised Statutes sunseted by Acts 128 and 180, SLH 2008 D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 488 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Cruelty to Animals; Tethering HANABUSA (BR) Prohibits the tethering or restraining of companion animals unless certain circumstances exist D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI SB 531 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) County Ethics Committees; Civil Fines; Appeal Proceedings TANIGUCHI Conforms county ethics procedures for civil fines with state ethics commission procedures by allowing appeals of civil fines directly to a court and authorizing counties to adopt an ordinance to allow a county ethics commission to issue civil fines without first requesting correction or ceasing of violation Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 581 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Eminent Domain ENGLISH Prohibits use of power of eminent domain to take and transfer private property to a private entity that had expressed interest in purchasing the same property for development purposes or other private use Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 609 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Fireworks; Prohibition KIDANI Provides for a statewide ban of consumer fireworks (firecrackers) D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 610 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Fireworks; Prohibition KIDANI Bans all fireworks in counties with a population of more than 500,000 persons D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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Number: HI SB 671 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Title: Counties; Powers; Contingency Relief Funds Sponsor: IHARA
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Abstract: Allows counties to make appropriations for contingency relief funds, upon public notice and hearing Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI SB 763 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Crimes; Dog Fighting CHUN OAKLAND Enacts more comprehensive prohibition of fighting dogs and related conduct D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI SB 803 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Public School Menu Plans; Optional Vegetarian School Lunch Meals CHUN OAKLAND Requires the department of health, in collaboration with the department of agriculture, department of education, and Hawaii school food service, to develop nutritionally-sound public school menu plans that give students the option of a vegetarian school lunch meal Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 825 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Health; Home Care Agencies; Licensing IHARA Requires the department of health to license home care agencies D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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HI SB 826 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Land Use; Agricultural Land; Subdivision HANABUSA (BR) Protects and promotes the proper use of Hawaii's best agricultural lands by requiring conditions of approval for subdivisions of agricultural land into smaller lots and farm dwellings, thereby ensuring meaningful agricultural use Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 827 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Agriculture; Important Agricultural Lands; Public Land HANABUSA (BR) Describes public land designated as important agricultural lands as equivalent to but distinct from important agricultural lands Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 839 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Child Abuse HANABUSA (BR) To provide greater protection to our children, this bill amends the offense of promoting child abuse in the second degree to include the possession of particularly violent or egregious child pornography, and it adds mandatory sentencing provisions for serious child abuse offenses Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009
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HI SB 867 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Coastal Zone Management HANABUSA (BR) Amend chapter 205A, Hawaii Revised Statutes, to improve coastal zone management by (1) clarifying "development" and "not development" in the special management area (SMA); (2) improving the SMA permit system; and (3) considering shoreline erosion rates for the shoreline setback to reduce the threat from coastal hazards Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 870 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative; Electric Generation and Delivery. HANABUSA (BR) Establishes electric generation and delivery initiatives necessary for and contributing to the transition of Hawaii's energy sector to 70 percent non-petroleum energy sources by 2030 Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 872 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hawaii Clean Energy Initiative; Transportation HANABUSA (BR) Establishes transportation energy initiatives necessary for the transition of Hawaii's transportation energy sector from almost completely dependent on petroleum towards the use of efficient, stable, secure, renewable, non-petroleum energy sources by 2030 Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 904 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Invasive Species. HANABUSA (BR) Amends chapter 150A by reducing the inspection, quarantine and eradication fee to 20 cents per thousand pounds effective July 2, 2009 and exempt from the fee the first one thousand pounds of freight in a shipment, as well as certain types of bulk cargo Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 931 - Updated (Status 07/15/2009) Epidemiologic Investigations HANABUSA (BR) Grants the Department of Health authority to take samples necessary for epidemiologic investigations S Act 095, 6/8/2009 (Gov. Msg. No. 712). - 06/08/2009

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HI SB 977 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Highway; Safety; Reckless Driving; Traffic Violations HANABUSA (BR) Modifies the current reckless driving law to include defined penalties for first-time offenders and repeat offenders guilty of one or more traffic violations under the State's Traffic Code Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009
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HI SB 1049 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Eminent Domain; Charitable Organizations CHUN OAKLAND Prohibits use of power of eminent domain to take and transfer property owned by a charitable organization to a private entity for development purposes or other private use Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1052 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Highway; Safety; Reckless Driving; Traffic Violations ENGLISH Clarifies penalties for first-time offenders and repeat offenders guilty of one or more traffic violations under the traffic code Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1081 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) General Excise Tax; Exemption; Food HEMMINGS Provides a general excise tax exemption for food D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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HI SB 1086 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Domestic Abuse; Temporary Restraining Orders; Pets HEE Allows an ex parte restraining order to include granting exclusive care of a pet animal to a party and to enjoin the other party from visiting, taking, concealing, threatening, physically abusing, or disposing of the animal Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1133 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Coastal Zone Management TOKUDA Requires certain agencies to account for sea-level rise and minimize risk from coastal hazards such as erosion, storm inundation, hurricanes, and tsunamis Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1153 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Agricultural District; Permitted Uses; Educational Appurtenances HEE Amends the permitted uses of land within the agricultural district with soil classifications of A or B to include educational appurtenances of a farming operation Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

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Number: HI SB 1156 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Title: Real Property Transactions; Animal Companions Sponsor: BUNDA
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Abstract: Prohibits landlord-tenant agreements from having no pet clauses Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI SB 1157 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Real Property Transactions; Pets BUNDA Prohibits landlords from discriminating against tenants with pets D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1176 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Dangerous Dogs; Owner Responsibility; Penalties GABBARD Prohibits the owner of a dangerous dog from allowing the dog to roam freely without supervision D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009

HI SB 1182 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Community Services; Homeless TAKAMINE Creates the office of homeless and community services under the department of human services and transfers the office of community services from the department of labor and industrial relations and the homeless programs from the Hawaii public housing authority to the department of human services Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1188 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Animal Welfare HEMMINGS Prohibits the unreasonable or unsafe restraint of dogs and cats D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1194 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Cruelty to Animals; Possession of Gaff TANIGUCHI (BR) Prohibits possession of gaff designed to be attached to gamecock or other fighting fowl D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1222 - Updated (Status 07/15/2009) Humane Treatment of Pet Animals GALUTERIA Clarifies animal cruelty law S Act 160, 6/26/2009 (Gov. Msg. No. 777). - 06/26/2009 HI SB 1258 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Renewable Energy GABBARD Makes various revisions to renewable energy and net energy metering provisions
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Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: HI SB 1261 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Hospital-Acquired Infection; Disclosure; Prevention GABBARD Enacts the hospital-acquired infection disclosure and hospital-acquired infection prevention law to detect, report, and prevent hospital-acquired infections Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1343 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Administratively Established Fees; Fees and Other Assessments KOKUBUN Removes administrative agencies' authority to establish fees and replaces administratively established fees with statutory fees Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1627 - Updated (Status 09/10/2009) Dog and Cat Breeding and Selling HANABUSA (BR) Requires all breeders of dogs and cats to obtain permits from the county prior to breeding, sets certain requirements for obtaining the permit, sets penalties for violations, and sets price ceilings for mixedbreed dogs and cats Status: D Carried over to 2010 Regular Session. - 05/11/2009 HI SB 1678 - Updated (Status 07/16/2009) Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Amendments FUKUNAGA Adopts amendments to Hawaii tax laws to implement the streamlined sales and use tax agreement S Veto overridden - 2/3's vote: Ayes, 23; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 2 (Senator(s) Hemmings, Slom). Excused, 0 (none). - 07/15/2009

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HI SB 2204 - Updated (Status 01/22/2010) Prescription Drug Formulary for Non-physician Health GREEN Directs the Hawaii medical board to establish practice-specific subcommittees to establish prescription drug formularies for non-physician health care providers with prescriptive authority Status: S Referred to HTH, CPN. - 01/21/2010 HI SB 2295 - Updated (Status 01/22/2010) State Enterprise Zones; Renewable Energy FUKUNAGA Expands eligible business activity in the State enterprise zones to include the development or production of various types of renewable energy Status: S Referred to ENE/EDT, WAM. - 01/21/2010
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HI SB 2716 - Updated (Status 05/26/2010) Child Protective Act HANABUSA (BR) Establishes child protective provisions in the Hawaii Revised Statutes that are consistent with federal Title IV-E provisions Status: H Act 135, on 5/24/2010 (Gov. Msg. No. 352). - 05/24/2010 HI SB 2800 - Updated (Status 03/05/2010) Pet Animals TANIGUCHI Amends the definition of "necessary sustenance" with regard to pet animals H Referred to JUD, referral sheet 37 - 03/04/2010 HI SCR 42 - Updated (Hearing 04/04/2009) National Heritage Area; Hawai'i Capital Heritage Area FUKUNAGA H This measure has been deleted from the meeting scheduled on Monday 04-06-09 9:00am in conference room 312. - 04/03/2009 HI SCR 89 - Updated (Status 07/28/2009) Environment; Illegal Dumping KIM S Certified copies of resolutions sent, 07-07-09. - 07/07/2009 HI SCR 130 - Updated (Status 03/24/2009) Animals; Pet Protection Program HANABUSA (BR) S Referred to JGO/CPN. - 03/23/2009 HI SCR 165 - Updated (Status 04/21/2009) Pet Animals; Task Force TANIGUCHI H Referred to JUD, referral sheet 58 - 04/20/2009 HI SCR 171 - Updated (Status 04/21/2009) Hawaiian Monk Seal Day HOOSER H Referred to WLO, referral sheet 58 - 04/20/2009 HI SCR 190 - Updated (Status 03/24/2009) Hunting Dogs; Public Hiking Trails GALUTERIA S Referred to HRE/WTL. - 03/23/2009

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Title: Environment; Illegal Dumping Sponsor: KIM Status: S Certified copies of resolutions sent, 07-07-09. - 07/07/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: HI SR 85 - Updated (Status 03/24/2009) Animals; Pet Protection Program HANABUSA (BR) S Referred to JGO/CPN. - 03/23/2009 HI SR 114 - Updated (Status 07/28/2009) Pet Animals; Task Force TANIGUCHI S Certified copies of resolutions sent, 07-07-09. - 07/07/2009 HI SR 117 - Updated (Status 07/28/2009) Hawaiian Monk Seal Day HOOSER S Certified copies of resolutions sent, 07-07-09. - 07/07/2009 HI SR 118 - Updated (Status 03/24/2009) Hunting Dogs; Public Hiking Trails GALUTERIA S Referred to HRE/WTL. - 03/23/2009 31 Bills

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Number: IA HF 722 - Updated (Status 01/11/2010) Title: A bill for an act relating to regulation of certain conservation and recreation activities under the jurisdiction of the department of natural resources, modifying fees, establishing an upland game bird study advisory committee, making penalties applicable, and providing an immediate effective date. Sponsor: Committee On Natural Abstract: This bill relates to various conservation and recreation activities under the purview of the department of natural resources, modifies fees, and makes penalties applicable. SNOWMOBILES. Code section 321G.2(1) is amended to allow the natural resource commission to adopt rules for the establishment of a program of grants, subgrants, and contracts for the development, maintenance, and operation of designated snowmobile trails and grooming equipment by political subdivisions and incorporated private organizations; of a certified education course for the operation of snowmobile grooming equipment; of a certified education course for the safe use Status: * * * * * END OF 2009 ACTIONS * * * * * - 01/07/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IA HF 2257 - Updated (Status 02/05/2010) A bill for an act relating to animal cruelty, and making penalties applicable. Anderson BACKGROUND. Code chapter 717B provides animal cruelty statutes which apply to all animals other than (1) livestock; (2) game, fur=bearing animals, fish, reptiles, or amphibians; and (3) nongame species declared to be a nuisance (Code section 717B.1). ANIMAL CRUELTY OFFENSES. For those animals that are covered, there are three types of animal cruelty offenses. The first is neglect, which
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occurs when a person impounds or confines an animal and fails to provide it with necessities such as food or water or who tortures or kills an animal by causing it unjustified pain (Code section 717B.3). The second is abuse which occurs when a person Status: Subcommittee, Kuhn, Lykam, and Sands. H.J. 267 - 02/04/2010 Number: IA HF 2368 - Updated (New 02/10/2010) Title: A bill for an act relating to dissemination by a young person of material depicting a sex act or nudity and sexual exploitation of a minor. Sponsor: Mascher Abstract: This bill relates to dissemination by a young person of material depicting a sex act or nudity and sexual exploitation of a minor. The bill grants discretion to a prosecutor to charge a person 14 through 18 years of age with a simple misdemeanor under new Code section 708.2A, for disseminating to another person 14 through 18 years of age material depicting either or both persons, one of whom is a minor, engaged in a sex act or in a state of full or partial nudity. A person convicted under new Code section 708.2A is not required to register as a sex offender and is not subject to a special sentence. Under current law, it is a serious Status: Introduced, referred to Judiciary. H.J. 314 - 02/10/2010 Number: IA HSB 75 - Updated (Status 03/08/2009) Title: A study bill relating to the criminal offenses of enticing a minor, and the possession, distribution, and reporting of obscene material, and providing penalties. Sponsor: Department Of Public Safety Abstract: Division I relates to criminal offenses of enticing a minor. The division renames the criminal offense of enticing away a minor to enticing a minor, and eliminates the provisions related to enticing "away" a minor. Under the division, it is a class "C" felony if a person without authority and with the intent to commit sexual abuse or sexual exploitation upon a minor under the age of 16, entices or attempts to entice the minor for the purpose of committing sexual abuse or sexual exploitation. The division also makes it a class "C" felony if the person being enticed is believed to be a minor under the age of 16. Current law makes it a class "C" Status: 8:30AM; House Lobbyist Lounge Public Safety. - 02/10/2009 Number: IA HSB 96 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Title: A study bill relating to the possession, distribution, and reporting of obscene material and making penalties applicable. Sponsor: Attorney General Abstract: This bill relates to the possession or distribution of obscene material. The bill modifies the definition of "material" in Code chapter 728 to include live transmissions. Under the bill, the modification of the definition of the term "material" results in changes to the elements of the following criminal offenses within Code chapter 728: dissemination of obscene material to minors (Code section 728.2), admitting minors to premises where obscene material is exhibited (Code section 728.3), rental or sale of hard=core pornography (Code section 728.4), sexual exploitation of a minor (Code section 728.12(2)), and telephone dissemination of obscene Status: Voted - Public Safety. - 03/11/2009 Number: IA HSB 125 - Updated (Status 01/14/2010) Title: A study bill relating to various conservation and recreation activities under the purview of the department of natural resources, modifying fees, and making penalties applicable.
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Sponsor: Department Of Natural Resources Abstract: This bill relates to various conservation and recreation activities under the purview of the department of natural resources, modifies fees, and makes penalties applicable. SNOWMOBILES. Code section 321G.2(1)is amended to allow the natural resource commission to adopt rules for the establishment of a program of grants, subgrants, and contracts for the development, maintenance, and operation of designated snowmobile trails and grooming equipment by political subdivisions and incorporated private organizations; of a certified education course for the operation of snowmobile grooming equipment; of a certified education course for the safe use Status: Natural Resources: Bell Chair, and Palmer,Steckman,Arnold, and Deyoe. - 01/14/2010 Number: IA HSB 136 - Updated (Status 03/08/2009) Title: A study bill relating to regulation of certain conservation and recreation activities under the jurisdiction of the department of natural resources, modifying fees, and making penalties applicable. Sponsor: Bell Abstract: This bill relates to various conservation and recreation activities under the purview of the department of natural resources, modifies fees, and makes penalties applicable. SNOWMOBILES. Code section 321G.2(1) is amended to allow the natural resource commission to adopt rules for the establishment of a program of grants, subgrants, and contracts for the development, maintenance, and operation of designated snowmobile trails and grooming equipment by political subdivisions and incorporated private organizations; of a certified education course for the operation of snowmobile grooming equipment; of a certified education course for the safe use Status: Voted - Natural Resources. - 03/05/2009 Number: IA HSB 158 - Updated (Status 04/14/2009) Title: A study bill relating to magistrate jurisdiction, specifying certain traffic-related offenses as simple misdemeanors, making other related changes to simple misdemeanor offenses, and providing a penalty. Sponsor: Swaim Abstract: This bill relates to magistrate jurisdiction, specifies certain traffic=related offenses as simple misdemeanors, and makes other related changes to simple misdemeanor offenses. Under the bill, the following traffic=related offenses which are commonly referred to as nonscheduled violations are specified as simple misdemeanors; Code sections 321.24 (issuance of registration or title); 321.95 (right of inspection); 321.96 (prohibited plates); 321.121 (special truck registration); 321.122 (truck and other vehicle fees); 321.189 (motorized bike violations); 321.208A (out=of=service orders); 321.285 (speed restrictions); 321.371 (clearing up Status: Judiciary: Palmer Chair,Mertz, and Helland. - 02/09/2009 Number: IA HSB 166 - Updated (Status 03/08/2009) Title: A study bill relating to the eligibility for tax credits and income reductions for qualified expenditures under the film, television, and video project promotion program and providing effective and retroactive applicability date provisions. Sponsor: Department Of Economic Development Abstract: This bill relates to the eligibility for tax credits for qualified expenditures and deduction from income received from certain qualified expenditures under the film, television, and video project promotion program. The program currently does not allow salary expenditures for directors, producers, and principal cast members to be counted as qualified expenditures under the program. The bill allows up to $1 million in compensation for each of these persons to be counted toward a taxpayer's qualified
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expenditures if the person is an Iowa resident or Iowa=based business. The program also currently allows vendors to take a reduction in adjusted Status: Voted - Economic Growth. - 03/03/2009 Number: IA HSB 239 - Updated (Status 04/14/2009) Title: A study bill relating to energy efficiency by establishing a renewable energy transmission authority, and conferring bonding authority upon the authority. Sponsor: Office Of Energy Independence Abstract: This bill creates a renewable energy transmission authority to promote the establishment of electric transmission and interconnected storage facilities and related structures and infrastructure with at least 30 percent of the facility's electric energy originating from renewable energy sources. The authority shall be comprised of eleven members, including the director of the office of energy independence or designee, the state treasurer or designee, three members appointed by the governor, and two members appointed by the president of the senate, and the speaker of the house of representatives, respectively. One appointed member of the Status: Commerce: Reichert Chair,Petersen,Quirk,Soderberg, and Wagner. - 03/03/2009 Number: IA HSB 240 - Updated (Status 03/08/2009) Title: A study bill relating to nonsubstantive Code corrections and providing effective dates and for retroactive applicability. Sponsor: Swaim Status: Voted - Judiciary. - 03/05/2009 Number: IA HSB 263 - Updated (Status 03/12/2009) Title: A study bill relating to statutory corrections which may adjust language to reflect current practices, insert earlier omissions, delete redundancies and inaccuracies, delete temporary language, resolve inconsistencies and conflicts, update ongoing provisions, or remove ambiguities, and including effective and applicability date provisions. Sponsor: Swaim Abstract: This bill contains statutory corrections that adjust language to reflect current practices, insert earlier omissions, delete redundancies and inaccuracies, delete temporary language, resolve inconsistencies and conflicts, update ongoing provisions, or remove ambiguities. The Code sections amended include the following: DIVISION I == MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS. Code section 6B.14: Strikes the word "aforesaid" and adds after the word "notices" the words "required by" and a citation to Code section 6B.8, to clarify just which notices are being referred to in this Code section. Code sections 9D.1 and 9D.2: Moves a definition that applies to the Status: Voted - Judiciary. - 03/12/2009 Number: IA HSB 575 - Updated (New 01/19/2010) Title: A study bill for providing for the regulation of commercial establishments required to be certified to keep certain pets, including by providing for regulation, the imposition of fees, and an appropriation. Sponsor: Mascher Abstract: This bill amends a provision in Code chapter 162 authorizing the department of agriculture and land stewardship to regulate commercial establishments that care for dogs or cats. Generally, a commercial establishment must obtain a license or certificate of registration. The bill addresses several types of commercial establishments that have obtained a federal license in lieu of a state license. These include a commercial kennel (Code section 162.6), public auction (Code section 162.6), dealer (Code
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section 162.7), and commercial breeder (Code section 162.8). A federally licensed commercial establishment must still obtain a certificate of Status: State Government: Lensing Chair,Frevert, and Struyk. - 01/19/2010 Number: IA SF 70 - Updated (Status 01/11/2010) Title: A bill for an act relating to domestic abuse protective orders and animals owned or held by a petitioner, respondent, or minor child of the petitioner or respondent in domestic abuse cases. Sponsor: Seng Abstract: This bill relates to domestic abuse protective orders and animals owned or held by a petitioner, respondent, or minor child of the petitioner or respondent in a domestic abuse case. The bill provides that a person who files a petition for relief from domestic abuse pursuant to Code section 236.3 may specify and identify in the petition any animal owned, possessed, leased, kept, or held by the petitioner, respondent, or minor child of the petitioner or respondent whose welfare may be affected by domestic abuse. The bill further provides the court may include in both temporary and permanent orders issued a grant to the petitioner of the Status: * * * * * END OF 2009 ACTIONS * * * * * - 01/07/2010 Number: IA SF 119 - Updated (Status 01/11/2010) Title: A bill for an act relating to domestic abuse protective orders and animals owned or held by a petitioner, respondent, or minor child of the petitioner or respondent in domestic abuse cases. Sponsor: Committee On Judiciary Abstract: This bill relates to domestic abuse protective orders and animals owned or held by a petitioner, respondent, or minor child of the petitioner or respondent in a domestic abuse case. The bill provides that a person who files a petition for relief from domestic abuse pursuant to Code section 236.3 may specify and identify in the petition any animal owned, possessed, leased, kept, or held by the petitioner, respondent, or minor child of the petitioner or respondent whose welfare may be affected by domestic abuse. The bill further provides the court may include in both temporary and permanent orders issued a grant to the petitioner of the Status: * * * * * END OF 2009 ACTIONS * * * * * - 01/07/2010 Number: IA SF 247 - Updated (Status 01/11/2010) Title: A bill for an act requiring that a person assisting another person with a disability by controlling an assistive animal be allowed to accompany the person with the disability and the assistive animal. Sponsor: Zaun Abstract: This bill requires that a person assisting a person with a disability by controlling an assistive animal be allowed to accompany the person with the disability and the assistive animal. Status: * * * * * END OF 2009 ACTIONS * * * * * - 01/07/2010 Number: IA SF 341 - Updated (Status 01/11/2010) Title: A bill for an act requiring that a person assisting another person with a disability by controlling an assistive animal be allowed to accompany the person with the disability and the assistive animal. Sponsor: Committee On State Abstract: This bill requires that a person assisting a person with a disability by controlling an assistive animal be allowed to accompany the person with the disability and the assistive animal. Status: * * * * * END OF 2009 ACTIONS * * * * * - 01/07/2010 Number: IA SSB 1064 - Updated (Status 04/14/2009)
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Number: IA SSB 1064 - Updated (Status 04/14/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to the criminal offenses of enticing a minor, and the possession, distribution, and reporting of obscene material, and providing penalties. Sponsor: Department Of Public Safety Abstract: Division I relates to criminal offenses of enticing a minor. The division renames the criminal offense of enticing away a minor to enticing a minor, and eliminates the provisions related to enticing "away" a minor. Under the division, it is a class "C" felony if a person without authority and with the intent to commit sexual abuse or sexual exploitation upon a minor under the age of 16, entices or attempts to entice the minor for the purpose of committing sexual abuse or sexual exploitation. The division also makes it a class "C" felony if the person being enticed is believed to be a minor under the age of 16. Current law makes it a class "C" Status: Judiciary: Kreiman Chair,Warnstadt, and Ward. - 01/20/2009 Number: IA SSB 1110 - Updated (Status 04/14/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to the possession, distribution, and reporting of obscene material and making penalties applicable. Sponsor: Attorney General Abstract: This bill relates to the possession or distribution of obscene material. The bill modifies the definition of "material" in Code chapter 728 to include live transmissions. Under the bill, the modification of the definition of the term "material" results in changes to the elements of the following criminal offenses within Code chapter 728: dissemination of obscene material to minors (Code section 728.2), admitting minors to premises where obscene material is exhibited (Code section 728.3), rental or sale of hard=core pornography (Code section 728.4), sexual exploitation of a minor (Code section 728.12(2)), and telephone dissemination of obscene Status: Judiciary: Kreiman Chair,Sodders, and Ward. - 01/27/2009 Number: IA SSB 1157 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to regulation of certain conservation and recreation activities under the jurisdiction of the department of natural resources, modifying fees, and making penalties applicable. Sponsor: Dearden Abstract: This bill relates to various conservation and recreation activities under the purview of the department of natural resources, modifies fees, and makes penalties applicable. SNOWMOBILES. Code section 321G.2(1) is amended to allow the natural resource commission to adopt rules for the establishment of a program of grants, subgrants, and contracts for the development, maintenance, and operation of designated snowmobile trails and grooming equipment by political subdivisions and incorporated private organizations; of a certified education course for the operation of snowmobile grooming equipment; of a certified education course for the safe use Status: Voted - Natural Resources. - 03/05/2009 Number: IA SSB 1159 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: A study bill for an act regulating various hunting, fishing, and trapping activities under the jurisdiction of the department of natural resources, modifying fees, and making penalties applicable. Sponsor: Dearden Abstract: This bill regulates various hunting, fishing, and trapping activities under the jurisdiction of the department of natural resources, modifies fees, and makes penalties applicable. WILDLIFE CONSERVATION. Code section 481C.2A is amended to provide that a person who hunts antlerless deer pursuant to a depredation agreement must pay an increased fee of $1.50 for the purpose of the deer herd population management program. FISHING AND HUNTING LICENSES. Code section 483A.1
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is amended to increase fees for certain resident and nonresident hunting and fishing licenses. New licenses are added for resident antlerless only deer hunting and for nonresident Status: Voted - Natural Resources. - 03/05/2009 Number: IA SSB 1161 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: A study bill for an act providing that a city may adopt an ordinance regulating the siting of certain confinement feeding operation structures within an unincorporated area adjacent to the city limits. Sponsor: Quirmbach Abstract: This bill provides that a city may adopt an ordinance which provides for the approval of the construction or expansion of a structure associated with an animal feeding operation which is a confinement feeding operation (see Code chapter 459) or open feedlot operation (see Code chapter 459A) within an unincorporated area up to two miles beyond the limits of the city. Such an ordinance would not apply to a small animal feeding operation having 500 or fewer animal units (see Code section 459.102) or an animal feeding operation, other than a small animal feeding operation, which exists prior to the effective date of the ordinance so long as it Status: 4:00PM; Room 24 Local Government. - 03/03/2009 Number: IA SSB 1171 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to magistrate jurisdiction, specifying certain traffic=related offenses as simple misdemeanors, making other related changes to simple misdemeanor offenses, and providing a penalty. Sponsor: Kreiman Abstract: This bill relates to magistrate jurisdiction, specifies certain traffic=related offenses as simple misdemeanors, and makes other related changes to simple misdemeanor offenses. Under the bill, the following traffic=related offenses which are commonly referred to as nonscheduled violations are specified as simple misdemeanors; Code sections 321.24 (issuance of registration or title); 321.95 (right of inspection); 321.96 (prohibited plates); 321.121 (special truck registration); 321.122 (truck and other vehicle fees); 321.189 (motorized bike violations); 321.208A (out=of=service orders); 321.285 (speed restrictions); 321.371 (clearing up Status: Voted - Judiciary. - 02/25/2009 Number: IA SSB 1176 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to the eligibility for tax credits and income reductions for qualified expenditures under the film, television, and video project promotion program and providing effective and retroactive applicability date provisions. Sponsor: Department Of Economic Development Abstract: This bill relates to the eligibility for tax credits for qualified expenditures and deduction from income received from certain qualified expenditures under the film, television, and video project promotion program. The program currently does not allow salary expenditures for directors, producers, and principal cast members to be counted as qualified expenditures under the program. The bill allows up to $1 million in compensation for each of these persons to be counted toward a taxpayer's qualified expenditures if the person is an Iowa resident or Iowa=based business. The program also currently allows vendors to take a reduction in adjusted Status: Voted - Economic Growth. - 02/19/2009 Number: IA SSB 1242 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: A study bill for an act providing for the regulation of commercial establishments that house animals by
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the department of agriculture and land stewardship. Sponsor: Appel Abstract: This bill amends a provision in Code chapter 162 authorizing the department of agriculture and land stewardship to regulate animals kept in commercial establishments. Generally, commercial establishments must obtain a license or certificate of registration. The bill addresses several types of commercial establishments that have obtained a federal license in lieu of a state license. The commercial establishments of concern are a commercial kennel (Code section 162.6), public auction (Code section 162.6), dealer (Code section 162.7), and commercial breeder (Code section 162.8). A federally licensed commercial establishment must still obtain a Status: Voted - State Government. - 02/25/2009 Number: IA SSB 1264 - Updated (Status 04/14/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to energy efficiency by establishing a renewable energy transmission authority, and conferring bonding authority upon the authority. Sponsor: Office Of Energy Independence Abstract: This bill creates a renewable energy transmission authority to promote the establishment of electric transmission and interconnected storage facilities and related structures and infrastructure with at least 30 percent of the facility's electric energy originating from renewable energy sources. The authority shall be comprised of eleven members, including the director of the office of energy independence or designee, the state treasurer or designee, three members appointed by the governor, and two members appointed by the president of the senate, and the speaker of the house of representatives, respectively. One appointed member of the Status: Environment & Energy Independence: Rielly Chair,Hancock, and Ward. - 03/04/2009 Number: IA SSB 1277 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to nonsubstantive Code corrections and providing effective dates and for retroactive applicability. Sponsor: Kreiman Status: Voted - Judiciary. - 03/11/2009 Number: IA SSB 1278 - Updated (Status 04/14/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to and making appropriations involving state government, by providing for agriculture, natural resources, and environmental protection. Sponsor: Governor Abstract: GENERAL. This bill relates to agriculture and natural resources by making appropriations for the 2009=2010 fiscal year to support related entities, including the department of agriculture and land stewardship, the department of natural resources (DNR), the department of economic development, and Iowa state university. The bill appropriates moneys to the department of agriculture and land stewardship and the department of natural resources. The appropriations are made to support those departments for administration, regulation, and programs. The bill also provides moneys to support specific programs or projects administered by those Status: Appropriations: Seng Chair,Dvorsky, and Hahn. - 03/03/2009 Number: IA SSB 1295 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to statutory corrections which may adjust language to reflect current practices, insert earlier omissions, delete redundancies and inaccuracies, delete temporary language, resolve inconsistencies and conflicts, update ongoing provisions, or remove ambiguities, and including
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effective and applicability date provisions. Sponsor: Kreiman Abstract: This bill contains statutory corrections that adjust language to reflect current practices, insert earlier omissions, delete redundancies and inaccuracies, delete temporary language, resolve inconsistencies and conflicts, update ongoing provisions, or remove ambiguities. The Code sections amended include the following: DIVISION I == MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS. Code section 6B.14: Strikes the word "aforesaid" and adds after the word "notices" the words "required by" and a citation to Code section 6B.8, to clarify just which notices are being referred to in this Code section. Code sections 9D.1 and 9D.2: Moves a definition that applies to the Status: Voted - Judiciary. - 03/11/2009 Number: IA SSB 1313 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to motor fuel containing biodiesel, providing for tax credits, making penalties applicable, and including effective date and applicability provisions. Sponsor: Bolkcom Abstract: DIVISION I == BIODIESEL FUEL STANDARD. This bill applies to the retail sale of diesel fuel as regulated by the department of agriculture and land stewardship under Code chapter 214A, and specifically biodiesel fuel derived from vegetable oils or animal fats that meet departmental standards (Code section 214A.2). Biodiesel fuel is designated by "B=xx" where "xx" is the volume percent of biodiesel by volume. Currently, all biodiesel fuel must be at least B=1 (Code section 214A.2). A retail dealer is prohibited from advertising for the sale or selling diesel fuel unless it is biodiesel fuel. The bill provides for a number of exceptions, Status: Voted - Ways and Means. - 03/26/2009 Number: IA SSB 1319 - Updated (Text, Status 03/31/2009) Title: A study bill for an act relating to and making appropriations involving state government, by providing for agriculture, natural resources, and environmental protection. Sponsor: Committee On Appropriations By Joint Appropriations Subcommittee On Agriculture And Natural Resources Abstract: GENERAL. This bill relates to agriculture and natural resources by making appropriations for the 2009=2010 fiscal year to support related entities, including the department of agriculture and land stewardship, the department of natural resources, the department of economic development, and Iowa state university. The bill appropriates moneys to the department of agriculture and land stewardship and the department of natural resources. The appropriations are made to support those departments for administration, regulation, and programs. The bill requires the departments to submit quarterly reports to the general assembly and department of Status: Voted - Appropriations. - 03/31/2009 Idaho - Adjourned 2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: ID S 1317 - Updated (Status 03/03/2010) Animal cruelty, provisions revised AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE House intro - 1st rdg - to St Aff - 03/02/2010 2 Bills

Number: ID S 1333 - Updated (Status 02/11/2010) Title: Cats, sterilization Sponsor: AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
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Status: Rpt prt - to Agric Aff - 02/10/2010 Illinois 2009-2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: 218 Bills

IL HB 23 - Updated (Status 05/15/2009) USE/OCC TAX-EXTEND MPC Arthur L. Turner Amends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Extends the exemption for graphic arts machinery and equipment and the manufacturer's purchase credit until August 30, 2014 (now, those provisions are due to expire on July 30, 2009 pursuant to the Acts' automatic sunset provisions found at 35 ILCS 105/3-90; 35 ILCS 110/375; 35 ILCS 115/3-55; and 35 ILCS 120/2-70). Effective immediately. Status: House Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Randy Ramey, Jr. - 03/19/2009 IL HB 26 - Updated (Status 07/17/2009) HORSE RACING-DELETE RECAPTURE Arthur L. Turner Amends the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975. Deletes the provisions concerning the payment of certain moneys that would otherwise be payable to purse accounts to wagering facilities if the total Illinois parimutuel handle on Illinois horse races at all wagering facilities in a calendar year is less than 75% of the total Illinois pari-mutuel handle on Illinois horse races at all such wagering facilities for calendar year 1994 (the recapture provisions). Effective immediately. Status: Senate Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Re-referred to Assignments; Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b). 08/15/2009 IL HB 69 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) ANIMALS-PENALTIES-FIGHTING Marlow H. Colvin Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Increases criminal penalties for certain activities related to the use of animals, except dogs, for sport fighting. Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Increases criminal penalties for certain activities related to dog fighting. Effective immediately. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0226 - 08/11/2009 IL HB 182 - Updated (Status 08/27/2009) CRIM CD-UNLAW USE WEAPONS John E. Bradley Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that it is not a violation of the statutes concerning unlawful use of weapons and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon to carry or possess any pistol, revolver, stun gun, taser, or other firearm in one's dwelling. Effective immediately. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0742 - 08/25/2009 IL HB 198 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) LICENSING - DOG BREEDER John A. Fritchey Creates the Dog Breeder License Act. Provides for the licensure of dog breeders with the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation beginning 6 months after the effective date of the Act. Sets forth powers and duties of the Department, licensure requirements, grounds for discipline, civil and criminal
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penalties for violation of the Act, and administrative procedure. Includes provisions concerning exemption from the Act. Provides that the Act does not limit the power of a unit of local Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 216 - Updated (Status 10/31/2009) USE & OCC TX-HYBRID CARS Timothy L. Schmitz Amends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that, beginning on the effective date of this amendatory Act and through June 30, 2014, hybrid vehicles and components for hybrid vehicles are exempt from taxation under the Acts. Effective immediately. Status: House Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol A. Sente - 10/30/2009 IL HB 224 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) CRIM CD-FAMILY MEMBER Careen M. Gordon Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that, except as otherwise provided in the Code, a prosecution for any offense involving sexual conduct or sexual penetration where the victim and defendant are family members may be commenced within 10 years (rather than one year) of the victim attaining the age of 18 years. Provides that for the purposes of the offenses of criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual assault, predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, criminal sexual abuse, Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0233 - 08/11/2009 IL HB 228 - Updated (Status 05/09/2009) VEH CD-SOIL & WATER DIST PLATE Chapin Rose Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code and the State Finance Act. Provides for the issuance of Soil and Water Conservation District license plates. Provides that, in addition to the appropriate registration fees, an applicant for the special plate shall be charged a fee of $40 at original issuance and $27 at renewal. Provides that $15 of the original issuance fee and $2 of the renewal fee shall be deposited into the Secretary of State Special License Plate Fund. Provides that $25 of the additional Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 05/08/2009 IL HB 229 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) WILDLIFE-OWNER PERMIT-ROUNDING Chapin Rose Amends the Wildlife Code. Requires the Department of Natural Resources, when determining which entities are eligible to be issued a free Wild Turkey Hunting Permit, to determine the total acreage of the applicable tract or tracts of land and round remaining fractional portions of an acre greater than or equal to half of an acre up to the next whole acre. Requires the Department of Natural Resources, when determining which entities are eligible to be issued a free deer hunting permit, to Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0162 - 08/10/2009

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Number: IL HB 239 - Updated (Status 02/09/2009) Title: FINANCE-ROAD FUND Sponsor: Jil Tracy
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Abstract: Amends the State Finance Act. Provides that no appropriations from the Road Fund may be made to the Department of Central Management Services, the Department of Employment Security, the Department of Revenue, the Court of Claims, or any other State agency (other than the Department of State Police, the Department of Transportation, and the Secretary of State) in FY09 or thereafter. Those transfers must be made from the General Revenue Fund instead. Provides that no further transfers may be made Status: House Tabled By Sponsor Rep. Jil Tracy - 02/09/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 255 - Updated (Status 07/14/2009) ESTATE AND GST TAX-QTIP Lou Lang Amends the Illinois Estate and Generation-Skipping Transfer Tax. Provides that the State tax credit for the estates of persons dying after December 31, 2005 and on or before December 31, 2009 includes a reduction for qualified terminable interest property. Provides that the trustee of a trust for which a QTIP election is made may not retain non-income producing assets for more than a reasonable amount of time without the consent of the surviving spouse. Effective immediately. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0034 - 07/13/2009 IL HB 312 - Updated (Status 07/14/2009) $GEN ASSEMBLY-TECH Lou Lang Appropriates $2 from the General Revenue Fund to the General Assembly for its FY10 ordinary and contingent expenses. Effective July 1, 2009. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0035 - 07/13/2009 IL HB 333 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) IDPH-CANCER DRUG REPOSITORY Jack D. Franks Creates the Prescription Drug Repository Program Act. Requires the Department of Public Health to establish a prescription drug repository program, under which any person may donate a prescription drug or supplies needed to administer a prescription drug for use by an individual who meets eligibility criteria specified by the Department. Sets forth requirements that prescription drugs or supplies must meet in order to be accepted and dispensed under the program. Prohibits the resale of drugs or Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 364 - Updated (Status 08/11/2009) VETERINARY STU LOAN REPAYMENT David Reis Creates the Veterinary Student Loan Repayment Program Act. Establishes the Veterinary Student Loan Repayment Program to be administered through the University of Illinois. Requires a loan recipient under the Program to enter into a program agreement under which he or she agrees to practice in (i) veterinary practice that is at least 51% devoted to large animal medicine that enhances agricultural animal health and productivity or (ii) regulatory veterinary medicine that supports public health and Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0142 - 08/07/2009

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Number: IL HB 451 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) Title: USE/OCC TAX-LUXURY ITEMS
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Sponsor: LaShawn K. Ford Abstract: Amends the Use Tax Act and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Imposes an additional tax of 5% on the following luxury items: (1) a passenger motor vehicle to the extent that the selling price exceeds $60,000; (2) a vessel (watercraft) to the extent that the selling price exceeds $200,000; (3) an aircraft to the extent that the selling price exceeds $500,000; and (4) jewelry or fur clothing and footwear to the extent that the selling price per item of jewelry or fur clothing and footwear exceeds Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 460 - Updated (Status 08/18/2009) BONDS-LOCAL GOV-WASTEWATER Ed Sullivan, Jr. Amends the Build Illinois Bond Act. Provides that certain bonds that may currently be used for loans or grants to units of local government for wastewater facilities may also be used for grants to serve unincorporated areas. Amends the Environmental Protection Act. Provides that the Environmental Protection Agency is authorized to distribute grants to units of local government for financing and construction of wastewater facilities (instead of "municipal wastewater facilities") in both Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0503 - 08/14/2009 IL HB 488 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) CONT SUB-SCHED II PRESCRIPT Lou Lang Amends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Provides that any written prescription for a Schedule II controlled substance may be filled within 90 (rather than 7) days after issuance. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0166 - 08/10/2009 IL HB 515 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) FINANCE-ROAD FUND Jil Tracy Amends the State Finance Act. Provides that no appropriations from the Road Fund may be made to any State agency (other than the Secretary of State, Department of State Police, and Department of Transportation) or the Court of Claims in FY10 or thereafter. Provides that no further transfers may be made from the Road Fund or the State Construction Account Fund to the General Revenue Fund. Effective immediately. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 527 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) CLIN PSYCH-PRESCRIPTIVE AUTH William B. Black Amends the Clinical Psychologist Licensing Act. Provides that the Clinical Psychologists Licensing and Disciplinary Board shall grant certification as medical psychologists to doctoral level psychologists licensed under the Act who meet the additional education and training requirements under the Act, and that this certification shall grant medical psychologists prescriptive authority to prescribe and dispense those drugs used in the treatment of mental, emotional, and psychological disorders. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009

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Title: ANIMAL-CHILD ABUSE REPORTING Sponsor: Susana A. Mendoza Abstract: Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act and the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Provides that an animal control officer, Department of Agriculture investigator, or humane society investigator with reasonable cause to suspect or believe that a child is being abused or neglected or is in danger of being abused or neglected must immediately make a written or oral report to the Department of Children and Family Services. Provides that Investigation Specialists, Intact Family Specialists, Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0494 - 08/14/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 583 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) ANIMALS--HORSE MEAT Jim Sacia Amends the Illinois Horse Meat Act. Restores language that exempted certain types of horse meat from regulation under the Act. Repeals a provision that prohibits the slaughter of horses for human consumption. Amends the Animals Intended for Food Act. Expands the definition of "animal" to include "horses, mules, or other equidae". Amends the Illinois Equine Infectious Anemia Control Act. Allows equidae more than 12 months of age to enter the State for immediate slaughter without a certificate of Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 631 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) INS CD-RELIGIOUS ORG EXEMPT Frank J. Mautino Amends the Illinois Insurance Code. In the provisions concerning the classification of insurance and insurance businesses, provides that the insurance laws of this State, including the Act, do not apply to a religious organization or members of the organization when the organization adheres to specified provisions. Sets forth the verbatim written disclaimer that all such organizations shall provide on all applications for membership or participation. Effective immediately. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 674 - Updated (Text 10/15/2009) WILDLIFE--DEER PERMITS--FAMILY David Reis Amends the Wildlife Code. Requires the Department of Natural Resources to issue deer permits without charge to the immediate family of an Illinois landowner who resides in Illinois, owns at least 40 acres of Illinois land, and wishes to hunt his or her land; however, those permits are valid for hunting only on that landowner's land. Requires members of a landowner's immediate family who do not wish to hunt only on land owned by their immediate family member to be charged the same fee as the Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 678 - Updated (Text, Status 04/03/2009) ANIMALS--TRANSPORT--EQUIDS JoAnn D. Osmond Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Prohibits a person from transporting, or causing or allowing to be transported, any equine animal in or upon a trailer, conveyance, or any other vehicle with 2 or more levels stacked upon one another. Creates penalties for violations. Effective immediately. Status: House Third Reading - Short Debate - Lost 024-094-000 - 04/02/2009
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IL HB 693 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) CRIM CD-STALKING PROTECT ORDER Fred Crespo Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a person may bring a civil action in a circuit court for a court's stalking protective order against a person if: (1) the person intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly engages in repeated and unwanted contact with the other person or a member of that person's immediate family or household thereby alarming or coercing the other person; (2) it is objectively reasonable for a person in the victim's situation to have been alarmed or coerced by the Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0246 - 08/11/2009 IL HB 701 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) CD CORR-EXTENDED TERM Dennis M. Reboletti Amends the Unified Code of Corrections. In the provision that permits the court to impose an extended term sentence when a defendant is convicted of any felony, after having been previously convicted in Illinois or any other jurisdiction of the same or similar class felony or greater class felony, when such conviction has occurred within 10 years after the previous conviction, and such charges are separately brought and tried and arise out of different series of acts, excludes the defendant's Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 721 - Updated (Status 08/18/2009) HUMAN RTS-ORDER OF PROTECTION Mike Fortner Amends the Illinois Human Rights Act. Defines "order of protection status" to mean a person's status as being a person protected or previously protected under an order of protection issued under the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986 or an order of protection issued by a court of another state. Provides that discrimination against a person because of his or her order of protection status constitutes unlawful discrimination under the Act. Effective January 1, 2010. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0447 - 08/14/2009 IL HB 755 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) CONT SUB-MAIL-ORDER PHARMACY Sara Feigenholtz Amends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Provides that a prescription for a Schedule II controlled substance shall not be filled more than 90 (rather than 7) days after the date of issuance. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 808 - Updated (Status 08/18/2009) FINANCE-ADMIN CHARGE-BACKS Mike Fortner Amends the State Finance Act. Exempts the Domestic Violence Shelter and Service Fund from the Act's administrative charge-back provisions. Effective immediately. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0450 - 08/14/2009

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Number: IL HB 867 - Updated (Status 07/15/2009) Title: CRIM CD&CD CORR-AGG BATTERY
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Title: CRIM CD&CD CORR-AGG BATTERY Sponsor: Harry Osterman Abstract: Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that the offense of aggravated battery with a firearm is also committed if the firearm is discharged on school grounds at a person known to be a student and causes injury to that student. Provides for enhanced penalties for carrying or possessing firearms or other dangerous weapons in a conveyance owned, leased, or contracted by a public transportation agency or on a public way within 1,000 feet of the real property comprising a public transportation Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0041 - 07/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 881 - Updated (Status 08/26/2009) DUI-FEE-ROADSIDE MEMORIAL FUND Susana A. Mendoza Amends the State Finance Act, the Roadside Memorial Act, and the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a person who is convicted or receives a disposition of court supervision for a violation of certain DUI provisions of the Illinois Vehicle Code shall, in addition to any other disposition, penalty, or fine imposed, pay a fee of $50 which shall be deposited into the Roadside Memorial Fund. Creates the Roadside Memorial Fund as a special fund in the State treasury. Provides that, subject to Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0667 - 08/25/2009 IL HB 934 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) CRIM CD-FELONS-DOGS Mike Boland Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that the prohibition on the possession of an unsterilized or vicious dog by a person convicted of specified felonies applies to a person convicted of felony dog fighting. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0185 - 08/10/2009 IL HB 966 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) NURSING HOME-INTERMEDIATE CARE LaShawn K. Ford Creates the MR/DD Community Care Act and amends the Nursing Home Care Act. Provides that all intermediate care facilities for the developmentally disabled and long-term care for under age 22 facilities shall be licensed by the Department of Public Health under the MR/DD Community Care Act instead of under the Nursing Home Care Act. Makes the provisions in the MR/DD Community Care Act substantially the same as those in the Nursing Home Care Act, including provisions for the rights of residents Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 985 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) GEN ENGINEERED FOOD LABEL ACT Deborah Mell Creates the Genetically Engineered Food Right To Know Act. Provides that all foods containing genetically engineered material or produced with genetically engineered material must be clearly marked with a label placed in a conspicuous place that indicates that the food contains genetically engineered material or was produced with a genetically engineered material. Provides the specific language to be included on the label. Provides that the Department of Public Health may create rules necessary
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Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 1002 - Updated (Status 08/18/2009) FINANCE-HISTORIC SITES FUND Raymond Poe Amends the State Finance Act. Excludes the Illinois Historic Sites Fund from a Section of the Act that allows the Governor to make transfers from certain special funds into the General Revenue Fund. Effective immediately. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0511 - 08/14/2009 IL HB 1014 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) NURSE PRAC-PRESCRIPTIVE AUTH Angelo Saviano Amends the Nurse Practice Act, the Pharmacy Practice Act, and the Illinois Controlled Substances Act to allow for the delegation of prescriptive authority to an advanced practice nurse by a physician licensed to practice medicine in all its branches or a licensed podiatrist for any Schedule III through V controlled substances (now, Schedule III, III-N, IV, or V controlled substances). In the Illinois Controlled Substances Act, sets forth guidelines for the prescriptive authority delegated to Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0189 - 08/10/2009 IL HB 1055 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) TAX RECOVERY-WILL AIRPORT Lisa M. Dugan Amends the State Finance Act and the Property Tax Code. Extends provisions concerning tax recovery for taxing districts because of the lease of land for development of an airport in Will County for an additional 10 years (from December 31, 2010 to December 31, 2020). Effective immediately. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0192 - 08/10/2009 IL HB 1091 - Updated (Status 04/21/2009) CRIM CD-TERRORISM Patrick J. Verschoore Amends the Terrorism Article of the Criminal Code of 1961. Includes in the definition of "terrorist act", any act that interrupts or interferes with agricultural production, agricultural research, or agricultural equipment for purposes of disrupting or influencing, through intimidation or other means, consumer confidence or agricultural production methods. Status: House Tabled By Sponsor Rep. Patrick J. Verschoore - 03/03/2009 IL HB 1181 - Updated (Status 08/19/2009) VEH CD-SECRETARY OF STATE Daniel V. Beiser Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Renames a "motorized pedalcycle" as a "moped" throughout the Illinois Vehicle Code and 2 Sections of the Cycle Rider Safety Training Act. Redefines "moped" as a motor-driven cycle, with or without optional power derived from manually operated pedals, whose speed attainable in one mile is at least 20 mph but not greater than 30 mph, and is equipped with a motor that produces 2 brake horsepower or less. (rather than a motor-driven cycle whose speed attainable in Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0554 - 08/17/2009
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IL HB 1195 - Updated (Text 12/27/2009) ILLINOIS LAND BANKING ACT Karen A. Yarbrough Creates the Illinois Vacant and Abandoned Properties Act. Contains only a short title provision. House Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 12/01/2009

IL HB 1204 - Updated (Status 05/09/2009) DEER PERMIT--DISABLED VETERANS Jay C. Hoffman Amends the Wildlife Code. Requires the Department of Natural Resources to issue free deer hunting permits to veterans who, according to the determination of the Veterans' Administration, as certified by the Department of Veterans' Affairs, are at least 30% disabled with service-related disabilities or in receipt of total disability pensions. Effective immediately. Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 05/08/2009 IL HB 1292 - Updated (Status 08/18/2009) STATE BD HEALTH-CHIROPRACTIC Angelo Saviano Amends the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois; adds a chiropractic physician as a member of the State Board of Health. Amends the Hospice Program Licensing Act. Adds the following as a member of the Hospice and Palliative Care Advisory Board: a chiropractic physician, selected from the recommendations of the statewide chiropractic society representing the largest number of chiropractic physicians in the State. Provides that the chiropractic physician member shall serve for a term of 4 years. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0455 - 08/14/2009 IL HB 1293 - Updated (Status 08/26/2009) PHARM PRACT ACT-STUDENT PHARM Angelo Saviano Amends the Pharmacy Practice Act. Replaces "pharmacy intern" with "student pharmacist". Provides that any person may apply and successfully register with the Department as a student pharmacist if he or she provides proof that he or she is actively enrolled in a course of study for his or her first professional degree in pharmacy at an ACPE accredited college of pharmacy and has not engaged in conduct or behavior determined to be grounds for discipline under this Act. Provides that once a student Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0673 - 08/25/2009 IL HB 1315 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) CRIM CD-CHILD PORNOGRAPHY Dennis M. Reboletti Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Eliminates the provision that possession by the defendant of more than one of the same film, videotape or visual reproduction or depiction by computer in which child pornography is depicted shall raise a rebuttable presumption that the defendant possessed such materials with the intent to disseminate them. Provides that possession of more than one of the same film, videotape or visual reproduction or depiction by computer in which child pornography is depicted Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009
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IL HB 1316 - Updated (Status 05/13/2009) CRIM CD-CHILD PORNOGRAPHY Bob Biggins Amends the Criminal Code of 1961 in relation to child pornography. Provides that the commission of the offense by filming or videotaping or creating a moving image or possession of such films, videotapes, or moving images is a felony one class higher than photographing or possessing photographs of child pornography. Provides that telecommunications carriers, commercial mobile service providers, and providers of information services, including, but not limited to, Internet service providers and Status: Senate Sponsor Removed Sen. Don Harmon - 05/12/2009 IL HB 1318 - Updated (Status 05/13/2009) CRIM CD-CHILD PORNOGRAPHY Dennis M. Reboletti Amends the Criminal Code of 1961 in relation to child pornography. Provides that a person also commits the offense of child pornography when he or she knowingly films, videotapes, photographs, or otherwise depicts or portrays by means of any similar visual medium or reproduction or depicts by computer any actual or simulated act of criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual assault, predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, criminal sexual abuse, or aggravated criminal sexual abuse Status: Senate Sponsor Removed Sen. Don Harmon - 05/12/2009 IL HB 1358 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) PROF BOXING ACT-SHORT TITLE Angelo Saviano Amends the Professional Boxing Act. Changes the short title from the Professional Boxing Act to the Professional Athletics Act. Provides that no member shall be appointed to the Board for a term which would cause lifetime service to be more than 9 years (now, continuous service). Increases the maximum amount for fines and civil penalties under the Act from $5,000 to $10,000 per violation or offense. Amends the Regulatory Sunset Act and the Unified Code of Corrections to reflect the change in Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 1443 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) STATE GOVERNMENT-TECH Michael J. Madigan Amends the Department of Public Health Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the powers of the Department. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 1444 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) STATE GOVERNMENT-TECH Michael J. Madigan Amends the Department of Public Health Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the powers of the Department. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009
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IL HB 1784 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) GAMING-TECH Michael J. Madigan Amends the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning thoroughbred horses. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 1890 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) ANIMALS-TECH Michael J. Madigan Amends the Animal Control Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning impounding dogs. House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009

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IL HB 1894 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) ANIMALS-TECH Michael J. Madigan Amends the Illinois Public Health and Safety Animal Population Control Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 1963 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) CRIMINAL LAW-TECH Michael J. Madigan Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title. House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009

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IL HB 2056 - Updated (Text 12/09/2009) CIVIL LAW-TECH Michael J. Madigan Amends the Trusts and Trustees Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning small trust termination. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 2206 - Updated (Status 07/17/2009) $STATE APP DEFENDER-TECH Michael J. Madigan Appropriates $2 from the General Revenue Fund to the Office of the State Appellate Defender for its FY10 ordinary and contingent expenses. Effective July 1, 2009. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0046 - 07/15/2009 IL HB 2247 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) PHYS ASSISTANT-PRESCRIPTIONS Angelo Saviano Amends the Physician Assistant Practice Act of 1987. Provides that a physician assistant may prescribe, dispense, and administer drugs and medical devices to the extent delegated by the supervising
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physician, including the prescribing and dispensing of Schedule II through V controlled substances as described in Article II of the Illinois Controlled Substances Act and all legend drugs (now, limited prescriptive authority may be delegated by a physician for Schedule III, IV, and V controlled Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0268 - 08/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 2248 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) HUMAN RTS-EMPLOYER REPORT FORM Eddie Washington Amends the State Finance Act. Creates the Department of Human Rights Special Fund. Provides that moneys in the Department of Human Rights Special Fund are not subject to transfer to the General Revenue Fund. Amends the Illinois Human Rights Act to provide that the registration fee for filing an Employer Report Form is $75, and that the Department of Human Rights Special Fund is not subject to sweeps, administrative charges or charge-backs, or any other fiscal or budgetary maneuver that would in Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 2293 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) USE/OCC TAX-AIR POLLUTE PARTS Kevin A. McCarthy Amends the Use Tax Act and the Retailers Occupation Tax Act. From January 1, 2009 through December 31, 2019, exempts motor vehicle air pollution control parts, devices, equipment, appliances, or machinery. Defines terms. Imposes conditions on rulemaking authority. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 2294 - Updated (Status 08/15/2009) WILDLIFE--COYOTE--TREE STAND Kay Hatcher Amends the Wildlife Code. Authorizes hunters to use and possess tree-climbing and tree-cutting devices while hunting coyotes. Effective immediately. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0390 - 08/13/2009 IL HB 2331 - Updated (Status 08/21/2009) VET MED PRACT-TEMP PERMITS William B. Black Amends the Veterinary Medicine and Surgery Practice Act of 2004. Provides that a person holding the degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, or its equivalent, from an accredited college of veterinary medicine, and who has applied in writing to the Department for a license to practice veterinary medicine and surgery in any of its branches, and who has fulfilled the qualification requirements of the Act, with the exception of receipt of notification of his or her examination results, may practice Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0571 - 08/18/2009 IL HB 2388 - Updated (Status 08/21/2009) ELDER ABUSE-HOARDING-SERVICES Elizabeth Hernandez Amends the Elder Abuse and Neglect Act. Provides that "self-neglect" includes compulsive hoarding, which is characterized by the acquisition of, and unwillingness or inability to discard, large quantities of
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seemingly useless objects that create a significantly cluttered living space and cause considerable distress or impairment in functioning. Provides that the Department on Aging's program of services for persons age 60 or older shall include the following services for eligible adults who have Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0572 - 08/18/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 2391 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) CD CORR-GANG YOUTH Elizabeth Hernandez Amends the Juvenile Court Act of 1987 and the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that in addition to any term of incarceration that may be imposed by the court and unless the court determines that it has good cause not to impose these requirements, a gang member who is under 21 years of age and who has been found guilty of or continued under supervision for a gang-related offense and who has not previously been found guilty of or continued under supervision for a gang-related offense shall, Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 2400 - Updated (Status 07/14/2009) PROMPT PAYMENT-MH/DD SERVICES Lou Lang Amends the State Prompt Payment Act. Includes within the definition of "goods or services", prevention, intervention, or treatment services and supports for persons with developmental disabilities, mental health services, alcohol and substance abuse services, rehabilitation services, and early intervention services provided by a vendor, which includes but is not limited to a licensed community-based provider but does not include a licensed hospital, a unit of local government, or a university. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0036 - 07/13/2009 IL HB 2407 - Updated (Status 03/06/2009) PROHIBIT INTERNET PRESCRIBING Karen May Creates the Internet Prescribing Prohibition Act. Provides that licensed prescribers may not knowingly prescribe medications for a patient via the Internet, World Wide Web, telephone, facsimile, or any other electronic means unless (1) the patient has been physically examined by the prescriber or has been given a documented patient evaluation, including health history and a physical examination, to establish the diagnosis for which any legend drug is prescribed; (2) the prescriber and the Status: House Tabled By Sponsor Rep. Karen May - 03/05/2009 IL HB 2451 - Updated (Status 08/18/2009) MUNI CD-NUISANCE LIENS Kenneth Dunkin Amends the Illinois Municipal Code. In Sections concerning the removal of nuisances by the corporate authorities of a municipality, provides for a uniform method of filing a lien to recover the costs of removing specified nuisances. Includes the removal costs of (i) cutting and removing neglected weeds, grass, trees, and bushes, (ii) controlling pests, (iii) removing infected trees, and (iv) removing garbage and debris. Makes conforming changes. Effective immediately. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0462 - 08/14/2009

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Title: IDPH-CANCER DRUG REPOSITORY Sponsor: Greg Harris Abstract: Creates the Cancer Drug Repository Program Act. Requires the Department of Public Health to establish a cancer drug repository program, under which any person may donate a cancer drug or supplies needed to administer a cancer drug for use by an individual who meets eligibility criteria specified by the Department. Sets forth requirements that cancer drugs or supplies must meet in order to be accepted and dispensed under the program. Provides that no drugs or supplies donated under the cancer Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 2542 - Updated (Status 08/26/2009) CRIM CD-STALKING&CYBERSTALKING Karen A. Yarbrough Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Changes the elements of the offenses of stalking and cyberstalking. Provides that a person commits stalking when he or she knowingly engages in a course of conduct directed at a specific person, and he or she knows or should know that this course of conduct would cause a reasonable person to: (1) fear for his or her safety or the safety of a third person; or (2) suffer other emotional distress. Provides that if the conduct is committed using electronic Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0686 - 08/25/2009 IL HB 2546 - Updated (Status 08/15/2009) HUNTER INTERFERE-FISHERMEN William B. Black Amends the Department of Natural Resources (Conservation) Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois and the Hunter Interference Prohibition Act. Changes the name of the Hunter Interference Prohibition Act to the Hunter and Fishermen Interference Prohibition Act. Clarifies that the renamed Act applies to the taking of aquatic life as well as wildlife. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0397 - 08/13/2009 IL HB 2592 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) FIRE INVESTIGATION,VEH CD-FEES Donald L. Moffitt Amends the Fire Investigation Act. In provisions regarding the transfer of moneys from the moneys deposited into the Fire Prevention Fund under Public Act 95-154, provides that not more than 25% of any unspent appropriations from the prior fiscal year may also be transferred, and provides that the moneys may be allocated to the Fire Truck Revolving Loan Fund, Ambulance Revolving Loan Fund, and Fire Service and Small Equipment Fund at the discretion of the Office of the State Fire Marshal for the Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0286 - 08/11/2009 IL HB 2664 - Updated (Status 08/21/2009) VEH CD-EXCESSIVE IDLING FINES Barbara Flynn Currie Amends the Vehicle Code, State Finance Act, and Clerks of Courts Act. Increases the fine for an excessive idling violation from $50 to $250 for the first conviction and from $150 to $500 for a second or subsequent conviction within a 12 month period. Specifies how the fines collected shall be distributed and provides alternate distribution procedures for circuit clerks for excess idling violations. Creates the Trucking Environmental and Education Fund as a special fund in the State Treasury.
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Trucking Environmental and Education Fund as a special fund in the State Treasury. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0576 - 08/18/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 2667 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) USE/OCC TAX-EXEMPT HYBRID Donald L. Moffitt Amends the Use Tax Act and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Exempts 50% of the selling price of vehicles that are either hybrid or flexible fuel vehicles and that have a final assembly point in the United States from taxation under the Acts. Effective July 1, 2009. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 2668 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) USE/OCC TAX-EXEMPT HYBRID Donald L. Moffitt Amends the Use Tax Act and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Exempts vehicles that are both hybrid and flexible fuel vehicles and that have a final assembly point in the United States from taxation under the Acts. Effective July 1, 2009. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 2670 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) CHILD PORNOGRAPHY-PENALTIES Mike Fortner Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that a prosecution for child pornography that involves filming, videotaping, photographing, or otherwise depicting by computer a child under 18 years of age or a severely or profoundly mentally retarded person engaging in certain sexual acts may be commenced at any time. Provides that child pornography or aggravated child pornography that does not involve mere possession shall be deemed crimes of violence. Amends the Bill of Rights for Children. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0292 - 08/11/2009 IL HB 2703 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) ANIMALS-TECH Michael W. Tryon Amends the Animal Control Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning rabies inoculations. House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009

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IL HB 2749 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) REGULATION-TECH Tom Cross Amends the Meat and Poultry Inspection Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning definitions. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 2753 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) CRIMINAL LAW-TECH Tom Cross Amends the Illinois Dangerous Animals Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning violations of the Act. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 2787 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) STATE GOVERNMENT-TECH Tom Cross Amends the Department of Public Health Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the powers of the Department. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 2969 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) REVENUE-TECH Bill Mitchell Amends the Use Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title.
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Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 3058 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) GAMING-TECH Tom Cross Amends the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the Horse Racing Equity Trust Fund. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 3640 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) ALARM SYSTEMS Lisa M. Dugan Amends the Private Detective, Private Alarm, Private Security, Fingerprint Vendor, and Locksmith Act of 2004. Provides that an emergency communication system and a mass notification system are included under the definition of "alarm system". Provides that training may include the installation, repair, and maintenance of emergency communication and mass notification systems. Provides that a majority of the appointed Board members constitutes a quorum. Effective immediately. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 3643 - Updated (Status 03/05/2009) EQUINE WELFARE ACT Jim Sacia Creates the Equine Welfare Act, which is the same as applicable provisions of the Humane Care for Animals Act. Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act to exempt from that Act those equidae covered by the Equine Welfare Act. Status: House Tabled By Sponsor Rep. Jim Sacia - 03/03/2009 IL HB 3651 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) HEALTH FACILITIES PLANNING BD Lisa M. Dugan Amends the Department of Public Health Powers and Duties Law of the Civil Administrative Code of Illinois. Creates the Center for Comprehensive Health Planning to promote the distribution of health care services and improve the healthcare delivery system in Illinois by establishing a statewide Comprehensive Health Plan and ensuring a predictable, transparent, and efficient Certificate of Need process under the Illinois Health Facilities Planning Act. Amends the Illinois Health Facilities Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 3685 - Updated (Status 05/07/2009) ANIMALS-LIABILITY-COMP ANIMALS Karen May Amends the Animal Control Act. Provides that the owner or keeper of a dog is liable to a person for all damages caused by the dog pursuing, chasing, worrying, wounding, injuring, or killing any sheep, goats, cattle, horses, mules, poultry, ratites, swine, or companion animals (now, there is no liability for damages caused to companion animals). Defines "companion animal" as a dog or cat that is treated as a pet. Effective immediately. Status: Senate Tabled in Committee on Agriculture and Conservation by Senator Garrett - 05/06/2009
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IL HB 3689 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) USE/OCC TAX-EXEMPT UNIV TEXTBK Richard P. Myers Amends the Use Tax Act and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Beginning July 1, 2009, upon presentation of a current valid student or faculty identification card, exempts textbooks required for use at State universities and public community colleges or at other institutions of higher learning. Defines "textbooks". Effective immediately. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 3691 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) COURT ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE FUND Careen M. Gordon Amends the State Finance Act, Appellate Court Act, and Reviewing Court Alternative Dispute Resolution Act. Eliminates the Reviewing Court Alternative Dispute Resolution Fund. Provides that any balance in the Fund shall be transferred into the Mandatory Arbitration Fund. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0302 - 08/11/2009 IL HB 3695 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) CONT SUB-SCHEDULES Ron Stephens Amends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act. Eliminates the State drug classification Schedules. Provides that the controlled scheduled substances are those listed by the authorized federal agency. Provides that any federally scheduled substance may be scheduled higher by administrative rule. Makes technical changes. Effective July 1, 2009. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 3699 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) INNOVATION ZONE ACT Mike Fortner Creates the Illinois Innovation Zone Act. Sets forth the findings of the General Assembly. Specifies the criteria for an area to qualify as an Innovation Zone. Contains provisions concerning the initiation of Zones by a municipality or county. Contains provisions concerning the application of a county or municipality to the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity for certification as a Zone. Contains provisions concerning Department review of Zone applications. Contains provisions Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 3709 - Updated (Text 11/20/2009) WILDLIFE-PROSECUTION-VENUE Chapin Rose Amends the Wildlife Code. Provides that any violation that involves illegally taking or possessing an animal must be prosecuted only in the county in which the animal was unlawfully taken by or found in the possession of the violator. Provides that if the unlawful taking or possession of an animal results in an offense under Section 2.38 or any other Section of this Act, then the prosecution of that offense must take place in the county where the animal was taken by or found in the possession of Status: House Tabled By Sponsor Rep. Chapin Rose - 04/22/2009
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IL HB 3745 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) USE/OCC-EXEMPT AIRCRAFT Rich Brauer Amends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Exempts the following from taxation under the Acts: materials, replacement parts, and equipment purchased for use directly upon or for the modification, replacement, repair, or maintenance of aircraft, aircraft power plants, or aircraft accessories. Effective immediately. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 3836 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) DEER SEASON-CROSSBOWS Shane Cultra Amends the Wildlife Code. Provides that deer may be taken with a crossbow during a crossbow season of not more than 14 days set annually by the Director between the dates of November 1st and December 31st, but that 14-day season may not overlap with the open season for taking deer. Effective immediately. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 3853 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) REGULATION-TECH Michael W. Tryon Amends the Animal Welfare Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title. House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009

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IL HB 3854 - Updated (Status 08/27/2009) CARBON CAPTURE LEGISLATION COM Dan Reitz Creates the Illinois Energy to Jobs Act. Creates the Carbon Capture and Sequestration Legislation Commission to make a report to the General Assembly by December 31, 2010 concerning specified legislation. Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act to make changes concerning the Resource Development Bureau. Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act to allow the Agency to acquire by eminent domain permanent easements for the distribution, transportation, and storage of CO2. Allows the Agency to lease those Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0754 - 08/25/2009 IL HB 3874 - Updated (Status 06/05/2009) PRIVATE ALARM CONTRACTOR Joseph M. Lyons Amends the Private Detective, Private Alarm, Private Security, Fingerprint Vendor, and Locksmith Act of 2004. In a Section concerning the qualifications for licensure as a private alarm contractor, provides that an applicant must have a minimum of 3 years experience during the 5 years immediately preceding the application working as a full-time fire officer, fire investigator, arson investigator, or fire prevention officer certified by the Office of the State Fire Marshal, or a comparable Status: House House Non-Concurs by Voice Vote; SA 2 Motion #2 - 05/31/2009

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Title: ANIMAL EUTHANASIA Sponsor: William B. Black Abstract: Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides that euthanasia by carbon monoxide is prohibited unless performed by a licensed veterinarian and that use of a decompression chamber or carbon dioxide is prohibited. Provides criminal penalties for violations. Sets forth requirements for a veterinarian to be eligible for the exemption, including the requirement that only one companion animal may be euthanized at a time. Amends the Humane Euthanasia in Animal Shelters Act. Contains provisions Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 3888 - Updated (Status 04/18/2009) ANIMALS-LEMON LAW-PET PURCHASE William B. Black Amends the Animal Welfare Act. Provides that a pet shop operator who, through a sale at retail, transfers ownership of a dog or cat to a purchaser may not purchase a dog or cat from a dog dealer, cat dealer, or pet shop operator that must be, but is not, licensed under the Act. Provides that an animal shelter or animal control facility shall not, unless certain requirements are met, adopt out a cat or dog that has not been sterilized and microchipped. Provides than an animal shelter or animal Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/03/2009 IL HB 3918 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) CIVIL NO CONTACT ORDER John A. Fritchey Amends the Civil No Contact Order Act. Provides definitions of "family or household members", "petitioner", and "respondent". Provides that persons protected by the Act include a victim of nonconsensual sexual conduct or penetration, family or household member of the victim, and an employee or volunteer at a rape crisis center providing service to the victim. Provides that an order under the Act does not waive any privilege concerning the victim's records as protected by federal and State laws Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0311 - 08/11/2009 IL HB 3921 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) GAMING EXPANSION Robert Rita Amends the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975. Makes changes concerning the Illinois Racing Board. Allows advance deposit wagering. Adds provisions concerning drug testing for horses. Adds provisions protecting certain horse racing funds from sweeps and charge backs. Makes other changes. Amends the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975 and the Riverboat Gambling Act to provide for the conduct of electronic gaming at tracks. Amends the Riverboat Gambling Act. Makes changes concerning the Illinois Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 3922 - Updated (Status 08/26/2009) DPH ACT - NUCLEAR AGENTS Greg Harris Amends the Department of Public Health Act. In the provision concerning powers, mandates that the Department shall investigate the causes of dangerously contagious or infectious diseases and the health effects, health conditions, or health ailments related to a biological, chemical, radiological, or nuclear event (instead of dangerously contagious or infectious diseases). Sets forth the investigative
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nuclear event (instead of dangerously contagious or infectious diseases). Sets forth the investigative powers of the Department concerning biological, chemical, radiological, and nuclear agents. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0698 - 08/25/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 3950 - Updated (Status 08/21/2009) COURT CLERK FEE ANTI-CRIME PGM Linda Chapa LaVia Amends the Clerks of Courts Act. Adds an additional exception to the requirement that fees, fines, costs, and additional penalties paid by a person to the circuit clerk have to be disbursed to other governmental entities within 60 days after receipt: contributions to a local anti-crime program ordered pursuant to the Unified Code of Corrections. Effective immediately. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0578 - 08/18/2009 IL HB 3984 - Updated (Status 03/16/2010) CRIM CD-DOG FIGHTING Mike Boland Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Increases the penalties by one class for violations of the statute concerning dog fighting. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/15/2010 IL HB 3991 - Updated (Status 08/26/2009) FOID CARD-REVOCATION Elizabeth Coulson Amends the Firearm Owner Identification Card Act. Requires (instead of permits) the Department of State Police to deny an application or to revoke and seize a Firearm Owner's Identification Card previously issued under the Act if the Department finds that the applicant or person to whom such card was issued is or was at the time of issuance the subject to an existing order of protection. Amends the Domestic Violence Article of the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 and the Illinois Domestic Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0701 - 08/25/2009 IL HB 3996 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) USE/OCC TAX-AIRCRAFT PARTS Dan Reitz Amends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Exempts the following from taxation under the Acts: materials, replacement parts, and equipment purchased for use directly upon or for the modification, replacement, repair, or maintenance of aircraft, aircraft power plants, or aircraft accessories. Effective immediately. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 4028 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) MANUFACTURED HOME AS REAL PROP Daniel J. Burke Creates the Conveyance and Encumbrance of Manufactured Homes Act and amends the Mobile Home Local Services Tax Act, the Illinois Banking Act, the Illinois Savings and Loan Act of 1985, the Savings Bank Act, the Illinois Credit Union Act, the Residential Mortgage License Act of 1987, the Abandoned Mobile Home Act, the Illinois Vehicle Code, the Code of Civil Procedure, the Conveyances Act, the Residential Real Property Disclosure Act, the Mortgage Act, the Joint Tenancy Act, the Interest Act, the
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Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 4036 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) ANIMAL WELFARE-ADPTN-MICROCHIP Patricia R. Bellock Amends the Animal Welfare Act. Prohibits an animal shelter or animal control facility from adopting out any dog or cat that has not been microchipped or sterilized in a manner acceptable to the Department of Agriculture, unless the person wishing to adopt an animal prior to the performance of the required procedures has executed a written agreement promising to have the procedures performed within a specified period of time not to exceed 30 days. Provides that failure by an owner to meet the Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0314 - 08/11/2009 IL HB 4155 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) MOTOR FUEL TAX Mike Fortner Amends the State Finance Act. Provides that, beginning with fiscal year 2010 and thereafter, Road Fund moneys may not be appropriated to certain executive agencies. Prohibits certain transfers from the Road Fund or the State Construction Account Fund. Amends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that, beginning on July 1, 2009, motor fuel and gasohol must be taxed under the Acts at the rate of 1.25% (now, 6.25%). Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 4175 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) CRIM CD-SEXUAL RELATION-FAMILY Roger L. Eddy Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Includes uncles and aunts in the definition of "family member". In the offense of sexual relations within families, includes an act of sexual penetration with an uncle or aunt, when the nephew or niece, regardless of legitimacy and regardless of whether the nephew or niece was of the whole blood or half-blood or was adopted, was 18 years of age or over when the act was committed. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 4177 - Updated (Status 08/18/2009) CRIM CD-CIVIL DAMAGES-CROPS Michael K. Smith Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that in addition to any criminal penalties imposed for criminal damage to property, if a person is convicted of or placed on supervision for knowingly damaging or destroying crops of another, including crops intended for personal, commercial, research, or developmental purposes, the person is liable in a civil action to the owner of any crops damaged or destroyed for money damages up to twice the market value of the crops damaged or destroyed. Effective Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0529 - 08/14/2009

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Number: IL HB 4203 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) Title: TAX EXEMPT-VET MOTOR VEHICLE Sponsor: Mike Bost
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Abstract: Amends the Use Tax Act, the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act, and the motor vehicle privilege tax provisions of the Illinois Vehicle Code. Exempts from these taxes motor vehicles sold to an Illinois resident who is a service member on active duty or returning to Illinois from active duty and who applies for registration in Illinois while on active duty or within one year after leaving active duty. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 4222 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) SUBSTANCE ABUSE-TREATMENT Arthur L. Turner Creates the Substance Abuse and Crime Prevention Act. Amends the Illinois Controlled Substances Act and the Methamphetamine Control and Community Protection Act. Provides that any person convicted of a nonviolent drug possession offense shall receive probation; includes certain exceptions. Provides that as a condition of probation, the court shall require participation in and completion of an appropriate drug treatment program. Provides that the court may also impose as a condition of probation Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 4253 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) MOTOR FUEL MEASURING DEVISE Brandon W. Phelps Amends the Motor Fuel and Petroleum Standards Act. Provides that all leaded and unleaded gasoline sold in Illinois shall meet or exceed specified octane numbers; that every retailer of motor fuel must display the octane number or fuel rating of the fuel being dispensed on each motor fuel device that is dispensing a motor fuel product; and that it is a violation to display an octane number or fuel rating on a motor fuel devise that is inconsistent with the qualitative attributes of the motor fuel Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/13/2009 IL HB 4344 - Updated (Text 05/13/2009) $AGRICULTURE FY10 OCE Michael J. Madigan Makes appropriations for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2009, as follows: General Funds $39,124,400; Other State Funds $55,587,600; Federal Funds $14,497,900; Total $109,209,900. Status: House Referred to Rules Committee - 03/18/2009 IL HB 4390 - Updated (Text 05/13/2009) $FY10 DPH OCE Michael J. Madigan Makes appropriations for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the Department of Public Health for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2009, as follows: General Funds $150,295,500; Other State Funds $102,815,900; Federal Funds $211,783,500; Total $464,894,900. Status: House Referred to Rules Committee - 03/18/2009 IL HB 4407 - Updated (Text 05/13/2009) $FY10 CAPITAL Michael J. Madigan Makes appropriations and reappropriations for capital expenses.
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Status: House Referred to Rules Committee - 03/18/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 4447 - Updated (Text 05/13/2009) USE/OCC-FARM EXEMPT-DRAINAGE John E. Bradley Amends the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Provides that the farm machinery and equipment exemption also applies to subsurface tile drainage systems used primarily for agricultural purposes and any component parts for those systems. Status: House Referred to Rules Committee - 04/29/2009 IL HB 4558 - Updated (New 05/15/2009) $CT OF CLAIMS-CLAIMS Kevin Joyce Makes appropriations to the Court of Claims from specified funds for payment of claims. Effective July 1, 2009. Status: House Referred to Rules Committee - 05/14/2009 IL HB 4581 - Updated (New 05/31/2009) $FY10 BUDGET Lou Lang Makes FY10 appropriations and reappropriations for specified purposes. Effective July 1, 2009. House Referred to Rules Committee - 05/31/2009

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IL HB 4592 - Updated (Status 12/03/2009) BIMP-HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Sara Feigenholtz Creates the Health Care and Human Services Emergency Budget Implementation Act of 2009. States that the Act is to be liberally construed and interpreted in a manner that allows the State to address the fiscal crisis for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2010. Amends the Illinois Administrative Procedure Act by providing that during the period July 1, 2009 through June 30, 2010, a State agency shall not enforce rules that implement or are authorized by a statute to the extent that the duties under Status: House Rule 19(b) / Motion Referred to Rules Committee; (Motion to Table Bill/Resolution) - 08/16/2009 IL HB 4638 - Updated (Status 12/29/2009) PRIVATE ALARM CONTRACTOR Joseph M. Lyons Amends the Private Detective, Private Alarm, Private Security, Fingerprint Vendor, and Locksmith Act of 2004. In provisions concerning the qualifications for licensure as a private alarm contractor, provides that an applicant must have a minimum of 3 years experience during the 5 years immediately preceding the application (i) working as a full-time manager for a licensed private alarm contractor agency or (ii) working for a government or private entity that inspects, reviews, designs, sells, Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0847 - 12/23/2009

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Number: IL HB 4936 - Updated (Status 03/26/2010) Title: PHOSPHOROUS FERTILIZER BAN
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Sponsor: Naomi D. Jakobsson Abstract: Amends the Illinois Fertilizer Act of 1961. Prohibits, except in certain circumstances, any person from intentionally applying to turf any product that (i) contains fertilizer material and (ii) is labeled as containing phosphorous or available phosphoric acid. Prohibits any person from intentionally applying to frozen turf or impervious surfaces any manipulated animal or vegetable manure, finished sewage sludge, or product that (i) contains fertilizer material and (ii) is labeled as containing Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/26/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 4977 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) ANIMALS-ABANDONED PROPERTIES Thomas Holbrook Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides that any person who, while lawfully on a vacated property, notices a companion animal housed on that property must notify either the county animal control or the local police department. Makes a violation of this provision a Class B misdemeanor. Authorizes animal control officers and law enforcement officers who are responding to such a notification to enter the vacated property by any reasonable means under the circumstances to remove and render Status: House Referred to Rules Committee - 01/21/2010 IL HB 5489 - Updated (Status 07/27/2010) CRIM PRO&DOM VIOLENCE-ORDERS Randy Ramey, Jr. Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963 and the Illinois Domestic Violence Act of 1986. Makes changes so that the civil and criminal statutes relating to remedies when the court issues an order of protection are consistent. Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-1239 - 07/23/2010 IL HB 5724 - Updated (New 02/09/2010) REGULATION-TECH Robert Rita Amends the Illinois Public Accounting Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title. Status: House Referred to Rules Committee - 02/09/2010 IL HB 5771 - Updated (Status 03/28/2010) DOG BREEDING-PUPPY MILLS Susana A. Mendoza Amends the Animal Welfare Act. Provides for the licensure of dog breeders and the regulation of commercial dog breeders. Defines "dog breeder" as any person who owns, has possession of, or harbors 6 or more female dogs capable of reproduction for the purpose of the sale of their offspring. Defines "commercial dog breeder" as any dog breeder who (1) owns, has possession of, or harbors 10 or more female dogs capable of reproduction; (2) breeds or whelps dogs; and (3) sells or transfers any dog to Status: House Added Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael W. Tryon - 03/25/2010

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Title: CRIM CD-DOG FIGHTING-CHILD Sponsor: Karen A. Yarbrough Abstract: Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Increases the penalty for a parent, legal guardian, or other person who is 18 years of age or older who brings a person under 13 years of age to a dog fighting show, exhibition, program, or other activity from a Class 4 to a Class 3 felony for a first violation and from a Class 3 to a Class 2 felony for a second or subsequent violation. Provides that a person is guilty of a Class 3 (rather than a Class 4) felony for a first violation and a Class 2 felony for a Status: House Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-1091 - 07/19/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HB 5869 - Updated (Text, Status 03/26/2010) ELDER ABUSE-MANDATED REPORTER Lisa M. Dugan Amends the Elder Abuse and Neglect Act. Provides that a "mandated reporter" under the Act includes (i) any bank, savings and loan, or credit union officer, trustee, or employee and (ii) any ambulatory currency exchange or community currency exchange, as defined in the Currency Exchange Act, or an employee of such a currency exchange. Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 03/26/2010 IL HB 6854 - Updated (Text 05/07/2010) ANIMAL WELFARE-DISCIPLINE Lisa M. Dugan Amends the Animal Welfare Act. Removes a provision that a felony conviction may not operate as a bar to licensing under the Act. Adds as a grounds for discipline conviction of any crime related to the disposition of dogs, cats, or other animals, or violation of any rule or regulation of the Department related to dogs or cats and their sale. Status: House Referred to Rules Committee - 04/22/2010 IL HB 6857 - Updated (Text 04/28/2010) ANIMALS-TETHERING Michael J. Zalewski Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides that a dog may be tethered outdoors only if certain requirements are met. Provides that, even if those requirements are met, "it is unlawful to tether a dog outdoors between the hours of 10 pm and 6 am; except that a dog of any age may be temporarily tethered, tied, or chained outdoors for a time period not exceeding 15 minutes or a dog may be tethered if it has access to adequate shelter and protection from the weather". Provides that this Status: House Referred to Rules Committee - 04/27/2010 IL HR 125 - Updated (Status 02/27/2009) CONGRATS - MADELYN MCGLYNN Thomas Holbrook Congratulates Madelyn McGlynn on the occasion of receiving a 2009 Prudential Spirit of Community Award from Prudential Financial in recognition of her exceptional volunteer work. Status: House Resolution Adopted - 02/26/2009

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Number: IL HR 160 - Updated (Status 12/02/2009) Title: URGE CONGRESS-HORSE PROCESSING
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Sponsor: Jim Sacia Abstract: Urges the Congress of the United States to oppose H.R. 503 of the 111th Congress, a bill that would criminalize the possession, shipment, transport, purchase, sale, delivery, or receipt of any horse with the intent that it be processed for human consumption. Status: House Rule 19(b) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 12/01/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL HR 251 - Updated (Status 04/03/2009) BROOKFIELD ZOO DAY Michael J. Zalewski Designates the date of July 1, 2009 as "Brookfield Zoo Day" in the State of Illinois. House Resolution Adopted - 04/02/2009 IL HR 287 - Updated (Status 04/23/2009) CONGRATS - NORMAN GRIMSLEY Lisa M. Dugan Congratulates Norman Grimsley on the occasion of his retirement as Mayor of Aroma Park. House Resolution Adopted - 04/22/2009

IL HR 461 - Updated (Status 05/28/2009) GRANT PARK MUSIC FESTIVAL Barbara Flynn Currie Congratulates the City of Chicago, the Chicago Park District, the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, and the Grant Park Orchestral Association on the celebration of the Grant Park Music Festival's 75th season. Status: House Added Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Harry Osterman - 05/26/2009 IL HR 476 - Updated (Status 05/29/2009) BURL IVES 100TH ANNIV David Reis Celebrates the 100th anniversary of the birth of actor, writer, and folk music singer Burl Ives on June 14, 2009. Status: House Resolution Adopted - 05/28/2009 IL HR 523 - Updated (Status 07/01/2009) CONGRATS-RITA PICKEN Barbara Flynn Currie Congratulates Rita T. Picken of Hyde Park on her 90th birthday. House Resolution Adopted - 06/30/2009

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IL HR 533 - Updated (Status 07/01/2009) CONGRATS - GARY ROTH Jim Durkin Congratulates Gary Roth on the occasion of his retirement as an Administrative Assistant to the Clerk of the Circuit Court in DuPage County. Status: House Resolution Adopted - 06/30/2009
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IL HR 587 - Updated (Status 10/15/2009) CONGRATS-KAPPYS RESTAURANT John D'Amico Congratulates the owners and staff of Kappy's Restaurant and Pancake House in Morton Grove on their 30th anniversary. Status: House Resolution Adopted - 10/14/2009 IL HR 646 - Updated (Status 10/15/2009) CONGRATS - KEVIN BELL Sara Feigenholtz Congratulates Kevin J. Bell on the occasion of being named to serve as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Status: House Resolution Adopted - 10/14/2009 IL HR 647 - Updated (Status 10/15/2009) HONORS - CHRISTOPHER CANNING Bill Mitchell Honors the life and legacy of Christopher James Canning. House Resolution Adopted - 10/14/2009 IL HR 1414 - Updated (New 09/17/2010) CONGRATS - DANIEL ALBRIGHT Sandy Cole Congratulates Daniel James Albright on the occasion of attaining the coveted rank of Eagle Scout. House Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Sandy Cole - 09/16/2010

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IL SB 22 - Updated (Status 04/24/2009) CRIMINAL LAW-TECH John J. Cullerton Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the unlawful use of weapons. Status: Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009 IL SB 38 - Updated (Status 09/01/2009) ANIMALS--HUMANE EUTHANASIA Heather Steans Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides that the euthanasia of companion animals through recognized methods "set forth by the most current American Veterinary Medical Association guidelines on euthanasia" (now, "as approved by the Department of Agriculture") is generally not animal cruelty. Prohibits the euthanasia of companion animals by certain means. Amends the Humane Euthanasia in Animal Shelters Act. Requires the Department to forward information regarding certain alleged Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0780 - 08/28/2009

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Number: IL SB 53 - Updated (Status 10/15/2009) Title: LICENSING - DOG BREEDER
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Title: LICENSING - DOG BREEDER Sponsor: Dan Kotowski Abstract: Creates the Dog Breeder License Act. Provides for the licensure of dog breeders with the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation beginning 6 months after the effective date of the Act. Sets forth powers and duties of the Department, licensure requirements, grounds for discipline, civil and criminal penalties for violation of the Act, and administrative procedure. Includes provisions concerning exemption from the Act. Provides that the Act does not limit the power of a unit of local Status: Senate Senate Floor Amendment No. 2 Re-referred to Assignments; Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b). 08/15/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 61 - Updated (Status 04/09/2009) FEE DECREASES Bill Brady Amends various Acts to reinstate certain fees to the levels prior to Public Acts 93-22 and 93-32. Makes conforming changes concerning those fees and related matters. Effective immediately. Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 04/03/2009 IL SB 72 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) CRIM CD-UNLAW USE WEAPONS William R. Haine Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Provides that it is not a violation of the statutes concerning unlawful use of weapons and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon to carry or possess any pistol, revolver, stun gun, taser, or other firearm in one's dwelling. Effective immediately. Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 03/13/2009 IL SB 90 - Updated (Status 05/09/2009) ANIMAL-ABUSE CROSS REPORTING Don Harmon Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act and the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Provides that an animal control officer, a Department of Agriculture investigator, or a humane society investigator who has reasonable cause to suspect or believe that a child is being abused or neglected or is in danger of being abused or neglected must immediately make a written or oral report to the Department of Children and Family Services. Requires Investigation Specialists, Intact Family Specialists, Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 05/08/2009 IL SB 139 - Updated (Status 04/07/2009) HUMANE CARE FOR ANIMALS-TECH Terry Link Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Limits the situations when a person could dock an animal's tail or crop its ears without violating the Act's prohibition against "animal torture". Establishes that the following is not "animal torture": (i) tail docking performed by an Illinois licensed veterinarian for a medical reason (now, just "tail docking") or (ii) ear cropping performed by an Illinois licensed veterinarian for a medical reason (now, just "ear cropping"). Effective immediately. Status: Senate Senate Floor Amendment No. 3 Re-referred to Assignments; Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b). 08/15/2009

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Number: IL SB 217 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009)
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Title: MINING-EXPEDITED PERMIT Sponsor: Gary Forby Abstract: Amends the Surface Coal Mining Land Conservation and Reclamation Act to require the Department of Natural Resources to provide for the expedited review of any permit application upon request by the permit applicant. Sets forth certain conditions for obtaining expedited permits from the Department. Creates the Mining Operations Expedited Permit Fund. Amends the State Finance Act to provide that the Fund is not subject to sweeps. Effective immediately. Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 03/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 268 - Updated (Text, Status 06/01/2009) FORECLOSURE PREVENT COUNSELING David Koehler Amends the Illinois Housing Development Act to authorize the Illinois Housing Authority to establish and administer a foreclosure prevention counseling program using moneys in the Foreclosure Prevention Counseling Fund, appropriated for that purpose, to make grants to HUD-certified housing counseling agencies to support pre-purchase and post-purchase home ownership education and foreclosure prevention counseling. Amends the State Finance Act to create the Foreclosure Prevention Counseling Fund Status: Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009 IL SB 271 - Updated (Status 08/19/2009) USE/OCC TAX-EXEMPT MUNI HALL Dan Cronin Amends the Use Tax Act, Service Use Tax Act, Service Occupation Tax Act, and Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Exempts tangible personal property sold to a public-facilities corporation for purposes of constructing or furnishing a municipal convention hall, but only if the legal title to the municipal convention hall is transferred to the municipality without any further consideration by or on behalf of the municipality at the time of the completion of the municipal convention hall or upon the Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0532 - 08/14/2009 IL SB 293 - Updated (Status 04/03/2009) RENEWABLE FUELS PROGRAMS Michael Noland Amends the Illinois Renewable Fuels Development Program Act. Requires the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity to establish and administer the Illinois Corn Grain to Fuel Research Consortium Assistance Program. Sets forth the purposes and conditions for the grant program. Sets forth the amounts of the grants. Specifies how these grant funds shall be allocated. Sets forth certain limitations on spending on the various Program grants. Amends the State Finance Act to create the Renewable Status: Senate Senate Floor Amendment No. 1 Re-referred to Assignments; Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b). 08/15/2009 IL SB 401 - Updated (Status 04/24/2009) STATE GOVERNMENT-TECH John J. Cullerton Amends the Department of Public Health Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the powers of the Department.
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powers of the Department. Status: Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 450 - Updated (Status 08/27/2009) REVENUE-TECH James F. Clayborne, Jr. Amends the Hotel Operators' Occupation Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title. Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0759 - 08/25/2009 IL SB 750 - Updated (Status 10/15/2009) EDUCATION-TECH James T. Meeks Creates the Education Investment and Revenue Reform Act. Contains only a short title provision. Senate Senate Floor Amendment No. 5 Re-referred to Assignments; Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b). 08/15/2009

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IL SB 807 - Updated (Status 08/27/2009) DCFS-SERVICES-ABUSE, NEGLECT Mattie Hunter Amends the Children's Privacy Protection and Parental Empowerment Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning information brokers. Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0760 - 08/25/2009 IL SB 901 - Updated (Status 04/24/2009) ANIMALS-TECH John J. Cullerton Amends the Animal Control Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning rabies inoculations. Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009

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IL SB 1082 - Updated (Status 04/24/2009) CIVIL LAW-TECH John J. Cullerton Amends the Trusts and Trustees Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning small trust termination. Status: Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009 IL SB 1097 - Updated (Status 04/24/2009) HUMAN RIGHTS-TECH John J. Cullerton Amends the White Cane Law. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the rights of the blind and others. Status: Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009

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Number: IL SB 1221 - Updated (Status 07/31/2009) Title: $DCEO
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Sponsor: Donne E. Trotter Abstract: Appropriates $2 from the General Revenue Fund to the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity for its FY 10 ordinary and contingent expenses. Effective July 1, 2009. Status: Senate Item/Reduction Veto Stands 96-0039 - 07/30/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 1288 - Updated (Status 04/07/2009) IDPH-CANCER DRUG REPOSITORY Jacqueline Y Collins . Creates the Cancer Drug Repository Program Act. Requires the Department of Public Health to establish a cancer drug repository program, under which any person may donate a cancer drug or supplies needed to administer a cancer drug for use by an individual who meets eligibility criteria specified by the Department. Sets forth requirements that cancer drugs or supplies must meet in order to be accepted and dispensed under the program. Provides that no drugs or supplies donated under the cancer Status: Senate Rule 2-10 Third Reading Deadline Established As April 30, 2009 - 04/03/2009 IL SB 1290 - Updated (New 02/11/2009) ANIMALS-TECH John M. Sullivan Amends the Livestock Management Facilities Act. Makes a technical change in a Section defining "livestock management facility". Status: Senate Referred to Assignments - 02/10/2009 IL SB 1298 - Updated (Status 08/27/2009) HORSE-ADVANCE DEPOSIT WAGERING Terry Link Amends the Illinois Horse Racing Act of 1975. Allows an organization licensee to maintain a system whereby advance deposit wagering may take place or to contract with another person to carry out a system of advance deposit wagering. Makes changes in the definitions of "Inter-track wagering", "nonhost licensee", "pari-mutuel system of wagering", "licensee", "wagering facility", and "wagering". Adds definitions of "advance deposit wagering licensee" and "advance deposit wagering". Provides for a Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0762 - 08/25/2009 IL SB 1325 - Updated (Status 08/26/2009) CRIMINAL LAW-TECH Kirk W. Dillard Amends the Code of Criminal Procedure of 1963. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning appeals by the State. Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0712 - 08/25/2009 IL SB 1333 - Updated (Status 10/15/2009) MILITARY LEAVE OF ABSENCE John J. Cullerton Amends the Military Leave of Absence Act. Requires that a full-time employee of the State, a unit of local government, or a school district who is a member of a reserve component of the U.S. Armed Forces or the Illinois State Militia must be given a leave of absence for any training or duty required by the U.S.
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Armed Forces not otherwise covered by the Act. If the employee's military pay for that training or duty is less than his or her compensation from the public employer, requires that during Status: Senate House Floor Amendment No. 2 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments; Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b). - 08/15/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 1336 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) ANIMALS--BOVINE TAIL DOCKING Antonio Muñoz Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides that no person may dock or hire any other person to dock the tail of any living member of the bovine species. Provides that any person who violates this provision is guilty of a Class C misdemeanor and must pay a fine not to exceed $500. Authorizes licensed veterinarians to dock tails if doing so is necessary to protect the health of the animal. Defines "dock". Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 03/13/2009 IL SB 1337 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) ANIMALS-FARM ANIMAL CRUELTY James A. DeLeo Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Prohibits a person from tethering or confining any covered animal, on a farm, for all or the majority of any day, in a manner that prevents the animal from (i) lying down, standing up, and fully extending his or her limbs or (ii) turning around freely. Creates exemptions from this requirement for (i) scientific or agricultural research; (ii) examination, testing, individual treatment, or operation for veterinary purposes; (iii) transportation; and (iv) Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 03/13/2009 IL SB 1341 - Updated (Text 08/10/2010) COURT COSTS FINES Linda Holmes Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code, Clerks of Courts Act, and the Unified Code of Corrections to provide that any person who receives court supervision shall pay an additional fee of $30 (instead of $20). Provides that any person who receives a disposition of court supervision for a Vehicle Code violation or a similar local ordinance shall pay an additional fee of $30 (instead of $20). Provides that $20 of the $30 (instead of the $20) shall be deposited into the State Police Vehicle Fund in the Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0625 - 08/24/2009 IL SB 1383 - Updated (Status 05/09/2009) PHARM PRACT ACT-STUDENT PHARM William R. Haine Amends the Pharmacy Practice Act. Replaces "pharmacy intern" with "student pharmacist". Provides that any person may apply and successfully register with the Department as a student pharmacist if he or she provides proof that he or she is actively enrolled in a course of study for his or her first professional degree in pharmacy at an ACPE accredited college of pharmacy and has not engaged in conduct or behavior determined to be grounds for discipline under this Act. Provides that once a student Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 05/08/2009

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USE TAX EXEMPTIONS-TECH Susan Garrett Amends the Use Tax Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning exemptions. Senate Referred to Assignments - 02/11/2009

IL SB 1443 - Updated (Status 08/12/2009) HOSPITAL LICENSING ACT-ANIMALS Michael W. Frerichs Amends the Hospital Licensing Act. Provides that the term "hospital" does not include animal hospitals or animal care facilities maintained by any university or college established under the laws of this State and supported by public funds raised by taxation. Amends the Pharmacy Practice Act. Provides that the Secretary's waiver of the requirement that a pharmacist be on duty at all times for State facilities not treating human ailments shall remain in effect until it is rescinded by the Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0219 - 08/10/2009 IL SB 1549 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) FIRST 2009 GENERAL REVISORY William R. Haine Creates the First 2009 General Revisory Act. Combines multiple versions of Sections amended by more than one Public Act. Renumbers Sections of various Acts to eliminate duplication. Corrects obsolete cross-references and technical errors. Makes stylistic changes. Effective immediately. Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0328 - 08/11/2009 IL SB 1600 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) WRITTEN COLLABORATIVE AGMTS Heather Steans Amends the Nurse Practice Act. Removes references to a written collaborative agreement throughout the Act. Provides that an advanced practice nurse's scope of practice includes collaboration and consultation with or referral to a physician or other appropriate health-care professional for patient care needs that exceed the APN's scope of practice, education, or experience. Provides that as part of the professional scope of advanced practice nursing, an advanced practice nurse possesses Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 03/13/2009 IL SB 1691 - Updated (Status 08/06/2009) PROP TX-SENIOR FREEZE-INCOME Pamela J. Althoff Amends the Senior Citizens Real Estate Tax Deferral Act. Increases the income limitation under the Act to $55,000 (instead of $50,000) beginning in 2009. Amends the Property Tax Code. Provides that the maximum income limitation under the Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption is the income limitation set forth in the Senior Citizens Real Estate Tax Deferral Act. Effective immediately. Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0116 - 07/31/2009 IL SB 1704 - Updated (Status 08/13/2009) NURSING HOME-INTERMEDIATE CARE Mattie Hunter Creates the MR/DD Community Care Act and amends the Nursing Home Care Act. Provides that all
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intermediate care facilities for the developmentally disabled and long-term care for under age 22 facilities shall be licensed by the Department of Public Health under the MR/DD Community Care Act instead of under the Nursing Home Care Act. Makes the provisions in the MR/DD Community Care Act substantially the same as those in the Nursing Home Care Act, including provisions for the rights of residents Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0339 - 08/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 1746 - Updated (Text 07/19/2009) ANIMALS-TECH Michael W. Frerichs Amends the Livestock Management Facilities Act. Makes a technical change in a Section defining "livestock management facility". Status: Senate Referred to Assignments - 02/19/2009 IL SB 1823 - Updated (Status 04/09/2009) IL ENERGY TO JOBS ACT James F. Clayborne, Jr. Creates the Illinois Energy to Jobs Act. Creates the Carbon Capture and Sequestration Legislation Commission to make a report to the General Assembly by December 31, 2010 concerning specified legislation. Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act to make changes concerning the Resource Development Bureau. Amends the Illinois Power Agency Act to allow the Agency to acquire by eminent domain permanent easements for the distribution, transportation, and storage of CO2. Allows the Agency to lease those Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 04/03/2009 IL SB 1830 - Updated (Status 08/26/2009) VETERINARY MED PRACT-TEMP PERM Michael W. Frerichs Amends the Veterinary Medicine and Surgery Practice Act of 2004. Provides that a person holding the degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, or its equivalent, from an accredited college of veterinary medicine, and who has applied in writing to the Department for a license to practice veterinary medicine and surgery in any of its branches, and who has fulfilled the qualification requirements of the Act, with the exception of receipt of notification of his or her examination results, may practice Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0638 - 08/24/2009 IL SB 1835 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) ANIMALS-TETHERING/CARE Gary G. Dahl Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Specifies the types of shelter that must be available to dogs and equines. Sets forth requirements that must be complied with if a dog is to be tethered. Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 03/13/2009 IL SB 1846 - Updated (Status 12/08/2009) MPEA-BONDS John M. Sullivan Amends the State Finance Act, the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act,
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and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Increases the amount that must be deposited into the McCormick Place Expansion Project Fund from certain use and occupation tax proceeds. Amends the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority Act. Increases certain bond authorization limits of the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority from $2,107,000,000 to $2,457,000,000. Extends the bond repayment Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0831 - 12/04/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 1866 - Updated (Status 08/26/2009) VEH CD-LOW-SPEED VEHICLE John M. Sullivan Amends the Illinois Vehicle Code. Defines a "low-speed vehicle" as any 4-wheeled vehicle with a maximum speed greater than 20 miles per hour but not greater than 25 miles per hour, that conforms with federal motor vehicle safety standards set forth for that vehicle. Provides the fee for a certificate of title for a low-speed vehicle is $30 and the registration fee is $18. Removes the requirement that the Secretary of State issue distinctive license plates for electric vehicles and adds the Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0653 - 08/24/2009 IL SB 1875 - Updated (New 02/21/2009) CRIMINAL LAW-TECH Dan Kotowski Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the unlawful possession of firearms and firearm ammunition. Status: Senate Referred to Assignments - 02/20/2009 IL SB 1905 - Updated (Status 07/02/2009) STATE GOVERNMENT-TECH Susan Garrett Amends the Personnel Code. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning the short title. Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0031 - 06/30/2009

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IL SB 1928 - Updated (Status 09/01/2009) GUARDIAN-ADVOCACY-DIRECTOR William Delgado Amends the Guardianship and Advocacy Act. Provides that Guardianship and Advocacy Commission, acting on a request from the Director of the Guardianship and Advocacy Commission, may disapprove any action of a regional authority, in which case the regional authority shall cease such action. Provides that the Commission shall operate subject to the provisions of the Illinois Procurement Code (instead of the Illinois Purchasing Act). Provides that the Director shall carry out the policies and Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0786 - 08/28/2009 IL SB 1983 - Updated (Status 04/09/2009) IL FINANCE AUTHORITY Dan Cronin Amends the Illinois Finance Authority Act. Replaces the existing governing board of the Authority with 4 new governing boards, appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate. Gives each new governing board jurisdiction over certain specified programs of the Authority. Provides that certain actions affecting more than one governing board must be taken by the affected boards acting
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jointly. Replaces the Executive Director of the Authority with 4 new executive directors, one Status: Senate Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments - 04/03/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 2016 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009) OLYMPIC GAMES-TECH Kwame Raoul Creates the 2016 Olympic Games Act. Contains only a short title provision. Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0007 - 04/03/2009

IL SB 2024 - Updated (Status 08/26/2009) COURT CLERK FEE DISBURSEMENT Jeffrey M. Schoenberg Amends the Clerks of Courts Act. Provides that the fine for speeding in a school zone is increased by $5 which shall go to the school district or districts in which the offense occurred. Provides that a county with a drug court may adopt a mandatory fee of $5 to fund the drug court, less a 5% clerk processing charge, assessed against any defendant found guilty in a traffic case or who is ordered to pay a fine under the Unified Code of Corrections. Provides that a person found guilty, including Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0735 - 08/25/2009 IL SB 2066 - Updated (New 02/21/2009) ANIMALS-TECH Dan Kotowski Amends the Animal Control Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning rabies inoculations. Senate Referred to Assignments - 02/20/2009

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IL SB 2104 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) VEH CD-EXCESSIVE IDLING FINES Mattie Hunter Amends the Vehicle Code, State Finance Act, and Clerks of Courts Act. Increases the fine for an excessive idling violation from $50 to $250 for the first conviction and from $150 to $500 for a second or subsequent conviction within a 12 month period. Specifies how the fines collected shall be distributed and provides alternate distribution procedures for circuit clerks for excess idling violations. Creates the Trucking Environmental and Education Fund as a special fund in the State Treasury. Status: Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009 IL SB 2269 - Updated (Text, Status 03/19/2009) RX DRUG REPOSITORY-TECH A. J. Wilhelmi Creates the Illinois Prescription Drug Donation Repository Program Act. Contains only a short-title provision. Status: Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009

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Number: IL SB 2299 - Updated (Status 03/13/2009) Title: ANIMALS-TECH Sponsor: Christine Radogno
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Abstract: Amends the Animal Control Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning rabies inoculations. Status: Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 2351 - Updated (New 02/28/2009) FIRE INVESTIGATION,VEH CD-FEES William R. Haine Amends the Fire Investigation Act. In provisions regarding the transfer of moneys from the moneys deposited into the Fire Prevention Fund under Public Act 95-154, provides that not more than 25% of any unspent appropriations from the prior fiscal year may also be transferred, and provides that the moneys may be allocated to the Fire Truck Revolving Loan Fund, Ambulance Revolving Loan Fund, and Fire Service and Small Equipment Fund at the discretion of the Office of the State Fire Marshal for the Status: Senate Referred to Assignments - 02/26/2009 IL SB 2384 - Updated (New 03/20/2009) $AGRICULTURE FY10 OCE John M. Sullivan Makes appropriations for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the Department of Agriculture for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2009, as follows: General Funds $39,124,400; Other State Funds $55,587,600; Federal Funds $14,497,900; Total $109,209,900. Status: Senate Referred to Assignments - 03/19/2009 IL SB 2401 - Updated (New 03/20/2009) $FY10 DPH OCE Donne E. Trotter Makes appropriations for the ordinary and contingent expenses of the Department of Public Health for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2009, as follows: General Funds $150,295,500; Other State Funds $102,815,900; Federal Funds $211,783,500; Total $464,894,900. Status: Senate Referred to Assignments - 03/19/2009 IL SB 2439 - Updated (New 03/25/2009) $FY10 CAPITAL John J. Cullerton Makes appropriations and reappropriations for capital expenses. Senate Referred to Assignments - 03/24/2009

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IL SB 2580 - Updated (Status 04/23/2010) ANIMALS-TETHERING Linda Holmes Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Makes it unlawful to tether a dog outdoors unless certain requirements are met. Provides penalties for violations. Defines "tether". Status: House Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee - 04/23/2010

Number: IL SB 2634 - Updated (New 01/21/2010) Title: ANIMALS-TECH Sponsor: David Koehler
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Abstract: Amends the Animal Control Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning rabies inoculations. Status: Senate Referred to Assignments - 01/21/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 2999 - Updated (Status 03/03/2010) ANIMALS-EUTHANASIA John O. Jones Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides that companion animal euthanasia chambers must allow for the separation of animals. Removes a provision requiring only one companion animal to be euthanized at a time. Requires veterinarians to use professional judgment when deciding whether or not a procedure shall involve the euthanasia of a single animal or multiple animals, taking into consideration the safety of facility staff and the most humane practices. Effective immediately. Status: Senate Tabled By Sponsor Sen. John O. Jones - 03/03/2010 IL SB 3444 - Updated (New 02/10/2010) CHILDREN-TECH Gary Forby Amends the Abused and Neglected Child Reporting Act. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning persons required to report to the Department of Children and Family Services suspected cases of child abuse or child neglect. Status: Senate Referred to Assignments - 02/10/2010 IL SB 3628 - Updated (Status 07/29/2010) CRIM CD-DOG FIGHTING-CHILD Kimberly A. Lightford Amends the Criminal Code of 1961. Increases the penalty for a parent, legal guardian, or other person who is 18 years of age or older who brings a person under 13 years of age to a dog fighting show, exhibition, program, or other activity from a Class 4 to a Class 3 felony for a first violation and from a Class 3 to a Class 2 felony for a second or subsequent violation. Provides that a person is guilty of a Class 3 (rather than a Class 4) felony for a first violation and a Class 2 felony for a Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-1343 - 07/27/2010 IL SB 3841 - Updated (Status 03/07/2010) PUPPY MILLS Pamela J. Althoff Amends the Animal Welfare Act. Provides that a pet shop operator may only purchase a dog or cat from a dog dealer, large-scale dog breeder, cattery operator, or other pet shop operator that is licensed under the Act or the federal Animal Welfare Act. Provides for the licensure of dog daycare providers, hobby breeders, large-scale breeders, animal shelters, and records-only animal shelters. Places age restrictions on dogs and cats sold by dog breeders or pet shop operators. Requires certain Status: Senate Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As March 19, 2010 - 03/05/2010 IL SJR 56 - Updated (Text 06/10/2009) TSK FRCE ON BREED & PET STORES Dan Kotowski Creates the Joint Task Force on Breeders and Pet Stores to investigate and make recommendations on ways to strengthen Illinois law regarding the breeding industry and pet store industry.
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IL SR 127 - Updated (Status 04/28/2009) STATE ANIMAL ID/REGISTRATION David Luechtefeld States our belief that animal identification and premise registration efforts should remain at the State level and not be initiated at the national level. Status: Senate Pursuant to Senate Rule 3-9(b) / Referred to Assignments - 08/15/2009 IL SR 132 - Updated (New 03/07/2009) MEMORIAL-PAUL HARVEY Don Harmon Mourns the passing of longtime broadcast commentator Paul Harvey. Senate Resolution Adopted - 03/06/2009 IL SR 138 - Updated (Status 03/13/2009) MEMORIAL - FRED FISHMAN Don Harmon Mourns the death of Fred Fishman. Senate Resolution Adopted - 03/12/2009 IL SR 180 - Updated (Status 04/03/2009) MEMORIAL-SGT ROBERT WEINGER Michael Bond Mourn the death of United States Army Sergeant Robert M. Weinger of Round Lake Beach. Senate Resolution Adopted - 04/02/2009 IL SR 247 - Updated (Status 05/01/2009) MEMORIAL - KENNETH DECKER David Koehler Mourns the death of Kenneth Decker of East Peoria. Senate Resolution Adopted - 04/30/2009 IL SR 265 - Updated (New 05/08/2009) MEMORIAL-MARCUS NICHOLSON Deanna Demuzio Mourns the death of Marcus D. Nicholson of Benld, formerly of Carlinville. Senate Resolution Adopted - 05/07/2009
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IL SR 375 - Updated (Status 10/17/2009) MEMORIAL - JAMES ENLOW Gary Forby Mourns the death of James R. Enlow of Springfield. Senate Resolution Adopted - 10/16/2009 IL SR 377 - Updated (Status 10/17/2009) MEMORIAL - GEORGE GODING Chris Lauzen Mourns the death of George J. Goding of Sugar Grove. Senate Resolution Adopted - 10/16/2009 IL SR 452 - Updated (Status 10/17/2009) MEMORIAL - MAY ALDRIN Dan Kotowski Mourns the death of May Aldrin. Senate Resolution Adopted - 10/16/2009 IL SR 868 - Updated (New 09/17/2010) MEMORIAL - ARTHUR SULLIVAN III David Koehler Mourns the death of Arthur R. Sullivan III of Wellington, Ohio. Senate Referred to Resolutions Consent Calendar - 09/16/2010 IL SR 908 - Updated (New 09/17/2010) MEMORIAL-GREGORY JONES Terry Link Mourns the death of Gregory Lynn Jones of Waukegan. Senate Referred to Resolutions Consent Calendar - 09/16/2010 IL SR 938 - Updated (New 09/17/2010) MEMORIAL-ALBERT DEVON SR Terry Link Mourns the death of Albert Joseph DeVon Sr. of Libertyville, formerly of Ormond Beach, Florida. Senate Referred to Resolutions Consent Calendar - 09/16/2010 2 Bills

Illinois - 1st Special Session - Adjourned 2009-2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: IL SB 1221 - Updated (Status 07/30/2009) $DCEO Donne E. Trotter Appropriates $2 from the General Revenue Fund to the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity for its FY 10 ordinary and contingent expenses. Effective July 1, 2009. Status: Senate Item/Reduction Veto Stands 96-0039 - 07/30/2009

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IL SB 1846 - Updated (Status 12/07/2009) MPEA-BONDS John M. Sullivan Amends the State Finance Act, the Use Tax Act, the Service Use Tax Act, the Service Occupation Tax Act, and the Retailers' Occupation Tax Act. Increases the amount that must be deposited into the McCormick Place Expansion Project Fund from certain use and occupation tax proceeds. Amends the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority Act. Increases certain bond authorization limits of the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority from $2,107,000,000 to $2,457,000,000. Extends the bond repayment Status: Senate Public Act . . . . . . . . . 96-0831 - 12/04/2009 3 Bills

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IN HB 1099 - Updated (Status 03/26/2010) Standards for livestock and poultry care Goodin Allows the board of animal health to assist organizations that represent poultry producers with issues related to poultry. Allows the board to adopt rules to establish standards governing the care of livestock and poultry. Effective: January 1, 2011. Goodin , Friend , Ruppel , Pearson (SENATE SPONSORS _ HEAD, DEIG, STEELE, GARD, ERRINGTON, CHARBONNEAU, RANDOLPH) January 5, 2010, read first time and referred to Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development. January 19, 2010, amended, reported _ Status: H Effective 01/01/2011 - 03/25/2010 IN SB 5 - Updated (New 12/09/2009) Animal fighting contests Arnold Animal fighting contests. Defines "baiting" to mean: (1) attacking an animal with violence; (2) provoking an animal; or (3) harassing an animal with another animal; for the purpose of training the animal for or causing the animal to engage in an animal fighting contest. Makes it a Class C felony for a person to do the following: (1) Breed, transfer, or possess an animal for the purpose of baiting the animal or using the animal in an animal fighting contest. (2) Promote or stage a baiting or an animal fighting contest. (3) Allow property to be used to conduct a baiting or an animal fighting contest. (4) Use an animal in a baiting or an animal fighting contest. (5) Attend a baiting or an animal fighting contest. Makes possession of animal fighting paraphernalia: (1) a Class A misdemeanor if the possession is for the purpose of baiting an animal or with the intent to commit certain animal fighting offenses; and (2) a Class C felony if the possession is with the intent to commit certain animal fighting offenses and while also possessing a dog, cock, fowl, hog, or bird bearing an injury consistent with participation in or training for a baiting or an animal fighting contest. Makes neglect of a dependent a Class C felony instead of a Class D felony if the offense involves a violation of the law concerning animal fighting contests. Authorizes the seizure of money and property that is used by a person to commit certain offenses relating to animal fighting contests. Specifies that certain offenses Status: S First reading: referred to Committee on Corrections, Criminal, and Civil Matters - 01/05/2010 IN SB 343 - Updated (New 01/12/2010) Standards for livestock and poultry care Steele Standards for livestock and poultry care. Adds providing assistance to organizations representing poultry producers to the duties of the board of animal health. Requires the board of animal health to
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consider certain factors when developing standards for the care of livestock and poultry. Status: S First reading: referred to Committee on Agriculture and Small Business - 01/11/2010 Kansas - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: 63 Bills

KS HB 2014 - Updated (Status 05/12/2009) S Sub for Sub H 2014 by Committee on Utilities -- Energy conservation and Energy and Utilities AN ACT concerning energy; relating to conservation and electric generation, transmission and efficiency and air emissions; amending K.S.A. 19-101a, 55-1,117, 65-3012 and 66104d and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 65-3005, 65-3008a, 66-1,184, 74-99d07 and 74-99d14 and repealing the existing sections; also repealing K.S.A. 19 Status: H No motion to reconsider; Veto sustained -HJ 760 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 05/08/2009 KS HB 2020 - Updated (Status 01/21/2009) Establishing the renewable energy incentive program. Effective date: Energy and Utilities AN ACT establishing the renewable energy incentive pr H Hearing: Thurs., 1/29/09, 9:00AM, Rm.783 Docking - 01/21/2009

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KS HB 2022 - Updated (Text, Status 04/30/2009) Sub. for H 2022 by Committee on Appropriations - Omnibus appropriation act and Appropriations AN ACT making and concerning appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2009, June 30, 2010, and June 30, 2011, for state agencies; authorizing certain transfers, capital improvement projects and fees, imposing certain restrictions and limitations, and directing or authorizing certain receipts, disbursements, procedures and acts incidental to the foregoing; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 72-8814, 76-7,107, as amended by section 139 of 2009 Senate Substitute for House Bill No. 2354, 79-2979, Status: H CR: Substitute be passed by Appropriations -HJ 666; Substitute introduced & placed on General Orders -HJ 666 - 04/29/2009 KS HB 2048 - Updated (Status 01/28/2009) Sales tax exemption for the All American Beef Battalion, Inc. Effective date: Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; All American Beef Battalion, Inc.; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Hearing: Wed., 2/4/09, 9:00AM, Rm 535-N - 01/28/2009 KS HB 2060 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Joint committee on parole board oversight; fleeing police officer; criminal Corrections and Juvenile Justice AN ACT concerning crimes, punishment and criminal procedure; amending K.S.A. 8-1568, 21-3419, 214315, 21-4316, 21-4319, 21-4603d, 21-4611 and 21-4715 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 21-3419a, 21-4704, 21-4705, 21-4714, 75-4319 and 75-5291 and repealing the existing sections; also repealing K.S.A. 214603d, as amended by section 32 of 2009 House Bill No. 2236, and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 21-4704, as amended by section 33 of 2009 House Bill No. 2236, 21-4705, as amended by section 34 of 2009
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House Bill No. 2236, Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 780 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 05/21/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: KS HB 2062 - Updated (Status 01/28/2009) Cereal malt beverages; alcohol content, regulation by ABC, retailers authorized Federal and State Affairs AN ACT concerning alcoholic beverages; amending K.S.A. 41-210, 41211, 41-304, 41-307, 41-308, 41601, 41-602, 41-701, 41-708, 41-717, 41-718, 41-724, 41-725, 41-726, 41-729, 41-806, 41-901, 41-905, 411001, 41-1002, 41-1004, 41-1101, 41-1102, 41-1122, 41-1123, 41-1125, 41-2604, 41-2610, 41-2614, 41-2632, 41-2637, 41-2641, 41-2642, 412643, 41-2705, 41-2706, 41-2707, 41-2709, 41-2722, 41-2726, 79-4101, 79-4102, 79-4103, 79-4104, 79-41a01, 79-41a02, 79-41a04, 79-41a06, 79-41a07 and 7941a08 and Status: H Hearing: Wed., 2/4/09, 1:30PM, Rm 143-N - 01/28/2009 KS HB 2085 - Updated (Status 05/01/2009) S Sub for H 2085 by Committee on Federal and State Affairs -- Solid waste Veterans, Military, and Homeland Security AN ACT concerning solid waste; relating to management plans; relating to the waste tire management fund; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 65-3410 and 65-3424g and repealing the existing sec Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 663 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 04/23/2009 KS HB 2093 - Updated (Status 01/29/2009) Supplemental appropriations for FY 2009, FY 2010 and FY 2011 for state Appropriations AN ACT making and concerning appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2009, June 30, 2010 and June 30, 2011, for state agencies; authorizing certain transfers, capital improvement projects and fees, imposing certain restrictions and limitations, and directing or authorizing certain receipts, disbursements and acts incidental to the foregoing; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 55-193, 79-2978, 792979, 793425i, 79-34,156, 79-4801 and 82a-953a and repealing the existing sec Status: H Referred to Appropriations -HJ 74 - 01/28/2009 KS HB 2121 - Updated (Status 05/12/2009) Agriculture; fertilizer and pesticides, fees; dairy products, fees and Agriculture and Natural Resources AN ACT concerning agriculture; relating to application of swine waste; pesticide and fertilizer programs; fees; milk and dairy products; fees and labeling requirements; amending K.S.A. 2-2203, 2-2205, 22206, 2-2207, 2-2209, 2-2214, 2-2440a, 2-2440c, 2-2440e, 22446, 2-2449, 2-2450, 2-2454, 2-2455, 22470 and 2-2471 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 2-1205, 2-2202, 2-2204, 2-2438a, 2-2440, 2-2440b, 2-2441a, 2-2443a, 2-2445a, 2-2469, 2-2905, 2-2906, 2-3304, 2-3306, 2-3309, 2-3318, 65-778, 65-781 and 651,182 Status: H No motion to reconsider; Veto sustained -HJ 761 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 05/08/2009

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Abstract: AN ACT regulating traffic; prohibiting the sending, reading or writing of text messages while operating a motor vehicle; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 8-2118 and repealing the existing se Status: H Hearing: Mon., 2/09/09, 1:30PM, Rm 783 Docking - 02/04/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: KS HB 2145 - Updated (Status 02/02/2009) Traffic regulation; failure to comply with traffic orders or directions. Transportation AN ACT regulating traffic; failure to comply with traffic regulations or directions; amending K.S.A. 8-1531a and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 8-2118 and repealing the existing sec Status: H Referred to Transportation -HJ 82 - 01/30/2009 KS HB 2147 - Updated (Text, Status 03/20/2009) Regulating traffic; removal of vehicles from highways. Effective date: Transportation AN ACT regulating traffic; concerning the removal of certain vehicles from highways; amending K.S.A. 81603 and 8-1605 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 8-2118 and repealing the existing sec Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 322 - 03/18/2009 KS HB 2152 - Updated (Status 04/30/2009) Motor vehicles; regulation thereof; golf carts; work-site utility vehicles; Transportation AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; concerning the regulation thereof; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 8126, 8-128, 8-1486, 8-1494, 8-1103, 8-2118, as amended by section 4 of 2009 House Bill No. 2147, 661,108 and 66-1,109 and repealing the existing sec Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 663 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 04/23/2009 KS HB 2172 - Updated (Status 05/12/2009) Taxation; cash rebates on sales or leases of new motor vehicles; exemptions; Taxation AN ACT concerning taxation; relating to cash rebates on sales or leases of new motor vehicles; exemptions; valuation of land devoted to agricultural use for estate tax purposes; periods of limitation for income tax refunds and adjustments of income; homestead property tax refunds; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-15,253, 79-3230, 79-3602, as amended by section 1 of 2009 House Bill No. 2321, 793603, 79-3606 and 79-4502 and repealing the existing sec Status: H No motion to reconsider; Veto sustained -HJ 761 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 05/08/2009 KS HB 2176 - Updated (Status 02/04/2009) Sales tax exemption for Stephanie Waterman Tennis Foundation. Effective date: Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; Stephanie Waterman Tennis Foundation; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Hearing: Wed., 2/11/09, 9:00AM, Rm 535-N - 02/04/2009

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Number: KS HB 2186 - Updated (Status 02/04/2009) Title: Exceptions from amusement ride operation requirements for home-owned amusement
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Sponsor: Federal and State Affairs Abstract: AN ACT concerning amusement rides; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 441601 and repealing the existing se Status: H Hearing: Mon.,2/09/09, 1:30PM, Rm 143-N - 02/04/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: KS HB 2189 - Updated (Status 02/04/2009) Sales tax exemption for golden belt community concert association. Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; golden belt community concert association; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Hearing: Wed., 2/11/09, 9:00AM, Rm 535-N - 02/04/2009 KS HB 2190 - Updated (Status 02/04/2009) Sales tax exemption for Steve King foundation. Effective date: Statute Bk. Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; Steve King foundation; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Hearing: Wed., 2/11/09, 9:00AM, Rm 535-N - 02/04/2009 KS HB 2192 - Updated (Status 02/04/2009) Sales tax exemptions for Kansas state firefighters association. Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; Kansas state firefighters association; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Hearing: Thurs., 2/12/09, 9:00AM, Rm 535-N - 02/04/2009 KS HB 2213 - Updated (Status 02/04/2009) Loan agreements pursuant to the veterinary training program for rural Kansas. Agriculture and Natural Resources AN ACT concerning the veterinary training program for rural Kansans; relating to certain loans and agreements; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 76-4,112 and repealing the existing se Status: H Hearing: Thurs., 2/12/09, 3:30 PM, Rm 783 Docking - 02/04/2009 KS HB 2235 - Updated (Text, Status 03/24/2009) Fleeing or eluding a police officer; criminal threat; aggravated criminal Corrections and Juvenile Justice AN ACT concerning motor vehicles; relating to fleeing or eluding a police officer; amending K.S.A. 81568 and repealing the existing section crimes, punishment and criminal procedure; relating to fleeing or eluding a police officer; criminal threat; aggravated criminal threat; presentence investigation report; criminal history; amending K.S.A. 8-1568, 21-3419 and 21-4715 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 21-3419a and 21-4714 and repealing the existing sec Status: H CR: Be passed as am. by Corrections and Juvenile Justice -HJ 372 - 03/23/2009

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Number: KS HB 2246 - Updated (Status 02/25/2009) Title: Cities; neighborhood organizations; nuisance actions for city code violations.
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Sponsor: Taxation Abstract: AN ACT concerning cities; relating to nuisance abatement and powers of certain neighborhood associa Status: H Hearing: Mon., 3/02/09, 3:30PM, Rm 143-N - 02/25/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: KS HB 2248 - Updated (Status 02/06/2009) Sales tax exemption for certain organizations which provide services for Trimmer, Wetta AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; certain organizations providing services for seniors; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Referred to Taxation -HJ 126 - 02/05/2009 KS HB 2255 - Updated (Status 02/06/2009) Providing for an I'm pet friendly license plate. Effective date: Statute Bk. Meier AN ACT relating to motor vehicles; providing for an I'm pet friendly license plate; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 8-1,141 and repealing the existing se Status: H Referred to Transportation -HJ 126 - 02/05/2009 KS HB 2271 - Updated (Status 02/06/2009) Regulations for underground hydrocarbon storage wells. Effective date: Energy and Utilities AN ACT concerning the department of health and environment; relating to rules and regulations for underground hydrocarbon storage wells; amending K.S.A. 55-1,117 and repealing the existing se Status: H Referred to Energy and Utilities -HJ 126; Hearing: Hearing: Mon., 2/09/09, 9:00 a.m., Rm. DSOB 783 02/05/2009 KS HB 2291 - Updated (Status 02/10/2009) Enacting the health care price transparency act. Effective date: Statute Bk. Taxation AN ACT enacting the health care price transparency act; prescribing disclosure and availability of prices charged by certain health care providers and reimbursed by health insurance carriers for health or medical care ser Status: H Referred to Health and Human Services -HJ 135 - 02/06/2009 KS HB 2295 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) S Sub for H 2295 by Committee on Agriculture -- Fees for fertilizers, Taxation AN ACT concerning agriculture; relating to application of swine waste; fees for pesticide and fertilizer programs; fees for milk and dairy products; amending K.S.A. 2-2203, 22205, 2-2206, 2-2207, 2-2209, 22214, 2-2440a, 2-2440c, 2-2440e, 2-2446, 2-2449, 22450, 2-2454, 2-2455, 2-2470 and 2-2471 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 2-1205, 2-2202, 2-2204, 2-2438a, 2-2440, 2-2440b, 2-2441a, 2-2443a, 2-2445a, 22469, 2-2905, 2-2906, 2-3304, 2-3306, 2-3309, 2-3318, 65-778, 65-781 and 65-1,182 and repealing the Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 780 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 05/15/2009

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Number: KS HB 2300 - Updated (Status 02/10/2009) Title: Sales tax exemption for resource conservation and development councils.
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Title: Sales tax exemption for resource conservation and development councils. Sponsor: Taxation Abstract: AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; resource conservation and development councils; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 793606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Referred to Taxation -HJ 135 - 02/06/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: KS HB 2321 - Updated (Text 04/02/2009) Political subdivision under the Kansas retailers' sales tax act to include Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to Kansas retailers' sales tax act; political subdivisions thereunder; horsethief reservoir benefit district; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3602 and repealing the existing se Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 442 - 03/27/2009 KS HB 2328 - Updated (Text, Status 03/25/2009) Sales tax exemption for certain purchases of school supplies, computers and Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; certain sales of school supplies, computers and clothing during sales tax holiday; [Kansas Wildscape Foundation, Inc.;] amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H COW: -HJ 406; CR be adptd -HJ 406; Be am. -HJ 406; Motion to recommend for passage, failed -HJ 406 - 03/24/2009 KS HB 2332 - Updated (Text, Status 03/12/2009) Recodification of certain drug crimes; quantities of drugs; proportionality of Federal and State Affairs AN ACT concerning crimes, punishment and criminal procedure; amending K.S.A. 9-2012, 12-4419, 124509, 16-305, 17-12a508, 171311a, 19-3519, 21-2501, 21-2511, 21-3301, 21-3302, 21-3303, 213411, 21-3413, 21-3414, 21-3415, 21-3421, 21-3435, 21-3436, 21-3437, 21-3447, 21-3451, 21-3608a, 213609, 21-3701, 21-3704, 21-3707, 213710, 21-3718, 21-3720, 21-3729, 21-3734, 21-3761, 21-3763, 21-3812, 21-3826, 21-3846, 21-3902, 21-3904, 21-3905, 21-3910, 21-4018, 214105, 21-4111, 21-4203, 21-4204, 21-4226, Status: H CR: Be passed as am. by Corrections and Juvenile Justice -HJ 274 - 03/11/2009 KS HB 2336 - Updated (Status 02/17/2009) Sales tax exemption for MidAmerica Minority Business Development Council. Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; MidAmerica Minority Business Development Council; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Referred to Taxation -HJ 163 - 02/13/2009 KS HB 2337 - Updated (Status 02/17/2009) Sales tax exemption for Kansas legal services, inc. Effective date: Statute Bk. Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; Kansas legal services, inc.; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Referred to Taxation -HJ 163 - 02/13/2009
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Status: H Referred to Taxation -HJ 163 - 02/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: KS HB 2346 - Updated (Status 02/18/2009) Sales tax exemption for Kansas hunters feeding the hungry, inc. Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; Kansas hunters feeding the hungry, inc.; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Referred to Taxation -HJ 173 - 02/17/2009 KS HB 2348 - Updated (Status 02/19/2009) Imposition of sales tax on rendering or furnishing of services; rates. Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to the imposition of tax on rendering or furnishing of services; rate of tax; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3602, 79-3603, 79-3620, 79-3703 and 79-3710 and repealing the existing sec Status: H Referred to Taxation -HJ 181 - 02/18/2009 KS HB 2354 - Updated (Status 05/12/2009) S Sub for H 2354 by Committee on Ways and Means -- Appropriations for FY 2009 Appropriations AN ACT making and concerning appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2009, June 30, 2010, June 30, 2011, June 30, 2012, June 30, 2013, and June 30, 2014, for state agencies; authorizing certain transfers, capital improvement projects and fees, imposing certain restrictions and limitations, and directing or authorizing certain receipts, disbursements, procedures and acts incidental to the foregoing; amending section 95 of 2009 House Substitute for Substitute for Senate Bill No. 23 and Status: H No mtns to reconsider.Line item vetoes sustained -HJ 761 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 05/08/2009 KS HB 2362 - Updated (Status 03/05/2009) Extending season to take deer, fees for certain licenses and permits issued by Appropriations AN ACT concerning deer; relating to procedures for the taking thereof; concerning certain fees charged by the secretary of wildlife and parks; relating to the feed the hungry fund; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 32988, 32-995 and 79-3606 and repealing the existing sec Status: H Referred to Agriculture and Natural Resources -HJ 251; Hearing: Tues., 3/10/09, 3:30PM, Rm 783 Docking - 03/04/2009 KS HB 2365 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) S Sub for Sub H 2365 by Committee on Assessment and Taxation -- Taxation, Taxation AN ACT concerning taxation; relating to settlement authority of secretary of revenue, certain assessments; income tax credits, limitations; valuation of land devoted to agricultural use for estate tax purposes; periods of limitation for certain refunds and credits; sales tax exemptions; homestead property tax refunds; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-15,253, 79-3230, 79-32,211, 79-32,258, 79-3606, 79-3609 and 79-4502 and repealing the existing sec Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 780 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 05/22/2009
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KS HB 2368 - Updated (Status 03/09/2009) Sales tax exemption for certain nonprofit organizations. Effective date: Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to certain exemptions; certain nonprofit organizations; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3603, 793606 and 79-3692 and repealing the existing sec Status: H Referred to Taxation -HJ 260 - 03/06/2009 KS HB 2369 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) S Sub for H 2369 by Committee on Utilities -- Energy conservation and electric Appropriations AN ACT concerning energy; relating to conservation and electric generation, transmission and efficiency and air emissions; amending K.S.A. 19-101a, 55-1,117, 65-3012 and 66104d and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 65-3005, 65-3008a, 66-1,184, 74-99d07 and 74-99d14 and repealing the existing sections; also repealing K.S.A. 19-101a, as amended by section 7 of 2009 Senate Bill No. 336, and 19 Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 780 - 05/22/2009 KS HB 2373 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) S Sub for H 2373 by Committee on Ways and Means -- Omnibus appropriation act Appropriations AN ACT making and concerning appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2009, June 30, 2010, June 30, 2011, June 30, 2012, June 30, 2013, and June 30, 2014, for state agencies; authorizing certain transfers, capital improvement projects and fees, imposing certain restrictions and limitations, and directing or authorizing certain receipts, disbursements and acts incidental to the foregoing; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 12-5256, as amended by section 136 of 2009 Senate Substitute for House Status: H No motion to reconsider; Veto sustained -HJ 781 - 06/04/2009 KS HB 2374 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Employment security law; establishing alternative base period; allowance of Taxation AN ACT concerning employment security law; relating to alternative base periods, approved job training and part-time employees' eligibility for benefits; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 44-703, 44-704c and 44705 and repealing the existing sec Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 780 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 05/20/2009 KS HB 2377 - Updated (Status 03/12/2009) Kansas pet animal act; transferring duties and powers. Effective date: Appropriations AN ACT concerning pet animals; transferring the powers, duties and functions of the livestock commissioner regarding the Kansas pet animal act to the secretary of agriculture; amending K.S.A. 471701, 471702, 47-1703, 47-1704, 47-1708, 47-1712, 47-1713, 47-1715, 47-1719, 47-1720, 47-1723, 47-1725, 47-1727, 47-1731, 47-1732, 47-1733, 471734, 47-1735 and 47-1736 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 47-1706, 47-1706a, 47-1707, 47-1709 and 47-1721 and repealing the existing sec Status: H Referred to Agriculture and Natural Resources -HJ 271; Hearing: Thurs., 3/12/09, 3:30 PM, Rm 783 Docking - 03/11/2009
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KS HB 2406 - Updated (Status 05/05/2009) Concerning sales taxation; goodwill industries. Effective date: Statute Bk. Appropriations AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to exemptions; goodwill industries; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3606 and repealing the existing se Status: H Referred to Taxation -HJ 696 - 05/04/2009 KS HB 2435 - Updated (Status 04/29/2010) Certain crimes in which the penalty is an offgrid felony, attempt, conspiracy Kinzer AN ACT concerning crimes, punishment and criminal procedure; relating to attempt, conspiracy and criminal solicitation to commit certain crimes; aggravated endangering a child; controlled substances; amending K.S.A. 21-3301, 21-3302, 21-3303, 21-3447, 213449, 21-3450, 21-3502, 21-3504, 21-3506, 21-3513, 21-3516 and 21-4643 and K.S.A. 2009 Supp. 21-3608a, 21-36a01, 21-36a05, 21-36a10, 2136a13, 21-4642 and 21-4704 and repealing the existing sec Status: Approved by gov. -HJ 1382 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 04/15/2010 KS HB 2439 - Updated (Status 02/24/2010) Prohibiting sending, reading or writing text messages. Effective date: Transportation AN ACT regulating traffic; prohibiting the sending, reading or writing of text messages while operating a motor vehicle; amending K.S.A. 2009 Supp. 8-2118 and repealing the existing se Status: H Stricken, House Rule 1507 -HJ 1010 - 02/23/2010 KS SB 23 - Updated (Text 03/10/2009) H Sub for Sub S 23 by Committee on Appropriations -- Appropriations for FY Ways and Means AN ACT making and concerning appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2009, June 30, 2010 and June 30, 2011, for state agencies; authorizing certain transfers, capital improvement projects and fees, imposing certain restrictions and limitations, and directing or authorizing certain receipts, disbursements and acts incidental to the foregoing; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 55-193, 79-2978, 792979, 79-3425i, 79-34,156, 794801 and 82a-953a and repealing the existing sec Status: S No motion to reconsider; Veto sustained -SJ 265 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 03/05/2009 KS SB 28 - Updated (Text 06/16/2009) Sub for S 28 by Committee on Judiciary -- Offenses and conduct giving rise to Judiciary AN ACT concerning civil procedure; relating to covered offenses and conduct giving rise to forfeiture; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 60-4104 and repealing the existing se Status: Approved by gov. -SJ 756 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 04/17/2009 KS SB 33 - Updated (Status 06/08/2009) Board of pharmacy; fingerprinting and criminal history record checks; pharmacy Public Health and Welfare AN ACT concerning the state board of pharmacy; pharmacy technicians; terms and membership of the
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state board of pharmacy; fingerprinting and criminal history record checks; creating a statewide electronic logging system for the sale of methamphetamine precursors; amending K.S.A. 74-1603 and 74-1604 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 65-1643 and 651663 and repealing the existing sections; also repealing K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 65Status: Approved by gov. -SJ 902 LAST PAGE ENTER PAGE NO TO BACK UP 01 THIS PAGE: 02 - 05/21/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: KS SB 37 - Updated (Status 05/06/2009) Regulating traffic, concerning golf carts. Effective date: Statute Bk. Lee AN ACT regulating traffic; concerning golf carts the regulation of certain vehicles; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 8-126, 8-128, 8-1486 81402a, 8-1486, 8-1494 and 8-2118 and repealing the existing sec Status: S Rejected by House - 03/30/2009 KS SB 76 - Updated (Status 02/02/2009) Cereal malt beverages; alcohol content, regulation by ABC, retailers authorized Federal and State Affairs AN ACT concerning alcoholic beverages; amending K.S.A. 41-210, 41211, 41-304, 41-307, 41-308, 41601, 41-602, 41-701, 41-708, 41-717, 41-718, 41-724, 41-725, 41-726, 41-729, 41-806, 41-901, 41-905, 411001, 41-1002, 41-1004, 41-1101, 41-1102, 41-1122, 41-1123, 41-1125, 41-2604, 41-2610, 41-2614, 41-2632, 41-2637, 41-2641, 41-2642, 412643, 41-2705, 41-2706, 41-2707, 41-2709, 41-2722, 41-2726, 79-4101, 79-4102, 79-4103, 79-4104, 79-41a01, 79-41a02, 79-41a04, 79-41a06, 79-41a07 and 7941a08 and Status: S Hearing: 2/04/09, Wed., 10:30 am, Rm 136-N (Pro only); Hearing: 2/05/09, Thur., 10:30 am, Rm 136-N (Opp only) - 01/29/2009 KS SB 100 - Updated (Status 02/05/2009) Sales tax exemption for fees for guided and non-guided hunts and fishing Assessment and Taxation AN ACT concerning sales taxation; relating to imposition of tax; exemptions; hunting and fishing; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 79-3603 and 79-3606 and repealing the existing sec Status: S CR: Be passed by Assessment and Taxation -SJ 115 - 02/04/2009 KS SB 142 - Updated (Status 02/20/2009) Establishing the safety corridor act administered by the secretary of Transportation AN ACT concerning transportation; relating to designation of certain highway segments as safety corridors by the secretary of transportation; establishing the traffic safety corridor fund; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 8-2118 and repealing the existing se Status: S COW: CR be adptd; be further am.; be passed as am. -SJ 222; EFA: Not passed; Yeas 18 Nays 22 -SJ 231; Killed, Final Action - 02/19/2009 KS SB 178 - Updated (Status 04/30/2009) Exceptions from amusement ride operation requirements for home owned amusement Federal and State Affairs AN ACT concerning amusement rides; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 44-1601 and repealing the existing se
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Status: Approved by gov. -SJ 756 - 04/08/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: KS SB 183 - Updated (Status 05/06/2009) Solid waste management plans. Effective date: Statute Bk. Natural Resources AN ACT concerning solid waste; relating to management plans; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 65-3410 and repealing the existing se Status: S Rejected by House - 03/30/2009 KS SB 231 - Updated (Status 02/19/2009) Transferring the powers and duties of the animal health department and state Legislative Post Audit Committee AN ACT concerning state agencies; abolishing the Kansas animal health department; creating the animal health division within the Kansas department of agriculture; transferring the powers, duties and functions of the livestock commissioner and the Kansas animal health department; abolishing the state conservation commission; creating the conservation division within the department of agriculture; transferring the powers, duties and functions of the executive director of the state conservation Status: S Hearing: 2/24/2009, Tues., 8:30 am, Rm 545-N; Hearing: 2/25/2009, Wed., 8:30 am, Rm 545-N (Cont) - 02/18/2009 KS SB 275 - Updated (Status 04/30/2009) Implements of husbandry, exempt from certificates of title. Effective date: Federal and State Affairs AN ACT concerning vehicles; relating to implements of husbandry; concerning all-terrain vehicles; amending K.S.A. 84-2a-104 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 8-126, 8-197, 8-1402a and 84-9-311 and repealing the existing sec Status: Approved by gov. -SJ 756 - 04/13/2009 KS SB 287 - Updated (Status 02/27/2009) Prairie dog management, control and conservation. Effective date: Statute Bk. Federal and State Affairs AN ACT concerning wildlife; relating to prairie dog management, control and conservation; also repealing K.S.A. 80-1201, 80-1202, 80-1203, 80-1204, 80-1205, 80-1206, 80-1207 and 80 Status: S Referred to Natural Resources -SJ 243 - 02/26/2009 KS SB 303 - Updated (Status 03/09/2009) Abolishing KTEC and Kansas, Inc. and transferring the duties thereof to the Ways and Means AN ACT abolishing the Kansas technology enterprise corporation and Kansas, Inc. and transferring the powers and duties thereof to the department of commerce; amending K.S.A. 74-5001a, 74-5007a, 748102, 74-8103, 74-8106, 74-8107, 74-8108, 74-8109, 74-8110, 74-8111, 74-8204, 74-8310, 74-8316, 74-8317, 74-8318, 74-8319, 74-8401, 749303, 74-9306, 75-2935b, 75-3208 and 76-770 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 12-17,169, 12-17,177, 74-520a, 74-5005, 74-5049, 74-5089, 74-5095, 74-50,133, 7450,151, 74-50,156, Status: S Referred to Ways and Means -SJ 280 - 03/06/2009
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KS SB 304 - Updated (Hearing 03/17/2009) Appropriations for FY 2009 through FY 2013 for various state agencies. Ways and Means AN ACT making and concerning appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2009, June 30, 2010, June 30, 2011, June 30, 2012 and June 30, 2013, and June 30, 2014, for state agencies; authorizing certain transfers, capital improvement projects and fees, imposing certain restrictions and limitations, and directing or authorizing certain receipts, disbursements and acts incidental to the foregoing; amending K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 2-223, 12-5256, 55-193, 75-6702, 76-7,107, 79-2959, 792964, 79-2978, Status: S Hearing: 3/19/2009, Thur., 10:30 am, Rm 545-N - 03/16/2009 KS SB 317 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Abolishing KTEC and transferring the duties thereof to the department of Ways and Means AN ACT abolishing the Kansas technology enterprise corporation and transferring the powers and duties thereof to the department of commerce and the board of regents; amending K.S.A. 74-5001a, 74-8102, 74-8103, 74-8106, 74-8107, 74-8108, 74-8109, 74-8110, 74-8111, 748316, 74-8317, 74-8318, 74-8319, 74-8401, 75-2935b, 75-3208 and 76770 and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 74-520a, 74-5005, 74-50,133, 74-50,151, 74-50,156, 74-8101, 74-8104, 74-8131, 74-8132, 74-8133, 74-8134, 748135, 74-8136, 7499b03, 74-99b04, Status: S Referred to Ways and Means -SJ 337 - 03/17/2009 KS SB 336 - Updated (Status 06/08/2009) Reconciling amendments. Effective date: 6/04/2009. Ways and Means AN ACT reconciling amendments to certain statutes and making certain technical changes related thereto; amending K.S.A. 16a-6-117, as amended by section 23 of 2009 Senate Bill No. 240, 20-3201, 21-3826, as amended by section 1 of 2009 Senate Bill No. 237, and 72-4423, as amended by section 11 of 2009 House Bill No. 2003, and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 8-126, as amended by section 4 of 2009 Senate Bill No. 275, 8-1567, as amended by section 5 of 2009 Senate Substitute for House Bill No. 2096, 82110, as Status: Approved by gov. -SJ 902 - 05/22/2009 KS SB 339 - Updated (New 05/07/2009) Energy conservation and electric generation, transmission, efficiency and air Federal and State Affairs AN ACT concerning energy; relating to conservation and electric generation, transmission and efficiency and air emissions; amending K.S.A. 19-101a, 55-1,117, 65-3012 and 66-104d and K.S.A. 2008 Supp. 65-3005, 65-3008a, 66-1,184, 74-99d07 and 74-99d14 and repealing the existing sections; also repealing K.S.A. 19-101a, as amended by section 7 of 2009 Senate Bill No. 336, and 19 Status: S Introduced -SJ 814; Referred to Utilities -SJ 815 - 05/06/2009 5 Bills

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Kentucky - Adjourned 2010 Number: KY HB 169 - Updated (Status 01/06/2010) Title: AN ACT relating to crimes and punishment. Sponsor: J. Jenkins

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Abstract: Amend KRS 525.125, relating to cruelty to animals in the first degree, to provide that causing any animal, not just a four-legged animal, to fight is a Class D felony; amend KRS 525.130, relating to cruelty to animals in the Status: introduced in House; to Judiciary (H) - 01/05/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: KY HB 225 - Updated (Status 01/12/2010) AN ACT relating to animals. R. Crimm Amend KRS 525.125, 525.130, and 525.135 to forfeit ownership of animals involved in cruelty and torture cases and prohibit ownership or possession of animals of the same species for two years. Status: to Judiciary (H) - 01/11/2010 KY HB 265 - Updated (Status 04/16/2010) AN ACT relating to crimes and punishments and declaring an emergency. W. Coursey Create new sections of KRS Chapter 218A to prohibit possession of, trafficking in, and cultivation of salvia and impose penalties; amend KRS 218A.010 to define "salvia"; amend KRS 218A.050 to include salvia as a Schedule I Status: signed by Governor (Acts ch. 149) - 04/13/2010 KY HB 406 - Updated (Status 03/02/2010) AN ACT relating to the Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children. T. Burch Repeal and reenact KRS 615.030 to replace the existing interstate compact relating to the child placement with the new Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children; provide that this Act is effective when the 35th state Status: to Judiciary (S) - 03/01/2010 KY HR 80 - Updated (New 01/22/2010) A RESOLUTION adjourning the House of Representatives in honor and loving memory of Dr. L. Napier Adjourn the House of Representatives in honor and loving memory of Dr. Clifford Franklin Kerby. introduced in House; adopted by voice vote - 01/21/2010 6 Bills

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LA HB 201 - Updated (Hearing 04/28/2010) CRIME/ABUSE HINES Creates a registry of persons convicted of certain crimes against animals (OR +$46,000 GF EX See Note) Status: H 24 Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Administration of Criminal Justice. 03/29/2010

Number: LA HB 408 - Updated (Text, Status 06/24/2010) Title: CRIME/DOGFIGHTING
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Sponsor: LEGER Abstract: Provides for the authorization of certain persons to euthanize dogs seized in connection with dogfighting Status: H Effective date: August 15, 2010. - 06/21/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: LA HB 428 - Updated (Text, Status 07/08/2010) ANIMALS/CRUELTY LEGER Provides with respect to the seizure of animals treated cruelly H Effective date: August 15, 2010. - 07/02/2010 LA HB 829 - Updated (Status 06/21/2010) CRIME LIGI Amends the crime of cruelty to animals S 7 Read second time by title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary C. - 05/20/2010

LA SB 73 - Updated (Text, Status 07/03/2010) ANIMALS HEITMEIER Prohibits the use of certain forms of euthanasia in animals. (gov sig) (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note) Status: S Effective date 6/30/10. - 06/30/2010 LA SB 644 - Updated (Text 07/09/2010) CHILDREN'S CODE BROOME Provides for the Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children. (see Act) (RE2 FF EX See Note) S Effective date: See Act. - 07/02/2010 63 Bills

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MA HB 1 - Updated (Status 04/17/2009) An Act making appropriations for the Fiscal Year 2010. Governor Governor Patrick's budget recommendations for the FY 2010 Fiscal Year (the General Appropriation Act). Includes $27,499,508,518 in direct appropriations, another $519,562,340 in chargebacks and $473,627,971 in retained revenue, and finally $2,379,530,426 in federal grants. Status: Reported by committee in part - see HB4100 - 04/16/2009 MA HB 108 - Updated (Text 10/13/2009) An Act relative to pandemic and disaster preparation and response in the Commonwealth Peter J. Koutoujian Amends various provisions relative to declared public health emergency management and response; establishes and regulates local public health agencies. Status: Reported favorably as amended by Joint Committee on Health Care Financing, attached to SB18 04/06/2009
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MA HB 192 - Updated (Status 10/13/2010) An Act requiring pet shop owners to provide basic pet care information to consumers Demetrius J. Atsalis Requires all persons engaged in the sale of pet animals and in the operation of pet shops, to display and provide free basic care information on all birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and fish sold on the premises; mandates the approval of said information by the Massachusetts board of registration in veterinary medicine. Status: Recommitted to committee on Community Development and Small Businesses - 10/12/2010 MA HB 406 - Updated (Status 03/18/2010) An Act Regarding Parental Notification and Consent William G. Greene Accompanied study order - 03/17/2010 MA HB 705 - Updated (Status 04/09/2010) An Act creating the non-indigenous species management plan Stephen R. Canessa Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means - 04/07/2010 MA HB 736 - Updated (Status 07/29/2009) An Act safeguarding our natural resources Anne M. Gobi New draft substituted - see HB4172 - 07/27/2009

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MA HB 794 - Updated (Status 03/24/2010) An Act relative to the practicing veterinary medicine James M. Murphy Requires the oversight of an animal care and use committee for the medical treatment and rehabilitation of wildlife; articulates membership of said committee. Status: Accompanied study order - 03/15/2010 MA HB 815 - Updated (Status 06/10/2010) An Act prohibiting the cruel confinement of certain farm animals Pam Richardson Prohibits the confinement of farm animals in any manner that does not allow them to turn around, lie down, stand up or fully extend their limbs; identifies the crime as a misdemeanor and imposes a fine of up to $1000 or imprisonment in the county jail for up to 180 days for violations; establishes an effective date of January 1, 2015. Status: Accompanied study order - 06/09/2010 MA HB 834 - Updated (Status 10/21/2010) An Act relative to sustainable water resources Frank I. Smizik Accompanied study order - see HB5040 - 10/12/2010
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MA HB 835 - Updated (Status 03/24/2010) An Act relative to genetically modified pharmaceutical crops Frank I. Smizik >Prohibits the planting or growing of genetically modified crops, as defined in the Commonwealth until the department of agriculture promulgates regulations pertaining to same; regulates implementation of said regulations; requires said regulations to protect non-genetically modified crops from contamination by genetically altered pharmaceutical crops. Status: Accompanied study order - 03/15/2010

Number: MA HB 913 - Updated (Status 03/24/2010) Title: An Act concerning the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines pertaining to dogs harbored upon the insured property Sponsor: Anne M. Gobi Abstract: Prohibits insurance companies offering homeowners insurance coverage from refusing to issue or renew, cancel or impose an increased premium based in whole or part on the harboring of specific breeds of dogs on a property, except in the event a particular dog has been deemed dangerous by authorities; requires the reporting of dog bites or attacks that result in medical attention to the department of public health; articulates format of said reports; authorizes the release of insurer from Status: Accompanied study order - 03/16/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MA HB 1116 - Updated (Status 02/10/2010) An Act relative to the monitoring of controlled substances Thomas A. Golden, Jr. New draft substituted - see HB4478 - 02/08/2010

MA HB 1268 - Updated (Status 03/25/2010) An Act relative to the penalty for killing, maiming or poisoning of animals Bruce J. Ayers Imposes terms of imprisonment in the state prison up to five years, imprisonment in jail for up to two and one-half years, and/or fines up to five thousand dollars for the willful or malicious killing, maiming, poisoning, torture or disfigurement of any animal of one's own or another person; modifies the laws pertaining to punishment for cruel treatment of animals, so that mutilation or death of the animal is unnecessary to impose said sanctions. Status: Accompanied study order - 03/17/2010 MA HB 1309 - Updated (Status 03/25/2010) An Act relative to damages for the malicious injury to pets Jennifer M. Callahan Enables the collection of damages for emotional distress and loss of companionship in suits for damage for malicious injury or the killing of a pet. Status: Accompanied study order - 03/17/2010

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Number: MA HB 1319 - Updated (Status 03/26/2010) Title: An Act to protect animals in domestic violence cases Sponsor: Katherine Clark
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Status: Extension order filed 5/7/2010 - 03/25/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MA HB 1462 - Updated (Status 03/25/2010) An Act relative to the use of telephones in places of detention Louis L. Kafka Entitles persons detained by the police at a police station or other place of detention to the use of the telephone for a second time to arrange for the care of a dependent person or pet. Status: Accompanied study order - 03/17/2010 MA HB 1466 - Updated (Status 03/26/2010) An Act relative to the sale of dogfighting paraphernalia Louis L. Kafka Extension order filed 5/7/2010 - 03/25/2010 MA HB 1499 - Updated (Status 03/26/2010) An act to include animals in abuse prevention orders Peter J. Koutoujian Extension order filed 5/7/2010 - 03/25/2010

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MA HB 1977 - Updated (Status 08/01/2010) An Act relative to at risk dogs Bradford R. Hill Regulates the declaration of dogs as dangerous or vicious; prohibits the declaration of dogs as dangerous or vicious under the articulated circumstances, including, but not limited to when the injured person was committing a trespass or tort upon the premises occupied by the owner of said dog, was teasing, tormenting, abusing or assaulting the dog, or was otherwise attempting to commit a crime upon said land; prohibits the declaration of a dog as dangerous or vicious when the damage or injury is Status: Hearing Scheduled HS - 07/31/2010 11:00 AM House Chamber - 07/30/2010 MA HB 1997 - Updated (Status 09/30/2010) An Act relative to dogs Vincent A. Pedone Regulates the declaration of dogs as dangerous or vicious; prohibits the declaration of dogs as dangerous or vicious under the articulated circumstances, including, but not limited to when the injured person was committing a trespass or tort upon the premises occupied by the owner of said dog, was teasing, tormenting, abusing or assaulting the dog, or was otherwise attempting to commit a crime upon said land; prohibits the declaration of a dog as dangerous or vicious when the damage or injury is Status: Accompanied study order - see HB5019 - 02/09/2010 MA HB 2008 - Updated (Status 09/30/2010) An Act to protect the public from condemned, vicious dogs Robert P. Spellane Accompanied study order - see HB5019 - 02/09/2010

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Number: MA HB 3301 - Updated (Status 08/01/2010) Title: An Act relative to red and blue flashing rotating or oscillating lights
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Title: An Act relative to red and blue flashing rotating or oscillating lights Sponsor: Kathi-Anne Reinstein Abstract: Authorizes police departments whose officers are appointed as special police officers by the colonel of the state police to mount or display a flashing, rotating or oscillating red or blue lights. Status: Hearing Scheduled HS - 07/31/2010 11:00 AM House Chamber - 07/30/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MA HB 3476 - Updated (Status 04/23/2009) An Act establishing a board of registration in naturopathy Jay R. Kaufman Hearing Scheduled JPH - 07/28/2009 10:00 A.M. A-1 - 04/22/2009 MA HB 3869 - Updated (Status 03/18/2010) An Act relative to bottled water Vincent A. Pedone Accompanied study order - 03/17/2010 MA HB 3924 - Updated (Status 11/25/2009) An Act to prohibit sales of novelty lighters in the Commonwealth Geraldo Alicea New draft substituted - see HB4369 - 11/23/2009

MA HB 3943 - Updated (Status 03/13/2010) An Act providing for a tax on sale of non-food animals Jennifer M. Callahan Imposes tax on the sale of non-food animals, including those kept as pets, used for stock breeding and working animals that are not fit for human consumption. Status: Accompanied study order - 03/12/2010

Number: MA HB 4100 - Updated (Status 04/16/2010) Title: An Act making appropriations for the Fiscal Year 2010 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the Commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements. Sponsor: House Ways and Means Abstract: House Ways & Means budget recommendations for the FY 2010 Fiscal Year (the General Appropriation Act). Includes $26,830,509,349 in direct appropriations, $297,960,821 in chargebacks, $463,772,869 in retained revenue, and finally $2,149,389,078 in federal grants, for a grand total of $29,741,632,117. Status: Printed-as-amended version - see HB4101 - 05/01/2009 Number: MA HB 4101 - Updated (Status 06/20/2009) Title: House bill No. 4100, as changed by the committee on Bills in Third Reading and as amended and passed to be engrossed by the House. Sponsor: House Ways and Means Status: Conference committee recommended substituting new draft - see HB4129 - 06/19/2009 Number: MA HB 4129 - Updated (Status 07/29/2009) Title: Report of the committee of conference on the disagreeing votes of the two branches with reference to
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the Senate amendment of the House Bill making appropriations for the fiscal year 2010 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the Commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain perm Sponsor: Conference Committee Status: Governor's veto of line item 4180-0100 overridden (32/0) - 07/28/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MA HB 4369 - Updated (Text 08/18/2010) An Act prohibiting the use of novelty lighters in the Commonwealth Joint Committee on Public Safety & Homeland Security Prohibits the manufacture of novelty lighters in the commonwealth; imposes a fine of up to $1,000 or imprisonment for not more than 1 year for manufacturing, selling, exchanging. Storing or transporting novelty lighters. Status: Signed by the Governor - 08/09/2010

Number: MA HB 4579 - Updated (Text 04/16/2010) Title: House bill No. 4572, as changed by the House committee on Bills in the Third Reading, and as amended and passed to be engrossed by the House Sponsor: House Ways and Means Status: Reported by committee in part - see SB2360 - 04/05/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: MA HB 4685 - Updated (Status 09/11/2010) An Act establishing a vehicle for hire law John P. Fresolo Accompanied study order - see HB5012 - 06/15/2010

Number: MA HB 4745 - Updated (Text 06/25/2010) Title: A communication from the Department of Energy Resources of the Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (under the provisions of section 12 of Chapter 25A of the General Laws) submitting proposed regulations (225 CMR 14.00) to provide significant assistance to the Commonwealth in meeting its renewable energy goals. Sponsor: Barry R. Finegold Status: Concurred in committee referral - 06/14/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: MA HB 4956 - Updated (Text 09/03/2010) An Act relative to further regulating animal control House Ways and Means Recommended new text of bill - see SB2172 - 07/30/2010

Number: MA HB 4971 - Updated (Text 09/03/2010) Title: Order relative to authorizing the committee on Telecommunications Utilities and Energy to make an investigation and study of certain House documents Sponsor: Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities & Energy Status: Discharged and referred to House Committee on Rules - 08/05/2010 Number: MA HB 4986 - Updated (Text 09/03/2010) Title: An Act relative to the collection of fines for violations of dog laws in the city of Boston
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Title: An Act relative to the collection of fines for violations of dog laws in the city of Boston Sponsor: Angelo M. Scaccia Status: Concurred in committee referral - 08/16/2010 Number: MA HB 5028 - Updated (Text 10/28/2010) Title: An Act relative to making appropriations for the fiscal years 2010 and 2011 to provide for supplementing certain existing appropriations and for certain other activities and projects Sponsor: House Ways and Means Status: Referred to House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading - 10/21/2010 Number: MA SB 3 - Updated (Status 05/29/2009) Title: An Act making appropriations for the Fiscal Year 2010 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the Commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements. Sponsor: Senate Ways and Means Status: Printed-as-amended version - see SB2060 - 05/21/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MA SB 18 - Updated (Text 10/13/2009) An act relative to pandemic and disaster preparation and response in the Commonwealth Richard T. Moore Amends provisions relative to declarations of public health emergencies. Upon declaring a public health emergency, the Governor may activate the state comprehensive emergency management plan and its associated processes; during such public health emergency, any person who renders assistance or advice during the emergency will be protected from liability to the extent provided by the tort claims act. Status: New draft substituted - see SB2028 - 04/06/2009

Number: MA SB 40 - Updated (Status 03/10/2010) Title: An Act concerning foster youth who remain in the care of the Department of Children and Families after they attain eighteen years of age Sponsor: Jennifer L. Flanagan Abstract: Makes certain changes in provisions relative to foster children aging out of the social services system at age eighteen, to permit these children to receive transitional services, all in accordance with federal Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008. Status: Referred to Senate Committee on Ways and Means - 03/08/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: MA SB 142 - Updated (Status 03/18/2010) An Act further regulating radio frequency identification devices in the Commonwealth Thomas P. Kennedy Accompanied study order - 03/17/2010 MA SB 155 - Updated (Status 03/18/2010) An Act to regulate the sale and use of microwave ovens Michael W. Morrissey Accompanied study order - 03/17/2010

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MA SB 197 - Updated (Status 05/23/2009) An Act relative to food produced from cloned animals Robert L. Hedlund Requires the clear and conspicuous labeling of cloned food, as defined, whether packaged for sale, sold over the counter, or in a restaurant by signage, tag, menu board or on a menu, as approved by the Department of Public Health; directs said department to enforce the provisions of this act. Status: Hearing Scheduled JEC - 05/27/2009 1:00 PM Rm. 222 - 05/22/2009 MA SB 368 - Updated (Status 04/14/2010) An Act relative to sustainable farming protection Stephen M. Brewer New draft substituted - see SB2372 - 04/12/2010

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MA SB 376 - Updated (Status 09/17/2010) An Act relative to farm protection Stephen M. Brewer Directs the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) to withdraw any pending application for US. Dept. of Agriculture National Animal Identification System funding for FY 2007, to return any FY 2007 funding already granted, and rescind any existing agreements; directs the MDAR to cease sending data on the commonwealth’s citizens and animal premises to the USDA national premises information repository; directs MDAR to notify all citizens whose premises information has been Status: Accompanied study order - see SB2610 - 08/19/2010 MA SB 379 - Updated (Status 09/17/2010) An Act amending the equine laws Stephen M. Brewer Includes purchasing or selling an equine in the definition of “equine activity”; requires any person who administers drugs or medications to an equine for the purpose of deceiving a purchaser of the equine shall serve 6 months in jail or $5000 fine or both; requires any owner of an equine who contracts with a person to board the equine shall pay for the boarding within 45 days of receipt of the bill or forfeit ownership of the equine. Status: Accompanied study order - see SB2610 - 08/19/2010 MA SB 385 - Updated (Status 06/10/2010) An Act relative to the creation of the Massachusetts Resources Recovery Corporation Stephen Buoniconti Accompanied study order - 06/09/2010 MA SB 406 - Updated (Status 10/22/2009) An Act updating the animal control laws of Massachusetts Patricia D. Jehlen Submits modifications to the animal control laws of the commonwealth; mandates the issuance of health certificates issued by veterinarians for all animals brought, shipped or purchased in the commonwealth; amends provisions relative to the issuance of dog licenses; amends provisions relative to the issuance of kennel licenses; amends provisions relative to kennel inspections;
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authorizes cities and towns to enact by-laws and ordinances relative to cats and dogs; amends provisions relative to the Status: New draft substituted - see SB2172 - 10/20/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MA SB 427 - Updated (Status 08/21/2010) An Act relative to dam repair removal and replacement Marc R. Pacheco New draft substituted - see SB2545 - 07/15/2010 MA SB 431 - Updated (Status 06/10/2010) An Act relative to the repair, removal and replacement of dams Karen E. Spilka Accompanied study order - 06/09/2010 MA SB 774 - Updated (Status 05/13/2010) An Act relative to puppy mills Robert L. Hedlund Accompanied study order - see SB2421 - 02/09/2010 MA SB 860 - Updated (Status 08/01/2010) An act relative to home health aides Richard T. Moore Hearing Scheduled HS - 07/31/2010 11:00 AM House Chamber - 07/30/2010

MA SB 888 - Updated (Status 03/17/2010) An Act to ensure safe medication administration Marc R. Pacheco Prohibits any person other than a dentist, nurse, physician, podiatrist, perfusionist, optometrist or veterinarian from administering a controlled substance in schedules II, III, IV, V or VI; authorizes self administration, as defined; authorizes students of said professions to administer said controlled substances under the supervision of a licensed practitioner. Status: Accompanied study order - 03/16/2010 MA SB 889 - Updated (Status 06/30/2010) An Act establishing a board of registration in naturopathy Marc R. Pacheco Reported favorably as amended by Joint Committee on Health Care Financing - 06/28/2010 MA SB 1525 - Updated (Status 03/11/2010) An Act establishing the Clean Communities and Recycling Grant Program in the Commonwealth Robert A. O'Leary Accompanied study order - 03/10/2010

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Number: MA SB 1656 - Updated (Status 04/02/2010) Title: An Act relative to archaic crimes
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Sponsor: Cynthia S. Creem Abstract: Repeals provisions which criminalize adultery, fornication, advertising or distributing products or services which prevent pregnancy or induce miscarriage or abortion, and blasphemy; repeals provisions which authorize punishment and arrest of tramps, as defined, and punishment and arrest of vagrants and vagabonds, as defined, without a warrant; repeals the crime designated as a crime against nature; imposes a maximum sentence of twenty years for committing a sex act upon an animal. Status: Extension order filed until 5/7/2010 - 04/01/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: MA SB 1870 - Updated (Status 05/01/2010) An act relating to the treatment of elephants Robert L. Hedlund Accompanied study order - see SB2400 - 03/19/2010 MA SB 2028 - Updated (Status 10/16/2009) An Act relative to pandemic preparation and response in the Commonwealth Joint Committee on Health Care Financing Conference committee appointed - Reps. Sanchez, Grant, Evangelidis - 10/15/2009

Number: MA SB 2060 - Updated (Status 11/20/2009) Title: Printed as amended version of the text of the Senate amendments to the House Bill making appropriations for the fiscal year 2010 for the maintenance of the departments, boards, commissions, institutions and certain activities of the Commonwealth, for interest, sinking fund and serial bond requirements and for certain permanent improvements. Sponsor: Senate Ways and Means Status: Printed-as-amended version of SB3 - 05/21/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: MA SB 2151 - Updated (Text 09/23/2009) An Act further regulating animal control Senate Ethics and Rules Recommended new text of bill - see SB2120 - 09/17/2009 MA SB 2211 - Updated (Text 01/23/2010) An Act revising the interstate compact on the placement of children Senate Ways and Means Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means - 11/18/2009 MA SB 2359 - Updated (New 04/02/2010) Text of Senate amendment to the House Bill prohibiting devocalization of dogs and cats Senate Ethics and Rules New text of bill - see HB344 - 04/01/2010 MA SB 2371 - Updated (Status 04/16/2010) An Act relative to trusts for the care of animals Joint Committee on Judiciary Referred to Senate Committee on Ethics and Rules - 04/12/2010
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MD HB 15 - Updated (Status 02/19/2010) Criminal Law - Dangerous Dogs - Mandatory Spaying or Neutering Delegate Haddaway Requiring the owner of a specified dangerous dog to provide to the unit of the county or municipal corporation that made the determination that the dog is dangerous proof that the dog has been spayed or neutered within 30 days of receiving notice of the determination by the unit; and providing penalties for a violation of the Act. Status: H Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 02/22/2010 MD HB 150 - Updated (Text 01/21/2010) Budget Bill (Fiscal Year 2011) Speaker, The Making the proposed appropriations contained in the State Budget for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2011, in accordance with Article III, Section 52 of the Maryland Constitution; etc. Status: H First Reading Appropriations - 01/20/2010

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Number: MD HB 152 - Updated (Text, Status 01/21/2010) Title: Creation of a State Debt - Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loan of 2010, and the Maryland Consolidated Capital Bond Loans of 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009 Sponsor: Speaker, The Abstract: Authorizing the creation of a State Debt in the amount of $1,017,575,000, the proceeds to be used for the acquisition, building, construction, demolition, planning, renovation, conversion, replacement, and capital equipping of specified State projects, for acquiring specified real estate and easements, and for grants to specified subdivisions and other organizations for specified purposes, subject to the requirement that specified grantees provide and expend specified matching funds by specified Status: H First Reading Appropriations - 01/20/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MD HB 265 - Updated (Status 03/30/2010) Criminal Law - Abuse or Neglect of Animal - Increased Penalties Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18 Increasing the penalties for specified violations concerning the abuse or neglect of animals; and authorizing a court, as a condition of sentencing, to prohibit a defendant convicted of violating specified animal abuse or neglect laws from future ownership of an animal. Status: H Hearing cancelled - Hearing 3/4 at 1:00 p.m. - 02/12/2010 MD HB 962 - Updated (Status 03/30/2010) Crimes - Child Endangerment Delegate Galen R. Clagett, District 3A Prohibiting a parent or other person who has permanent or temporary care or custody or responsibility for supervision of a minor from recklessly failing to act in a specified manner with respect to the child; establishing the crime of child endangerment; specifying penalties; etc. Status: S First Reading Judicial Proceedings - 03/27/2010

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Number: MD HB 1314 - Updated (Status 03/24/2010)
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Title: Criminal Law - Dangerous Dogs - Registration and Penalties Sponsor: Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45 Abstract: Requiring the owner of a dangerous dog to obtain a dangerous dog registration certificate from a local animal control unit within 10 days of a dog committing an act which renders it a dangerous dog; requiring the owner to pay a registration fee set by the animal control unit; requiring a registration certificate to include specified information; requiring a local animal control unit to issue a dangerous dog registration certificate if the dog's owner provides specified satisfactory evidence; Status: H Unfavorable Report by Judiciary - 03/24/2010 Number: MD HB 1491 - Updated (Hearing 03/17/2010) Title: Criminal Law - Prohibited Sexual Acts - Exclusion for Private Consensual Noncommercial Adult Sexual Activity Sponsor: Delegate Conaway Abstract: Providing that prohibitions against specified prohibited sexual acts do not apply to specified consensual noncommercial sexual activity that takes place between consenting adults in private. Status: H Hearing 3/25 at 1:00 p.m. - 03/16/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MD HB 1521 - Updated (Hearing 03/17/2010) Criminal Law - Mistreated Animals - Seizure Requirements and Procedures Delegate Shank Requiring the owner or custodian of an animal that is removed from a place because of mistreatment to complete an administrative remedy offered by a local animal control agency or humane society officer; authorizing the officer to petition the District Court for a specified disposition of the animal; authorizing the seizure and removal of an animal from specified property or impoundment on the property if there is probable cause to believe the animal is being mistreated; etc. Status: H Hearing 3/25 at 1:00 p.m. - 03/16/2010 MD SB 5 - Updated (Status 04/01/2010) Public Safety - Task Force on SWAT Team Activation and Deployment Senator Muse Establishing a Task Force on SWAT Team Activation and Deployment; requiring the Governor's Office of Crime Control and Prevention to report to the Task Force specified analyses and summaries relating to the activation and deployment of specified SWAT teams; requiring the Task Force to annually review the report and, based on the review, to make recommendations for and annually review regulations establishing qualifications, standards, and prerequisites for a law enforcement officer assigned to a Status: H Hearing 4/7 at 1:00 p.m. - 03/31/2010 MD SB 192 - Updated (Status 02/27/2010) Criminal Law - Dangerous Dogs - Mandatory Spaying or Neutering Senator Colburn Requiring the owner of a specified dangerous dog to provide to the unit of the county or municipal corporation that made the determination that the dog is dangerous proof that the dog has been spayed or neutered within 30 days of receiving notice of the determination by the unit; and providing penalties for a violation of the Act. Status: S Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings - 03/01/2010

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Number: MD SB 1057 - Updated (Status 04/10/2010) Title: Criminal Law - Leaving Dogs Outside and Unattended by Use of Restraint - Restricted Hours and Conditions Sponsor: Senator Stone Abstract: Prohibiting a person from leaving a dog outside and unattended by use of a specified restraint during a specified time period or during a snow emergency declared by the Maryland State Police; and establishing penalties for a violation of the Act. Status: S Favorable Report Rejected (19-27) - Second Reading Failed - 04/05/2010 Maine - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: 37 Bills

ME LD 9 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) An Act To Prohibit the Force-feeding of Birds Representative Alan Casavant This bill makes force-feeding birds in order to produce the food product known as foie gras a civil violation. Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 03/25/2009

Number: ME LD 45 - Updated (Text 05/12/2009) Title: An Act To Make Supplemental Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government and To Change Certain Provisions of the Law Necessary to the Proper Operations of State Government for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2009 Sponsor: Representative Emily Cain Status: Signed by the Governor - 01/29/2009 Number: ME LD 74 - Updated (Text 07/09/2009) Title: Resolve, To Review and Update Sales Tax Exemptions for Products Purchased for Agricultural Use Status: Signed by the Governor - 05/04/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: ME LD 138 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) An Act Regarding the Placement of Bait To Attract Wild Animals or Birds for Hunting Representative Ralph Sarty Signed by the Governor - 05/04/2009 ME LD 171 - Updated (Text 05/12/2009) An Act To Extend the Season for Training Hunting Dogs Senator Troy Jackson Signed by the Governor - 05/04/2009 ME LD 178 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) An Act To Create the Support Animal Welfare Registration Plate Senator John Nutting Signed by the Governor - 05/04/2009

Number: ME LD 186 - Updated (Status 05/27/2009) Title: An Act Pertaining to the Possession of Animal Fighting Paraphernalia
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Sponsor: Representative Richard Wagner Abstract: This bill makes possession of animal fighting paraphernalia a Class C crime. It also changes the crime of viewing animal fighting from a Class D crime to a Class C crime. Status: (H) Speaker laid before the House Subsequently, the motion to RECEDE and CONCUR FAILED . ROLL CALL NO. 111 (Yeas 49 - Nays 97 - Absent 5 - Excused 0) On motion of Representative HASKELL of Portland, The House ADHERED to ACCEPTANCE of the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH. Placed in the Legislative Files. ( DEAD ) - 05/26/2009 Number: ME LD 223 - Updated (Text 08/15/2009) Title: An Act To Ensure That the Money Received from the Surcharge on Registration of Pet Food Is Used for the Sterilization of Animals Sponsor: Senator Gerald Davis Status: Signed by the Governor - 05/18/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: ME LD 316 - Updated (Status 10/06/2009) An Act To Create a Large Game Shooting Area in Piscataquis County Representative John Tuttle Signed by the Governor - 06/04/2009 ME LD 330 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) An Act To Change the Classification of Certain Waters of the State Representative Jane Eberle Signed by the Governor - 05/19/2009

ME LD 351 - Updated (Status 05/30/2009) An Act Regarding the Regulation of Agricultural Composting Operations Senator John Nutting This bill requires commercial agricultural composting operations to register with the Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources and directs the Commissioner of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources to adopt rules concerning best management practices for commercial agricultural composting operations. It authorizes the commissioner or the commissioner's designee to enter the premises of a commercial agricultural composting operation to inspect for compliance with best management Status: (H) Speaker laid before the House Subsequently, the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report was ACCEPTED . ROLL CALL NO. 143 (Yeas 95 - Nays 54 - Absent 2 - Excused 0) In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH. Placed in the Legislative Files. ( DEAD ) - 05/29/2009 ME LD 412 - Updated (Status 04/01/2009) An Act To Create an Animal Welfare Trailer License Plate Senator Debra Plowman This bill establishes a specialty license plate for trailers to support animal welfare. The registration and renewal fees would support the Animal Welfare Fund, which helps support the expenses of furnishing animal license blanks, stickers and tags, travel expenses and salaries for animal welfare personnel, costs and payments to animal shelters and other expenses necessary in the administration of the laws concerning animal welfare. Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 03/31/2009
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ME LD 454 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) An Act To Provide Representation for Dog Clubs on the Animal Welfare Advisory Council Senator Richard Nass Signed by the Governor - 06/09/2009

ME LD 457 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) An Act Regarding Nuisance Beaver Senator John Nutting Under current law, a municipality that wishes to remove a nuisance beaver must hire an animal control agent licensed by the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to trap the nuisance beaver. This bill requires the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to authorize a municipality to remove nuisance beaver by hunting if the municipality demonstrates that beaver-related activities have repeatedly jeopardized the integrity of a public road. Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 03/25/2009

Number: ME LD 458 - Updated (Text 07/09/2009) Title: Resolve, Directing the Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources To Develop Recommendations for Licensing Equine Boarding Facilities Sponsor: Senator John Nutting Status: Signed by the Governor - 05/12/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: ME LD 479 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) An Act To Recognize Maine Youth Camps Senator Joseph Brannigan Signed by the Governor - 05/27/2009 ME LD 517 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) An Act To Authorize the Employment of Animal Control Officers by Animal Shelters Representative Richard Cleary Signed by the Governor - 05/20/2009

ME LD 560 - Updated (Status 04/03/2009) An Act To Ban the Hunting of Animals in Enclosed Areas Representative Alan Casavant This bill repeals the law that permits the establishment, operation and use of commercial large game shooting areas. This bill also removes the exemption in the animal cruelty laws of persons operating or hunting in such areas, thus making it a Class D crime to operate or hunt in those areas. Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 04/02/2009

Number: ME LD 692 - Updated (Text 07/09/2009) Title: Resolve, Directing the Commissioner of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources To Develop Best Management Practices for Poultry Production Sponsor: Senator John Nutting Status: Signed by the Governor - 05/21/2009
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Number: ME LD 708 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) Title: An Act To Create a Moratorium on the Open-air Production of Genetically Engineered Pharmaceutical Crops in Maine Sponsor: Representative Benjamin Pratt Status: Signed by the Governor - 06/12/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: ME LD 811 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) An Act To Amend Certain Provisions of Fish and Wildlife Laws Senator Bruce Bryant Signed by the Governor - 06/10/2009

ME LD 822 - Updated (Status 05/06/2009) An Act To Expand Turkey Hunting Opportunities Representative John Piotti This bill amends the wild turkey hunting laws as follows.1. It requires the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to establish and set the bag limit for the fall and spring seasons at 2 wild turkeys per permit holder per season.2. It requires the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to issue upon application a complimentary wild turkey hunting permit to a person holding a valid junior hunting license.3. It exempts a wild turkey harvested by a junior hunter during a youth wild Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 05/05/2009 ME LD 879 - Updated (Status 05/19/2009) An Act To Allow Licensed Kennel Owners To Vaccinate Their Own Dogs Senator Troy Jackson This bill authorizes a kennel owner to purchase vaccinations from a licensed veterinarian and to vaccinate the kennel owner's own dogs under the supervision of a licensed veterinarian. Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 05/18/2009 ME LD 889 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) An Act To Limit Liability for Certain Noncommercial Aviation Activities Senator Richard Nass Signed by the Governor - 05/18/2009

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Number: ME LD 964 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) Title: An Act Pertaining to the Breeding and Selling of Dogs and Cats Status: Signed by the Governor - 06/15/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: ME LD 987 - Updated (Status 04/16/2009) An Act To Clarify the Definition of "Employee" in the Employment Security Law Senator Lisa Marraché This bill exempts licensed cosmetologists, massage therapists and manicurists who operate within an establishment owned by another under a booth rental agreement or other rental agreement from the definition of employment for purposes of unemployment compensation law. Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.6 Placed in Legislative Files ( DEAD ). - 04/15/2009

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ME LD 988 - Updated (Status 04/16/2009) An Act To Increase the Penalty for Keeping a Dangerous Dog That Harms a Domesticated Animal Representative Howard McFadden This bill allows a court to order that a dangerous dog be euthanized if that dog has killed, maimed or inflicted serious bodily injury upon a domesticated animal. Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 04/15/2009 ME LD 1021 - Updated (Text 08/15/2009) An Act To Prohibit Cruel Confinement of Calves Raised for Veal and Sows during Gestation Senator John Nutting Signed by the Governor - 05/12/2009

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ME LD 1046 - Updated (Status 05/06/2009) An Act To Exempt Cleaning Products for Milking Machines from the Sales Tax Representative Philip Curtis This bill extends the exemption from the sales and use tax for products used in animal agriculture to products used to clean milking machines. Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 05/05/2009 ME LD 1053 - Updated (Status 04/01/2009) An Act To Ensure Humane Dog and Cat Breeding in the State Representative Sara Stevens This bill amends the definition of "breeding kennel" to include any location where dogs or cats capable of breeding are kept and one or more dogs or cats are sold. It increases the fee for licensing a dog that has not been spayed or neutered. It restricts the number of adult female dogs or cats capable of breeding that can be kept at a breeding kennel to 10. It establishes a license fee for breeding kennels that is based on the number of adult female dogs or cats capable of breeding kept at the Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.6 Placed in Legislative Files ( DEAD ). - 03/31/2009 ME LD 1088 - Updated (Status 06/13/2009) An Act To Modernize the Tax Laws and Provide over $75,000,000 to Residents of the State in Tax Relief Representative John Piotti This bill reforms the State's tax structure and reduces the burden of taxes on residents of the State. The bill contains the following provisions.Part A makes fundamental changes to simplify and reduce the burden of the State's income tax and create an income tax that is intended to be more beneficial to investment and economic growth in the State. The current structure of 4 tax brackets, personal exemptions and deductions is replaced by a flat rate of 6.5% on all taxable income. The Status: (H) The House RECEDED and CONCURRED to INDEFINITELY POSTPONING the Bill and accompanying papers. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH. Placed in the Legislative Files. ( DEAD ) 06/12/2009 ME LD 1093 - Updated (Text 08/15/2009) An Act Concerning Technical Changes to the Tax Laws Representative Thomas Watson Signed by the Governor - 06/18/2009
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ME LD 1103 - Updated (Text 08/18/2009) An Act To Amend the Animal Welfare Laws Representative Wendy Pieh Signed by the Governor - 06/10/2009

ME LD 1286 - Updated (Status 05/19/2009) An Act To Amend State Dog Licensing Laws Senator Richard Nass This bill repeals licensing requirements for an individual dog and institutes a $5 surcharge per dose on all rabies vaccines, to be paid by a distributor that sells rabies vaccines in this State and deposited in the Animal Welfare Fund. The commissioner is directed to adopt rules to implement the animal welfare surcharge as established in the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 7, section 3916-A. The certificate of rabies vaccination acts as a license. This bill also reduces the kennel license fee Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 05/18/2009 ME LD 1314 - Updated (Status 05/15/2009) An Act To Reform and Lower Maine Taxes Representative Patsy Crockett This bill implements tax reform in the following areas.PART AThis Part allows persons eligible for benefits under the Maine Residents Property Tax Program, also known as the Circuitbreaker Program, to file for a refundable credit using the individual income tax form.PART BThis Part affects individual income taxes by decreasing the top rate from 8.5% to 7.5%, conforming the personal exemption to the federal personal exemption and increasing the earned income tax credit from 5% to 20% over a Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 05/14/2009

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Number: ME LD 1368 - Updated (Status 05/15/2009) Title: An Act To Broaden and Increase the Sales Tax, Increase the Earned Income Tax Credit and Amend the Application Process for the Circuitbreaker Program Sponsor: Representative Thomas Watson Abstract: Part A broadens the sales tax base by adding amusement, entertainment and recreation services and including certain prepared foods, such as candy, potato chips and bakery products. This bill also increases the general sales tax rate from 5% to 6% and the sales tax on prepared food and lodging from 7% to 8%.Part B increases the state earned income credit from 5% to 25% of the federal credit and provides that the state earned income credit is fully refundable.Part C amends the Maine Residents Status: (S) Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD) - 05/14/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: ME LD 1532 - Updated (Status 03/20/2010) An Act To Align Education Laws with Certain Federal Laws Senator Bill Diamond Signed by the Governor - 03/15/2010 63 Bills

Michigan 2009-10

Number: MI HB 4116 - Updated (Hearing 03/02/2009) Title: Agriculture; other; technology preference; clarify, and eliminate loan function. Amends title & secs. 2, 2a & 3 of 2000 PA 322 (MCL 285.302 et seq.). Documents Sponsor: Terry Brown
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Abstract: To amend 2000 PA 322, entitled "Julian-Stille value-added act," by amending the title and sections 2, 2a, and 3 (MCL 285.302, 285.302a, and 285.303), the title and section 2 as amended by 2006 PA 423 and section 2a as added by 2006 PA 424. Status: printed bill filed 01/23/2009 - 01/23/2009 Number: MI HB 4157 - Updated (Status 02/06/2009) Title: Agriculture; other; technology preference; clarify, and eliminate loan function. Amends title & secs. 2, 2a & 3 of 2000 PA 322 (MCL 285.302 et seq.). Documents Sponsor: Jeff Mayes Abstract: To amend 2000 PA 322, entitled "Julian-Stille value-added act," by amending the title and sections 2, 2a, and 3 (MCL 285.302, 285.302a, and 285.303), the title and section 2 as amended by 2006 PA 423 and section 2a as added by 2006 PA 424. Status: printed bill filed 02/05/2009 - 02/05/2009 Number: MI HB 4263 - Updated (Status 02/19/2009) Title: Animals; other; methods of use for euthanizing animals; clarify. Amends 1919 PA 339 (MCL 287.261 287.290) by adding sec. 19c. Documents Sponsor: Rick Jones Abstract: To amend 1919 PA 339, entitled "Dog law of 1919," (MCL 287.261 to 287.290) by adding section 19c. Status: printed bill filed 02/18/2009 - 02/18/2009 Number: MI HB 4277 - Updated (Status 04/24/2009) Title: Environmental protection; solid waste; placement of mercury in landfills or incinerators; prohibit except for under limited circumstances and require labeling of mercury-added products. Amends secs. 11503, 11514 & 11539 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.11503 et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4278'09 Documents Sponsor: Pam Byrnes Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 451, entitled "Natural resources and environmental protection act," by amending sections 11503, 11514, 11527a, and 11539 (MCL 324.11503, 324.11514, 324.11527a, and 324.11539), section 11503 as amended by 2007 PA 212, section 11514 as amended by 2008 PA 394, and section 11527a as added by 2004 PA 42. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS 04/23/2009 Number: MI HB 4319 - Updated (Status 02/19/2009) Title: Property tax; personal property; equipment used by farmer-owned cooperatives; exempt. Amends sec. 9 of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.9). Documents Sponsor: Goeff Hansen Abstract: To amend 1893 PA 206, entitled "The general property tax act," by amending section 9 (MCL 211.9), as amended by 2008 PA 337. Status: printed bill filed 02/18/2009 - 02/18/2009 Number: MI HB 4340 - Updated (Hearing 02/20/2009) Title: Income tax; deductions; initial angel investment minimum requirement; revise. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30). Documents Sponsor: Robert Jones Abstract: To amend 1967 PA 281, entitled "Income tax act of 1967," by amending section 30 (MCL 206.30), as
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amended by 2007 PA 154. Status: printed bill filed 02/19/2009 - 02/19/2009 Number: MI HB 4353 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Title: Income tax; deductions; initial angel investment minimum requirement; revise. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30). Documents Sponsor: Ed Clemente Abstract: To amend 1967 PA 281, entitled "Income tax act of 1967," by amending section 30 (MCL 206.30), as amended by 2007 PA 154. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM 03/17/2009 Number: MI HB 4371 - Updated (Status 02/21/2009) Title: Environmental protection; solid waste; plan contents; revise, and require recycling reports. Amends secs. 11503, 11506, 11507a, 11521, 11539, 11541 & 11547 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.11503 et seq.). Documents Sponsor: Rebekah Warren Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 451, entitled "Natural resources and environmental protection act," by amending sections 11503, 11506, 11507a, 11521, 11539, 11541, and 11547 (MCL 324.11503, 324.11506, 324.11507a, 324.11521, 324.11539, 324.11541, and 324.11547), sections 11503 and 11506 as amended and section 11521 as added by 2007 PA 212, section 11507a as amended by 2004 PA 39, section 11541 as amended by 1996 PA 358, and section 11547 as amended by 1998 PA 466. Status: printed bill filed 02/20/2009 - 02/20/2009 Number: MI HB 4396 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) Title: Income tax; checkoff; boy scouts of Michigan fund; provide for. Amends sec. 435 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.435). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4395'09 Documents Sponsor: Paul Opsommer Abstract: To amend 1967 PA 281, entitled "Income tax act of 1967," by amending section 435 (MCL 206.435), as amended by 2008 PA 560. Status: recommendation concurred in - 04/01/2009 Number: MI HB 4411 - Updated (Hearing 05/28/2009) Title: Vehicles; off-road; operation of an ATV on a nondesignated trail by a person over 60 years of age or a person with a disability; allow. Amends sec. 81133 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.81133). Documents Sponsor: Joel Sheltrown Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 451, entitled "Natural resources and environmental protection act," by amending section 81133 (MCL 324.81133), as amended by 2008 PA 365. Status: printed bill filed 02/25/2009 - 02/25/2009 Number: MI HB 4434 - Updated (Hearing 04/24/2009) Title: Appropriations; agriculture; department of agriculture; provide for fiscal year 2009-2010. Creates appropriation act. Documents Sponsor: John Espinoza Abstract: To make appropriations for the department of agriculture for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010; to provide for the expenditure of the appropriations; to create funds; to provide for the imposition of fees;
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to require reports, audits, and plans; to authorize certain transfers by certain state agencies; and to provide for the disposition of fees and other income received by certain state agencies. Status: printed bill filed 02/25/2009 - 02/25/2009 Number: MI HB 4570 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) Title: Criminal procedure; sex offender registration; crime of sodomy; specify sodomy of an animal for inclusion in sex offender registration requirements. Amends sec. 2 of 1994 PA 295 (MCL 28.722). Documents Sponsor: Rick Jones Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 295, entitled "Sex offenders registration act," by amending section 2 (MCL 28.722), as amended by 2005 PA 301. Status: printed bill filed 03/13/2009 - 03/13/2009 Number: MI HB 4802 - Updated (Hearing 04/23/2010) Title: Animals; dogs; penalties for violation of the dog law; increase. Amends sec. 26 of 1919 PA 339 (MCL 287.286). Documents Sponsor: Eileen Kowall Abstract: To amend 1919 PA 339, entitled "Dog law of 1919," by amending section 26 (MCL 287.286). Status: printed bill filed 04/22/2009 - 04/22/2009 Number: MI HB 4803 - Updated (Status 04/23/2009) Title: Animals; other; methods of use for euthanizing animals; clarify. Amends 1919 PA 339 (MCL 287.261 287.290) by adding sec. 19c. Documents Sponsor: Fred Miller Abstract: To amend 1919 PA 339, entitled "Dog law of 1919," (MCL 287.261 to 287.290) by adding section 19c. Status: printed bill filed 04/22/2009 - 04/22/2009 Number: MI HB 5127 - Updated (Text 10/21/2009) Title: Agriculture; animals; establishment of care standards; provide for certain animals and create remedies. Amends 1988 PA 466 (MCL 287.701 - 287.745) by adding sec. 46. Documents Sponsor: Mike Simpson Abstract: To amend 1988 PA 466, entitled "Animal industry act," (MCL 287.701 to 287.745) by adding section 46. Status: assigned PA 117'09 - 10/15/2009 Number: MI HB 5128 - Updated (Status 10/16/2009) Title: Agriculture; animals; animal care advisory council; create. Amends sec. 3 of 1988 PA 466 (MCL 287.703) & adds sec. 7a. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5127'09 Documents Sponsor: Jeff Mayes Abstract: To amend 1988 PA 466, entitled "Animal industry act," by amending section 3 (MCL 287.703), as amended by 2002 PA 458, and by adding section 7a. Status: re-referred to Committee on Agriculture - 10/15/2009 Number: MI HB 5137 - Updated (Status 06/25/2009) Title: Animals; dogs; counties to enact animal control ordinances; allow. Amends sec. 29a of 1919 PA 339 (MCL 287.289a). Documents Sponsor: Robert Jones
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Sponsor: Robert Jones Abstract: To amend 1919 PA 339, entitled "Dog law of 1919," by amending section 29a (MCL 287.289a). Status: printed bill filed 06/24/2009 - 06/24/2009 Number: MI HB 5185 - Updated (Status 07/16/2009) Title: Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of recording, baiting, or shooting an animal; enact. Amends sec. 16b, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16b). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5186'09 Documents Sponsor: Pam Byrnes Abstract: To amend 1927 PA 175, entitled "The code of criminal procedure," by amending section 16b of chapter XVII (MCL 777.16b), as amended by 2008 PA 562. Status: printed bill filed 07/15/2009 - 07/15/2009 Number: MI HB 5186 - Updated (Status 07/16/2009) Title: Crimes; animals; penalties for engaging, soliciting, or possessing items that depict animal fighting; provide for. Amends sec. 49 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.49) & adds sec. 49a. Documents Sponsor: Pam Byrnes Abstract: To amend 1931 PA 328, entitled "The Michigan penal code," by amending section 49 (MCL 750.49), as amended by 2006 PA 129, and by adding section 49a. Status: printed bill filed 07/15/2009 - 07/15/2009 Number: MI HB 5540 - Updated (Status 11/11/2009) Title: Income tax; income; compensation earned by the spouse of an individual called into active duty; deduct from taxable income. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30). Documents Sponsor: John Espinoza Abstract: To amend 1967 PA 281, entitled "Income tax act of 1967," by amending section 30 (MCL 206.30), as amended by 2007 PA 154. Status: referred to second reading - 11/10/2009 Number: MI HB 5655 - Updated (Status 03/10/2010) Title: Crimes; animals; forfeiture of real property used in the commission of animal fighting; allow. Amends sec. 4702 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.4702). Documents Sponsor: John Espinoza Abstract: To amend 1961 PA 236, entitled "Revised judicature act of 1961," by amending section 4702 (MCL 600.4702), as amended by 2002 PA 142. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 03/09/2010 Number: MI HB 5656 - Updated (Status 03/10/2010) Title: Crimes; animals; racketeering statute; include animal fighting as predicate offense and revise certain in rem forfeiture provisions. Amends secs. 159g, 159m & 159q of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.159g et seq.). Documents Sponsor: John Espinoza Abstract: To amend 1931 PA 328, entitled "The Michigan penal code," by amending section 159g (MCL 750.159g), as amended by 2009 PA 82. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 03/09/2010 Number: MI HB 5762 - Updated (Status 03/25/2010)
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Number: MI HB 5762 - Updated (Status 03/25/2010) Title: Crimes; animals; ownership or possession of nonhuman primates as pets; prohibit under certain circumstances and provide penalty. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 70a. Documents Sponsor: Andrew Kandrevas Abstract: To amend 1931 PA 328, entitled "The Michigan penal code," (MCL 750.1 to 750.568) by adding section 70a. Status: recommendation concurred in - 03/24/2010 Number: MI HB 5882 - Updated (Text, Status 10/29/2010) Title: Appropriations; human services; department of human services; provide for fiscal year 2010-2011. Creates appropriation act. Documents Sponsor: Dudley Spade Abstract: To make appropriations for the department of human services and certain state purposes related to public welfare services for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2011; to provide for the expenditure of the appropriations; to create funds; to provide for the imposition of fees; to provide for reports; to provide for the disposition of fees and other income received by the state agency; and to provide for the powers and duties of certain individuals, local governments, and state departments, Status: assigned PA 190'10 with immediate effect - 11/04/2010 Number: MI HB 6042 - Updated (Status 09/24/2010) Title: Animals; other; euthanizing dogs and cats by class B dealers registered with the department of agriculture; require use of certain commercially prepared solution. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 7333b. Documents Sponsor: Rick Jones Abstract: To amend 1978 PA 368, entitled "Public health code," (MCL 333.1101 to 333.25211) by adding section 7333b. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND BIOECONOMY - 09/23/2010 Number: MI HB 6043 - Updated (Status 09/24/2010) Title: Animals; other; euthanizing dogs and cats at animal control shelters and animal protection shelters; require use of certain commercially prepared solution. Amends 1969 PA 287 (MCL 287.331 - 287.340) by adding sec. 8b. Documents Sponsor: Fred Miller Abstract: To amend 1969 PA 287, entitled "An act to regulate pet shops, animal control shelters, and animal protection shelters; to establish uniform procedures and minimum requirements for adoption of dogs, cats, and ferrets; and to prescribe penalties and civil fines and to provide remedies," (MCL 287.331 to 287.340) by adding section 8b. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND BIOECONOMY - 09/23/2010 Number: MI HB 6229 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Title: Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for obtaining service or property by fraud or deception; enact. Amends sec. 16o, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16o). TIE BAR WITH: HB 6228'10 Documents Sponsor: Roy Schmidt Abstract: To amend 1927 PA 175, entitled "The code of criminal procedure," by amending section 16o of chapter XVII (MCL 777.16o), as amended by 2004 PA 457.
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Status: printed bill filed 06/02/2010 - 06/02/2010 Number: MI HB 6353 - Updated (Status 07/30/2010) Title: Income tax; checkoff; donation to the Michigan firefighter training council; provide for check-off option. Amends sec. 435 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.435). Documents Sponsor: Tory Rocca Abstract: To amend 1967 PA 281, entitled "Income tax act of 1967," by amending section 435 (MCL 206.435), as amended by 2008 PA 560. Status: printed bill filed 07/29/2010 - 07/29/2010 Number: MI HB 6441 - Updated (Status 09/17/2010) Title: Environmental protection; other; geological mapping and resource evaluation functions; transfer from department of natural resources and environment to western Michigan university. Amends secs. 60101, 60102, 60103, 60104, 60105, 60106, 60107, 60108, 62501 & 63101 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.60101 et seq.) & repeals sec. 50 of 1846 RS 60 (MCL 322.350). Documents Sponsor: Michael Lahti Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 451, entitled "Natural resources and environmental protection act," by amending sections 60101, 60102, 60103, 60104, 60105, 60106, 60107, 60108, 62501, and 63101 (MCL 324.60101, 324.60102, 324.60103, 324.60104, 324.60105, 324.60106, 324.60107, 324.60108, 324.62501, and 324.63101), sections 60101, 60102, 60103, 60104, 60105, 60106, 60107, and 60108 as added by 1995 PA 57, section 62501 as amended by 1998 PA 467, and section 63101 as amended by 2004 PA 449; and to repeal acts and Status: printed bill filed 09/16/2010 - 09/16/2010 Number: MI HB 6494 - Updated (New 10/01/2010) Title: Health; pharmaceuticals; access to MAPS program for prescribers; provide for under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 7333a of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7333a). Documents Sponsor: Kevin Elsenheimer Abstract: To amend 1978 PA 368, entitled "Public health code," by amending section 7333a (MCL 333.7333a), as added by 2001 PA 231. Status: printed bill filed 09/30/2010 - 09/30/2010 Number: MI HR 210 - Updated (New 02/24/2010) Title: A resolution to declare February 23, 2010, as Spay Day in the state of Michigan. Documents (gray icons indicate that the action did not occur or that the document is not available) Load the Text Version Load the PDF Version House Introduced Resolution Introduced Resolutions appear as they were introduced and reflect no subsequent amendments or changes. Load the Text Version Load the PDF Version House Adopted Resolution Adopted Resolution is the resolution, as introduced, that includes any adopted House amendments. No Text Version Available No PDF Version Available History (House actions in lowercase, Senate actions in UPPERCASE) Date Journal Action 2/23/2010 HJ 17 Pg. 181 introduced by Representative Rebekah Warren 2/23/2010 HJ 17 Pg. 181 adopted Acceptable Use Policy Privacy Policy Copyright Infringement Comment Form The Michigan Legislature Website is a free service of the Legislative Internet Technology Team in cooperation with the Michigan Legislative Council, the Michigan House of Representatives, and the Michigan Senate. The information obtained from this site is not intended to replace official versions of that information and is subject to revision. The Legislature presents this information, without warranties, express or implied, regarding the accuracy of the information, timeliness, or completeness. If you believe the information is inaccurate,
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out-of-date, or incomplete or if you have problems accessing or reading the information, please send your concerns to the appropriate agency using the online Comment Form in the bar above this text. Sponsor: Rebekah Warren Status: adopted - 02/23/2010 Number: MI SB 10 - Updated (Text 06/10/2009) Title: Natural resources; wildlife; taking of raptors for falconry; require department to issue an order establishing season. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 40107b. Documents Sponsor: Randy Richardville Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 451, entitled "Natural resources and environmental protection act," (MCL 324.101 to 324.90106) by adding section 40107b. Status: ASSIGNED PA 0036'09 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT - 06/09/2009 Number: MI SB 16 - Updated (New 01/15/2009) Title: Income tax; deductions; contributions to long-term health care savings account; provide for deduction. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0015'09 Documents Sponsor: Bill Hardiman Abstract: To amend 1967 PA 281, entitled "Income tax act of 1967," by amending section 30 (MCL 206.30), as amended by 2007 PA 154. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY - 01/14/2009 Number: MI SB 27 - Updated (Text 07/22/2010) Title: Businesses; professional corporations; formation of professional corporations by physician groups or physician and physician's assistant groups; allow. Amends secs. 2 & 4 of 1962 PA 192 (MCL 450.222 & 450.224). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0026'09, SB 0028'09 Documents Sponsor: Tony Stamas Abstract: To amend 1962 PA 192, entitled "Professional service corporation act," by amending sections 2 and 4 (MCL 450.222 and 450.224), section 2 as amended by 1998 PA 48 and section 4 as amended by 2000 PA 335. Status: ASSIGNED PA 0125'10 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT - 07/21/2010 Number: MI SB 28 - Updated (Text 07/22/2010) Title: Businesses; limited liability companies; formation of limited liability companies by physician groups or physician and physician's assistant groups; allow. Amends secs. 902 & 904 of 1993 PA 23 (MCL 450.4902 & 450.4904). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0026'09, SB 0027'09 Documents Sponsor: Tony Stamas Abstract: To amend 1993 PA 23, entitled "Michigan limited liability company act," by amending sections 902 and 904 (MCL 450.4902 and 450.4904), section 902 as amended by 1997 PA 52 and section 904 as amended by 2000 PA 333. Status: ASSIGNED PA 0126'10 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT - 07/21/2010 Number: MI SB 134 - Updated (Status 01/28/2010) Title: Agriculture; other; technology preference; clarify, and eliminate loan function. Amends title & secs. 2, 2a & 3 of 2000 PA 322 (MCL 285.302 et seq.). Documents Sponsor: Gerald Van Woerkom
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Abstract: To amend 2000 PA 322, entitled "Julian-Stille value-added act," by amending the title and sections 2, 2a, and 3 (MCL 285.302, 285.302a, and 285.303), the title and section 2 as amended by 2006 PA 423 and section 2a as added by 2006 PA 424. Status: re-referred to Committee on Agriculture - 01/27/2010 Number: MI SB 135 - Updated (Text, Status 05/21/2009) Title: Vehicles; registration plates; specialty plate for Michigan humane society; create. Amends sec. 811e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.811e) & adds sec. 811r. Documents Sponsor: John Pappageorge Abstract: To amend 1949 PA 300, entitled "Michigan vehicle code," by amending section 811e (MCL 257.811e), as amended by 2006 PA 562, and by adding section 811r. Status: referred to Committee on Transportation - 05/20/2009 Number: MI SB 157 - Updated (Text 02/13/2009) Title: Environmental protection; water pollution; CAFOs; require licensing of animal waste handlers and use of manifests. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding pt. 86. Documents Sponsor: Glenn Anderson Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 451, entitled "Natural resources and environmental protection act," (MCL 324.101 to 324.90106) by adding part 86. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE - 01/29/2009 Number: MI SB 187 - Updated (New 02/05/2009) Title: Natural resources; wetlands; permit program; surrender federal delegation. Amends secs. 30104b, 30301, 30302, 30304, 30305, 30307, 30308, 30309, 30310, 30311, 30313, 30317, 30321 & 30323 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.30104b et seq.) & repeals secs. 30303, 30306, 30306b, 30312, 30313b to 30316, 30318 to 30320 & 30322 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.30303 et seq.). Documents Sponsor: Roger Kahn Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 451, entitled "Natural resources and environmental protection act," by amending sections 30104b, 30301, 30302, 30304, 30305, 30307, 30308, 30309, 30310, 30311, 30313, 30317, 30321, and 30323 (MCL 324.30104b, 324.30301, 324.30302, 324.30304, 324.30305, 324.30307, 324.30308, 324.30309, 324.30310, 324.30311, 324.30313, 324.30317, 324.30321, and 324.30323), section 30104b as added by 2006 PA 592, sections 30301 and 30305 as amended by 2003 PA 14, sections 30302, 30308, 30309, 30310, Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS 02/04/2009 Number: MI SB 206 - Updated (Text 02/12/2009) Title: Labor; fair employment practices; whistleblowers' provision; extend to health care employees. Amends sec. 20180 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.20180). Documents Sponsor: Deborah Cherry Abstract: To amend 1978 PA 368, entitled "Public health code," by amending section 20180 (MCL 333.20180), as amended by 2002 PA 731. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY - 02/10/2009 Number: MI SB 222 - Updated (Status 05/27/2009) Title: Local government; authorities; recreational authorities act; revise to include school districts. Amends
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sec. 3 of 2000 PA 321 (MCL 123.1133). Documents Sponsor: John Gleason Abstract: To amend 2000 PA 321, entitled "Recreational authorities act," by amending section 3 (MCL 123.1133), as amended by 2003 PA 135. Status: returned to Senate - 05/26/2009 Number: MI SB 248 - Updated (Status 02/10/2010) Title: Appropriations; zero budget; department of human services; provide for fiscal year 2009-2010. Creates appropriation act. Documents Sponsor: Bill Hardiman Abstract: To make appropriations for the department of human services and certain state purposes related to public welfare services for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010; to provide for the expenditure of the appropriations; to create funds; to provide for the imposition of fees; to provide for reports; to provide for the disposition of fees and other income received by the state agency; and to provide for the powers and duties of certain individuals, local governments, and state departments, Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS - 02/09/2010 Number: MI SB 297 - Updated (New 03/04/2009) Title: Appropriations; agriculture; department of agriculture; provide for fiscal year 2009-2010. Creates appropriation act. Documents Sponsor: Martha Scott Abstract: To make appropriations for the department of agriculture for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010; to provide for the expenditure of the appropriations; to create funds; to provide for the imposition of fees; to require reports, audits, and plans; to authorize certain transfers by certain state agencies; and to provide for the disposition of fees and other income received by certain state agencies. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS - 03/03/2009 Number: MI SB 305 - Updated (New 03/04/2009) Title: Appropriations; higher education; higher education; provide for fiscal year 2009-2010. Creates appropriation act. Documents Sponsor: Michael Switalski Abstract: To make appropriations for the state institutions of higher education and certain state purposes related to education for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010; to provide for the expenditure of those appropriations; and to prescribe the powers and duties of certain state departments, institutions, agencies, employees, and officers. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS - 03/03/2009 Number: MI SB 387 - Updated (Text, Status 06/19/2009) Title: Probate; trusts; Michigan trust code; enact. Amends secs. 1103, 1104, 1105, 1106, 1107, 1201, 1209, 1210, 1212, 1214, 1308, 1403, 1507, 2501, 2504, 2511, 2519, 2705, 2722, 2901, 2904, 2907, 3104, 3403, 3703, 3705, 3713, 3715, 3801, 3803, 3805, 3914, 3915, 5407, 5421, 6101, 7101, 7102, 7103, 7104, 7105, 7201, 7202, 7203, 7204, 7205, 7206, 7207, 7301, 7302, 7303, 7304, 7305, 7401, 7402, 7403, 7404, 7405, 7406, 7407, 7410, 7501, 7502, 7503, 7504, 7505, 7506, 7507 & 7508 of 1998 PA 386 (MCL 700.1103 et seq.); amends heading of art. VII & headings of pts. 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5 of art. VII of 1998 PA 386 (MCL 700.1101 - 700.8102); adds secs. 7107, 7108, 7109, 7110, 7111, 7112, 7113, 7208, 7209, 7210, 7211, 7411, 7412, 7413, 7414, 7415, 7416, 7417, 8201, 8202, 8204 & 8206; adds pts. 6, 7, 8 & 9 to art. VII & repeals secs. 7306 to 7308, 7408, 7409 & 7509 to 7511 of 1998 PA 386 (MCL 700.7306 et
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seq.). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0383'09, SB 0384'09, SB 0385'09, SB 0386'09 Documents Sponsor: Alan Cropsey Abstract: To amend 1998 PA 386, entitled "Estates and protected individuals code," by amending sections 1103, 1104, 1105, 1106, 1107, 1201, 1209, 1210, 1212, 1214, 1308, 1403, 1507, 2501, 2504, 2511, 2519, 2705, 2722, 2901, 2904, 2907, 3104, 3403, 3703, 3705, 3713, 3715, 3801, 3803, 3805, 3914, 3915, 5407, 5421, 6101, 7101, 7102, 7103, 7104, 7105, 7201, 7202, 7203, 7204, 7205, 7206, 7207, 7301, 7302, 7303, 7304, 7305, 7401, 7402, 7403, 7404, 7405, 7406, 7407, 7410, 7501, 7502, 7503, 7504, 7505, 7506, Status: ASSIGNED PA 0046'09 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT - 06/23/2009 Number: MI SB 437 - Updated (Hearing 09/18/2010) Title: Environmental protection; cleanups; clean-up standards; provide for. Amends secs. 20101 & 20120a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.20101 & 324.20120a). TIE BAR WITH: HB 6360'10, HB 6363'10, SB 1345'10, SB 1346'10, SB 1348'10 Documents Sponsor: Jason Allen Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 451, entitled "Natural resources and environmental protection act," by amending sections 20126 and 20126a (MCL 324.20126 and 324.20126a), section 20126 as amended by 1999 PA 196 and section 20126a as added by 1995 PA 71, and by adding section 20114e. Status: referred to Committee on New Economy and Quality of Life - 08/18/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MI SB 499 - Updated (New 05/01/2009) Health; occupations; employee accommodation act; create. Creates new act. Documents Roger Kahn To provide standards for personnel policies to protect and accommodate the right of health care providers who object to providing or participating in certain health care services under certain circumstances; to provide for protection from certain liability; and to prescribe penalties and provide remedies. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY - 04/30/2009

Number: MI SB 570 - Updated (New 05/14/2009) Title: Crimes; controlled substances; purchase, sale, possession, or use of salvia; prohibit, and provide penalties. Amends secs. 7212, 7403 & 7404 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7212 et seq.). Documents Sponsor: Bruce Patterson Abstract: To amend 1978 PA 368, entitled "Public health code," by amending sections 7212, 7403, and 7404 (MCL 333.7212, 333.7403, and 333.7404), as amended by 2002 PA 710. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY - 05/12/2009 Number: MI SB 630 - Updated (Text 06/13/2009) Title: Income tax; checkoff; contribution designation for autism research fund; establish. Amends sec. 435 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.435). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0177'09 Documents Sponsor: Samuel Thomas Abstract: To amend 1967 PA 281, entitled "Income tax act of 1967," by amending section 435 (MCL 206.435), as amended by 2008 PA 560. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE - 06/11/2009 Number: MI SB 632 - Updated (Text 06/13/2009)
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Title: Income tax; deductions; certain severance payments from taxable income; provide for. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30). Documents Sponsor: Nancy Cassis Abstract: To amend 1967 PA 281, entitled "Income tax act of 1967," by amending section 30 (MCL 206.30), as amended by 2007 PA 154. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE - 06/11/2009 Number: MI SB 1121 - Updated (New 02/10/2010) Title: Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crimes of recording or possessing recording of or item depicting an animal fight and of possessing an animal in violation of a court order; provide for. Amends sec. 16b, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16b). TIE BAR WITH: SB 1122'10, SB 1124'10 Documents Sponsor: Jim Barcia Abstract: To amend 1927 PA 175, entitled "The code of criminal procedure," by amending section 16b of chapter XVII (MCL 777.16b), as amended by 2008 PA 562. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 02/09/2010 Number: MI SB 1122 - Updated (New 02/10/2010) Title: Crimes; animals; prohibition of certain individuals convicted of animal cruelty offenses from owning animals for certain period; provide for. Amends title & sec. 50b of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.50b). Documents Sponsor: Jim Barcia Abstract: To amend 1931 PA 328, entitled "The Michigan penal code," by amending the title and section 50b (MCL 750.50b), the title as amended by 2005 PA 105 and section 50b as amended by 2008 PA 339. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 02/09/2010 Number: MI SB 1123 - Updated (New 02/10/2010) Title: Crimes; animals; forfeiture of animals when owner is convicted of animal cruelty; require. Amends secs. 50 & 50b of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.50 & 750.50b). Documents Sponsor: Roger Kahn Abstract: To amend 1931 PA 328, entitled "The Michigan penal code," by amending sections 50 and 50b (MCL 750.50 and 750.50b), section 50 as amended by 2007 PA 152 and section 50b as amended by 2008 PA 339. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 02/09/2010 Number: MI SB 1124 - Updated (New 02/10/2010) Title: Crimes; animals; recording or possessing a recording of, or an item depicting, an animal fight; prohibit and provide penalties. Amends sec. 49 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.49). Documents Sponsor: Roger Kahn Abstract: To amend 1931 PA 328, entitled "The Michigan penal code," by amending section 49 (MCL 750.49), as amended by 2006 PA 129. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 02/09/2010 Number: MI SB 1127 - Updated (New 02/11/2010) Title: Family law; marriage and divorce; no-fault divorces; eliminate under certain circumstances. Amends secs. 6 & 7 of 1846 RS 84 (MCL 552.6 & 552.7). Documents
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Sponsor: Michelle McManus Abstract: To amend 1846 RS 84, entitled "Of divorce," by amending sections 6 and 7 (MCL 552.6 and 552.7). Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 02/10/2010 Number: MI SB 1128 - Updated (New 02/11/2010) Title: Crimes; animals; forfeiture of real property used in the commission of animal fighting; allow. Amends sec. 4702 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.4702). Documents Sponsor: Raymond Basham Abstract: To amend 1961 PA 236, entitled "Revised judicature act of 1961," by amending section 4702 (MCL 600.4702), as amended by 2002 PA 142. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 02/10/2010 Number: MI SB 1129 - Updated (New 02/11/2010) Title: Civil procedure; civil actions; property on which animal fighting is conducted; declare to be a nuisance. Amends sec. 3801 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.3801). Documents Sponsor: Bruce Patterson Abstract: To amend 1961 PA 236, entitled "Revised judicature act of 1961," by amending section 3801 (MCL 600.3801), as amended by 1988 PA 2. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 02/10/2010 Number: MI SB 1130 - Updated (New 02/11/2010) Title: Crimes; animals; racketeering statute; include animal fighting as predicate offense and revise certain in rem forfeiture provisions. Amends secs. 159g, 159m & 159q of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.159g et seq.). Documents Sponsor: Raymond Basham Abstract: To amend 1931 PA 328, entitled "The Michigan penal code," by amending sections 159g, 159m, and 159q (MCL 750.159g, 750.159m, and 750.159q), section 159g as amended by 2002 PA 124 and sections 159m and 159q as added by 1995 PA 187. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY - 02/10/2010 Number: MI SB 1304 - Updated (New 04/29/2010) Title: Property tax; classification; appeal from state tax commission determination of classification; permit. Amends sec. 34c of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.34c). Documents Sponsor: Nancy Cassis Abstract: To amend 1893 PA 206, entitled "The general property tax act," by amending section 34c (MCL 211.34c), as amended by 2006 PA 646. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE - 04/28/2010 Number: MI SB 1439 - Updated (New 07/29/2010) Title: Income tax; checkoff; donations to the "imagine fund"; provide check-off option. Amends sec. 435 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.435). TIE BAR WITH: SB 1438'10 Documents Sponsor: Tupac Hunter Abstract: To amend 1967 PA 281, entitled "Income tax act of 1967," by amending section 435 (MCL 206.435), as amended by 2008 PA 560. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE - 07/28/2010
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Number: MI SB 1501 - Updated (New 09/22/2010) Title: Education; facilities; siting of a school at environmentally hazardous area; require cleanup, notice, and monitoring. Amends sec. 20101 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.20101) & adds secs. 20121 & 20122. Documents Sponsor: Michael Switalski Abstract: To amend 1994 PA 451, entitled "Natural resources and environmental protection act," by amending section 20101 (MCL 324.20101), as amended by 1996 PA 383, and by adding sections 20121 and 20122. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION - 09/21/2010 Number: MI SB 1503 - Updated (New 09/23/2010) Title: Animals; other; regulation of commercial dog and cat breeders; implement. Creates new act. Documents Sponsor: Michael Switalski Abstract: To regulate commercial dog and cat breeders; to provide for licensing of commercial dog and cat breeders; to prescribe civil sanctions and provide penalties; and to provide for the disposition of civil fines. Status: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND BIOECONOMY - 09/22/2010 Number: MI SR 27 - Updated (Text, Status 01/22/2010) Title: A resolution to urge Congress to take certain actions with regard to the federal guardianship assistance program. Documents (gray icons indicate that the action did not occur or that the document is not available) Load the Text Version Load the PDF Version Senate Introduced Resolution Introduced Resolutions appear as they were introduced and reflect no subsequent amendments or changes. Load the Text Version Load the PDF Version Senate Adopted Resolution Adopted Resolution is the resolution, as introduced, that includes any adopted House amendments. No Text Version Available No PDF Version Available History (House actions in lowercase, Senate actions in UPPERCASE) Date Journal Action 3/25/2009 SJ 24 Pg. 408 RULES SUSPENDED 3/25/2009 SJ 24 Pg. 408 REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON FAMILIES AND HUMAN SERVICES 1/21/2010 SJ 5 Pg. 74 REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT 1/21/2010 SJ 5 Pg. 74 PLACED ON ORDER OF RESOLUTIONS 1/21/2010 SJ 5 Pg. 71 RULES SUSPENDED 1/21/2010 SJ 5 Pg. 71 ADOPTED Acceptable Use Policy Privacy Policy Copyright Infringement Comment Form The Michigan Legislature Website is a free service of the Legislative Internet Technology Team in cooperation with the Michigan Legislative Council, the Michigan House of Representatives, and the Michigan Senate. The information obtained from this site is not intended to replace official versions of that information and is subject to revision. The Legislature presents this information, without warranties, express or implied, regarding the accuracy of the information, timeliness, or completeness. If you believe the information is inaccurate, out-of-date, or incomplete or if you have problems accessing or reading the information, please send your concerns to the appropriate agency using the online Comment Form in the bar above this text. Sponsor: Irma Clark-Coleman Status: ADOPTED - 01/21/2010 Minnesota - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN HF 53 - Updated (Status 04/08/2009) Pharmacy practice provision changed in administering influenza vaccines. Murphy, E. Pharmacy practice provision changed in administering influenza vaccines.
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Status: Division action, to pass and return to Health Care and Human Services Policy and Oversight 04/03/2009 Number: MN HF 115 - Updated (Status 02/12/2009) Title: Dog owners required to take responsible dog owner classes and pass certain tests, and database required. Sponsor: Lesch Abstract: Dog owners required to take responsible dog owner classes and pass certain tests, and database required. Status: Referred by Chair to Crime Victims/Criminal Records Division - 02/10/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN HF 137 - Updated (Status 02/06/2009) Agricultural products for purposes of property taxation definition expanded. Otremba Agricultural products for purposes of property taxation definition expanded. Referred by Chair to Property and Local Sales Tax Division - 02/06/2009 MN HF 140 - Updated (Status 01/27/2009) Pet sales exempted from sales taxes. Garofalo Pet sales exempted from sales taxes. Introduction and first reading, referred to Taxes - 01/15/2009 MN HF 217 - Updated (Status 03/20/2009) Agricultural property tax law modified, and certain property classification requirements changed. Faust Agricultural property tax law modified, and certain property classification requirements changed. Recalled by Chair Finance - 03/18/2009

MN HF 253 - Updated (Status 02/16/2010) Dog and cat breeder standards of care provided, and money appropriated. Tillberry HF253 FIRST ENGROSSMENT Dog and cat breeder standards of care provided, and money appropriated. Sec. 1: Language provided. Sec. 2: Commercial dog and cat breeder licensing requirements established, and inspection procedures provided. /> Sec. 3: Care standards established. Sec. 4: Investigations authorized upon receipt of a formal complaint. /> Sec. 5: Animal seizure authorized. Sec. 6: Civil enforcement procedures provided. Sec. 7: Penalties provided. /> Sec. 8: Appropriation; dog and cat Status: Author added Ward - 02/16/2010 MN HF 291 - Updated (Status 01/27/2009) Mini truck titling, registration, and operation regulated. Westrom Mini truck titling, registration, and operation regulated. Introduction and first reading, referred to Transportation and Transit Policy and Oversight Division PDFmyURL.com

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01/26/2009 Number: MN HF 338 - Updated (Status 03/02/2009) Title: Minnesota agricultural property tax law modified, and new property tax law classification established for preservation and legacy land. Sponsor: Kalin Abstract: Minnesota agricultural property tax law modified, and new property tax law classification established for preservation and legacy land. Status: Author added Bunn - 03/02/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 350 - Updated (Status 01/30/2009) Minnesota agricultural property tax law modified. Demmer Minnesota agricultural property tax law modified. Referred by Chair to Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs Finance Division - 01/29/2009

Number: MN HF 392 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Title: Federal update provided relating to income, corporate franchise, and property taxation; green acres program modified; rural preserve property tax program created; and reports required. Sponsor: Lenczewski Abstract: Chapter No. 12 HF392 FOURTH ENGROSSMENT Internal Revenue Code federal update provided, and net income and payment of corporate franchise tax refunds computation modified. Article 1: Federal update provided. Sec. 1: Internal Revenue Code language modified. Sec. 2: Net income language modified. /> Sec. 3: Federal taxable income additions provision language modified. /> Sec. 4: Corporate federal taxable income additions provision language modified. Sec. 5: Modifications decreasing federal taxable Status: Secretary of State Chapter 12 04/03/09 - 04/03/2009 Number: MN HF 394 - Updated (New 01/29/2009) Title: Farm machinery definition expanded, and construction and other materials used in livestock farming operations exempted. Sponsor: Urdahl Abstract: Farm machinery definition expanded, and construction and other materials used in livestock farming operations exempted. Status: Introduction and first reading, referred to Taxes - 01/29/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN HF 411 - Updated (Status 06/06/2009) Board of Animal Health prior appropriation modified to allow certain payments. Olin Board of Animal Health prior appropriation modified to allow certain payments. House rule 4.20, interim disposition of bills, returned to Finance - 05/18/2009 MN HF 437 - Updated (Status 02/10/2009) Open lot agreement deadline extended. Drazkowski Open lot agreement deadline extended.
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Abstract: Open lot agreement deadline extended. Status: Author added Shimanski - 02/09/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 455 - Updated (Status 02/19/2009) Minnesota Hope Act implemented, and state policy for stem cell research established. Dean Minnesota Hope Act implemented, and state policy for stem cell research established. Author added Abeler - 02/19/2009

Number: MN HF 487 - Updated (Status 03/25/2009) Title: All-terrain vehicle registration exemptions modified, and nonresident all-terrain vehicle operators required to possess a state trail pass. Sponsor: Hackbarth Abstract: All-terrain vehicle registration exemptions modified, and nonresident all-terrain vehicle operators required to possess a state trail pass. Status: Referred by Chair to Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division - 03/23/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 489 - Updated (Status 02/06/2009) Periodic sunset and evaluation of state agencies provided. Kohls Periodic sunset and evaluation of state agencies provided. Authors added Peppin and Beard - 02/05/2009

Number: MN HF 535 - Updated (Status 05/16/2009) Title: Health occupations provisions modified for chiropractors, pharmacists, respiratory therapists, physician assistants, psychologists, nutritionists, and social work; dental therapists and oral health practitioners licensure provided; and fees set. Sponsor: Thao Abstract: HF535 FIRST ENGROSSMENT Health occupations provisions modified for chiropractors, pharmacists, respiratory therapists, physician assistants, psychologists, and social workers; dental therapists and oral health practitioners licensure provided; and fees set. /> Article 1: Health-related licensing board provision provided. /> Sec. 1: Complainant information and board actions provision language stricken. Article 2: Chiropractors provision provided. /> Sec. 1: Chiropractic license required, Status: Second reading - 05/15/2009 Number: MN HF 540 - Updated (Status 03/17/2009) Title: Rural vacant land assessment provided, and recapture modified that applies to certain property in the green acres program. Sponsor: Koenen Abstract: Rural vacant land assessment provided, and recapture modified that applies to certain property in the green acres program. Status: Author added Sterner - 03/16/2009 Number: MN HF 559 - Updated (Status 02/12/2009) Title: Artificial lights used to locate animals provisions modified. Sponsor: Howes
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Abstract: Artificial lights used to locate animals provisions modified. Status: Referred by Chair to Game, Fish and Forestry Division - 02/10/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 573 - Updated (Status 02/12/2009) Minnesota Puppy and Kitten Mill Cruelty Prevention Act; dog and cat breeder required permit created. Juhnke Minnesota Puppy and Kitten Mill Cruelty Prevention Act; dog and cat breeder required permit created. Author added Slocum - 02/12/2009 MN HF 630 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) Animal cruelty prevention assistance restriction eliminated. Juhnke Animal cruelty prevention assistance restriction eliminated. Author added Urdahl - 04/01/2009

Number: MN HF 634 - Updated (Status 02/13/2009) Title: Minnesota agricultural property tax law modified, new property tax classification established for preservation and legacy land, and property valuation modified. Sponsor: Jackson Abstract: Minnesota agricultural property tax law modified, new property tax classification established for preservation and legacy land, and property valuation modified. Status: Referred by Chair to Property and Local Sales Tax Division - 02/13/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 728 - Updated (Text, Status 06/03/2010) Animal fighting device or substance possession prohibited. Mullery Animal fighting device or substance possession prohibited. Second reading - 03/17/2010 MN HF 823 - Updated (Status 05/06/2009) Dental therapist fees, licensing, and practice limitations established. Norton Dental therapist fees, licensing, and practice limitations established. Author added Sterner - 05/05/2009 MN HF 830 - Updated (Status 03/12/2009) Agricultural products definition expanded. Hosch Agricultural products definition expanded. Referred by Chair to Property and Local Sales Tax Division - 02/27/2009

Number: MN HF 863 - Updated (Hearing 05/12/2009) Title: Renewable energy production incentive and initiative provisions added or modified including C-BED contracts, energy purchases, appraisal fees, conservation, utilities, rate options, solar energy, residential heating, biomethane purchases, Sustainable Building 2030, Mountain Iron Economic
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Development Authority, and various other provisions, and money appropriated. Sponsor: Hilty Abstract: Renewable energy production incentive and initiative provisions added or modified including C-BED contracts, energy purchases, appraisal fees, conservation, utilities, rate options, solar energy, residential heating, biomethane purchases, Sustainable Building 2030, Mountain Iron Economic Development Authority, and various other provisions, and money appropriated. Status: Author added Falk - 04/21/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 869 - Updated (Text, Status 04/21/2009) Omnibus higher education bill. Rukavina Omnibus higher education bill. Committee report, to pass as amended and re-refer to Ways and Means - 04/20/2009 MN HF 879 - Updated (Status 03/12/2009) Agricultural product definition modified. Dettmer Agricultural product definition modified. Referred by Chair to Property and Local Sales Tax Division - 02/27/2009 MN HF 969 - Updated (New 02/19/2009) Patient access to health records provisions and costs modified. Atkins Patient access to health records provisions and costs modified. Introduction and first reading, referred to Health Care and Human Services Policy and Oversight 02/19/2009

Number: MN HF 1007 - Updated (Status 02/24/2009) Title: Environmental and natural resources funding provided, Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources membership terms modified, and money appropriated. Sponsor: Wagenius Abstract: Environmental and natural resources funding provided, Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources membership terms modified, and money appropriated. Status: Referred by Chair to Environment and Natural Resources Finance Division - 02/22/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN HF 1122 - Updated (Status 05/28/2009) Agriculture and veterans affairs omnibus bill. Juhnke HF1122 THIRD ENGROSSMENT Agriculture and veterans affairs omnibus bill. Article 1: Agriculture appropriations provided. Sec. 1: Appropriations summary provided. /> Sec. 2: Agriculture appropriations provided from the general fund for fiscal years 2010 and 2011. Sec. 3: Department of Agriculture appropriation provided. Subd 1: Total appropriation provided. /> Subd 2: Protection services appropriation provided. Subd 3: Agricultural marketing and development appropriation provided. Subd 4: Status: Secretary of State Chapter 94 05/16/09 - 05/16/2009

Number: MN HF 1132 - Updated (Status 05/18/2009)
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MN HF 1132 - Updated (Status 05/18/2009) Omnibus game and fish bill. Dill Omnibus game and fish bill. Withdrawn and re-referred to Rules and Administration - 05/17/2009

Number: MN HF 1136 - Updated (Text 06/11/2009) Title: Taxation; corporate income tax rate reduced, green job incentives provided, small business investment company credit and job growth investment credit established, political contribution refund eliminated, various other tax provisions provided, and money appropriated. Sponsor: Lenczewski Abstract: Taxation; corporate income tax rate reduced, green job incentives provided, small business investment company credit and job growth investment credit established, political contribution refund eliminated, various other tax provisions provided, and money appropriated. Status: Introduction and first reading, referred to Taxes - 02/26/2009 Number: MN HF 1171 - Updated (Status 04/30/2009) Title: Legislation containing erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text, and obsolete references corrected; redundant and conflicting provisions eliminated; and technical corrections provided. Sponsor: Jackson Abstract: Legislation containing erroneous, ambiguous, and omitted text, and obsolete references corrected; redundant and conflicting provisions eliminated; and technical corrections provided. Status: HF indefinitely postponed - 04/29/2009 Number: MN HF 1226 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Title: Licensure and practice limitations established for an oral health practitioner, fees established, and rulemaking required. Sponsor: Thao Abstract: Licensure and practice limitations established for an oral health practitioner, fees established, and rulemaking required. Status: Division action, to pass and return to Health Care and Human Services Policy and Oversight 03/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN HF 1231 - Updated (Status 05/28/2009) Omnibus cultural and outdoor resources finance bill. Murphy, M. Omnibus cultural and outdoor resources finance bill. Secretary of State Chapter 172 05/22/09 - 05/22/2009 MN HF 1238 - Updated (Status 05/08/2009) Omnibus game and fish bill. Dill HF1238 THIRD ENGROSSMENT Omnibus game and fish bill. Sec. 1: General conditions for regulation of aquatic farms provision modified. Sec. 2: Inspection and additional fee establishment authorized. Sec. 3: Game and fish rules language modified. Sec. 4: Commissioner background checks for volunteer instructors authorized, language modified. Sec. 5: Off-highway motorcycle registration refund procedure modified. Sec. 6: Off-road vehicle registration refund procedure modified. Sec. 7:
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procedure modified. Sec. 6: Off-road vehicle registration refund procedure modified. Sec. 7: Snowmobile Status: Motion to return bill to author, motion prevailed - 05/07/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1242 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Brandon's law established, and procedures implemented for investigating missing person cases. Seifert Brandon's law established, and procedures implemented for investigating missing person cases. Secretary of State Chapter 38 05/07/09 - 05/07/2009 MN HF 1298 - Updated (Text 06/11/2009) Omnibus public finance bill. Lenczewski Omnibus public finance bill. Secretary of State Chapter 88 05/16/09 - 05/16/2009 MN HF 1396 - Updated (Status 04/06/2010) Domestic abuse; courts authorized to include pets and companion animals in protective orders. Paymar Domestic abuse; courts authorized to include pets and companion animals in protective orders. HF indefinitely postponed - 04/06/2010

Number: MN HF 1420 - Updated (Hearing 02/17/2010) Title: Racetracks allowed outside of the seven-county metropolitan area, and racetracks allowed to operate card clubs. Sponsor: Nornes Abstract: Racetracks allowed outside of the seven-county metropolitan area, and racetracks allowed to operate card clubs. Status: Introduction and first reading, referred to Commerce and Labor - 03/09/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1446 - Updated (Status 03/25/2009) University of Minnesota agricultural research and extension funding provided, and money appropriated. Welti University of Minnesota agricultural research and extension funding provided, and money appropriated. Referred by Chair to Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance and Policy Division 03/23/2009 MN HF 1447 - Updated (Status 04/03/2009) Veterinarian education loan forgiveness program established, and money appropriated. Otremba Veterinarian education loan forgiveness program established, and money appropriated. Referred by Chair to Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance and Policy Division 04/02/2009

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Number: MN HF 1478 - Updated (New 03/09/2009) Title: Distributed energy resources regulated.
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Sponsor: Sailer Abstract: Distributed energy resources regulated. Status: Introduction and first reading, referred to Energy Finance and Policy Division - 03/09/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1487 - Updated (New 03/09/2009) Income tax credit provided for bovine testing, and money appropriated. Olin Income tax credit provided for bovine testing, and money appropriated. Introduction and first reading, referred to Taxes - 03/09/2009

Number: MN HF 1493 - Updated (Status 04/16/2009) Title: Natural resources account created, planning and report required, state parks and trails funding provided, and money appropriated. Sponsor: Lillie Abstract: Natural resources account created, planning and report required, state parks and trails funding provided, and money appropriated. Status: Referred by Chair to Cultural and Outdoor Resources Finance Division - 04/14/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1567 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Electronic prescription drug program technical changes made. Huntley Electronic prescription drug program technical changes made. Recalled by Chair Finance - 03/08/2010

Number: MN HF 1571 - Updated (Text 06/11/2009) Title: Governor's budget for health and human services established, various health care provisions amended, Protecting Children and Strengthening Families Act and Northstar Care for Children established, fees increased, work groups created, and money appropriated. Sponsor: Abeler Abstract: Governor's budget for health and human services established, various health care provisions amended, Protecting Children and Strengthening Families Act and Northstar Care for Children established, fees increased, work groups created, and money appropriated. Status: Referred by Chair to Health Care and Human Services Finance Division - 03/12/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1579 - Updated (New 03/12/2009) Dog food fee incidence changed. Otremba Dog food fee incidence changed. Introduction and first reading, referred to Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs - 03/12/2009

Number: MN HF 1596 - Updated (New 03/12/2009) Title: Marijuana plant possession crime established, and marijuana sale and possession amounts modified. Sponsor: Olin Abstract: Marijuana plant possession crime established, and marijuana sale and possession amounts
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modified. Status: Introduction and first reading, referred to Public Safety Policy and Oversight - 03/12/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1615 - Updated (New 03/12/2009) Petroleum standards updated, biodiesel blends and fuels standards established. Sanders Petroleum standards updated, biodiesel blends and fuels standards established. Introduction and first reading, referred to Commerce and Labor - 03/12/2009

Number: MN HF 1623 - Updated (Status 03/19/2009) Title: Energy storage equipment and its installation in publicly owned buildings included in the definition of a qualifying solar electric project. Sponsor: Kalin Abstract: Energy storage equipment and its installation in publicly owned buildings included in the definition of a qualifying solar electric project. Status: Author added Mahoney - 03/18/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1629 - Updated (Status 03/14/2009) Shining artificial lights restrictions and conforming penalties modified. Demmer Shining artificial lights restrictions and conforming penalties modified. Referred by Chair to Game, Fish and Forestry Division - 03/13/2009 MN HF 1657 - Updated (Hearing 05/01/2009) Public safety omnibus bill. Paymar Public safety omnibus bill. HF indefinitely postponed - 04/22/2009

Number: MN HF 1663 - Updated (Status 03/31/2009) Title: Green Acres and agricultural property tax provisions modified, and land conservation property tax program established. Sponsor: Jackson Abstract: Green Acres and agricultural property tax provisions modified, and land conservation property tax program established. Status: Author added Sterner - 03/30/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1668 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Advanced practice registered nurses practice requirements modified. Murphy, E. Advanced practice registered nurses practice requirements modified. Referred by Chair to Licensing Division - 03/16/2009

Number: MN HF 1709 - Updated (Status 04/28/2009) Title: Child welfare provisions changed.
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Sponsor: Hosch Abstract: Child welfare provisions changed. Status: HF indefinitely postponed - 04/27/2009 Number: MN HF 1745 - Updated (Status 05/28/2009) Title: Pharmacy provisions modified; provisions in health occupations modified for speech language pathologists; definition expanded; food, beverage, and lodging provisions changed; use of federal government rules and guidelines required to implement the minimum data set; and fees established. Sponsor: Ruud Abstract: Pharmacy provisions modified; provisions in health occupations modified for speech language pathologists; definition expanded; food, beverage, and lodging provisions changed; use of federal government rules and guidelines required to implement the minimum data set; and fees established. Status: Secretary of State Chapter 157 05/21/09 - 05/21/2009 Number: MN HF 1827 - Updated (Status 04/08/2009) Title: Judicial sanctions enforced, fines, fees, and surcharges included, and requirement to supply judges modified. Sponsor: Paymar Abstract: Judicial sanctions enforced, fines, fees, and surcharges included, and requirement to supply judges modified. Status: Recalled by Chair Finance - 04/07/2009 Number: MN HF 1875 - Updated (New 03/19/2009) Title: Environmental review requirements modified, certain projects exempted that are subject to standards from environmental review, and project proposers required to prepare environmental impact statements and environmental assessment worksheets. Sponsor: McNamara Abstract: Environmental review requirements modified, certain projects exempted that are subject to standards from environmental review, and project proposers required to prepare environmental impact statements and environmental assessment worksheets. Status: Introduction and first reading, referred to Environment Policy and Oversight - 03/18/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1877 - Updated (New 03/19/2009) Analysis required for state air quality, hazardous waste, and water quality standards. Hackbarth Analysis required for state air quality, hazardous waste, and water quality standards. Introduction and first reading, referred to Environment Policy and Oversight - 03/18/2009

Number: MN HF 1881 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) Title: Hunters', anglers', and trappers' bill of rights established; right to arms and the right to wear fur and display game protected; hunting and fishing access ensured; program established to allow public walkin access on private property; money appropriated; and constitutional amendment proposed. Sponsor: Hackbarth Abstract: Hunters', anglers', and trappers' bill of rights established; right to arms and the right to wear fur and display game protected; hunting and fishing access ensured; program established to allow public walkin access on private property; money appropriated; and constitutional amendment proposed.
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Status: Author added Abeler - 04/01/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 1980 - Updated (New 03/24/2009) Digital products taxed. Davnie Digital products taxed. Introduction and first reading, referred to Taxes - 03/23/2009 MN HF 2000 - Updated (New 03/24/2009) Peace officer firearm discharge reporting modified. Cornish Peace officer firearm discharge reporting modified. Introduction and first reading, referred to Public Safety Policy and Oversight - 03/23/2009 MN HF 2001 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) State-paid property tax credit modified for property in bovine tuberculosis management zones. Olin State-paid property tax credit modified for property in bovine tuberculosis management zones. Referred by Chair to Property and Local Sales Tax Division - 03/24/2009 MN HF 2039 - Updated (Status 03/27/2009) 20 percent of minnows imported for aquatic farms authorized to be sold as bait. Jackson 20 percent of minnows imported for aquatic farms authorized to be sold as bait. Referred by Chair to Game, Fish and Forestry Division - 03/25/2009 MN HF 2049 - Updated (Status 04/03/2009) Environment and natural resources funding provided, and money appropriated. Wagenius Environment and natural resources funding provided, and money appropriated. Division action, to pass as amended and return to Finance - 04/01/2009

Number: MN HF 2057 - Updated (Status 03/25/2009) Title: Science and technology initiative promoted; commission created; center established; economic development grant programs created; terms defined; reports required; and money appropriated. Sponsor: Beard Abstract: Science and technology initiative promoted; commission created; center established; economic development grant programs created; terms defined; reports required; and money appropriated. Status: Referred by Chair to Higher Education and Workforce Development Finance and Policy Division 03/23/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN HF 2068 - Updated (Status 03/27/2009) Game abandoned at game processing facilities added to the definition of wanton waste. Kohls Game abandoned at game processing facilities added to the definition of wanton waste.
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Status: Referred by Chair to Game, Fish and Forestry Division - 03/25/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN HF 2113 - Updated (New 03/25/2009) Property valuation reduction provided for land constituting a riparian buffer. Hansen Property valuation reduction provided for land constituting a riparian buffer. Introduction and first reading, referred to Taxes - 03/24/2009

MN HF 2123 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Omnibus environment and natural resources bill. Wagenius Chapter No. 37 HF2123 Omnibus environment and natural resources bill. Article 1: Environment and natural resources finance provisions provided. Sec. 1: Summary of appropriations provided. Sec. 2: Environment and natural resources appropriations provided. Sec. 3: Pollution control agency appropriation provided. Subd 1: Total appropriation provided. /> Subd 2: Water appropriation provided. Subd 3: Air appropriation provided. Subd 4: Land appropriation provided. Subd 5: Environmental assistance and Status: Secretary of State Chapter 37 05/07/09 - 05/11/2009 MN HF 2128 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) Clean water fund legacy activities funding provided, and money appropriated. Eken Clean water fund legacy activities funding provided, and money appropriated. Author added Sailer - 04/21/2009 MN HF 2135 - Updated (New 03/26/2009) Horse operation recommendations made by commissioner of agriculture. Juhnke Horse operation recommendations made by commissioner of agriculture. Introduction and first reading, referred to Agriculture, Rural Economies and Veterans Affairs - 03/25/2009

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Number: MN HF 2170 - Updated (Status 04/07/2009) Title: Science and technology initiative promoted; commission created; center established; economic development grant programs created; terms defined; reports required; and money appropriated. Sponsor: Beard Abstract: Science and technology initiative promoted; commission created; center established; economic development grant programs created; terms defined; reports required; and money appropriated. Status: Author added Downey - 04/06/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 2246 - Updated (Status 04/03/2009) Dog park matching grant program established, and money appropriated. Reinert Dog park matching grant program established, and money appropriated. Referred by Chair to Local Government Division - 04/02/2009

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Number: MN HF 2263 - Updated (New 04/02/2009) Title: Corporate franchise, income, mining occupation, sales and use, and cigarette tax provisions modified; governor's 21st century tax commission recommendations adopted; tax bases, credits, and rates modified; and corporate franchise tax repealed. Sponsor: Lenczewski Abstract: Corporate franchise, income, mining occupation, sales and use, and cigarette tax provisions modified; governor's 21st century tax commission recommendations adopted; tax bases, credits, and rates modified; and corporate franchise tax repealed. Status: Introduction and first reading, referred to Taxes - 04/01/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN HF 2348 - Updated (New 04/25/2009) State trail pass required, and money appropriated. Hackbarth State trail pass required, and money appropriated. Introduction and first reading, referred to Environment Policy and Oversight - 04/24/2009 MN HF 3019 - Updated (Status 02/18/2010) Protecting Children and Strengthening Families Act created, report required, and money appropriated. Hayden Protecting Children and Strengthening Families Act created, report required, and money appropriated. Authors added Champion and Clark - 02/18/2010 MN HF 3614 - Updated (New 03/12/2010) Vehicle-mounted digital signs regulated, and technical changes made. Severson Vehicle-mounted digital signs regulated, and technical changes made. Introduction and first reading, referred to Transportation and Transit Policy and Oversight Division 03/11/2010

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MN SF 7 - Updated (Hearing 03/20/2009) Dog and cat breeders standards of care development Betzold Relating to animals; requiring and providing for the licensing and /> regulation of dog and cat breeders by the board of animal health; defining certain terms; specifying certain licensing and inspections requirements; authorizing the board to establish license fees and rules; specifying certain standards of care for dogs and cats for breeders; providing for investigations and seizures under certain conditions; providing for civil enforcement; imposing penalties; creating a dog and cat breeders Status: Authors added Sieben; Marty - 02/05/2009 MN SF 122 - Updated (Status 05/15/2009) Cocoa bean shell mulch retail sellers warning sign posting requirement Dibble 1E Requiring unprocessed cocoa bean shell mulch retail sellers to post visible pet toxicity (poison) warning notices (Ch. 47, 2009 - VETO) Status: Secretary of State, Filed 05/08/09 - 05/08/2009
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MN SF 132 - Updated (Hearing 02/10/2009) Veterinarian education loan forgiveness program for large animal veterinarians Dille Relating to higher education; establishing a loan forgiveness program for large animal veterinarians; specifying eligibility and loan forgiveness amounts; providing penalty for nonfulfillment of service; appropriating money to the commissioner of agriculture (je) Status: Referred to Finance - 01/22/2009 MN SF 198 - Updated (Status 01/27/2009) Agricultural products definition expansion for property tax classification purposes Skogen Relating to property tax; expanding the definition of agricultural products for purposes of property tax to include animals bred and raised for sale as pets, subjecting entity to United States (federal) department of agricultural regulation (rt) Status: Referred to Agriculture and Veterans - 01/22/2009 MN SF 201 - Updated (Status 01/27/2009) Dog and Cat Breeders Act Dille "Dog and Cat Breeders Act"; requiring breeder registration with local animal control authorities, requiring registration form preparation by the Minnesota animal control association and board of animal health approval, specifying information requirements for breeders, requiring local animal control authorities to provide breeders with a copy of required standards of care, specifying acceptable standards of care and transportation to be United States (federal) department of agriculture or state Status: Referred to Agriculture and Veterans - 01/22/2009

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Number: MN SF 309 - Updated (New 01/28/2009) Title: Dog owners of dogs declared dangerous or potentially dangerous responsible dog owner class requirement Sponsor: Anderson Abstract: Requiring owners of dogs declared dangerous or potentially dangerous to take responsible dog owner classes and pass certain tests; defining terms; authorizing the department of public safety to impose class fees; specifying duties and requirements of the program manager, facilitator and animal control authority; requiring written notification requirements to the owners of dogs; specifying certain class training manual, form, curriculum, test and class location requirements; regulating Status: Referred to Agriculture and Veterans - 01/29/2009 Number: MN SF 385 - Updated (Text 02/02/2009) Title: Minnesota agricultural property tax law (Green Acres) property deferment provisions modifications; agricultural property classification definition expansion Sponsor: Koch Abstract: Relating to taxation; modifying the Minnesota agricultural property tax law /> (Green Acres); eliminating the disqualification of reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) and the federal conservation reserve program (CRP) for property tax deferment; providing for property that no longer qualifies as agricultural under 2008 law changes, allowing reenrollment under certain conditions upon sale or transfer to a qualifying owner; modifying agricultural property qualifying for tax deferment determination of value
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Status: Referred to Agriculture and Veterans - 02/02/2009 Number: MN SF 386 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Title: Minnesota agricultural property tax law (Green Acres) provisions modification; property tax class 2a, 2b and 2c classification requirements modification Sponsor: Skoe Abstract: 1E Relating to property taxation; reinstating certain land enrolled in the /> Minnesota agricultural property tax law (Green Acres) and removed from the program during a certain time period; modifying the Minnesota agricultural property tax law (Green Acres), modifying qualifications; modifying class 2a, 2b and 2c property tax requirements; requiring landowner request for reinstatement and requiring certain eligibility requirements to be met; repealing certain property deferment elimination Status: Comm report: To pass and re-referred to Taxes - 02/23/2009 Number: MN SF 442 - Updated (New 02/04/2009) Title: Minnesota agricultural property tax law (Green Acres) provisions modifications; preservation and legacy land new property tax classification Sponsor: Erickson Ropes Abstract: Modifying agricultural property tax law (Green Acres), providing for property that no longer qualifies as agricultural under 2008 law changes, requiring the commissioner of revenue to perform a random program audit; permitting county boards to establish a property tax classification for preservation and legacy land and providing for area designation, public hearings, property enrollment, covenant, acreage limitation and reporting requirements, defining class 2p property as environmentally Status: Referred to Agriculture and Veterans - 02/05/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 491 - Updated (Hearing 02/23/2009) Mini truck regulation and registration requirements Skogen Regulating operation and registration of mini trucks (mini-truck); defining mini truck; providing a registration exemption from department of natural resources (DNR) off-road and all-terrain vehicle (ATV) registration requirements; allowing dual registration for operation on public streets and highways and on trails and private property, permitting registration exemption for certain use; providing an exemption from passenger motor vehicle definition; defining road authority for mini truck Status: Referred to Transportation - 02/09/2009 MN SF 500 - Updated (New 02/06/2009) Minnesota Puppy and Kitten Mill Cruelty Prevention Act Erickson Ropes "Minnesota Puppy and Kitten Mill Cruelty Prevention Act"; requiring certain dog and cat commercial breeders to hold a valid permit issued by the board of animal health; defining certain terms; setting fees for the permits and creating a commercial breeder account in the agricultural fund for deposit of the fees and penalties; specifying certain board approval requirements for new or renewal permit applications; providing for appeal and reapplication for denial notifications; specifying board Status: Referred to Agriculture and Veterans - 02/09/2009

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Number: MN SF 550 - Updated (Status 05/22/2009) Title: Omnibus energy conservation provisions
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Sponsor: Prettner Solon Abstract: 3E Relating to energy; allocating money from the renewable development account to fund a grant to the board of regents of the University of Minnesota for the initiative for renewable energy and the environment, specifying certain activities funded under this grant, defining certain terms; modifying certain awards relating to the use of eminent domain for high-voltage transmission lines; authorizing certain audio electronic records or use of a hearing reporter to record proceedings before the Status: Secretary of State, Filed 05/19/09 - 05/19/2009 Number: MN SF 598 - Updated (New 02/12/2009) Title: Property tax agricultural products definition expansion to commercial processing of milk into cheese products Sponsor: Fischbach Abstract: Relating to property tax; expanding the definition of certain real estate considered agricultural land for property tax classification purposes to include the commercial processing of milk into cheese products (je) Status: Referred to Taxes - 02/12/2009 Number: MN SF 607 - Updated (New 02/12/2009) Title: Environment and natural resources appropriations; legislative-citizen commission on Minnesota resources (LCCMR) membership modification Sponsor: Anderson Abstract: Relating to the operation and finance of state government; appropriating money to the department of natural resources (DNR) for natural resource data and information, land, habitat, recreation, water resources, aquatic and terrestrial invasive species, energy, administration, specifying appropriation availability, data availability requirements, project requirements, payment conditions, capital equipment expenditures and carryforward; requiring political subdivisions and entities receiving Status: Referred to Environment and Natural Resources - 02/12/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 635 - Updated (Status 05/09/2009) Bovine tuberculosis herd buyout program appropriation modification Stumpf Relating to animal health; modifying a certain prior appropriation for the bovine tuberculosis herd buyout; authorizing the board of animal health to make onetime grants to certain beef cattle producers participating in the program under certain conditions (me) Status: Second reading - 05/08/2009 MN SF 641 - Updated (Status 05/05/2009) Dental therapists licensing and practice limitations Prettner Solon Creating licensure and practice limitations for dental therapists practicing in settings serving lowincome and underserved patients or in a dental health professional shortage area; modifying certain provisions providing for the licensure of dental occupations; prescribing certain licensure, registration and renewal certification fees; establishing certain practice requirements for licensed dental therapist; requiring a written collaborative management agreement with a licensed dentist; Status: Referred to Health, Housing and Family Security - 02/12/2009

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MN SF 655 - Updated (Status 02/12/2009) Animal cruelty prevention assistance by counties and cities special levies use restriction elimination Gimse Eliminating a special levy restriction on assistance by counties and cities to certain societies for the prevention of cruelty to animals (je) /> Status: Referred to Taxes - 02/12/2009

Number: MN SF 681 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Title: Tax policy, technical, administrative changes and clarifications to income, corporate franchise, estate, sales, use, mortgage, property, gross receipts, fuel, cigarette, tobacco, insurance, gambling, liquor, minerals, solid waste and various taxes and tax-related provisions; local government aid (LGA) provisions modification and tax data provisions modification Sponsor: Bakk Abstract: 1E Relating to taxation; making policy, technical, administrative and clarifying changes to various taxes and tax-related provisions ARTICLE 1 - INDIVIDUAL INCOME, CORPORATE FRANCHISE AND ESTATE TAXES Modifying corporate franchise filing requiring requirements for members of a unitary business; specifying certain filing requirements for information returns for qualified intermediaries; extending the time limit for filing estate tax returns; modifying the treatment of federal tax changes for Status: General Orders: Stricken and laid on table - 05/07/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 682 - Updated (Status 03/04/2009) State agencies periodic sunset (abolishment) and evaluation provision Koch Relating to state government; providing for periodic sunset (abolishment) and evaluation of state agencies; specifying certain expiration dates for various groups of agencies, providing for continuation under certain conditions; requiring the agency to submit a criteria report to the legislative audit commission and specifying commission criteria review requirements; requiring the commissioner to submit a report to the legislature following review of the agency, requiring public hearings; Status: Author stricken Rest - 03/05/2009 MN SF 695 - Updated (Text 06/11/2009) Omnibus health and human services appropriations Berglin 2E Relating to state government; making changes to health and human services /> ARTICLE 1 CONTINUING CARE Modifying certain provisions relating to nursing home resident reimbursement classification; modifying approval of certain exceptions to the moratorium on certification of nursing home beds; modifying certain interpretation and enforcement of the home care bill of rights; requiring commissioner of veterans affairs to apply to the federal government for certification of veterans homes in Status: HF substituted by motion [HF1362] - 04/28/2009 MN SF 743 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Petroleum and biodiesel products weights and measures standards update Dahle 1E Updating petroleum and biodiesel product weights and measures specification standards (ra) Secretary of State, Filed 04/16/09 - 04/16/2009
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MN SF 775 - Updated (Status 05/15/2009) Agricultural products definition for commercial boarding of horses modification Vandeveer Relating to property tax; modifying the definition of agricultural products relating to the classification of agricultural property for commercial boarding of horses (ra) Status: Author added Fobbe - 03/30/2009 MN SF 783 - Updated (New 02/18/2009) Regional dog park permit and matching grant program Betzold Relating to dogs; establishing a metropolitan area regional dog park permit program to be administered by the metropolitan council; establishing a dog park matching grant program to provide funding for local governments for the establishment, expansion or maintenance of dog parks; specifying certain criteria grant program eligibility; requiring minimum dog park rules to be established by the metropolitan council; requiring the metropolitan council to establish an advisory committee to oversee Status: Referred to Finance - 02/19/2009 MN SF 800 - Updated (New 02/18/2009) Animal fighting criminal penalties provision modification Foley Relating to animals; prescribing criminal penalties for the possession of certain devices or substances with intent to use or permit to use on an animal for enhancing the ability to fight (je) Status: Referred to Judiciary - 02/19/2009 MN SF 838 - Updated (Status 04/06/2010) Domestic abuse protection orders expansion to pets and companion animals Pappas Authorizing courts to include pets and companion animals in protective orders under the domestic abuse act (je) Status: House rule 1.21, placed on Calendar for the Day - 04/06/2010 MN SF 952 - Updated (Hearing 03/13/2009) BioBusiness Alliance appropriation Sparks Appropriating money to the commissioner of employment and economic development (DEED) for the operation of the BioBusiness Alliance, specifying fund use for creating, recruiting, retaining and expanding biobusiness activity and other uses, requiring an annual legislative report (rt) Status: Referred to Finance - 02/26/2009 MN SF 993 - Updated (Hearing 04/27/2009) Omnibus public safety policy provisions modifications Moua 2E Relating to public safety; modifying criminal justice information systems (CJIS) provisions relating to organizational changes in the bureau of criminal apprehension (BCA); classifying contact information
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data provided by a citizen requesting a crime alert as private data; authorizing the state, MnSCU, University of Minnesota and cities to adopt a program requiring the employment of a certain number of low-income residents under certain conditions; specifying a retention period for Status: HF substituted on Calendar HF1301 - 04/22/2009 Number: MN SF 1012 - Updated (Status 05/28/2009) Title: Environment and natural resources appropriations; legislative-citizen commission on Minnesota resources (LCCMR) funding recommendation duties modifications Sponsor: Anderson Abstract: 3E Relating to environment and natural resources; appropriating money for the Minnesota county biological survey, the county geological atlas and south-central Minnesota groundwater, soil survey, springshed mapping for trout stream management, restorable wetlands inventory, state parks, trails and metropolitan regional park system acquisition, statewide scientific and natural area acquisition and restoration, Minnesota's habitat conservation partnership (HCP)-Phase VI, metro conservation Status: Secretary of State, Filed 05/22/09 - 05/22/2009 Number: MN SF 1062 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Title: Green job opportunity building zones (green JOBZ) and tax incentives; small business investment company job growth investment tax credits; public utilities biomethane energy Sponsor: Rosen Abstract: 1E Relating to economic development ARTICLE 1 - GREEN JOB OPPORTUNITY BUILDING ZONES Establishing green job opportunity building zones (green JOBZ), defining terms, specifying limitations, providing an application for designation procedure, eligibility and criteria, providing for business subsidy agreements and reports, green job opportunity building zones designation, available tax incentives, individual income and corporate franchise tax exemptions, green jobs credit, property tax exemption Status: Comm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Taxes - 03/30/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1064 - Updated (New 02/27/2009) Nonresident all-terrain vehicle operators state trail pass requirement Saxhaug Relating to natural resources; requiring nonresident all-terrain vehicle operators to possess a state trail pass; requiring a fee; providing for appointment of license agents by commissioner of natural resources; providing for issuance of passes, agent fees and the issuance of duplicate passes /> (me) Status: Referred to Environment and Natural Resources - 03/02/2009

Number: MN SF 1069 - Updated (Status 03/05/2009) Title: Minnesota Missing Children's Act name change to Minnesota Missing Persons Act and provisions modification Sponsor: Frederickson Abstract: Relating to public safety; renaming the "Minnesota Missing Children's Act" to the "Minnesota Missing Persons Act"; implementing procedures for investigating missing persons cases; modifying the Minnesota missing child program and the definition of endangered; expanding certain missing persons report requirements and duties of the commissioner of public safety and law enforcement agencies, regulating investigation and entry of information, requiring federal law compliance; specifying certain Status: Withdrawn and returned to author - 03/05/2009 Number: MN SF 1096 - Updated (Status 05/27/2009)
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MN SF 1096 - Updated (Status 05/27/2009) Revisor's bill Moua 1E Revisor's bill ARTICLE 1 - GENERAL CORRECTIONS AND CONFLICT RESOLUTIONS Correcting erroneous, ambiguous and omitted text and obsolete references; eliminating redundant, conflicting and superseded provisions; making miscellaneous technical corrections to statutes and laws relating to the forty-first and forty-fifth legislative districts, state auditor public accountant local government reports, Minnesota management and budget (MMB) (finance) budget reserve and cash flow accounts, department of Status: Secretary of State, Filed 05/16/09 - 05/16/2009 MN SF 1106 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Oral health practitioner and dental therapist licensure and practice limitations Lynch 2E Establishing licensure requirements under the board of dentistry for oral health practitioners and dental therapists; defining oral health practitioner, dental therapist and resident dental providers; specifying practice limitations and rules and qualifications for licensure; authorizing certain fees and specifying certain supervision and recordkeeping requirements; defining the scope of practice and prescribing authority of a licensed oral health practitioner or dental therapist; regulating Status: Comm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Rules and Administration - 03/26/2009

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Number: MN SF 1110 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Title: Natural resources, fishing, state park, outdoor recreation and reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) program provisions modifications; off-highway vehicles seizure and forfeiture provisions and criminal penalties imposition; all-terrain vehicles operating restrictions expansion Sponsor: Chaudhary Abstract: 3E Relating to natural resources; permitting commissioner of agriculture to determine aquatic farm (aquaculture) and private fish hatcheries fees without regard to administrative rulemaking; authorizing commissioner of natural resources (DNR) to open or close bodies of water or portions for night bow fishing and specifying emergency conditions; shortening the wild rice season; regulating seizure and forfeiture of certain off-highway vehicles, prescribing criminal penalties, defining certain Status: Comm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance - 04/01/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1116 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Game and fish and aquaculture provisions modifications Chaudhary 1E Permitting commissioner of agriculture to determine aquatic farm (aquaculture) and private fish hatcheries fees without regard to administrative rulemaking; changing conditions and time restriction for department of natural resources (DNR) off-highway motorcycle, off-road vehicle, snowmobile, allterrain vehicle (ATV) and watercraft (boat) registration refunds; requiring summaries of fish and game laws delivery to license vendors, defining bow fishing, modifying waterfowl feeding and resting Status: Comm report: To pass as amended and re-refer to Finance - 04/14/2009

Number: MN SF 1146 - Updated (Status 04/23/2009) Title: Minnesota Missing Children's Act name change to Minnesota Missing Persons' Act and provisions modification; Brandon's law Sponsor: Frederickson
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Abstract: 1E Relating to public safety; renaming the "Minnesota Missing Children's Act" the "Minnesota Missing Persons' Act"; adopting "Brandon's Law"; implementing procedures for investigating missing persons cases; modifying the Minnesota missing child program and the definition of endangered; modifying certain missing persons report requirements and duties of commissioner of public safety and law enforcement agencies, regulating investigation and entry of information, requiring federal law compliance; Status: HF substituted on General Orders HF1242 - 04/22/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1274 - Updated (Status 04/03/2009) Miscellaneous tax provisions modification Rest Relating to taxation ARTICLE 1 - PROPERTY TAXES /> Modifying the state general levy base amount apportionment of the state general property tax levied against commercial-industrial and seasonal residential recreational property and the levy of state general tax; modifying certain local governmental unit levy limitations ARTICLE 2 - INDIVIDUAL INCOME TAXES Adding a fourth bracket to the individual income tax; adding a clothing sales tax credit to the individual income tax, specifying limitations, Status: Authors added Scheid; Dibble - 04/03/2009 MN SF 1335 - Updated (Hearing 03/19/2009) Solar energy generation project installations distributed energy resources modifications Doll Relating to utilities; regulating certain distributed energy resources; modifying certain generation project limitations for qualifying solar energy project installations (je) Status: Referred to Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications - 03/09/2009

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Number: MN SF 1356 - Updated (New 03/11/2009) Title: Farm machinery, agricultural production material and building material sales and use tax exemption authorization Sponsor: Dille Abstract: Relating to taxation; sales and use; expanding the definition of farm machinery to include certain items for sales and use tax exemption purposes; exempting certain agricultural production material and certain building material from sales and use taxes (me) Status: Referred to Taxes - 03/12/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1430 - Updated (Hearing 03/16/2009) Qualifying solar electric project definition modification Pappas Relating to energy; modifying the definition of qualifying solar electric project to include energy storage equipment and to include installation in publicly owned buildings (me) Status: Referred to Energy, Utilities, Technology and Communications - 03/12/2009

Number: MN SF 1445 - Updated (Status 05/15/2009) Title: Speech language pathologists, occupational therapists and licensed health care professional provisions modifications; health department resident reimbursement classification implementation; food, beverage and lodging establishments licensure provisions modifications Sponsor: Marty
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Abstract: 2E Relating to health; modifying certain health occupation provisions; requiring commissioner of health to enroll a licensed pharmacy or individual pharmacist as a program-registered provider in the pediatric vaccine administration program; modifying the definition of practice for speech-language pathology; modifying continuing education report auditing requirements for speech-language pathologist licensees and increasing certain biennial licensure fees; modifying the definition of licensed Status: HF substituted on General Orders HF1745 - 05/14/2009 Number: MN SF 1479 - Updated (Status 05/06/2009) Title: Electronic prescription drug program modifications; pediatric vaccine administration program pharmacies enrollment requirement Sponsor: Doll Abstract: 1E Making certain technical changes to the electronic prescription drug program; defining backward compatible and modifying certain definitions; modifying requirements for electronic prescribing; requiring the commissioner of health to enroll licensed pharmacies or pharmacists as providers in the pediatric vaccine administration program (je) Status: Referred by Chair to Health Care and Human Services Finance Division - 05/05/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1502 - Updated (Hearing 03/30/2009) Shining artificial lights use for wild animal location restrictions modifications and penalties Senjem Modifying certain restrictions on use of artificial lights (shining) to take wild animals with or without implements; conforming penalties; providing certain exceptions for shining without implements and specifying temporary warning requirements prior to a certain date (je) Status: Referred to Environment and Natural Resources - 03/16/2009

Number: MN SF 1503 - Updated (Status 05/28/2009) Title: Child welfare and policy provisions modifications; adoption provisions modifications; data practices clarification; foster care provisions modifications Sponsor: Torres Ray Abstract: 2E Relating to child welfare ARTICLE 1- CHILD WELFARE TECHNICAL Making technical changes to the interstate compact for the placement of children (ICPC), child protection and general assistance (GA), specifying instructions to the revisor of statutes; repealing a provision requiring the subject of a child protection background check to be provided with results of the study ARTICLE 2 - CHILD WELFARE POLICY /> Clarifying data practices; authorizing the sharing of child support data on parents and Status: Secretary of State, Filed 05/22/09 - 05/22/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1530 - Updated (Hearing 03/30/2009) Bovine tuberculosis management zone properties state-paid property tax credit modification Skoe Modifying the tax credit for property in bovine tuberculosis modified accredited zones to include rural vacant land; changing the amount and basis of credit, prohibiting credit from exceeding the property tax (rt) Status: Referred to Taxes - 03/16/2009

Number: MN SF 1532 - Updated (New 03/14/2009) Title: Advanced practice registered nurses practice requirements modification
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Sponsor: Sheran Abstract: Relating to health occupations; authorizing clinical nurse specialists, nurse-midwifes and nurse practitioner practices to prescribe pharmacological treatment (drugs); modifying duties of an advanced practice registered nurses; clarifying certain duties of registered nurse anesthetists and certified registered nurse anesthetists; clarifying drug dispensing authority; placing licensed advance practice registered nurse under the category of practitioner; permitting an advanced practice registered Status: Referred to Health, Housing and Family Security - 03/16/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1627 - Updated (Status 04/28/2009) Omnibus judiciary appropriations Foley 3E Relating to judiciary funding ARTICLE 1 - APPROPRIATIONS /> Providing a summary of appropriations by fund; appropriating money to the supreme court for operations, for civil legal services and for legal services to low-income clients in family law matters, to the court of appeals, to trial courts, to the tax court, to the uniform laws commission, to the board of judicial standards, for major disciplinary actions undertaken by the board, and to the board of public defense ARTICLE 2 - FEE Status: Referred by Chair to Public Safety Finance Division - 04/27/2009

Number: MN SF 1651 - Updated (Status 05/12/2009) Title: Clean water legacy and drinking water protection activities appropriation; clean water legacy website, logo for signage and 25 year strategic plan establishment Sponsor: Cohen Abstract: 2E Appropriating money for natural resource purposes from the clean water fund ARTICLE 1 - CLEAN WATER FUND APPROPRIATIONS /> Appropriating money from the clean water fund to department of natural resources for nonpoint source restoration and protection activities; for targeted nonpoint source pollution reduction projects including appropriations to the board of water and soil resources and the Anoka conservation district for water quality and restoration projects; to the board of water and soil Status: Chief author added Cohen - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1656 - Updated (Hearing 03/30/2009) Minnows imported for aquatic farms sale authority for bait Fobbe Allowing a certain percentage of minnows imported for aquatic farms to be sold as bait; specifying certain sale restrictions (je) Status: Referred to Environment and Natural Resources - 03/18/2009 MN SF 1683 - Updated (New 03/19/2009) Marijuana plant possession crime establishment; sale and possession amounts modifications Ortman Relating to controlled substances; changing the definition of small amount of marijuana and marijuana plant; decreasing the weight for sale and possession crimes; establishing a misdemeanor marijuana possession crime; permitting sentencing for nonviolent nondrug offenders with addiction; requiring commissioner of corrections to consider intake chemical dependency assessment; early release suitability, validated risk assessment tools; requiring commissioner bed savings amount determination; Status: Referred to Judiciary - 03/19/2009
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MN SF 1729 - Updated (Hearing 04/01/2009) State parks and trails appropriation; operations, maintenance, planning and report requirements Bakk Relating to natural resources; appropriating money to the commissioner of natural resources (DNR) for state parks and trails; requiring the opening and reopening of visitor centers at Lake Bronson, Blue Mounds, St. Croix and Grand Portage state parks; requiring the commissioner to utilize the Minnesota conservation corps and youth corps to carry out certain activities, to develop and use appropriate signage, and to undertake a ten your strategic state parks and trails plan, specifying certain Status: Referred to Finance - 03/23/2009

Number: MN SF 1746 - Updated (Status 04/18/2009) Title: State air quality, hazardous waste and water quality standards analysis requirement Abstract: Relating to the environment; requiring an analysis of state air quality, hazardous waste and water quality standards; prohibiting state standards from exceeding similar federal standards, exceptions (me) Status: Referred to Environment and Natural Resources - 03/23/2009 Number: MN SF 1747 - Updated (New 03/21/2009) Title: Environmental review requirements modification Abstract: Relating to the environment; modifying environmental review requirements; exempting certain projects subject to standards from environmental review; requiring project proposers to prepare environmental impact statements (EIS) and environmental assessment worksheets; requiring persons to obtain a permit from pollution control agency (PCA) prior to operating certain facilities; modifying the time period between the approval of an environmental impact statement and deadline for certain permit Status: Referred to Environment and Natural Resources - 03/23/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1777 - Updated (Text 06/11/2009) Tax provisions modifications Senjem Relating to taxation ARTICLE 1 - JOB INCENTIVES AND ECONOMIC STIMULUS Repealing the political contribution income or franchise tax refund; modifying the definition of taxpayer; defining small business stock; providing for the gradual reduction of corporate franchise tax rates; providing a refund for qualified property purchases by small businesses; modifying the corporate alternative minimum tax; modifying the residential homestead market value property tax credit; modifying the definition of Status: Referred to Taxes - 03/23/2009 MN SF 1779 - Updated (Hearing 05/12/2009) Omnibus agriculture, veterans and military affairs appropriations Vickerman 2E Relating to the organization, operation and financing of state government; appropriating money for agriculture, veterans, and the military /> ARTICLE 1 - AGRICULTURE Providing a summary of appropriations; appropriating money to commissioner of agriculture for protection services including the voluntary cleanup fund, for compensation for crop damage caused by elk and livestock destroyed or crippled by gray wolves and certain noxious weed control duties, for agricultural marketing and Status: HF substituted by motion [HF1122] - 04/23/2009

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Number: MN SF 1814 - Updated (New 03/24/2009)
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Title: Firearm discharge reporting requirement modification Abstract: Requiring commissioner of public safety to include a summary report of shots fired in the annual legislative crime report submitted by the bureau of criminal apprehension (BCA) (je) Status: Referred to Judiciary - 03/24/2009 Number: MN SF 1817 - Updated (New 03/24/2009) Title: Hunters, Anglers and Trappers Bill of Rights; constitutional amendments for right to arms and right to wear fur and display trophy animals; hunting and fishing access and public access to habitat program and appropriation Sponsor: Pariseau Abstract: "Hunters, Anglers and Trappers Bill of Rights" ARTICLE 1 - FINDINGS AND PURPOSE Specifying certain legislative findings and purpose to maximize opportunities for citizens to exercise the right to hunt, fish and take game ARTICLE 2 - RIGHT TO ARMS CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT Proposing an amendment to the Minnesota constitution, article I, to protect the right to keep, bear and use arms under certain conditions ARTICLE 3 - RIGHT TO WEAR FUR AND DISPLAY TROPHY ANIMALS CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT Status: Referred to Environment and Natural Resources - 03/24/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1839 - Updated (New 03/24/2009) Sales tax imposed on digital products Bakk Imposing the sales and use tax on digital products; defining digital products; repealing the definition of ringtone (me) Status: Referred to Taxes - 03/24/2009

Number: MN SF 1890 - Updated (Status 05/22/2009) Title: Health information technology and infrastructure and electronic health record system revolving account and loan program modifications; e-health advisory committee Sponsor: Lourey Abstract: 3E Modifying certain provisions relating to health information technology and infrastructure; defining certain terms; establishing an e-health advisory committee replacing e-health information technology and infrastructure advisory committee; modifying certain criteria hospitals and health care, providers must meet when implementing electronic health record systems; requiring commissioner of health to ensure that state implementation meets certain federal requirements; requiring commissioner to Status: Secretary of State, Filed 05/19/09 - 05/19/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 1913 - Updated (Hearing 04/21/2009) Clean water legacy activities appropriations Frederickson Appropriating money from the clean water fund for certain clean water legacy activities for the pollution control agency (PCA), natural resources (DNR), agriculture and health departments, board of water and soil resources (BWSR), metropolitan council and public facilities authority; providing for disposition of the clean water fund, specifying certain funding purposes and goals of the clean water fund (je) Status: Referred to Finance - 03/26/2009

Number: MN SF 2018 - Updated (Status 04/04/2009)
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Title: Omnibus criminal justice, public safety, corrections, judiciary and controlled substance policy provisions modifications Sponsor: Moua Abstract: Relating to public safety ARTICLE 1 - FEE INCREASES; CREATION OF NEW ACCOUNT; APPROPRIATION Imposing per-page filing fees for court papers by district court administrators; increasing various court fees and the criminal and traffic surcharge; authorizing the imposition of a public defender fee for licensed attorneys; establishing a court and public defender account in the special revenue fund and specifying certain deposit requirements; providing for distribution of money in the court and public Status: Referred to Finance - 04/01/2009 Number: MN SF 2031 - Updated (New 04/02/2009) Title: Pass-through income tax exemption; accounting, financial planning, brokerage and legal services sales tax imposition; sales tax on clothing modification; political subdivisions sales tax exemption Sponsor: Ortman Abstract: Relating to taxation; providing an income and franchise tax exemption for pass-through income; extending the sales and use tax to accounting, financial planning, and brokerage and legal services; extending the sales tax to certain clothing with a certain retail value and higher; extending the sales tax exemption to all state political subdivisions (rt) Status: Referred to Taxes - 04/02/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 2033 - Updated (New 04/03/2009) Outdoor recreation system public walk-in access easements contracts and appropriation Pariseau Authorizing and providing for the board of water and soil resources (BWSR) under the outdoor recreation system to contract for public walk-in access easements with landowners, restricting taking wild animals with firearms; appropriating money to BWSR for contract payments to landowners enrolling property /> (rt) Status: Referred to Environment and Natural Resources - 04/03/2009 MN SF 2074 - Updated (Text 06/11/2009) Omnibus tax bill Bakk 2E Relating to taxation and the financing and operation of state and local government; making policy, technical, administrative, enforcement, collection, refund, and other changes to income, franchise, property, sales and use, motor vehicle, estate, gambling, solid waste management, health care provider, cigarette and tobacco products, insurance premiums, aggregate removal, mortgage, deed, occupation, and production taxes, and other taxes and tax-related provisions; conforming provisions to Status: HF substituted by motion [HF2323] - 04/28/2009 MN SF 2083 - Updated (Status 06/03/2010) Omnibus higher education appropriations Pappas 3E Providing for the financing of higher education and related purposes /> ARTICLE 1 - HIGHER EDUCATION APPROPRIATIONS /> Appropriating money to the office of higher education for state grants, safety officer survivors, child care grants, state work-study grants, achieve scholarship program, Indian scholarships, TEACH program, intervention for college attendance program grants, Midwest higher
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scholarships, TEACH program, intervention for college attendance program grants, Midwest higher education compact, Power of You program, technical and community college emergency grants, veterinary Status: Line item veto message laid on table - 05/17/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MN SF 2092 - Updated (New 04/17/2009) Property tax deferment for riparian buffer lands Frederickson Providing a property valuation reduction for land constituting a riparian buffer, defining riparian buffer, requiring a covenant, specifying requirements (rt) Status: Referred to Taxes - 04/17/2009 MN SF 2099 - Updated (Status 05/15/2009) Omnibus environment, natural resources and energy appropriations Anderson 2E Relating to the organization, operation and financing of state government; appropriating money for environment, natural resources, and energy /> ARTICLE 1- ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES Providing a summary of appropriations by fund; appropriating money to pollution control agency (PCA) for the clean water partnership program, for county feedlot permit program administration grants, for local and basinwide water quality protection technical assistance and education, for subsurface sewage Status: HF substituted by motion [HF2123] - 04/23/2009 MN SF 2114 - Updated (Text 06/11/2009) Omnibus government finance (governor's budget) Pogemiller Relating to state government finance ARTICLE 1 - GENERAL EDUCATION ARTICLE 2 - EDUCATION EXCELLENCE ARTICLE 3 - SPECIAL PROGRAMS ARTICLE 4 - FACILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY ARTICLE 5 - NUTRITION AND ACCOUNTING ARTICLE 6 - LIBRARIES ARTICLE 7 - EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION ARTICLE 8 - PREVENTION ARTICLE 9 - SELF-SUFFICIENCY AND LIFELONG LEARNING ARTICLE 10 - STATE AGENCIES /> ARTICLE 11 - PELRAARTICLE 12 - HIGHER EDUCATION APPROPRIATIONS /> ARTICLE 13 - OTHER HIGHER EDUCATION PROVISIONS ARTICLE 14 Status: Referred to Rules and Administration - 04/23/2009

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Number: MN SF 2437 - Updated (Text 05/16/2010) Title: Domestic abuse and crime of stalking provisions modifications; electronic monitoring pilot project; data practices requirements exemptions; maximum bail increase; domestic abuse protection orders expansion to pets and companion animals Sponsor: Moua Abstract: 3E Relating to public safety; exempting certain domestic abuse or sexual /> attack programs from data practices requirement and classifying certain /> data; clarifying the requirement that the data communications network include orders for protection and no contract orders; expanding the definition of no contact orders; authorizing courts to include pets and companion animals in protective orders; authorizing domestic abuse ex parte court orders for protection to extend to areas surrounding a Status: Secretary of State Chapter 299 05/10/10 - 05/11/2010 Number: MN SF 2687 - Updated (Hearing 02/19/2010)
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Title: Protecting Children and Strengthening Families Act Sponsor: Torres Ray Abstract: "Protecting Children and Strengthening Families Act" ARTICLE 1 - PROTECTING CHILDREN AND STRENGTHENING FAMILIES ACT Creating the "Protecting Children and Strengthening Families Act"; declaring state public policy objectives; specifying priorities of act; defining certain terms; specifying use of certain funds; assigning duties of the commissioner of human services in relation to the act; requiring counties to submit implementation plans to receive funds; authorizing commissioner to determine Status: Referred to Health, Housing and Family Security - 02/18/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: MN SF 2945 - Updated (Status 04/12/2010) Child pornography definition modification Murphy 1E Relating to public safety; modifying a definition related to child pornography (je) Committee report, without further recommendation re-refer to Public Safety Policy and Oversight 04/12/2010

Number: MN SF 2950 - Updated (New 03/05/2010) Title: Jobs, family and economic development fund creation; agricultural, rural, early childhood, bioscience, medical technology, economic development, athletic, recreational, extracurricular activities and capital improvements funding mechanisms authorization; racetrack gaming activities regulations modifications and purse increases Sponsor: Sparks Abstract: Relating to economic development; creating the jobs, family and economic development fund; providing a funding mechanism for agricultural, rural, early childhood, bioscience, medical technology and economic development; providing for funding mechanism for athletic, recreational, and extracurricular activities and capital improvements; providing for and regulating gaming activities at racetracks and increasing purses (je) Status: Referred to State and Local Government Operations and Oversight - 03/04/2010 Missouri - Adjourned 2010 8 Bills

Number: MO HB 1662 - Updated (Status 07/16/2010) Title: Authorizes the State Veterinarian to restrict the movement of animals or birds under investigation for the presence or suspected presence of a toxin Sponsor: Brown, Dan Abstract: HB 1662 -- DISEASED ANIMALS This bill specifies that any animal or bird under investigation by the State Veterinarian within the Department of Agriculture for the presence or suspected presence of a toxin must not be removed from the premises until certain specified actions have taken place. The State Veterinarian will be authorized to choose the method of eradication of the toxin and may implement a holding period restricting the movement of any animal or bird under investigation for the Status: Approved by Governor (G) - 06/29/2010 Number: MO HB 1689 - Updated (Status 05/17/2010) Title: Prohibits any person from possessing dog fighting paraphernalia and adds a penalty for a second or subsequent offense for persons committing specified acts related to dog fighting Sponsor: LeVota, Paul
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Abstract: HB 1689 -- Dog Fighting Sponsor: LeVota This bill prohibits any person from possessing dog fighting paraphernalia. A first offense will be a class D felony, and a subsequent offense will be a class C felony. Any person who owns, possesses, keeps, or trains any dog with the intent that the dog will be engaged in an exhibition of dog fighting; for amusement or gain, causes any dog to fight with another dog or causes any dogs to injure each other; permits any of these acts to be committed on any Status: Referred: Crime Prevention (H) - 05/14/2010 Number: MO HB 1867 - Updated (Status 05/17/2010) Title: Adds to the list of mandated child abuse reporters any adult living in the same household and witnesses the abuse or neglect who is not subjected to the same suspected abusive conditions as the child Sponsor: LeVota, Paul Abstract: HB 1867 -- Mandated Reporters of Child Abuse Sponsor: LeVota This bill adds to the list of mandatory reporters of child abuse and neglect any adult who lives in the same household and witnesses the abuse or neglect or possible abuse or neglect of a child who is not subjected to the same suspected abusive conditions or circumstances as the child. Status: Referred: Spec Standing Committee on Children & Families (H) - 05/14/2010 Number: MO HB 1921 - Updated (Status 05/17/2010) Title: Establishes the Puppy Mill Cruelty Prevention Act to prohibit large-scale commercial breeding of dogs that is harmful and unhealthy Sponsor: Low, Beth Abstract: HB 1921 -- Puppy Mill Cruelty Prevention Act Sponsor: Low This bill establishes the Puppy Mill Cruelty Prevention Act which requires persons who breed dogs for commercial purposes to provide adequate housing, shelter, food, water, exercise, living space, veterinary care, and rest between breeding cycles. Commercial dog breeders are prohibited from breeding or raising for sale more than 50 intact dogs over four months of age at any time. Veterinarians, dog transporters, retail pet stores, and Status: Referred: Special Standing Committee on Urban Issues (H) - 05/14/2010 Number: MO HB 1926 - Updated (Status 05/17/2010) Title: Requires persons adopting a dog or cat to pay a fee of at least $50 which is refundable upon verification that the animal has been spayed or neutered Sponsor: Low, Beth Abstract: HB 1926 -- Spaying and Neutering of Dogs and Cats Sponsor: Low This bill prohibits releasing agencies from selling, trading, giving away, exchanging, releasing, adopting out, or transferring any dog or cat that has not been spayed or neutered with certain specified exceptions. Any person adopting a dog or cat must pay the releasing agency a conditionally refundable fee of at least $50. Upon written verification that the adopted animal has been spayed or neutered or reasonable proof that the Status: Referred: Special Standing Committee on Urban Issues (H) - 05/14/2010 Number: MO HB 2291 - Updated (Status 04/13/2010) Title: Establishes the Missouri Animal Care Advisory Committee to review and make recommendations on the welfare of poultry, livestock, and licensed dog breeding facilities in this state Sponsor: Munzlinger, Brian Abstract: HB 2291 -- Missouri Animal Care Advisory Committee Sponsor: Munzlinger This bill establishes the Missouri Animal Care Advisory Committee within the Department of Agriculture to review and make recommendations on the welfare of poultry, livestock, and licensed dog breeding facilities in this state.
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The 18-member committee will consist of: (1) The department director who will be a nonvoting member and serve as chair of the board; (2) The chair of the Missouri Senate Agriculture Committee as a Status: Public Hearing Completed (H) - 04/13/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MO SB 632 - Updated (Status 01/13/2010) Modifies provisions relating to dog fighting Cunningham SB 632 - This act increases the penalty for being a spectator at a dog fighting event from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class D felony for a second or subsequent offense. A person performing a lawful seizure because of a dog fighting violation, whether acting under the authority of a warrant or not, shall be given a disposition hearing within 30 days of the filing of the request in order to grant immediate disposition of the impounded dog. The person seizing the dog shall place it in the care of a Status: Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee - 01/13/2010 MO SB 664 - Updated (Status 01/13/2010) Modifies provisions relating to dog fighting Rupp SB 664 - This act increases the penalty for being a spectator at a dog fighting event from a Class A misdemeanor to a Class D felony for a second or subsequent offense. A person performing a lawful seizure because of a dog fighting violation, whether acting under the authority of a warrant or not, shall be given a disposition hearing within 30 days of the filing of the request in order to grant immediate disposition of the impounded dog. The person seizing the dog shall place it in the care of a Status: Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee - 01/13/2010 13 Bills

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MS HB 34 - Updated (Text 03/15/2010) Crimes; revise prohibition against conducting certain animal fights. Brown AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 97-41-11, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REVISE THE CRIME OF CONDUCTING CERTAIN ANIMAL FIGHTS; TO BRING FROWARD SECTION 97-41-18, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH PROHIBITS FIGHTS BETWEEN DOGS AND HOGS, FOR PURPOSES OF POSSIBLE AMENDMENT; TO BRING FORWARD SECTION 97-41-19, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH PROHIBITS DOG FIGHTS, FOR PURPOSES OF POSSIBLE AMENDMENT; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (H) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010 MS HB 783 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Food unsafe for human consumption; authorize State Health Officer to prohibit sale of in this state. Gardner AN ACT TO AMEND SECTIONS 69-1-18 AND 75-29-5, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO AUTHORIZE THE STATE HEALTH OFFICER, WITH THE CONSENT OF THE COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE AND COMMERCE, TO PROHIBIT THE SALE OF FOOD DEEMED UNSAFE FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION IN THIS STATE; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (H) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010

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Number: MS HB 795 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010)
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Title: CON; issue for add'l ICF-MR beds at community living program for developmentally disabled adults in Madison County. Sponsor: Martinson Abstract: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-7-191, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO AUTHORIZE THE ISSUANCE OF A CERTIFICATE OF NEED FOR ADDITIONAL ICF-MR BEDS IN AN EXISTING COMMUNITY LIVING PROGRAM FOR DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED ADULTS IN MADISON COUNTY; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (H) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MS HB 799 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Crimes; revise crime of animal cruelty and exempt certain activities from constituting the crime. Snowden AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 97-41-1, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REVISE THE CRIME OF ANIMAL CRUELTY; TO DISTINGUISH BETWEEN MISDEMEANOR AND FELONY DEGREES OF THE CRIME; TO CLARIFY AND REVISE THE ELEMENTS OF THE OFFENSE; TO DEFINE CERTAIN TERMS RELATING TO THE CRIME; TO SPECIFICALLY EXEMPT CERTAIN ACTIVITIES FROM CONSTITUTING THE CRIME; TO REPEAL SECTIONS 97-41-3, 97-41-5, 97-41-7, 97-41-9, 97-41-13, 97-41-15, 97-41-16 AND 97-41-17, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH RELATE TO THE VARIOUS PROHIBITIONS Status: (H) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010 MS HB 814 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) CON; issue for nursing home in Holmes County. Clark AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-7-191, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO AUTHORIZE THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ISSUE A CERTIFICATE OF NEED FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OR EXPANSION OF NURSING FACILITY BEDS OR THE CONVERSION OF OTHER BEDS TO NURSING FACILITY BEDS IN HOLMES COUNTY NOT TO EXCEED SIXTY BEDS; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. , Status: (H) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010

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Number: MS HB 854 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: CON; authorize transfer of nursing home beds from Hancock County and new nursing home beds in Lamar County. Sponsor: Compretta Abstract: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-7-191, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO DIRECT THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO TRANSFER AND RELOCATE NURSING FACILITY BEDS FORMERLY LICENSED IN HANCOCK COUNTY TO THREE LOCATIONS IN STONE, LAMAR AND HANCOCK COUNTIES; TO DIRECT THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO ISSUE A CERTIFICATE OF NEED FOR NURSING FACILITY BEDS IN LAMAR COUNTY; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (H) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MS HB 943 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Crimes; clarify criminal offense of cruelty to dogs or cats. Bennett AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 97-41-16, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CLARIFY THE CRIMINAL OFFENSE OF MALICIOUS OR MISCHIEVOUS INJURY TO A DOG OR CAT; TO PROVIDE THAT CERTAIN ACTIVITIES WILL NOT CONSTITUTE THE CRIMINAL OFFENSE; TO AMEND SECTIONS 97-41-1, 97-415, 97-41-7 AND 97-41-9, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, IN CONFORMITY TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS
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5, 97-41-7 AND 97-41-9, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, IN CONFORMITY TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ACT; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (H) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MS SB 2074 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Animal cruelty; revise. Dearing AN ACT TO ESTABLISH LAWS AGAINST THE CRUELTY OF ANY DOG OR CAT; TO ESTABLISH THE CRITERIA FROM WHICH A PERSON WHO KNOWINGLY AND WITH CRIMINAL NEGLIGENCE COMMITS THE ACT OF CRUELTY TO ANY DOG OR CAT SHALL BE CHARGED; TO ESTABLISH THE ACT OF AGGRAVATED CRUELTY; TO ESTABLISH THAT ANYONE GUILTY OF AN ACT OF AGGRAVATED CRUELTY SHALL BE CHARGED WITH A FELONY; TO REPEAL SECTIONS 97-41-1, 97-41-5, 97-41-7 AND 97-41-9, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH DEAL WITH ANIMAL CRUELTY; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (S) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010 MS SB 2075 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Animal cruelty; revise offense. Dearing AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 97-41-1, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REVISE THE CRIME OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS, TO INCORPORATE ELEMENTS OF OFFENSES FOUND ELSEWHERE IN CHAPTER 41, AND TO DISTINGUISH BETWEEN MISDEMEANOR AND FELONY DEGREES OF THE OFFENSE; TO AMEND SECTION 97-41-3, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REVISE THE PROCESS BY WHICH AN ANIMAL MAY BE LAWFULLY DESTROYED, AND TO GRANT IMMUNITY TO THOSE ACTING UNDER THE SECTION IN GOOD FAITH; TO ENACT DEFINITIONS; TO PROVIDE EXEMPTIONS FROM THE APPLICATION Status: (S) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010 MS SB 2623 - Updated (Status 03/02/2010) Animal cruelty; revise. Hewes AN ACT TO CREATE SECTION 97-41-25, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROHIBIT CRUELTY TO VERTEBRATE ANIMALS; TO CREATE SECTION 97-41-27, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO ESTABLISH THE CRIME OF AGGRAVATED CRUELTY TO ANY DOMESTICATED DOG OR CAT; TO CREATE SECTION 97-41-29, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE EXEMPTIONS FROM CRIMINAL LIABILITY UNDER THE CHAPTER; TO CREATE SECTION 97-41-31, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO ENACT DEFINITIONS; TO REPEAL SECTIONS 97-41-1, 97-41-5, 97-41-7, 97-41-9 AND 97-41-16, Status: (H) Died In Committee - 03/02/2010 MS SB 2961 - Updated (Status 03/10/2010) Stalking; revise elements of offense. Blount AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 97-3-107, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO REVISE THE ELEMENTS OF THE OFFENSE OF STALKING AND AGGRAVATED STALKING; TO ENACT DEFINITIONS; TO CLARIFY AND REVISE TERMS OF PUNISHMENT; TO CLARIFY VENUE FOR PROSECUTION OF THE OFFENSE; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (H) Died On Calendar - 03/10/2010
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MS SB 2971 - Updated (Text 03/15/2010) Animal cruelty; revise. Dearing AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 97-41-1, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE A STATEMENT OF LEGISLATIVE INTENT AS TO THE PURPOSE OF THE LAWS CONCERNING ANIMAL CRUELTY AND OTHER OFFENSES AGAINST ANIMALS; TO AMEND SECTION 97-41-3, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO ENACT DEFINITIONS; TO AMEND SECTION 97-41-5, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CREATE THE MISDEMEANOR OFFENSE OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS; TO AMEND SECTION 97-41-7, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO CREATE THE OFFENSE OF AGGRAVATED CRUELTY TO A DOG OR CAT, AND TO Status: (S) Died In Committee - 02/02/2010 MS SB 3085 - Updated (Status 03/02/2010) Animal cruelty; revise. Dearing AN ACT TO CREATE SECTION 97-41-25, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROHIBIT CRUELTY TO VERTEBRATE ANIMALS; TO CREATE SECTION 97-41-27, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO ESTABLISH THE CRIME OF AGGRAVATED CRUELTY TO ANY DOMESTICATED DOG OR CAT; TO CREATE SECTION 97-41-29, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO PROVIDE EXEMPTIONS FROM CRIMINAL LIABILITY UNDER THE CHAPTER; TO REPEAL SECTIONS 97-41-1, 97-41-5, 97-41-7, 97-41-9 AND 97-41-16, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, WHICH DEAL WITH ANIMAL CRUELTY; AND FOR RELATED Status: (H) Died In Committee - 03/02/2010 4 Bills

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Mississippi - 2nd Special Session - Adjourned 2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: MS HB 4 - Updated (Status 08/27/2010) Controlled substances; include synthetic cannabinoids. Banks AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-29-113, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO INCLUDE VARIOUS SYNTHETIC CANNABINOIDS IN SCHEDULE I; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (H) Died In Committee - 08/27/2010 MS HB 5 - Updated (Status 08/27/2010) Controlled substances; include synthetic cannabinoids. Peranich AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-29-113, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO INCLUDE VARIOUS SYNTHETIC CANNABINOIDS IN SCHEDULE I; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (H) Died In Committee - 08/27/2010 MS HB 6 - Updated (Status 08/27/2010) Controlled substances; include synthetic cannabinoids. Martinson AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-29-113, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO INCLUDE VARIOUS SYNTHETIC CANNABINOIDS IN SCHEDULE I; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (H) Died In Committee - 08/27/2010

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Title: Synthetic cannabinoids; revise Schedule I to include. Sponsor: Hewes Abstract: AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 41-29-113, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO INCLUDE VARIOUS SYNTHETIC CANNABINOIDS IN SCHEDULE I; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES. Status: (S) Died In Committee - 08/27/2010 Montana - Prefiled Drafts 2011 3 Bills

Number: MT LC 192 - Updated (New 10/25/2010) Title: Clarify the definition of "local owner" in Renewable Portfolio Standard Abstract: A BILL FOR AN ACT ENTITLED: "AN ACT CLARIFYING THE DEFINITION OF "LOCAL OWNERS" IN THE MONTANA RENEWABLE POWER PRODUCTION AND RURAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ACT; AMENDING SECTION 69-3-2003, MCA; AND PROVIDING AN IMMEDIATE EFFECTIVE DATE AND AN APPLICABILITY DATE." Status: (C) Draft in Assembly/Executive Director Review - 09/21/2010 Number: MT LC 319 - Updated (New 10/25/2010) Title: Revise renewable portfolio standard to include hydropower expansions Abstract: A BILL FOR AN ACT ENTITLED: "AN ACT REVISING THE DEFINITION OF "ELIGIBLE RENEWABLE RESOURCE" TO INCLUDE HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT EXPANSIONS; GRANTING THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION RULEMAKING AUTHORITY OVER HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT EXPANSIONS; AMENDING SECTIONS 69-3-2003 AND 69-3-2006, MCA; AND PROVIDING AN IMMEDIATE EFFECTIVE DATE AND AN APPLICABILITY DATE." Status: (C) Draft in Assembly/Executive Director Review - 09/21/2010 Number: MT LC 356 - Updated (New 10/25/2010) Title: Protect veterinarians for reporting animal abuse Status: (C) Draft Request Received - 09/13/2010 North Carolina - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC H 6 - Updated (Hearing 03/03/2009) Davie's Law/Humane Euthanasia in Shelters. Allred AN ACT to provide for humane euthanasia of animals in animal shelters. House Ref to the Com on Agriculture, if favorable, Judiciary II - 02/12/2009 NC H 27 - Updated (Hearing 05/13/2009) Regulate Euthanasia of Animals. Tarleton AN ACT to regulate the euthanasia of animals and to specify certain methods of euthanasia of animals. House Re-ref Com On Judiciary II - 05/06/2009 NC H 36 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Special Plate for Mining, Travel, and Tourism. Gillespie AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the North Carolina Gold
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Foundation, INc. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 03/18/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC H 111 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Special Plate for the Beekeepers Association. Tarleton AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the North Carolina State BeeKeepers Association, inc. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 03/18/2009 NC H 128 - Updated (Text, Status 02/12/2009) Authorize Grandfather Mtn. as State Park. Frye AN ACT to authorize the addition of GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN STATE PARK to the state parks system. House Ref to the Com on Environment and Natural Resources, if favorable, Appropriations 02/12/2009 NC H 150 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Special Plate for ARTS NC. Carney AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for arts North carolina, Inc. House Re-ref Com On Finance - 03/18/2009

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NC H 153 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Special Plate for the Horse Council. Dickson AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the North carolina Horse council, Inc. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 03/18/2009 NC H 168 - Updated (Text, Status 02/17/2009) "Choose Life" Special Plate. Gillespie AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE DIVISION OF MOTOR VEHICLES TO ISSUE A "CHOOSE LIFE" SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE. Status: House Ref to the Com on Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House, if favorable, Transportation, if favorable, Finance - 02/17/2009 NC H 208 - Updated (Text, Status 06/11/2010) Spay/Neuter Program Transfer/Funds. Harrison AN ACT TO TRANSFER ADMINISTRATION OF THE VOLUNTARY SPAY/NEUTER PROGRAM TO THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES and to amend the funding for the Spay/neuter account. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 06/10/2010
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NC H 245 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Special Plate for Cure Search. Gibson AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the National Childhood CANCER Foundation. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 03/18/2009 NC H 325 - Updated (Status 03/25/2009) Mountains-to-Sea Trail Special Plate. Wiley AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the friends of the mountains-to-sea trail, Inc. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 03/25/2009 NC H 346 - Updated (Hearing 07/14/2009) Partially Disabled Vets/Free Plates/Parking. Underhill AN ACT to provide SPECIAL partially DISABLED VETERAN plates to AN APPLICANT free of charge and to allow partially disabled veterans to park for free when displaying the partially disabled veteran SPECIAL plate. Status: House Ref to the Com on Transportation, if favorable, Finance - 03/02/2009 NC H 369 - Updated (Text, Status 03/03/2009) Civil War Special Plate. Haire AN ACT to authorize the division of motor VEHICLES to produce a civil war special plate. House Ref to the Com on Transportation, if favorable, Finance - 03/03/2009

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NC H 372 - Updated (Hearing 05/26/2009) Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Credit. Holliman AN ACT to extend the sunset for the renewable energy tax credit to match the federal tax credit, to encourage installation of combined heat and power property and geothermal heat pumps, and to allow energy tax credits to be taken against the gross premium tax. Status: House Ref to the Com on Energy and Energy Efficiency, if favorable, Finance - 03/04/2009 NC H 424 - Updated (Hearing 03/17/2009) Certified Technicians for Animal Euthanasia. Allred AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO CERTIFY PERSONS TO ORDER, POSSESS, AND ADMINISTER DRUGS FOR ANIMAL EUTHANASIAAND TO AUTHORIZE ANIMAL SHELTERS that CONTRACT WITH THESE PERSONS TO APPLY FOR REGISTRATION UNDER THE FEDERAL CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT. Status: House Ref to the Com on Agriculture, if favorable, Health, if favorable, Judiciary II - 03/05/2009
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NC H 434 - Updated (Hearing 04/02/2009) Enhanced Notice for Animal Waste Permittees. Setzer AN ACT to require individual notice to animal waste management system General permit holders prior to any Public meetings conducted by the Department of Environment and Natural resources regarding revisions to or renewal of the general permit. Status: House Re-ref Com On Environment and Natural Resources - 03/25/2009 NC H 460 - Updated (Text 03/10/2009) Commercial dog breeders. Jeffus AN ACT to regulate the commercial breeding of dogs. House Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House - 03/09/2009

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NC H 461 - Updated (Status 06/16/2009) Extend Animal Waste Operation Inspection Pgm. Hill AN ACT TO EXTEND THE sunset for the pilot program regarding annual inspections of animal operations that are subject to a general permit for an animal waste management system. Status: Ch. SL 2009-84 - 06/11/2009 NC H 486 - Updated (Status 03/25/2009) Special License Plate for Volleyball Assoc. McGee AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a carolina regional volleyball association special registration plate. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 03/25/2009 NC H 512 - Updated (Text 09/01/2009) Incentives for Energy Conservation. Holliman AN ACT to extend the credit for investing in renewable energy property to geothermal heat pumps and equipment, to allow the credit to be taken against the gross premiums tax, and to extend the sunset for the credit. Status: Ch. SL 2009-548 - 08/28/2009 NC H 513 - Updated (Text, Status 04/15/2009) Study Fire Ants. Lewis AN ACT to create the Legislative Study committee on the impact and control of fire ants in north carolina. House Re-ref Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House - 04/15/2009

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Number: NC H 514 - Updated (Status 04/01/2009) Title: Donate Life Plate Special Plate. Sponsor: Gillespie
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Abstract: AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to issue a Donate life special REGISTRATION plate. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 04/01/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC H 570 - Updated (Text, Status 04/01/2009) Amend Private Protective Services Act. Gibson AN ACT to amend the private protective services act. House Re-ref Com On Finance - 04/01/2009

NC H 574 - Updated (Status 03/25/2009) Battle of Kings Mountain Special Plate. Moore AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the battle of kings mountain. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 03/25/2009 NC H 606 - Updated (Text, Status 03/16/2009) Add Definition of Biodiesel. Harrison AN ACT to add the definition of biodiesel to the energy credit banking and selling program for the quality and safety of motorists. Status: House Ref to the Com on Energy and Energy Efficiency, if favorable, Finance - 03/16/2009 NC H 607 - Updated (Text, Status 03/16/2009) Phase Out Lagoon and Sprayfield Systems. Harrison AN ACT to phase out traditional animal waste management systems that serve swine farms. House Ref to the Com on Environment and Natural Resources, if favorable, Finance - 03/16/2009 NC H 626 - Updated (Text, Status 03/18/2009) Restraining of Dogs. Yongue AN ACT to amend the criminal law concerning restraining of dogs. House Ref to the Com on Wildlife Resources, if favorable, Judiciary II, if favorable, Appropriations 03/18/2009

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NC H 682 - Updated (Text, Status 07/01/2009) Adjust Conflict Threshold. Guice AN ACT to adjust the exemption limits for small local governments in the public contracting statutes to account for inflation since last adjusted seven years ago. Status: Ch. SL 2009-226 - 06/30/2009

Number: NC H 700 - Updated (Status 04/01/2009) Title: Pamlico-Tar River Foundation Special Plate.
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Sponsor: McLawhorn Abstract: AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the pamlico-tar river foundation. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 04/01/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC H 733 - Updated (Hearing 04/21/2009) Regulate Comm. Breeding/Dogs. McElraft AN ACT to regulate commercial dog breeding. House Ref to the Com on Agriculture, if favorable, Finance - 03/23/2009

NC H 764 - Updated (Text, Status 08/11/2009) 2009 Appointments Bill. Owens AN ACT to appoint persons to various public OFFICES upon the recommendation of the speaker of the house of representatives and the President Pro Tempore of the senate. Status: Ch. SL 2009-470 - 08/11/2009 NC H 802 - Updated (Status 04/21/2009) Delineate River Basins. Allen AN ACT to delineate the boundaries of the river basins of north carolina for the purpose of aligning the river basin planning programs of the division of water resources and the division of water quality in the department of environment and natural resources, as recommended by the 2008 report of the water allocation study to the environmental review commission. Status: House Re-ref Com On Environment and Natural Resources - 04/21/2009 NC H 803 - Updated (Text, Status 03/26/2009) Funds/Zoo/North American Upgrade. E. Warren AN ACT to appropriate funds for improvements at the north carolina zoological park. House Ref To Com On Appropriations - 03/26/2009

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NC H 822 - Updated (Status 04/08/2009) Support Soccer Special Plate. Harrell AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a "Support Soccer" special Registration plate for the North Carolina Soccer Hall of Fame, Inc. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 04/08/2009 NC H 836 - Updated (Status 09/11/2009) Modify Appropriations Act. Tillis AN ACT TO MAKE TECHNICAL, CLARIFYING, AND OTHER MODIFICATIONS TO THE APPROPRIATIONS ACT OF 2009.
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Status: Ch. SL 2009-575 - 09/10/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC H 844 - Updated (Status 04/08/2009) Children's Home Society Special Plate. Jeffus AN ACT to authorize the division of motor VEHICLES to produce a special plate for the children's Home society of North CAROLINA that bears the phrase "ADOption works." Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 04/08/2009 NC H 874 - Updated (Status 04/08/2009) Neuse River Foundation Special Plate. Underhill AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the Neuse river foundation. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 04/08/2009 NC H 913 - Updated (Status 05/20/2009) Special Plate/U.S. Service Academy Graduates. Killian AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for GRADUATES of the united states service academies, which INCLUDE the United States air force academy, the united states coast guard academy, the United States merchant marine academy, the united States Military academy, and the UNited States naval academy. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 05/20/2009 NC H 915 - Updated (Text, Status 04/01/2009) Appropriations Act of 2009. Michaux AN ACT TO MAKE BASE BUDGET APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT OPERATIONS OF STATE DEPARTMENTS, INSTITUTIONS, AND AGENCIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. Status: House Ref to the Com on Finance, if favorable, Appropriations - 04/01/2009 NC H 916 - Updated (Text, Status 04/01/2009) Appropriations Act of 2009. Michaux AN ACT TO MAKE BASE BUDGET APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT OPERATIONS OF STATE DEPARTMENTS, INSTITUTIONS, AND AGENCIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. Status: House Ref to the Com on Finance, if favorable, Appropriations - 04/01/2009 NC H 921 - Updated (Text, Status 08/11/2009) Washington Deannexation/Dare Trapping. Braxton AN ACT TO amend the trapping laws IN DARE COUNTY and to remove the warren Field Airport from the corporate limits of the city of Washington. Status: Ch. SL 2009-469 - 08/11/2009
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NC H 945 - Updated (Status 09/11/2009) The Studies Act of 2009. Sutton AN ACT to provide for studies by the Commission, statutory oversight committees and commissions, and other agencies, committees, and commissions. Status: Ch. SL 2009-574 - 09/10/2009 NC H 951 - Updated (Status 08/10/2009) County Board of Health/Optometrist. Allen AN ACT TO ALLOW THE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS TO APPOINT A LICENSED OPTOMETRIST FROM ANOTHER COUNTY TO THE COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES AND TO ABOLISH THE STATE BOARD OF OSTEOPATHIC EXAMINATION AND REGISTRATION. The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts: SECTION 1. G.S. 130A?35 reads as rewritten: "§ 130A?35. County board of health; appointment; terms. (a) A county board of health shall be the policy?making, rule?making and adjudicatory body for a county health Status: Ch. SL 2009-447 - 08/07/2009 NC H 970 - Updated (Status 06/01/2009) Granville County Hunting. Crawford AN ACT to regulate hunting in granville county. Ch. SL 2009-45 - 05/28/2009 NC H 983 - Updated (Text, Status 04/02/2009) Funds/Zoo/African Pavilion. E. Warren AN ACT to appropriate funds for improvements at the north carolina zoological park. House Ref To Com On Appropriations - 04/02/2009

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NC H 1063 - Updated (Text, Status 05/26/2009) Update Rabies Law. Farmer-Butterfield AN ACT TO AMEND THE RABIES LAWS TO CONFORM WITH RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STATE PUBLIC HEALTH VETERINARIANS AND TO ALLOW STRAY OR FERAL ANIMALs TO BE EUTHANIZED AND TESTED FOR RABIES after biting a human. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 05/26/2009 NC H 1083 - Updated (Status 06/16/2009) Extend State Vet's Animal Disease Authority. Hill AN ACT to remove the sunset provision of the act that strengthened the authority of the state veterinarian to prevent and control an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease and other foreign animal diseases. Status: Ch. SL 2009-103 - 06/15/2009
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NC H 1098 - Updated (Status 08/10/2009) Protect Search and Rescue Animal. Frye AN ACT to provide the same protections to search and rescue animals as those provided to law enforcement agency animals and animals that assist the disabled. Status: Ch. SL 2009-460 - 08/07/2009 NC H 1101 - Updated (Text, Status 04/07/2009) Water Resource Policy Act of 2009. Allen AN ACT to enact the water resource policy act of 2009. House Ref to the Com on Water Resources and Infrastructure, if favorable, Finance - 04/07/2009

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NC H 1104 - Updated (Status 06/16/2009) Update NC Meat Inspection Act. Hill AN ACT to update north carolina's meat inspection act to be equivalent to federal standards by exempting ostriches from inspection fees, exempting rabbits from the poultry products inspection act, and chaNGING THE THRESHOLDS UNDER the poultry producer exemption for processing poultry products for interstate commerce. Status: Ch. SL 2009-102 - 06/15/2009 NC H 1118 - Updated (Status 06/16/2009) Standardize Wild Boar Seasons/Swine Study. Haire AN ACT to standardize wild boar hunting season and the harvesting of feral swine and to direct the department of agriculture and consumer services to study issues related to the importation of feral swine in north carolina. Status: Ch. SL 2009-89 - 06/11/2009 NC H 1154 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) Brenner Children's Hospital Special Plate. Folwell AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the brenner children's hospital. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 04/22/2009 NC H 1170 - Updated (Hearing 04/21/2009) Study Land Application of Septage and Sludge. Blackwood AN ACT to direct the department of agriculture and consumer services to study whether the current regulation of the land application of septage and sludge adequately protects human health and the environment. Status: House Ref to the Com on Agriculture, if favorable, Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House 04/08/2009
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NC H 1175 - Updated (Status 06/16/2009) Update NPDES Permitting for CAFOs. Hill AN ACT to update the National pollutant discharge elimination system (NPDES) permitting requirements for confined animal feeding operations (CAFOs). Status: Ch. SL 2009-92 - 06/11/2009 NC H 1206 - Updated (Hearing 05/05/2009) Disposal of Unclaimed Animals. Harrison AN ACT to expand application of the law concerning the holding and disposal of unclaimed animals. House Ref to the Com on Agriculture, if favorable, Judiciary I - 04/08/2009

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NC H 1253 - Updated (Text, Status 04/09/2009) Prohibit Penning of Wildlife. Harrell AN ACT to prohibit the placing of live foxes or coyotes in enclosed areas for the purpose of field trials or the training of dogs. Status: House Ref to the Com on Wildlife Resources, if favorable, Finance - 04/09/2009 NC H 1333 - Updated (Text 04/30/2009) Revise NC River Basins. Stiller AN ACT to provide that the area of the state that is denoted by the eight?digit cataloging unit 03040208 organized by the united states geologic survey be considered a part of the Cape Fear River Basin For purposes of regulation under part 2A of Article 21 of Chapter 143 of the General Statutes and to delineate the boundaries of the river basins of north carolina for the purpose of aligning the river basin planning programs of the division of water resources and the division of water quality in Status: House Re-ref Com On Environment and Natural Resources - 04/29/2009 NC H 1335 - Updated (Status 08/07/2009) Moratorium on EMC Rule Making. Gibson AN ACT to prohibit the environmental management commission from adopting certain permanent rules from the effective date of this act until July 1, 2011, except under certain circumstances. Status: House Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House - 08/07/2009 NC H 1336 - Updated (Status 08/05/2009) Amend Irrigation Contractors' Licensing Laws. Gibson AN ACT amending the laws regulating irrigation contractors to provide substantive requirements for licensing corporations, to provide for the issuance of licenses to nonresidents, to clarify the fee structure, and to make other conforming changes. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 08/05/2009
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NC H 1363 - Updated (Text, Status 04/09/2009) Confinement of Biting Dogs and Cats. Blue AN ACT to amend the law regarding the confinement of biting dogs and cats to provide that those animals shall be confined on their owner's property unless circumstances justify confining them elsewhere. Status: House Ref to the Com on Health, if favorable, Judiciary II - 04/09/2009 NC H 1456 - Updated (Status 05/07/2009) Drug Felon/No Large Dogs. Burr AN ACT to provide that a person who is convicted of a felony drug offense and sentenced to community or intermediate punishment shall have imposed as a special condition of probation that the person shall not own or have a dog that weighs more than fourteen pounds either on his or her residential premises or in a motor vehicle the person is driving and to provide that a person convicted of a felony drug offense shall not own or have a dog that weighs more than fourteen pounds either in a motor Status: House Re-ref Com On Judiciary II - 05/07/2009 NC H 1506 - Updated (Status 05/20/2009) Farmland Preservation Special Plate. Hill AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for Farmland Preservation. House Re-ref Com On Finance - 05/20/2009

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NC H 1508 - Updated (Text, Status 06/30/2009) Two-Thirds Bonds Act of 2008. Owens AN ACT to make technical corrections to the two?thirds bonds act of 2008; to provide for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds to finance the costs of the biomedical research imaging center and repairs and renovations of state facilities; to provide authority for the state to select the appropriate form of debt to issue in order to finance various projects; to reduce the special indebtedness authorizations for various projects in order to generate additional debt capacity; and to Status: Ch. SL 2009-209 - 06/29/2009 NC H 1522 - Updated (Status 05/20/2009) Special Plate for Senior Games. E. Warren AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the North Carolina Senior Games. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 05/20/2009 NC H 1534 - Updated (Status 06/10/2009) Special Plate for the NC Wildlife Federation. Underhill AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the north carolina
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wildlife federation, Inc. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 06/10/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC H 1555 - Updated (Status 05/20/2009) Special Plate for Green Industry Council. Gibson AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the Green industry council. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 05/20/2009 NC H 1556 - Updated (Text, Status 05/20/2009) NC Veterinary Medical Assoc. Special Plate. Dollar AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the NC Veterinary medical Association. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 05/20/2009 NC H 1594 - Updated (Text, Status 05/06/2009) Study Special Tax Reduction Provisions. Gibson AN ACT to require the revenue laws study committee to study special provisions in the north carolina tax code. Status: House Ref To Com On Finance - 05/06/2009 NC H 1627 - Updated (Status 05/20/2009) Carolinas Credit Union Special Plate. Steen AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the carolinas Credit union FOUNDATION, Inc. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 05/20/2009 NC H 1741 - Updated (Text, Status 07/23/2010) Animal Euthanasia Technicians. Ross AN ACT to AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO REgister animal shelters under the North Carolina Controlled substances Act for the limited purpose of obtaining, possessing, and using DRUGS FOR ANIMAL EUTHANASIA, TO AUTHORIZE certified euthanasia technicians to administer these drugs to euthanize DOGS and CATS on the premises of the animal shelter, AND to give the Department of agriculture and Consumer services explicit authorization to reject certification OF or to decertify Status: Ch. SL 2010-127 - 07/21/2010

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Number: NC S 3 - Updated (Status 08/05/2009) Title: Smoky Mountains National Park Plate Changes. Sponsor: John Snow
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Abstract: AN ACT to allow the use of fees collected from the Friends of the great Smoky Mountains National Park Special State Attraction plate to be used for ordinary administrative AND OPERATING EXPENSES AND TO AUTHORIZE THE DIVISION OF MOTOR VEHICLES TO ISSUE VARIOUS SPECIAL PLATES ON A BACKGROUND OTHER THAN "FIRST IN FLIGHT." The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts: SECTION 1. G.S. 20?81.12(b2) (1c) reads as rewritten: "(1c) Friends of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. – The revenue Status: House Ref To Com On Finance - 08/05/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC S 24 - Updated (Text, Status 02/03/2009) Special Plate for the Given Memorial Library. Harris Blake AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a "Home of american golf" special Registration plate for the given memorial library, Inc. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/03/2009 NC S 27 - Updated (Text, Status 02/04/2009) Special Plate for Cure Search. William R. Purcell AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the National Childhood CANCER Foundation. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/04/2009 NC S 89 - Updated (Status 10/01/2009) Authorize Grandfather Mtn. as State Park. Joe Sam Queen AN ACT to authorize the addition of GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN STATE PARK to the state parks system. Ch. SL 2009-12 - 03/31/2009 NC S 116 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) Authorize Various Special Plates. David W. Hoyle AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to issue various special registration plates. House Re-ref Com On Finance - 07/23/2009

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NC S 121 - Updated (Text, Status 02/12/2009) Special Plate for the Horse Council. David F. Weinstein AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the North carolina Horse council, Inc. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/11/2009 NC S 124 - Updated (Text, Status 02/12/2009) Support Soccer Special Plate. Katie G. Dorsett AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a "Support Soccer" special Registration
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plate for the North Carolina Soccer Hall of Fame, Inc. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/12/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC S 128 - Updated (Text, Status 02/12/2009) Special Plate for Carolina's Golf Association. Harry Brown AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the carolinas golf association. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/12/2009 NC S 134 - Updated (Text, Status 02/12/2009) Special Plate for ARTS NC. Tony Rand AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for arts North carolina, Inc. Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/12/2009

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NC S 182 - Updated (Status 07/14/2009) Honor Bob Scott. Tony Foriest A JOINT RESOLUTION Honoring the life and memory of robert Walter "Bob" scott, former governor of north carolina. Status: Senate Re-ref Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate - 07/14/2009 NC S 184 - Updated (Text, Status 02/18/2009) Jaycees Special Plate. Peter S. Brunstetter AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a jaycees special registration plate for the North carolina jaycees. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/18/2009 NC S 199 - Updated (Text, Status 02/18/2009) Davie's Law/Humane Euthanasia in Shelters. David W. Hoyle AN ACT to provide for humane euthanasia of animals in animal shelters. Senate Ref To Com On Judiciary I - 02/18/2009

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NC S 210 - Updated (Text, Status 02/18/2009) "Choose Life" Special Plate. Austin M. Allran AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE DIVISION OF MOTOR VEHICLES TO ISSUE A "CHOOSE LIFE" SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/18/2009

Number: NC S 239 - Updated (Text, Status 02/19/2009) Title: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Credit.
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Sponsor: Josh Stein Abstract: AN ACT to extend the sunset for the renewable energy tax credit to match the federal tax credit, to encourage installation of combined heat and power property and geothermal heat pumps, and to allow energy tax credits to be taken against the gross premium tax. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/19/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC S 305 - Updated (Status 02/26/2009) Incentives for Energy Conservation. Daniel G. Clodfelter AN ACT to create incentives for high-performance homes and renewable energy, to require reporting on energy usage by public schools and state institutions of higher learning, and to add the Design principles of the NC Healthybuilt homes program to the certification or rating systems that may qualify for building permit fee reductions or partial rebates allowed by counties and cities in order to encourage construction of buildings using sustainable design to achieve energy efficiency. Status: Senate Re-ref Com On Finance - 02/26/2009 NC S 307 - Updated (Text, Status 07/27/2009) Regulate Ownership & Use of Certain Reptiles. Ed Jones AN ACT to amend the law regulating the use of certain reptiles. Ch. SL 2009-344 - 07/27/2009

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NC S 325 - Updated (Text, Status 02/26/2009) Mountains-to-Sea Trail Special Plate. Joe Sam Queen AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the friends of the mountains-to-sea trail, Inc. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 02/26/2009 NC S 338 - Updated (Hearing 03/10/2009) Union Fire Fees. W. Edward (Eddie) Goodall AN ACT to allow union county to adjust its fire protection fees. Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/02/2009

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NC S 457 - Updated (Text, Status 07/01/2009) Add Definition of Biodiesel. John Snow AN ACT to add the definition of biodiesel to the energy credit banking and selling program for the quality and safety of motorists and to make a conforming change to the alternative fuel revolving fund. Status: Ch. SL 2009-237 - 06/30/2009

Number: NC S 460 - Updated (Hearing 08/07/2009) Title: Commercial Dog Breeder Regulation. Sponsor: Don Davis
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Abstract: AN ACT to ELIMINATE abusive PRACTICES and provide for the humane care and treatment of dogs and puppies by Establishing standards for their care at commercial breeding operations, excluding kennels or establishments operated for the purpose of boarding or training hunting, sporting, herding, show, or working dogs. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 08/06/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC S 467 - Updated (Text, Status 07/20/2009) Recover Pets/Relieve Overcrowding at Shelters. Floyd B. McKissick, Jr. AN ACT to assist owners in recovering lost pets, relieve Overcrowding at animal shelters, and facilitate adoptions of animals from shelters. Status: Ch. SL 2009-304 - 07/17/2009 NC S 473 - Updated (Hearing 04/21/2009) Certified Technicians for Animal Euthanasia. David F. Weinstein AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO CERTIFY PERSONS TO ORDER, POSSESS, AND ADMINISTER DRUGS FOR ANIMAL EUTHANASIAAND TO AUTHORIZE ANIMAL SHELTERS that CONTRACT WITH THESE PERSONS TO APPLY FOR REGISTRATION UNDER THE FEDERAL CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Agriculture/Environment/Natural Resources - 03/10/2009 NC S 502 - Updated (Text, Status 03/11/2009) Special Plate/Old Hickory Boy Scout Council. Peter S. Brunstetter AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the boy scouts of america. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/11/2009 NC S 515 - Updated (Text, Status 03/11/2009) Prohibit Penning of Wildlife. Neal Hunt AN ACT to prohibit the placing of live foxes or coyotes in enclosed areas for the purpose of field trials or the training of dogs. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Agriculture/Environment/Natural Resources - 03/11/2009 NC S 578 - Updated (Text, Status 03/12/2009) Special Plate for the NC Wildlife Federation. David W. Hoyle AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the north carolina wildlife federation, Inc. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/12/2009

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Number: NC S 620 - Updated (Text, Status 03/17/2009) Title: P.E.O. Special Registration Plate. Sponsor: John Snow
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Sponsor: John Snow Abstract: AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for P.E.O. International. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/17/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC S 630 - Updated (Text, Status 03/17/2009) Master Gardener Special Plate. Richard Stevens AN ACT to authorize the division of motor VEHICLES to produce a north carolina master gardener special plate. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/17/2009 NC S 638 - Updated (Text, Status 03/18/2009) Special Plate for Girl Scouts. Richard Stevens AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the Girl scouts of the u.s.a. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/18/2009 NC S 652 - Updated (Text, Status 07/01/2009) Prohibit Sale of Novelty Lighters. Austin M. Allran AN ACT to prohibit the retail sale and distribution of novelty lighters, as recommended by the child fatality task force. Status: Ch. SL 2009-230 - 06/30/2009 NC S 674 - Updated (Status 07/27/2009) Amend Rabies Laws. William R. Purcell AN ACT TO AMEND THE RABIES LAWS TO CONFORM WITH RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STATE PUBLIC HEALTH VETERINARIANS AND TO ALLOW STRAY OR FERAL ANIMALs TO BE EUTHANIZED AND TESTED FOR RABIES after biting a human. Status: Ch. SL 2009-327 - 07/24/2009 NC S 676 - Updated (Text 03/20/2009) Funds/Zoo/African Pavilion. Peter S. Brunstetter AN ACT to appropriate funds for improvements at the north carolina zoological park. Senate Ref To Com On Appropriations/Base Budget - 03/19/2009 NC S 677 - Updated (Text 03/20/2009) Funds/Zoo/North American Upgrade. Peter S. Brunstetter AN ACT to appropriate funds for improvements at the north carolina zoological park. Senate Ref To Com On Appropriations/Base Budget - 03/19/2009
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NC S 695 - Updated (Hearing 05/11/2009) Restraining of Dogs. Linda Garrou AN ACT to amend the criminal law concerning restraining of dogs. Senate Ref To Com On Judiciary I - 03/24/2009 NC S 735 - Updated (Text, Status 03/24/2009) Civil War Special Plate. Joe Sam Queen AN ACT to authorize the division of motor VEHICLES to produce a civil war special plate. Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/24/2009

NC S 736 - Updated (Text, Status 03/24/2009) Friends of Camp Daniel Boone Special Plate. Joe Sam Queen AN ACT to authorize the division of motor VEHICLES to produce a Friends of Camp Daniel Boone special plate for the Daniel Boone Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/24/2009 NC S 739 - Updated (Text 03/25/2009) Prohibit Penning of Wildlife. Vernon Malone AN ACT to prohibit the placing of live foxes or coyotes in enclosed areas for the purpose of field trials or the training of dogs. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Agriculture/Environment/Natural Resources - 03/24/2009 NC S 745 - Updated (Text 03/25/2009) S.T.A.R. Special Plate. Joe Sam Queen AN ACT to authorize the division of motor VEHICLES to produce a S.T.A.R. special plate for save the animals rescue. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/24/2009 NC S 747 - Updated (Text 03/25/2009) Native Brook Trout Special Plate. Joe Sam Queen AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for native brook trout. Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/24/2009

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NC S 758 - Updated (Text 03/25/2009) Transfer Secondary Roads to Counties. Bob Rucho AN ACT to remove the secondary roads from the state highway system and to transfer the RESPONSIBILITY for construction and MAINTENANCE of secondary roads to counties. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Appropriations/Base Budget - 03/24/2009
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NC S 833 - Updated (Status 04/28/2009) Delineate River Basins. Daniel G. Clodfelter AN ACT to delineate the boundaries of the river basins of north carolina for the purpose of aligning the river basin planning programs of the division of water resources and the division of water quality in the department of environment and natural resources, as recommended by the 2008 report of the water allocation study to the environmental review commission. Status: Senate Held by Senate - 04/28/2009 NC S 838 - Updated (Text, Status 08/27/2009) Amendments to Environmental Laws 2009. Charles W. Albertson AN ACT to amend certain environmental and natural resources laws to: (1) require electronic reporting of environmental lead test results and blood lead test results; (2) clarify the fee structure for food and lodging permits; (3) revise the sunset provision for nutrient offset payments; (4) amend the solid waste disposal tax to streamline the process when a local government is served by a solid waste management authority; (5) repeal the requirement that seasonal state park employees wear a Status: Ch. SL 2009-484 - 08/26/2009 NC S 891 - Updated (Text, Status 03/26/2009) Regulation of Lodging Establishments. Fletcher L. Hartsell, Jr. AN ACT amending chapter 130A of the General statutes to define lodging establishments, to regulate single-room occupancy, and to increase the minimum score for grading of lodging establishments; authorizing cities and counties to regulate single-room occupancy facilities; establishing fees for the inspection of lodging establishments; providing good-faith immunity to innkeepers who assist law enforcement personnel in criminal investigations; and making conforming changes. Status: Senate Ref to Commerce. If fav, re-ref to Finance - 03/26/2009 NC S 907 - Updated (Text, Status 03/26/2009) Water Resource Policy Act of 2009. Daniel G. Clodfelter AN ACT to enact the water resource policy act of 2009. Senate Ref To Com On Agriculture/Environment/Natural Resources - 03/26/2009

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NC S 951 - Updated (Text, Status 03/26/2009) Special Plate for Phi Beta Sigma. Vernon Malone AN ACT to authorize the division of motor vehicles to produce a special plate for the phi beta sigma fraternity. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Finance - 03/26/2009

Number: NC S 1010 - Updated (Text, Status 07/01/2009) Title: Migratory Game Bird Season Authority. Sponsor: A. B Swindell
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Abstract: AN ACT to authorize the wildlife resources commission to adopt season structures for migratory game bird seasons and to allow the use of unplugged shotguns and electronic calls. Status: Ch. SL 2009-221 - 06/30/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NC S 1011 - Updated (Status 10/02/2009) Amend Trap Sizes. A. B Swindell AN ACT to amend the law governing the sizes of traps for taking wild animals. Ch. SL 2009-120 - 06/19/2009 NC S 1062 - Updated (Status 08/06/2009) Strengthen Dom. Vio. Protective Orders/Pets. Julia Boseman AN ACT strengthening domestic violence protective orders to provide for the protection of pets. Ch. SL 2009-425 - 08/05/2009

NC S 1067 - Updated (Text 09/01/2009) Sustainable Local Food Policy Council/Goal. Charles W. Albertson AN ACT to establish the north carolina sustainable local food ADVISORY COUNCIL TO ADDRESS PROGRAM AND POLICY CONSIDERATIONS REGARDING THE development of a sustainable local food economy in north carolina. Status: Ch. SL 2009-530 - 08/28/2009 NC S 1093 - Updated (Text, Status 03/31/2009) Appropriations Act of 2009. Linda Garrou AN ACT TO MAKE BASE BUDGET APPROPRIATIONS FOR CURRENT OPERATIONS OF STATE DEPARTMENTS, INSTITUTIONS, AND AGENCIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. Status: Senate Ref To Com On Appropriations/Base Budget - 03/31/2009 NC S 1219 - Updated (Text, Status 05/20/2010) Animal Euthanasia Technicians. Fletcher L. Hartsell, Jr. AN ACT to AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO REgister animal shelters under the North Carolina Controlled substances Act for the limited purpose of obtaining, possessing, and using DRUGS FOR ANIMAL EUTHANASIA, TO AUTHORIZE certified euthanasia technicians to administer these drugs to euthanize DOGS and CATS on the premises of the animal shelter, AND to give the Department of agriculture and Consumer services explicit authorization to reject certification OF or to decertify Status: Senate Ref to Judiciary I. If fav, re-ref to Finance - 05/19/2010

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Number: NC S 1332 - Updated (Hearing 06/30/2010) Title: Spay/Neuter Program Transfer. Sponsor: Floyd B. McKissick, Jr.
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Abstract: AN ACT TO TRANSFER ADMINISTRATION OF THE VOLUNTARY SPAY/NEUTER PROGRAM TO THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES and to amend the funding for the Spay/neuter account. Status: House Re-ref Com On Finance - 06/24/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NC S 1334 - Updated (Text, Status 05/21/2010) Susie's Law. Don Vaughan AN ACT to increase the penalty for the malicious abuse, torture, or killing of an animal. Senate Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate - 05/20/2010 39 Bills

Nebraska - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 39 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Adopt new rules of evidence relating to sexual offenses Flood Provisions/portions of LB39 amended into LB97 by AM1094 - 05/29/2009 NE LB 56 - Updated (Text, Status 05/14/2009) Change the Livestock Waste Management Act Fischer Approved by Governor on May 13, 2009 - 05/13/2009

Number: NE LB 63 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Title: Change provisions and penalties relating to assault, firearms and other weapons, graffiti, gang affiliation, juveniles, bail, jailhouse informers, appeals, violence prevention, prisoner employment, and dating violence policies Sponsor: Friend Status: Provisions/portions of LB429 amended into LB63 by AM1088 - 05/29/2009 Number: NE LB 71 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Title: Require animal care professionals to report cases of animal abandonment, cruel neglect, or cruel mistreatment Sponsor: Cornett Status: Provisions/portions of LB71 amended into LB494 by AM1203 - 05/29/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 83 - Updated (Status 04/21/2010) Provide for the care of domestic animals in protection orders McGill Indefinitely postponed - 04/14/2010

Number: NE LB 97 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Title: Change provisions relating to foreign corporations, child enticement, child sexual assault, child pornography, incest, sex offenders, use of technology, and providers of transportation services, and adopt and change evidence rules regarding sexual conduct and admissibility of evidence Sponsor: Lautenbaugh
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Status: Provisions/portions of LB290 amended into LB97 by AM1234 - 05/29/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 99 - Updated (Text, Status 02/28/2009) Adopt the Anthrax Control Act Carlson Approved by Governor on February 26, 2009 - 02/27/2009 NE LB 100 - Updated (Text, Status 02/28/2009) Change Pesticide Act provisions Carlson Approved by Governor on February 26, 2009 - 02/27/2009

Number: NE LB 105 - Updated (Text, Status 04/10/2009) Title: Change provisions relating to fees, licenses, permits, funds, penalties, and damages under the Game Law and the State Boat Act Sponsor: Natural Resources Committee Status: Approved by Governor on April 08, 2009 - 04/09/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 143 - Updated (Status 01/17/2009) Adopt the Nebraska Shooting Range Protection Act Langemeier Bill withdrawn - 01/16/2009 NE LB 164 - Updated (Text, Status 04/23/2009) Change provisions relating to tax incentive programs Cornett Approved by Governor on April 22, 2009 - 04/22/2009 NE LB 165 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Change revenue laws Cornett Provisions/portions of LB165 amended into LB420 by AM710 - 05/29/2009

Number: NE LB 195 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Title: Change provisions relating to barbering, pharmacy, physician assistants, certificates of need, hearing instrument specialists, emergency medical services, tuberculosis detection and prevention, and statewide trauma services Sponsor: Gay Status: Provisions/portions of LB515 amended into LB195 by AM952 - 05/29/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 220 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Change provisions relating to pharmacy practice and pharmaceuticals Gloor Provisions/portions of LB220 amended into LB195 by AM952 - 05/29/2009
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Number: NE LB 241 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Title: Change the Commercial Dog and Cat Operator Inspection Act and adopt the Dog and Cat Purchase Protection Act Sponsor: Pahls Status: Provisions/portions of LB588 amended into LB241 by AM1028 - 05/29/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 252 - Updated (Status 04/10/2010) Prohibit possession of animal fighting paraphernalia Cornett President/Speaker signed - 04/09/2010 NE LB 315 - Updated (Status 06/17/2009) Appropriate funds for state government expenses Speaker Flood Provisions/portions of LB636 amended into LB315 by AM889 - 05/29/2009 NE LB 316 - Updated (Status 06/16/2009) Change provisions relating to certain funds and provide for transfers of funds Speaker Flood Provisions/portions of LB359 amended into LB316 by AM890 - 05/29/2009 NE LB 347 - Updated (Text, Status 05/27/2009) Eliminate governmental agency liability with respect to dogs Cornett Approved by Governor on May 26, 2009 - 05/26/2009 NE LB 385 - Updated (Status 04/18/2009) Terminate sales tax provisions Pahls Pahls MO32 failed - 04/17/2009

Number: NE LB 386 - Updated (Status 04/03/2009) Title: Change and suspend sales tax exemptions, change collection fees, change tax rates, state intent relating to property tax relief Sponsor: Pahls Status: Indefinitely postponed - 04/02/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 408 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Authorize consultation between veterinarians and other health care professionals Dierks Provisions/portions of LB408 amended into LB463 by AM620 - 05/29/2009

Number: NE LB 430 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Title: Change provisions relating to the Concealed Handgun Permit Act Sponsor: Christensen
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Status: Provisions/portions of LB145 amended into LB430 by AM993 - 05/29/2009 Number: NE LB 463 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Title: Provide for licensure of animal therapists, change authorization for collaborative animal health care tasks and veterinary drug distribution definitions, and change distribution of veterinary legend drugs provisions Sponsor: Dierks Status: Provisions/portions of LB586 amended into LB463 by AM620 - 05/29/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 485 - Updated (Status 03/24/2009) Exempt natural gas from sales tax and impose an excise tax on natural gas Cornett Indefinitely postponed - 03/23/2009

Number: NE LB 494 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Title: Require animal health care professionals to report cases of animal abuse and change dangerous dog provisions Sponsor: McCoy Status: Provisions/portions of LB71 amended into LB494 by AM1203 - 05/29/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 503 - Updated (Status 05/27/2009) Adopt the Nebraska Shooting Range Protection Act Langemeier Approved by Governor on May 26, 2009 - 05/26/2009 NE LB 566 - Updated (Status 03/10/2009) Provide tax incentives for windmill manufacturing Dubas Indefinitely postponed - 03/09/2009 NE LB 586 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Exempt veterinarians from the Veterinary Drug Distributor Licensing Act Dierks Provisions/portions of LB586 amended into LB463 by AM620 - 05/29/2009 NE LB 587 - Updated (Text, Status 05/27/2009) Exempt animal grooming from sales tax as prescribed Dierks Approved by Governor on May 26, 2009 - 05/26/2009 NE LB 588 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Adopt the Dog and Cat Purchase Protection Act Dierks Provisions/portions of LB588 amended into LB241 by AM1028 - 05/29/2009
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NE LB 604 - Updated (Text, Status 05/27/2009) Change the Pharmacy Practice Act to change provisions relating to medical gas distribution Howard Approved by Governor on May 26, 2009 - 05/26/2009 NE LB 658 - Updated (Text, Status 05/30/2009) Provide for infrastructure system replacement cost recovery by certain natural gas public utilities Friend Approved by Governor on May 29, 2009 - 05/29/2009 NE LB 677 - Updated (Status 02/21/2009) Change the Commercial Dog and Cat Operator Inspection Act Haar Indefinitely postponed - 02/20/2009 NE LB 865 - Updated (Text, Status 03/18/2010) Adopt the Livestock Animal Welfare Act Fischer Approved by Governor on March 17, 2010 - 03/17/2010 NE LB 952 - Updated (Status 04/21/2010) Exempt certain public utility income for infrastructure replacement and sewer programs from sales tax White Indefinitely postponed - 04/14/2010 NE LB 1084 - Updated (Status 04/23/2010) Provide for seizures of pet animals and equines as prescribed Karpisek Provisions/portions of LB1084 amended into LB712 by AM2355 - 04/14/2010 NE LR 6 - Updated (New 01/15/2009) Constitutional amendment to authorize and regulate racetrack gaming Karpisek Referred to Reference Committee - 01/14/2009

Number: NE LR 164 - Updated (Status 06/04/2009) Title: Interim study to examine the federal Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008 and its implementation in Nebraska Sponsor: Campbell Status: Referred to Health and Human Services Committee - 05/21/2009 Nebraska - 1st Special Session - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: NE LB 1 - Updated (Text, Status 11/20/2009) Title: Change appropriations relating to state government Sponsor: Speaker Flood
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Status: Approved by Governor on November 20, 2009 - 11/20/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: NE LB 3 - Updated (Text, Status 11/20/2009) Authorize transfers by the Legislature to the General Fund from various funds Speaker Flood Approved by Governor on November 20, 2009 - 11/20/2009 NE LB 6 - Updated (Status 11/10/2009) Change inspection provisions of the Commercial Dog and Cat Operator Inspection Act Carlson Indefinitely postponed - 11/10/2009 11 Bills

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NH HB 220 - Updated (Status 04/10/2009) Relative to civil proceedings for forfeiture of animals. Skinder This bill requires that animals be taken into custody when a person is charged with cruelty to animals. H Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV; HJ 25, PG.838 - 03/24/2009

Number: NH HB 247 - Updated (Text, Status 06/24/2009) Title: Relative to the assistance of the state veterinarian with the investigation and enforcement of animal abuse laws. Sponsor: Sad Abstract: This bill allows the state veterinarian to assist law enforcement personnel with the investigation and enforcement of animal abuse laws. This bill is a request of the state veterinarian. Status: H Signed by the Governor 06/22/2009; Effective 08/21/2009; Chapter 0123 - 06/23/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NH HB 269 - Updated (Status 03/27/2009) Requiring measurement of carbon dioxide produced and sequestered in this state. Kurk This bill requires a measurement of carbon dioxide produced and sequestered in this state. H Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV; HJ 21, PG.597 - 03/04/2009

NH HB 278 - Updated (Status 04/10/2009) Relative to the penalty for mistreating service animals. Parkhurst This bill increases the penalty from a class A misdemeanor to a class B felony for cruelty to service animals. Status: H Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV; HJ 25, PG.838 - 03/24/2009 NH HB 337 - Updated (Status 03/27/2009) Permitting the issue of temporary licenses for certain sellers of animals. Skinder This bill permits the issue of temporary licenses for certain sellers of animals by the department of agriculture, markets and food.
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Status: H Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV; HJ 21, PG.579 - 03/04/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NH HB 345 - Updated (Text, Status 08/11/2009) Allowing physical therapists to practice on animals. Hodges This bill allows licensed physical therapists to obtain special certification to practice on animals. H Signed by the Governor 08/07/2009; Effective 01/01/2010; Chapter 0311 - 08/10/2009

NH HB 415 - Updated (Status 05/08/2009) Adding certain terms regarding non-discrimination to the laws. Butler This bill defines gender identity and expression and adds it to the list of classes of people protected from discrimination. Status: S Inexpedient to Legislate, RC 24Y - 0N, MA === BILL KILLED ===; SJ 12, pg.256 - 04/29/2009 NH HB 1624 - Updated (Status 02/27/2010) Relative to the care and treatment of dogs by breeders within the state. Kepner This bill requires certain standards of care and treatment of dogs by breeders within the state. H Inexpedient to Legislate: MA DIV 318-25; HJ 16, PG.751 - 02/10/2010 NH HB 1639 - Updated (Status 03/30/2010) Relative to the tethering of dogs. Kepner This bill adds tethering of dogs for extended periods of time to the definition of criminal animal cruelty. H Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV; HJ 24, PG.1323 - 03/11/2010

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NH SB 156 - Updated (Text, Status 07/22/2009) Relative to the commission to study the creation of an animal care worker classification. Cilley This bill extends and adds new members to the commission to study the creation of an animal care worker classification. Status: S Signed by the Governor on 07/16/2009; Effective 07/16/2009; Chapter 0262 - 07/16/2009 NH SB 365 - Updated (Status 05/11/2010) (New Title) requiring the sterilization of animals adopted from shelters and rescue groups. Roberge This bill requires animal shelter facilities and animal rescue groups to have dogs and cats sterilized before adoption. The bill allows the state veterinarian to grant up to 2 one-year waivers from this sterilization requirement to certain animal shelter facilities and animal rescue groups. Status: H Inexpedient to Legislate: MA DIV 279-54; HJ 36, PG.1721 - 04/28/2010 76 Bills

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New Jersey 2010-11

Number: NJ A 248 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Title: Concerning the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines pertaining to guide dogs, service
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dogs, or hearing assistance dogs harbored upon the insured property and supplementing Title 17 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Vandervalk, Charlotte Abstract: Prohibits use of certain underwriting guidelines by insurers pertaining to guide dogs, service dogs, or hearing assistance dogs harbored on the insured property. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: NJ A 330 - Updated (Status 03/04/2010) Title: Creating the offense of financial exploitation of the elderly, amending N.J.S.2C:20-1 and N.J.S.2C:20-2 and supplementing chapter 20 of Title 2C of the New Jersey Statutes. Sponsor: Gove, DiAnne C. Abstract: Creates offense of financial exploitation of the elderly. Status: Reported out of Assembly Committee, 2nd Reading - 03/04/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NJ A 460 - Updated (Status 01/25/2010) Concerning gambling on fights involving a living animal or creature, and amending R.S.4:22-24. Voss, Joan M. Establishes certain specific gambling offenses connected with animal fights under the animal cruelty laws; establishes minimum jail time for first offenses. Status: Transferred to Assembly Regulatory Oversight and Gaming Committee - 01/25/2010

Number: NJ A 473 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Title: Concerning cruelty to animals, creating the offense of animal incapacitation, supplementing Title 2C of the New Jersey Statutes, and amending R.S.4:22-17. Sponsor: Voss, Joan M. Abstract: Creates offense of animal incapacitation and increases and revises certain animal cruelty penalties. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: NJ A 474 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Title: Concerning the breeding, raising and selling of cats and dogs and supplementing P.L.1941, c.151 (C.4:19-15.1 et seq.). Sponsor: Voss, Joan M. Abstract: Prohibits certain breeding and sales practices; requires persons selling cats or dogs to provide certain information; and provides penalties. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ A 482 - Updated (Text 07/02/2010) Concerning animal fighting and amending R.S.4:22-24 and R.S.4:22-26. Rodriguez, Caridad Creates new offenses and penalties regarding animal fighting. Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010

Number: NJ A 496 - Updated (Status 04/13/2010) Title: Providing a sales tax exemption for sales of prepared food, amending P.L.2007, c.30, P.L. 1992, c.165, P.L.1966, c.30 and P.L.1980, c.105.
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Sponsor: Polistina, Vincent J. Abstract: Provides sales tax exemption for sales of prepared foods. Status: Reviewed by the Sales Tax Review Commission Recommend to not enact - 03/24/2010 Number: NJ A 678 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Title: Concerning the sterilization of cats and dogs, supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes and amending P.L.1983, c.172. Sponsor: Greenstein, Linda R. Abstract: Requires all cats and dogs released from shelters and pounds be sterilized with certain exceptions; increases certain dog-related fees; dedicates increases to Animal Population Control Fund; establishes new eligibility criteria for State spaying and neutering program. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: NJ A 822 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Title: Concerning animal fighting, and amending R.S.4:22-24 and R.S.4:22-26, and supplementing chapter 22 of Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Albano, Nelson T. Abstract: Revises animal fighting laws; increases existing, and establishes new, penalties. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: NJ A 832 - Updated (Text 09/15/2010) Title: Concerning certain animals, amending P.L.1983, c.261 and supplementing Title 2C of the New Jersey Statutes. Sponsor: Albano, Nelson T. Abstract: Establishes new crimes concerning service dogs and upgrades crimes against certain other animals. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ A 969 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Concerning animal cruelty and amending, supplementing, and repealing various sections of law. Johnson, Gordon M. The “Animal Cruelty Recodification and Modernization Act.” Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010 NJ A 1083 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Concerning animal cruelty and amending R.S.4:22-15, R.S.4:22-17, and R.S.4:22-26. Gusciora, Reed Clarifies failure to provide minimum care to an animal constitutes animal cruelty. Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010 NJ A 1277 - Updated (Text 05/14/2010) Concerning the chaining or tethering of animals, and amending R.S.4:22-17 and R.S.4:22-26. Holzapfel, James W. Establishes animal cruelty offenses pertaining to chaining or other restraint of animals. Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010
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NJ A 1392 - Updated (Text 10/02/2010) Concerning certain causes of action for negligence or malpractice and amending P.L.1995, c.139. Carroll, Michael Patrick Includes midwives within definition of “licensed person” for purposes of affidavits of merit in certain actions filed on or after effective date. Status: Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (36-0) - 09/30/2010

Number: NJ A 1507 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Title: Establishing the Senior Citizen Pet Companionship Program and supplementing Title 26 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Lampitt, Pamela R. Abstract: Establishes Senior Citizen Pet Companionship Program in DHSS. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: NJ A 1518 - Updated (Text 05/08/2010) Title: Concerning animal cruelty, supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes and amending R.S.4:22-26 and P.L.1995, c.255. Sponsor: Johnson, Gordon M. Abstract: Prohibits cruel restraint and confinement of dogs. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ A 1633 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Concerning domestic violence and amending P.L.1991, s.261. Wagner, Connie Permits court to include animals in domestic violence restraining orders. Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee - 01/12/2010

Number: NJ A 1727 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Title: Establishing the Prevention Services Programs for Children and Families Network and supplementing Title 9 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Watson Coleman, Bonnie Abstract: Establishes Prevention Services Programs for Children and Families Network. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Human Services Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: NJ A 1817 - Updated (Text 05/14/2010) Title: Concerning cruelty to animals, amending P.L.2003, c.67, and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Casagrande, Caroline Abstract: Prohibits persons violating animal cruelty law from owning, keeping, or harboring animals; requires DHSS establish and maintain website list of such persons. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: NJ A 1850 - Updated (Text, Status 01/26/2010) Title: Concerning pet shops and amending P.L.1941, c.151. Sponsor: Gusciora, Reed
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Abstract: Increases penalties for violations of certain pet shop laws and regulations. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/25/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ A 1857 - Updated (Text 05/14/2010) Concerning the protection of animals from abuse and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Gusciora, Reed Requires court to issue animal protective orders against persons found guilty of abusing animals. Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 01/25/2010

Number: NJ A 1882 - Updated (Text, Status 01/26/2010) Title: Establishing animal cruelty assistant county prosecutors, supplementing Title 2C of the New Jersey Statutes and chapter 22 of Title 4 of the Revised Statutes, and amending P.L.1966, c.37. Sponsor: Johnson, Gordon M. Abstract: Requires animal cruelty training for selected assistant county prosecutors and tracking of animal cruelty cases in State uniform crime reporting system; directs AG to issue prosecutor guidelines for animal cruelty cases. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee - 01/25/2010 Number: NJ A 1883 - Updated (Text, Status 01/26/2010) Title: Concerning funding of animal shelters in the State, amending various parts of statutory law, and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Johnson, Gordon M. Abstract: Establishes 25-cent municipal court surcharge for all violations; creates grant program for animal shelters funded by surcharge. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee - 01/25/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NJ A 1920 - Updated (Text, Status 02/09/2010) Concerning domestic companion animals and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Burzichelli, John J. Authorizes civil action for certain economic damages against owner or keeper of pet animal that injures or kills another person's pet animal. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 02/08/2010 NJ A 1984 - Updated (Text, Status 02/09/2010) Concerning the liability of policyholders of certain insolvent insurers and amending P.L.1974, c.17. Conaway, Herb, Jr. Immunizes policyholders from liability within policy limits when coverage exceeds New Jersey PropertyLiability Insurance Guaranty Association statutory limit of $300,000. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee - 02/08/2010 NJ A 2383 - Updated (Text, Status 03/06/2010) Concerning pet health insurance and supplementing P.L.1941, c.151. Addiego, Dawn Marie Requires notice to consumers of availability of pet health insurance. Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 03/04/2010
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NJ A 2509 - Updated (Text, Status 03/09/2010) Concerning domestic violence involving animals and amending P.L.1991, s.261. Vandervalk, Charlotte Authorizes courts to include animals in domestic violence restraining orders. Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee - 03/08/2010

Number: NJ A 2516 - Updated (Text, Status 03/17/2010) Title: Concerning animal fighting and designated the “Dogfighting Zero Tolerance Act of 2009,” and amending R.S.4:22-24 and R.S.4:22-26. Sponsor: Addiego, Dawn Marie Abstract: Designated the “Dogfighting Zero Tolerance Act of 2009.” Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 03/16/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ A 2642 - Updated (Text, Status 05/15/2010) Concerning Amber Alerts and amending P.L.2002, c.129. Angelini, Mary Pat Clarifies criteria for issuing Amber Alert when child abducted by family member. Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee - 05/13/2010

Number: NJ A 2688 - Updated (Text 09/15/2010) Title: Concerning animal control programs and related fees and amending and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Albano, Nelson T. Abstract: Establishes sterilization and animal control programs; establishes dog license surcharge. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 05/13/2010 Number: NJ A 2694 - Updated (Text 06/15/2010) Title: Establishing the animal cruelty offense of animal hoarding, and amending and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Albano, Nelson T. Abstract: Establishes animal hoarding as a criminal and civil animal cruelty offense. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 05/13/2010 Number: NJ A 2917 - Updated (Status 10/26/2010) Title: Establishing a Statewide animal abuser registration system, supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes, and amending R.S.4:22-55. Sponsor: Albano, Nelson T. Abstract: Establishes an animal abuser registration system. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 06/14/2010 Number: NJ A 3082 - Updated (Text 10/27/2010) Title: Establishing the New Jersey Animal Abuser Registry, supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes, and amending R.S.4:22-55. Sponsor: DiCicco, Domenick, Jr.
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Abstract: Establishes NJ Animal Abuser Registry. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 07/01/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ A 3156 - Updated (Text, Status 09/15/2010) Concerning threats against certain animals and amending P.L.1983, c.261. Biondi, Peter J. Creates crime of threatening the life of certain animals. Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 09/13/2010

Number: NJ A 3157 - Updated (Text, Status 09/15/2010) Title: Establishing the Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic Program, amending P.L.1983, c.181 and P.L.1995, c.145, supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes, and repealing P.L.1983, c.180 (C.4:19A-10 et seq.). Sponsor: Coutinho, Albert Abstract: Replaces existing pilot spay/neuter clinic with Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic Program. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 09/13/2010 Number: NJ A 3162 - Updated (Text, Status 09/18/2010) Title: Concerning animal fighting, supplementing chapter 33 of Title 2C and amending N.J.S.2C:41-1 and R.S.4:22-24. Sponsor: Johnson, Gordon M. Abstract: Establishes crimes of dog fighting and leader of a dog fighting network; amends RICO to add leader of a dog fighting network. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee - 09/16/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NJ A 3205 - Updated (Text, Status 09/18/2010) Concerning the sterilization of cats and dogs and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Burzichelli, John J. Requires all cats and dogs released from shelters and pounds be sterilized with certain exceptions, and establishes penalty for noncompliance. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 09/16/2010

Number: NJ A 3206 - Updated (Text, Status 09/18/2010) Title: Concerning the feeding of black bears, amending P.L.2002, c.97, and supplementing P.L.1983, c.324 (C.13:1L-1 et seq.), P.L.1947, c.177 (C.26:1A-1 et seq.), and Titles 45 and 46 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Johnson, Gordon M. Abstract: Implements Fish and Game Council recommendation to prohibit unintentional feeding of black bears and require bear-resistant dumpsters or food boxes, or both, at certain campgrounds and closed communities in bear habitat. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 09/16/2010 Number: NJ A 3224 - Updated (Text 10/09/2010) Title: Concerning emergency management, supplementing chapter 9 of Appendix A, and amending P.L.1989, c.222. Sponsor: Milam, Matthew W. Abstract: Implements recommendations of the Assembly Coastal New Jersey Evacuation Task Force.
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Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Homeland Security and State Preparedness Committee - 09/20/2010 Number: NJ A 3226 - Updated (Text, Status 09/22/2010) Title: Concerning attacks on certain animals by other animals and designated as “Dusty’s Law,” and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Schroeder, Robert Abstract: Establishes $100 to $500 fine for owner of animal which attacks, injures, or otherwise interferes with law enforcement animals, search and rescue dogs, or service dogs; designated as “Dusty’s Law.” Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee - 09/20/2010 Number: NJ A 3227 - Updated (Text, Status 09/22/2010) Title: Establishing a program to demonstrate a more cost effective and accurate process of property assessment administration, supplementing Title 54 of the Revised Statutes and amending various parts of the statutory law. Sponsor: Casagrande, Caroline Abstract: Establishes real property assessment demonstration program in Monmouth County. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Housing and Local Government Committee - 09/20/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ A 3265 - Updated (Text, Status 10/02/2010) Concerning the tax on motor fuels, amending P.L.2010, c.22 DeCroce, Alex Amends motor fuel tax act to defer implementation for three months and make technical corrections. Substituted by S2289 - 09/30/2010

Number: NJ A 3310 - Updated (Text, Status 10/09/2010) Title: Concerning the Greenwood Forest Wildlife Management Area and supplementing Title 23 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Rudder, Scott Abstract: Renames quail management area within Greenwood Forest Wildlife Management Area as “Dr. A. Hunter Wilcox Field Trial Grounds.” Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee - 10/07/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NJ A 3328 - Updated (Text 10/20/2010) Concerning cyberbullying, amending various parts of the statutory law and supplementing Title 2C. Angelini, Mary Pat Upgrades harassment under certain circumstances; restricts cyberbullying offenders’ access to the Internet. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Judiciary Committee - 10/07/2010

Number: NJ A 3417 - Updated (Text, Status 10/20/2010) Title: Providing a sales tax exemption for student parking provided by certain colleges and universities, amending P.L.1966, c.30. Sponsor: Lampitt, Pamela R. Abstract: Provides sales tax exemption for student parking provided by certain colleges and universities. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Higher Education Committee - 10/18/2010
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NJ A 3447 - Updated (Text, Status 10/20/2010) Concerning affordable housing and revising and supplementing various parts of the statutory law. Green, Jerry Reforms procedures concerning provision of affordable housing; abolishes Council on Affordable Housing. Status: Introduced, Referred to Assembly Housing and Local Government Committee - 10/18/2010 NJ S 241 - Updated (Text 10/20/2010) Concerning threats against certain animals and amending P.L.1983, c.261. Bateman, Christopher Creates crime of threatening the life of certain animals. Senate Amendment (35-0) (Bateman) - 10/18/2010

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NJ S 303 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Concerning violations of the animal cruelty statutes and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Allen, Diane B. Requires municipal court to hear certain violations of animal cruelty statutes within 14 days of the summons date. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 01/12/2010

Number: NJ S 539 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Title: Concerning animal fighting, supplementing chapter 33 of Title 2C and amending N.J.S.2C:41-1 and R.S.4:22-24. Sponsor: Kean, Thomas H., Jr. Abstract: Establishes crimes of dog fighting and leader of a dog fighting network; amends RICO to add leader of a dog fighting network. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ S 540 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Concerning domestic violence involving animals and amending P.L.1991, s.261. Kean, Thomas H., Jr. Authorizes courts to include animals in domestic violence restraining orders. Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Judiciary Committee - 01/12/2010

Number: NJ S 648 - Updated (New 01/13/2010) Title: Concerning animal cruelty offenses, creating a new chapter of and supplementing Title 2C of the New Jersey Statutes, and amending and repealing various sections of statutory law. Sponsor: Ciesla, Andrew R. Abstract: Recodifies offenses against animals under State criminal code; increases degree of crime for certain offenses. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 01/12/2010 Number: NJ S 887 - Updated (Text, Status 02/02/2010) Title: Concerning the chaining or tethering of animals, and amending R.S.4:22-17 and R.S.4:22-26. Sponsor: Ciesla, Andrew R.
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Abstract: Establishes animal cruelty offenses pertaining to chaining or other restraint of animals. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/01/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ S 986 - Updated (Text, Status 02/05/2010) Concerning the protection of animals from abuse and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Allen, Diane B. Requires court to issue animal protective orders against persons found guilty of abusing animals. Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/04/2010 NJ S 1125 - Updated (Text, Status 02/05/2010) Concerning animal cruelty, supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes and amending R.S.4:22-26. Van Drew, Jeff Prohibits cruel restraint of dogs. Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/04/2010

Number: NJ S 1154 - Updated (Text 08/25/2010) Title: Concerning certain animals, amending P.L.1983, c.261 and supplementing Title 2C of the New Jersey Statutes. Sponsor: Van Drew, Jeff Abstract: Establishes new crimes concerning service dogs and upgrades crimes against certain other animals. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/04/2010 Number: NJ S 1161 - Updated (Text, Status 02/05/2010) Title: Establishing the crime of animal cruelty in the presence of a child, and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Van Drew, Jeff Abstract: Establishes criminal offense of animal cruelty in the presence of a child. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/04/2010 Number: NJ S 1168 - Updated (Text, Status 02/05/2010) Title: Concerning the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines pertaining to guide dogs, service dogs, or hearing assistance dogs harbored upon the insured property and supplementing Title 17 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Van Drew, Jeff Abstract: Prohibits use of certain underwriting guidelines by insurers pertaining to guide dogs, service dogs, or hearing assistance dogs harbored on the insured property. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Commerce Committee - 02/04/2010 Number: NJ S 1170 - Updated (Text, Status 02/05/2010) Title: Establishing the animal cruelty offense of animal hoarding, and amending and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Van Drew, Jeff Abstract: Establishes animal hoarding as a criminal and civil animal cruelty offense. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/04/2010
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NJ S 1182 - Updated (Text, Status 02/05/2010) Concerning animal cruelty and amending R.S.4:22-15, R.S.4:22-17, and R.S.4:22-26. Van Drew, Jeff Clarifies failure to provide minimum care to an animal constitutes animal cruelty. Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/04/2010

Number: NJ S 1193 - Updated (Text, Status 02/05/2010) Title: Concerning animal cruelty and amending, supplementing and repealing various sections of statutory law. Sponsor: Van Drew, Jeff Abstract: Revises animal cruelty offenses concerning abuse, abandonment, neglect, and improper euthanizing of animals; increases criminal and civil penalties therefor; establishes such penalties for new offenses; repeals conflicting sections of law. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/04/2010 Number: NJ S 1194 - Updated (Text, Status 02/05/2010) Title: Concerning animal fighting, and amending R.S.4:22-24 and R.S.4:22-26, and supplementing chapter 22 of Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Van Drew, Jeff Abstract: Revises animal fighting laws; increases existing, and establishes new, penalties. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/04/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ S 1228 - Updated (Text, Status 02/09/2010) Concerning guide or service dogs, and amending P.L.1977, c.456. Bucco, Anthony R. Imposes fine on owner of dog which attacks or otherwise interferes with guide or service dog. Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 02/08/2010

Number: NJ S 1333 - Updated (Status 06/22/2010) Title: Concerning children placed in resource family homes, amending P.L.1979, c.207, and amending and supplementing P.L.1951, c.138. Sponsor: Vitale, Joseph F. Abstract: Provides for educational stability of children placed in resource family homes and that school district of residence for the child shall be present district of residence of parent or guardian. Status: Substituted by A2137 (3R) - 06/21/2010 Number: NJ S 1506 - Updated (Text, Status 02/23/2010) Title: Concerning the use of certain insurance underwriting guidelines pertaining to dogs harbored upon the insured property and supplementing Title 17 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Van Drew, Jeff Abstract: Concerns homeowners insurance coverage with respect to dogs. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Commerce Committee - 02/22/2010 Number: NJ S 1643 - Updated (Text 10/20/2010) Title: Concerning the sterilization of dogs and cats to be adopted from shelters, pounds, animal rescue
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organizations or auxiliary organizations, and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Sweeney, Stephen M. Abstract: Requires sterilization of all dogs and cats released for adoption from shelters, pounds, animal rescue organizations or auxiliary organizations and establishes penalty for noncompliance. Status: Senate Amendment (33-0) (Sweeney) - 10/18/2010 Number: NJ S 1707 - Updated (Text, Status 03/12/2010) Title: Concerning the cruel restraint of dogs, and amending and supplementing chapter 22 of Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Turner, Shirley K. Abstract: Establishes cruel restraint of a dog as an animal cruelty offense. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 03/11/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ S 1958 - Updated (Text, Status 05/22/2010) Concerning hunting and amending R.S.23:4-24. Kyrillos, Joseph M., Jr. Authorizes hunting of game animals every day of the week during hunting season. Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Environment and Energy Committee - 05/20/2010

Number: NJ S 1970 - Updated (Text 08/25/2010) Title: Concerning animal fighting and designated the “Dogfighting Zero Tolerance Act of 2010,” and amending R.S.4:22-24 and R.S.4:22-26. Sponsor: Van Drew, Jeff Abstract: Designated the “Dogfighting Zero Tolerance Act of 2010.” Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 05/27/2010 Number: NJ S 2018 - Updated (Text 07/01/2010) Title: Establishing the New Jersey Animal Abuser Registry, supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes, and amending R.S.4:22-55. Sponsor: Ciesla, Andrew R. Abstract: Establishes NJ Animal Abuser Registry. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 06/03/2010 Number: NJ S 2049 - Updated (Text, Status 06/23/2010) Title: Establishing a Statewide animal abuser registration system, supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes, and amending R.S.4:22-55. Sponsor: Van Drew, Jeff Abstract: Establishes an animal abuser registration system. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 06/21/2010 Number: NJ S 2224 - Updated (Text, Status 09/15/2010) Title: Concerning the Greenwood Forest Wildlife Management Area and supplementing Title 23 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Haines, Philip E. Abstract: Renames quail management area within Greenwood Forest Wildlife Management Area as “Dr. A.
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Hunter Wilcox Field Trial Grounds.” Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Environment and Energy Committee - 09/13/2010 Number: NJ S 2234 - Updated (Status 10/08/2010) Title: Establishing a program to demonstrate a more cost effective and accurate process of property assessment administration, supplementing Title 54 of the Revised Statutes and amending various parts of the statutory law. Sponsor: Kyrillos, Joseph M., Jr. Abstract: Establishes real property assessment demonstration program in Monmouth County. Status: Referred to Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee - 10/07/2010 Number: NJ S 2253 - Updated (Text 10/08/2010) Title: Concerning cruelty to animals, amending P.L.2003, c.67, and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Madden, Fred H., Jr. Abstract: Prohibits persons violating animal cruelty law from owning, keeping, or harboring animals; requires DHSS establish and maintain website list of such persons. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 09/13/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: NJ S 2289 - Updated (Text 10/09/2010) Concerning the tax on motor fuels, amending P.L.2010, c.22 Oroho, Steven V. Amends motor fuel tax act to defer implementation for three months and make technical corrections. Approved P.L.2010, c.79. - 10/01/2010

Number: NJ S 2296 - Updated (Text, Status 09/25/2010) Title: Concerning certain certified animal control officers and amending and supplementing Title 4 of the Revised Statutes. Sponsor: Kean, Thomas H., Jr. Abstract: Changes title of animal cruelty investigator to “municipal humane law enforcement officer” and defines term in statute. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Economic Growth Committee - 09/23/2010 Number: NJ SR 85 - Updated (Text, Status 10/09/2010) Title: Requesting the United States Environmental Protection Agency to assist the Department of Environmental Protection in the development of total maximum daily loads for Barnegat Bay. Sponsor: Smith, Bob Abstract: Requests EPA to assist DEP in developing total maximum daily loads for Barnegat Bay. Status: Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Environment and Energy Committee - 10/07/2010 New Mexico -- Regular Session 2010 - Adjourned 2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: 6 Bills

NM HB 7 - Updated (New 01/20/2010) GENERAL APPROPRIATION ACT OF 2010 Varela MAKING GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS AND AUTHORIZING EXPENDITURES BY STATE AGENCIES
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REQUIRED BY LAW Status: Introduced. - 01/19/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NM HB 57 - Updated (Status 02/17/2010) LIVESTOCK CRIMESTOPPERS ACT Nuñez RELATING TO LIVESTOCK; ENACTING THE LIVESTOCK CRIME STOPPERS ACT; CREATING A LIVESTOCK CRIME STOPPERS PROGRAM; PROVIDING FOR REWARDS; PROVIDING FOR CONFIDENTIALITY OF RECORDS AND PERSONS WHO SUBMIT INFORMATION; PROVIDING IMMUNITY FROM LIABILITY; PRESCRIBING PENALTIES Status: DO PASS committee report adopted - 02/16/2010 NM HB 61 - Updated (New 01/21/2010) PROHIBIT WOLF REINTRODUCTION Bandy RELATING TO WILDLIFE; AMENDING SECTIONS OF CHAPTER 17, ARTICLE 1 NMSA 1978 TO PROHIBIT PARTICIPATION BY THE STATE GAME COMMISSION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF GAME AND FISH IN A PROGRAM OF INTRODUCTION OF THE MEXICAN GRAY WOLF; RECONCILING MULTIPLE AMENDMENTS TO THE SAME SECTION OF LAW IN LAWS 2005 Status: Introduced. - 01/20/2010 NM HB 84 - Updated (New 01/21/2010) URANIUM MINING LIABILITY Rodefer RELATING TO MINING; IMPOSING STRICT LIABILITY ON URANIUM MINING OPERATIONS Introduced. - 01/20/2010

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NM HB 199 - Updated (Status 02/17/2010) DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ORDERS FOR MINORS King RELATING TO DOMESTIC ABUSE; MAKING REVISIONS TO THE FAMILY VIOLENCE PROTECTION ACT; ALLOWING A MINOR TO FILE FOR OR BE RESTRAINED BY AN ORDER OF PROTECTION; REQUIRING PEACE OFFICERS TO ENFORCE ORDERS OF PROTECTION; REVISING STANDARDS AND PROCEDURES; EXPANDING DEFINITIONS; AMENDING AND ENACTING SECTIONS OF THE NMSA 1978 Status: DO PASS committee report adopted - 02/16/2010 NM HB 222 - Updated (New 01/29/2010) VETERINARY MEDICINE & ANIMAL SHELTERING BOARD Park RELATING TO GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION; CREATING THE VETERINARY MEDICINE AND ANIMAL SHELTERING BOARD; TRANSFERRING THE POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE BOARD OF VETERINARY MEDICINE AND THE ANIMAL SHELTERING BOARD TO THE VETERINARY MEDICINE AND ANIMAL SHELTERING BOARD; RECONCILING MULTIPLE AMENDMENTS TO THE SAME SECTION OF LAW IN LAWS 2009 Status: Introduced. - 01/28/2010
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NY AB 159 - Updated (Status 04/08/2009) Budget Bill - TED Art. VII Budget Bill Enacts into law major components of legislation which are necessary to implement the Transportation, Economic Development & Environmental Conservation Budget for the 2009-2010 state fiscal year. Status: Signed by the Governor (Chap: 59 ) - 04/07/2009 NY AB 160 - Updated (Text 09/08/2010) Budget Bill - Revenue Art. VII Budget Bill Enacts into law major components of legislation which are necessary to implement the state fiscal plan for the 2009-2010 state fiscal year. Status: Print number AB 160 A - 01/21/2009 NY AB 239 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Cruelty to animals penalty increase Magnarelli Provides for an increase in criminal penalties for acts of cruelty to animals. Referred to Assembly Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY AB 592 - Updated (Text, Status 05/22/2010) Relates to companion animal hording Cahill Relates to companion animal hoarding. Print number AB 592 A - 05/21/2010 NY AB 998 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Inc penalty mult conviction animal torture Paulin Increases the penalty for multiple convictions of torturing or failing to provide sustenance to an animal. Referred to Assembly Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY AB 999 - Updated (Status 04/28/2010) Humane destruction certain animals Paulin Provides for humane destruction or disposition of certain animals; repealer. Signed by the Governor (Chap: 479 ) - 10/09/2009 NY AB 1507 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Courts issue orders protection aggrav circum Wright, K Authorizes courts to issue orders of protection of further or permanent duration in the presence of aggravating circumstances.
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Status: Referred to Assembly Codes - 01/06/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NY AB 1540 - Updated (Status 04/14/2010) Req all dogs complete obedience trng Peralta Requires all dogs and their owners to successfully complete obedience training. Enacting clause stricken - 04/13/2010 NY AB 2163 - Updated (Status 02/10/2010) Bars animal wrestling/baiting McEneny Includes animal wrestling and baiting in the prohibition of animal fighting. Reported and referred to Assembly Codes - 02/09/2010

NY AB 2164 - Updated (Status 05/19/2010) Defines animal abandonment McEneny Defines abandonment of an animal and provides for criminal penalties for such abandonment; repealer. Status: Reported and referred to Assembly Codes - 05/18/2010 NY AB 2566 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Breed of dog and insurance issuance Glick Prohibits insurers from refusing to issue or renew, cancel, or charge or impose an increased premium for certain policies based on the breed of a dog owned. Status: Referred to Assembly Insurance - 01/06/2010 NY AB 2768 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Animal abuse/maltreatment reporting Glick Relates to the reporting of animal abuse or maltreatment. Referred to Assembly Social Services - 01/06/2010 NY AB 3130 - Updated (Text 01/27/2009) Crime sale images of animal cruelty Bradley Establishes the crime of sale or possession of images of animal cruelty. Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 01/23/2009 NY AB 3168 - Updated (Status 06/17/2009) Regarding animal cruelty Bradley Requires that individuals convicted of certain animal cruelty and animal fighting offenses reimburse the organizations caring for such animals.
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Status: Referred to Senate Rules - 06/16/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NY AB 3241 - Updated (Text 01/28/2009) Relates to cruelty of animals Eddington Makes various provisions relating to cruelty to animals. Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 01/23/2009

NY AB 3362 - Updated (Text 01/30/2009) Regarding pet dealers in Suffolk county Eddington Provides for the county of Suffolk to conduct inspections of pet dealers and respond to complaints concerning pet dealers. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 01/27/2009 NY AB 4796 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Hybrid cats exempt from wildlife Alessi Exempts cats considered hybrids from the definition of wildlife. Referred to Assembly Environmental Conservation - 01/06/2010 NY AB 5957 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Large animal veternarian loan forgiveness Magee, W Creates a regents large animal veterinarian loan forgiveness program. Referred to Assembly Higher Education - 01/06/2010

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NY AB 6047 - Updated (Status 06/17/2010) Re: aggravated cruelty for animal definition McEneny Provides a person is guilty of aggravated cruelty to animals when he or she intentionally kills or causes serious physical injury to an animal with aggravated cruelty. Status: Held for consideration in Assembly Agriculture - 06/15/2010 NY AB 6065 - Updated (Text 06/11/2010) RE: criminal offenses Lentol Permits the sealing of records of certain nonviolent misdemeanor or nonsexual misdemeanor criminal offenses. Status: Print number AB 6065 B - 06/09/2010 NY AB 6077 - Updated (Status 05/18/2010) RE: cruelty to wildlife Rosenthal Includes wildlife animals as those subject to the animal cruelty provisions.
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Status: Taken off the Committee Agenda Assembly Codes - 05/17/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NY AB 6287 - Updated (Text, Status 06/17/2010) Increases penalties for animal fighting Lentol Increases certain penalties for violating the prohibition of animal fighting. Print number AB 6287 B - 06/16/2010

NY AB 6394 - Updated (Status 07/17/2009) Veterinary/techs waiver of citizenship Magee, W Extends provisions authorizing a one-time 3 year waiver of citizenship or permanent resident alien status for veterinarians and veterinary technicians. Status: Signed by the Governor (Chap: 109 ) - 07/11/2009 NY AB 7232 - Updated (Status 05/19/2010) Relates to dog fighting Ball Relates to dog fighting. Held for consideration in Assembly Agriculture - 05/18/2010

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NY AB 7761 - Updated (Text, Status 06/09/2009) Re: animal cruelty Bradley Classifies the penalties for various provisions of animal cruelty; makes an increased penalty for multiple violations. Status: Print number AB 7761 A - 06/08/2009 NY AB 8162 - Updated (Status 03/10/2010) RE: regulation of pet dealers Rosenthal Regulation of pet dealers by municipalities. Laid aside - 03/09/2010 NY AB 8163 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) RE: confinement of animals Rosenthal Confinement of animals for food producing purposes. Referred to Assembly Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY AB 8444 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Re: penalties for animal cruelty Tedisco Increases certain penalties for violating the prohibition of animal fighting and for aggravated cruelty to animals.
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Status: Referred to Assembly Agriculture - 01/06/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NY AB 9001 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Seizure of cats when immediate threat Alessi Authorizes the seizure of cats which pose an immediate threat to the public safety or nuisance to a person's property. Status: Referred to Assembly Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY AB 9400 - Updated (Status 05/25/2010) Re: animal cruelty and cost of care Paulin Requires that individuals convicted of certain animal cruelty and animal fighting offenses reimburse the organizations caring for such animals. Status: Referred to Senate Agriculture - 05/24/2010 NY AB 9449 - Updated (Status 06/17/2010) Re: shelter animals and euthanasia Kellner Requires the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal. Status: Held for consideration in Assembly Agriculture - 06/15/2010 NY AB 9505 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Animal cruel image possession criminalization Paulin Establishes the crime of sale or possession of images of animal cruelty. Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 01/07/2010

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NY AB 9779 - Updated (New 01/27/2010) RE: animal cruelty penalties Rosenthal Classifies the penalties for various provisions of animal cruelty; makes an increased penalty for multiple violations. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 01/26/2010 NY AB 9780 - Updated (New 01/27/2010) RE: animal cruelty penalties Rosenthal Recodifies the animal cruelty laws from the agriculture and markets law to the penal law and reclassifies certain penalties within; repealer. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Codes - 01/26/2010

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Number: NY AB 9781 - Updated (New 01/27/2010) Title: RE: animal cruelty laws
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Sponsor: Rosenthal Abstract: Recodifies the animal cruelty laws from the agriculture and markets law to the penal law; repealer. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Codes - 01/26/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NY AB 9912 - Updated (New 02/12/2010) RE: Buster's Law Tedisco Limits ownership or possession of companion animals by 'Buster's Law' violators. Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 02/11/2010

NY AB 10073 - Updated (New 03/04/2010) Companion animal tax deduction Kellner Provides a tax deduction from personal income taxes for un-reimbursed expenses paid for veterinary care of companion animals. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Ways and Means - 03/03/2010 NY AB 10283 - Updated (New 03/17/2010) Companion animals prohibition in certain case Tedisco Prohibits a person convicted of violating 'Buster's Law' from owning or possessing a companion animal. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 03/16/2010 NY AB 10365 - Updated (New 03/21/2010) RE: penalty for animal abuse Tedisco Imposes additional penalties upon persons convicted of animal abuse. Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 03/19/2010

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NY AB 10387 - Updated (Status 03/26/2010) Animal abuser central registry Millman Creates the animal abuser central registry and county registries, and requires that certain convicted animal abusers register with such registries. Status: Enacting clause stricken - 03/25/2010 NY AB 10429 - Updated (Text 03/27/2010) Defines pet dealers Paulin Amends the definitions of pet dealers. Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 03/25/2010

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Number: NY AB 10541 - Updated (New 04/04/2010) Title: Aggravated cruelty to an animal
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Sponsor: Tedisco Abstract: Expands the definition of aggravated cruelty to animals to include harm to a companion animal during the commission of a felony. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Aging - 04/02/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NY AB 10714 - Updated (New 04/17/2010) RE: surcharge on animal sales by pet dealers Glick Establishes a twelve percent surcharge on the sale of animals by pet dealers. Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 04/16/2010 NY AB 10715 - Updated (Status 09/01/2010) RE: intake & disposition of animals @ shelters Paulin Requires animal shelters to annually report on intake and disposition of animals. Tabled - 08/30/2010

NY AB 11033 - Updated (New 05/11/2010) RE: property abandonment Rosenthal Relates to the recovery of abandoned animals from property that has been vacated through lease termination, property foreclosure or abandonment. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Judiciary - 05/10/2010 NY AB 11035 - Updated (New 05/12/2010) Child protection act of 2010 Lentol Enacts the child protection act of 2010; repealer. Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Codes - 05/11/2010 NY AB 11161 - Updated (Text 06/10/2010) RE: videos of animal cruelty Glick Prohibits the dissemination of crush videos and other depictions of animal cruelty. Print number AB 11161 B - 06/08/2010 NY AB 11217 - Updated (New 05/26/2010) Animal abuser registration act McDonough Animal abuser registration act. Introduced and referred to committee on Assembly Agriculture - 05/25/2010

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Number: NY AB 11468 - Updated (Text 06/18/2010) Title: Therapy dogs and public transportation Sponsor: Cahill
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Abstract: Relates to allowing therapy dogs to enter public places and public transportation. Status: Introduced by Rules Committee and referred to Assembly Transportation - 06/16/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NY AB 11684 - Updated (New 08/05/2010) Restricts surgical procedures on dogs & cats Zebrowski Restricts the performance of surgical devocalization procedures on dogs and cats. Introduced by Rules Committee and referred to Assembly Agriculture - 08/04/2010 NY AB 11698 - Updated (New 09/02/2010) Pet crematoriums & cemetaries compliance Abbate, Jr. Requires all pet crematorium & cemeteries to comply with NY law. Introduced by Rules Committee and referred to Assembly Economic Development - 09/01/2010

NY AB 11699 - Updated (New 09/02/2010) NYC horse stalls & Ag and Market inspection Cusick Directs the department of agriculture and markets to inspect the condition of certain horse stalls in N.Y . city. Status: Introduced by Rules Committee and referred to Assembly Agriculture - 09/01/2010 NY AB 11709 - Updated (New 10/14/2010) Leases and declawing of animals Glick Prohibits clauses in leases requiring the declawing of animals. Introduced by Rules Committee and referred to Assembly Judiciary - 10/13/2010

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NY SB 59 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) Budget Bill - TED Art. VII Budget Bill Enacts into law major components of legislation which are necessary to implement the Transportation,Economic Development & Environmental Conservation Budget for the 2009-2010 state fiscal year. Status: Substituted by AB 159 - 04/01/2009 NY SB 60 - Updated (Text 09/08/2010) Budget Bill - Revenue Art. VII Budget Bill Enacts into law major components of legislation which are necessary to implement the state fiscal plan for the 2009-2010 state fiscal year. Status: Print number SB 60 A - 01/21/2009

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Number: NY SB 93 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Title: Prohibits cancelling of insurance on dog breed
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Sponsor: Sampson Abstract: Prohibits insurers from refusing to issue or renew, cancel, or charge or impose an increased premium for certain policies based on the breed of a dog owned. Status: Referred to Senate Insurance - 01/06/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NY SB 404 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Bars insurers refusal issue breed of dog Robach Prohibits insurers from refusing to issue or renew, cancel, or charge or impose an increased premium for certain policies based on the breed of a dog owned. Status: Referred to Senate Insurance - 01/06/2010 NY SB 518 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) No selling of puppy mill dogs Lanza Provides that pet dealers or other persons shall not sell dogs purchased or received from a puppy mill. Referred to Senate Consumer Protection - 01/06/2010

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NY SB 1496 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Regarding cruelty to animals Defrancisco Makes the commission of cruelty to 10 or more animals during the same criminal transaction, a class E felony. Status: Referred to Senate Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY SB 2219 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Re: dog training Diaz, Sr. Requires all dogs and their owners to successfully complete obedience training. Referred to Senate Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY SB 2425 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) RE: cruelty to wildlife Padavan Includes wildlife animals as those subject to the animal cruelty provisions. Referred to Senate Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY SB 2755 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Animal cruelty image possession & sale crime Johnson, Craig Establishes the crime of sale or possession of images of animal cruelty. Referred to Senate Consumer Protection - 01/06/2010

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Number: NY SB 2982 - Updated (Status 07/18/2009) Title: Wayne co. animal abuse invest. as peace officr
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Sponsor: Nozzolio Abstract: Grants animal abuse investigators of the county of Wayne peace officer status. Status: Substituted by AB 6506 - 07/16/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: NY SB 3155 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) RE: animal cruelty offenses Johnson, Craig Requires that individuals convicted of certain animal cruelty and animal fighting offenses reimburse the organizations caring for such animals. Status: Referred to Senate Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY SB 3177 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Humane treatment of animals and certification Padavan Relates to instruction in the humane treatment of animals and the requirement of training in the humane treatment of animals for the certification of teachers. Status: Referred to Senate Education - 01/06/2010 NY SB 3179 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) RE: eviction due to pets Padavan Provides that certain tenants who own or keep pets shall not be denied occupancy or be subject to eviction solely on those grounds. Status: Referred to Senate Judiciary - 01/06/2010 NY SB 3493 - Updated (Status 06/02/2009) Extends 3 yr waiver for vet technicians Valesky Extends provisions authorizing a one-time 3 year waiver of citizenship or permanent resident alien status for veterinarians and veterinary technicians. Status: Substituted by AB 6394 - 06/01/2009 NY SB 3517 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Spectators at animal fights a misdemeanor Serrano Provides that all persons convicted of being spectators at animal fights shall be guilty of a misdemeanor. Status: Referred to Senate Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY SB 3867 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) RE: Fostering Connections Act of 2008 Montgomery Relates to implementation of the federal Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act of 2008. Status: Referred to Senate Children and Families - 01/06/2010
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NY SB 3871 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) RE: juvenile proceedings Montgomery Relates to orders of protection in juvenile delinquency proceedings. Referred to Senate Children and Families - 01/06/2010 NY SB 3926 - Updated (Status 06/23/2010) Increses penalty for animal fighting Stavisky Increases certain penalties for violating the prohibition of animal fighting. Referred to Assembly Codes - 06/22/2010

NY SB 4327 - Updated (Text 02/06/2010) Appropriate shelter for dogs Valesky Specifies what constitutes appropriate shelter for dogs restrained outdoors and maximum and minimum temperature range for exposure. Status: Print number SB 4327 C - 02/04/2010 NY SB 4664 - Updated (Status 06/03/2009) NYS sea level rise task force Foley Extends the provisions of the New York state sea level rise task force. Substituted by AB 7894 - 06/02/2009 NY SB 4962 - Updated (Status 09/11/2009) Humane distruction/distribution of animals Oppenheimer Provides for humane destruction or disposition of certain animals; repealer. Substituted by AB 999 - 09/11/2009 NY SB 4963 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Failing to provide for an animal Oppenheimer Increases the penalty for multiple convictions of torturing or failing to provide sustenance to an animal. Referred to Senate Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY SB 5144 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) RE: animal cruelty Kruger, C Includes wildlife animals as those subject to the animal cruelty provisions. Referred to Senate Agriculture - 01/06/2010

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Number: NY SB 5302 - Updated (Status 07/18/2009)
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Schuyler co animal control officers Winner Designates animal control officers employed by the county of Schuyler as peace officers. Substituted by AB 7868 - 07/16/2009 NY SB 5766 - Updated (Status 07/18/2009) Tasmanian Forester Kangaroo sale prohibition Thompson Relates to the prohibition of the sale of Tasmanian Forester Kangaroo. Substituted by AB 8559 - 07/16/2009

NY SB 6073 - Updated (Status 07/18/2009) Authorizes the preventionof waste matter Johnson, Owen Authorizes the prevention or reduction of waste matter consisting of carbon components of energy waste from residential properties. Status: Substituted by AB 8862 - 07/17/2009 NY SB 6218 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Relates to animal cruelty Valesky Makes various provisions relating to cruelty to animals. Referred to Senate Agriculture - 01/06/2010 NY SB 6219 - Updated (Status 01/08/2010) Animal cruelty penalty increase Valesky Provides for an increase in criminal penalties for acts of cruelty to animals. Referred to Senate Agriculture - 01/06/2010

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NY SB 6412 - Updated (Status 03/17/2010) Euthanasia of animal and release to shelter Duane Requires the release of a shelter animal to a rescue group upon request of the rescue group prior to euthanasia of the animal. Status: Print number SB 6412 D - 03/15/2010 NY SB 6461 - Updated (Status 04/28/2010) Veterinary medicine and dental conditions Valesky Includes within the definition of the practice of veterinary medicine the diagnoses and treatment of dental conditions. Status: Substituted by AB 9562 - 04/27/2010

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Number: NY SB 6729 - Updated (Text 02/03/2010)
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Re: horses and definition of farm animals Adams Removes horses from the definition of farm animals and creates equine companion definition. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Agriculture - 02/01/2010 NY SB 7510 - Updated (Status 04/18/2010) Pet dealer definition Oppenheimer Amends the definitions of pet dealers. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Consumer Protection - 04/16/2010 NY SB 7514 - Updated (Status 04/18/2010) Child abuse prevention temp commission Golden Establishes a temporary commission on child abuse prevention. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance - 04/16/2010 NY SB 7548 - Updated (New 04/21/2010) Euthanasia of horses Adams Relates to the euthanasia of horses. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Agriculture - 04/20/2010 NY SB 7612 - Updated (Status 06/27/2010) RE: animal shelter reports Krueger, L Requires animal shelters to annually report on intake and disposition of animals. Substituted by AB10715 - 06/25/2010 NY SB 7705 - Updated (Status 06/27/2010) Child protection act of 2010 Hassell-Thompson Enacts the child protection act of 2010; repealer. Delivered to the Assembly - 06/25/2010 NY SB 7771 - Updated (New 05/08/2010) RE: animal hoarding Oppenheimer Relates to companion animal hoarding. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Agriculture - 05/07/2010

Number: NY SB 7812 - Updated (Status 06/24/2010) Title: Prohibits crush videos Sponsor: Krueger, L
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Abstract: Prohibits the dissemination of crush videos and other depictions of animal cruelty. Status: Referred to Assembly Codes - 06/23/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Ohio 2009-10 NY SB 7955 - Updated (Status 07/01/2010) Disposition of abandoned animals Oppenheimer Relates to the disposition of abandoned animals. Substituted by AB11178 - 06/30/2010 NY SB 8433 - Updated (Status 07/11/2010) Adams Relates to the creation of an animal cruelty and animal fighting data base. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Rules - 07/08/2010 10 Bills

Number: OH HB 55 - Updated (Status 06/02/2010) Title: Revise penalties and sentencing provisions regarding violations of the cruelty to animals statutes and include protection of companion animals in temporary protection orders. Sponsor: Williams, B Abstract: Revise penalties and sentencing provisions regarding violations of the cruelty to animals statutes and include protection of companion animals in temporary protection orders. Status: S Referred To Committee Senate Judiciary - Criminal Justice - 06/01/2010 Number: OH HB 70 - Updated (Status 03/04/2010) Title: To specifically prohibit an owner of a kennel of dogs from committing cruel treatment of a companion animal by the animal's custodian or caretaker. Sponsor: Gerberry, R Abstract: To specifically prohibit an owner of a kennel of dogs from committing cruel treatment of a companion animal by the animal's custodian or caretaker. Status: S Referred To Committee Senate Judiciary - Criminal Justice - 03/03/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: OH HB 79 - Updated (Hearing 04/09/2010) To remove pit bulls from the definition of "vicious dog" in state law. Sears, B To remove pit bulls from the definition of "vicious dog" in state law. H Referred To Committee House Agriculture And Natural Resources - 03/18/2009 OH HB 108 - Updated (Text 01/01/2010) To revise the law governing cockfighting. Domenick, J To revise the law governing cockfighting. S Referred To Committee Senate Agriculture - 12/08/2009

Number: OH HB 127 - Updated (Hearing 10/19/2009)
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To revise the laws governing issuance of certain professional licenses. Williams, S To revise the laws governing issuance of certain professional licenses. H Referred To Committee House State Government - 04/14/2009

Number: OH HB 341 - Updated (Text 01/01/2010) Title: To create the Livestock Care Standards Board and to require the Board to adopt rules that establish standards of care for livestock and poultry, including rules that prohibit specified practices. Sponsor: Yates, T Abstract: To create the Livestock Care Standards Board and to require the Board to adopt rules that establish standards of care for livestock and poultry, including rules that prohibit specified practices. Status: H Referred To Committee House Agriculture And Natural Resources - 11/10/2009 Number: OH HB 410 - Updated (Hearing 05/28/2010) Title: To establish an agricultural deer propagating license, an agricultural deer hunting preserve license, and corresponding requirements under the authority of the Director of Agriculture. Sponsor: Okey, M Abstract: To establish an agricultural deer propagating license, an agricultural deer hunting preserve license, and corresponding requirements under the authority of the Director of Agriculture. Status: Substitute Bill Accepted, House Agriculture And Natural Resources, (first Hearing) - 05/26/2010 Number: OH HB 570 - Updated (New 08/24/2010) Title: To establish standards of care for commercial dog breeding kennels and to establish requirements governing the sale of dogs. Sponsor: Grossman, C Abstract: To establish standards of care for commercial dog breeding kennels and to establish requirements governing the sale of dogs. Status: H Introduced - 08/23/2010 Number: OH SB 225 - Updated (New 01/20/2010) Title: To establish a commercial deer propagating license, a commercial deer hunting preserve license, and corresponding requirements under the authority of the Director of Agriculture. Sponsor: Gibbs, B Abstract: To establish a commercial deer propagating license, a commercial deer hunting preserve license, and corresponding requirements under the authority of the Director of Agriculture. Status: S Introduced - 01/19/2010 Number: OH SB 233 - Updated (Status 03/04/2010) Title: Establish requirements and responsibilities of the Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board and the Director of Agriculture in administering and enforcing the rules adopted by the Board that govern the care and well-being of livestock. Sponsor: Gibbs, B Abstract: Establish requirements and responsibilities of the Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board and the Director of Agriculture in administering and enforcing the rules adopted by the Board that govern the care and well-being of livestock. Status: S Referred To Committee Senate Agriculture - 03/03/2010
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OK HB 2312 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Agriculture; creating the Animal Husbandry Act of 2010; noncodification; effective date. Shoemake An Act relating to agriculture; creating the Animal Husbandry Act of 2010; providing for noncodification; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Agriculture and Rural Development - 02/02/2010 OK HB 2345 - Updated (Status 04/27/2010) Agriculture; creating the Oklahoma Livestock Care Standards Board. Effective date. Justice An Act relating to agriculture; creating the Oklahoma Livestock Care Standards Board; stating purpose of the Board; stating duties of the Board; providing for membership; providing for terms, appointments and vacancies; limiting terms; providing for meetings and quorums; providing for staff support and travel reimbursement; requiring Board to comply with certain laws; stating authority of the Board to recommend certain standards; requiring consideration of certain factors; directing the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry to administer Status: HC's named: Richardson, DeWitt, Armes, Fields, Renegar, Kouplen, Wright (Harold) - 04/27/2010 OK HB 2781 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Agriculture; prohibiting agency from mandating national animal identification registry; effective date. Billy An Act relating to agriculture; amending Section 1, Chapter 544, O.S.L. 2004 (2 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 4-20), which relates to animal identification; prohibiting agency from mandating national animal identification registry; allowing participants to withdraw at any time; requiring deletion of personal information upon withdrawal; providing exception; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Agriculture and Rural Development - 02/02/2010

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Number: OK HB 2798 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Title: Animals; requiring law enforcement agencies to identify, document, and register loose animals; codification; effective date. Sponsor: Kiesel Abstract: An Act relating to animals; mandating law enforcement agencies to identify and document loose domestic animals; requiring law enforcement agencies to keep a registry of loose domestic animals; providing for codification; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to General Government - 02/02/2010 Number: OK HB 2827 - Updated (Status 04/19/2010) Title: Criminal procedure; authorizing victim of crimes to request emergency temporary order of protection. Effective date. Sponsor: Peters Abstract: An Act relating to criminal procedure; amending 22 O.S. 2001, Section 40.3, as amended by Section 4, Chapter 466, O.S.L. 2002 (22 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 40.3), which relates to emergency temporary orders of protection; authorizing victim of certain crimes to request emergency temporary order of protection; deleting certain filing requirement; amending 22 O.S. 2001, Sections 60.1, as last amended
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by Section 14, Chapter 348, O.S.L. 2005, 60.2, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 189, O.S.L. 2008, 60.4, as last amended by Section 128, Chapter 234, Status: Approved by Governor 04/16/2010 - 04/19/2010 Number: OK HB 2926 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Title: Revenue and taxation; providing an exemption for the sale of certain rare coins and precious metals; effective date; emergency. Sponsor: Ritze Abstract: An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Section 1357, as last amended by Section 26, Chapter 2, O.S.L. 2009 (68 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 1357), which relates to general sales tax exemptions; providing an exemption for the sale of certain rare coins and precious metals; providing an effective date; and declaring an emergency. Status: Second Reading referred to Appropriations and Budget - 02/02/2010 Number: OK HB 2931 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Title: Revenue and taxation; exempting certain sales relating to veterans from sales tax; effective date; emergency. Sponsor: Coody Abstract: An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Section 1357, as last amended by Section 26, Chapter 2, O.S.L. 2009 (68 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 1357), which relates to general sales tax exemptions; exempting sales to surviving spouses of certain veterans from sales tax; exempting funeral expenses of certain veterans from sales tax; providing an effective date; and declaring an emergency. Status: Second Reading referred to Appropriations and Budget - 02/02/2010 Number: OK HB 2983 - Updated (Status 06/15/2010) Title: Crimes and punishments; modifying definitions; providing penalties; relating to the Oklahoma Corrupt Organizations Prevention Act; modifying name of act; expanding scope of definition. Effective date. Sponsor: Duncan Abstract: An Act relating to crimes and criminal procedure; amending Section 2, Chapter 477, O.S.L. 2002 (21 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 1268.1), which relates to the Oklahoma Antiterrorism Act; adding definitions; making certain acts unlawful; providing penalties; amending 22 O.S. 2001, Sections 1401, 1402, 1403, 1404, 1405, 1407, 1408, 1409, 1410, 1411, 1412, 1413, 1414, 1415, 1417 and 1419, which relate to the Oklahoma Corrupt Organizations Prevention Act; modifying name of act; updating statutory references; expanding scope of certain definition; adding certain Status: Approved by Governor 06/10/2010 - 05/28/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK HB 3059 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Agriculture; clarifying language; effective date. DeWitt An Act relating to agriculture; amending 2 O.S. 2001, Section 1-3, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 292, O.S.L. 2005 (2 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 1-3), which relates to definitions; clarifying language; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Agriculture and Rural Development - 02/02/2010

Number: OK HB 3078 - Updated (Status 04/28/2010)
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Title: Public health and safety; relating to human-animal hybrids; prohibiting certain acts. Effective date. Sponsor: Hamilton Abstract: An Act relating to public health and safety; defining terms; prohibiting certain acts; providing exceptions; providing penalty for violation; creating civil cause of action; providing criminal penalties; providing for codification; and providing an effective date. Status: Conference granted, GCCA - 04/28/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK HB 3179 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Revenue and taxation; sales tax exemption; hotel construction; emergency. Shelton An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Section 1357, as last amended by Section 26, Chapter 2, O.S.L. 2009 (68 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 1357), which relates to sales tax exemptions; providing exemption from state sales tax for construction materials for certain hotel structures; providing for exemption applicable to sales to certain contractors or subcontractors; providing for refund claim procedures; and declaring an emergency. Status: Second Reading referred to Rules - 02/02/2010

Number: OK HB 3202 - Updated (Status 04/19/2010) Title: Professions and occupations; relating to the Oklahoma Veterinary Practice Act; adding definition for teeth floating. Effective date. Sponsor: Armes Abstract: An Act relating to professions and occupations; amending 59 O.S. 2001, Sections 698.2, as amended by Section 1, Chapter 172, O.S.L. 2002, 698.4, as amended by Section 8, Chapter 375, O.S.L. 2002 and 698.12, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 172, O.S.L. 2005 (59 O.S. Supp. 2009, Sections 698.2, 698.4 and 698.12), which relate to the Oklahoma Veterinary Practice Act; adding definition for teeth floating; adding certain requirements for board appointment; adding procedure not to be prohibited by the act; requiring certification for teeth floaters; Status: Approved by Governor 04/16/2010 - 04/19/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK HB 3421 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Agriculture; Oklahoma Animal Identification Program; clarifying language; effective date. Kern An Act relating to agriculture; amending Section 1, Chapter 544, O.S.L. 2004 (2 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 4-20), which relates to the Oklahoma Animal Identification Program; clarifying language; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Agriculture and Rural Development - 02/02/2010

Number: OK SB 312 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Revenue and taxation; providing sales tax exemption for hearing aids and related equipment, lenses, eyeglasses, frames and spectacles. Effective date. Sponsor: Leftwich Abstract: An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Sections 1357, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 406, O.S.L. 2008 and 1357.6, as last amended by Section 9, Chapter 535, O.S.L. 2004 (68 O.S. Supp. 2008, Sections 1357 and 1357.6), which relate to sales tax; providing exemption for certain hearing aids or related equipment; providing exemption for certain lenses, eyeglasses, frames and spectacles; clarifying application of exemption under specified circumstances; and providing an effective date.
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effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Finance - 02/03/2009 Number: OK SB 335 - Updated (Status 05/07/2009) Title: Schools; authorizing the Council of Law Enforcement Education and Training to conduct review and verification of records. Effective date. Sponsor: Paddack Abstract: An Act relating to schools; amending 70 O.S. 2001, Section 3311, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 143, O.S.L. 2008 (70 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 3311), which relates to the Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training; modifying authority of the Council; modifying duties and powers of the Council; and providing an effective date. Status: Approved by Governor 05/06/2009 - 05/06/2009 Number: OK SB 430 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Revenue and taxation; eliminating sales tax exemptions and income tax exemptions, deductions and credits and applying specified time limit to others. Effective date. Sponsor: Mazzei Abstract: An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Sections 1354, as last amended by Section 5, Chapter 155, O.S.L. 2007, 1356, as last amended by Section 2, Chapter 436, O.S.L. 2008 and 1357, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 406, O.S.L. 2008 (68 O.S. Supp. 2008, Sections 1354, 1356 and 1357), which relate to sales tax; eliminating sales tax exemption for newspapers and periodicals; after specified time period, eliminating exemption on certain services provided by a tourism services broker, a portion of sales to or by certain cultural Status: Second Reading referred to Rules - 02/10/2009 Number: OK SB 451 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Agriculture; relating to pesticides; adding definition; requiring license for new construction treatment in the structural pest category. Effective date. Sponsor: Schulz Abstract: An Act relating to agriculture; amending 2 O.S. 2001, Section 3-81, as last amended by Section 4, Chapter 200, O.S.L. 2007 (2 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 3-81), which relates to definitions concerning pesticides; adding definition; requiring certain license for certain treatments in the structural pest category; stating qualifications for certain certification; authorizing fees; requiring records to include certain application information; providing for promulgation of rules by the State Board of Agriculture; providing for codification; and providing an Status: Second Reading referred to Business and Labor - 02/03/2009 Number: OK SB 518 - Updated (Status 05/12/2009) Title: Criminal procedure; relating to the Oklahoma Crime Victims Compensation Act; modifying scope of certain reimbursable cost; relating to victim impact statements; adding grandparent to definition of members of the immediate family. Effective date. Sponsor: Justice Abstract: An Act relating to crime victims; amending 21 O.S. 2001, Section 142.13, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 283, O.S.L. 2008 (21 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 142.13), which relates to the Oklahoma Crime Victims Compensation Act; modifying scope of certain reimbursable cost; amending 22 O.S. 2001, Section 984, which relates to definition of victim impact statement; adding grandparent to certain definition; amending 22 O.S. 2001, Section 991a, as last amended by Section 19, Chapter 3, O.S.L. 2008 (22 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 991a), which relates to
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Status: Approved by Governor 05/11/2009 - 05/11/2009 Number: OK SB 529 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Revenue and taxation; providing sales tax exemption for property and services relating to funerals; providing exception. Effective date. Sponsor: Gumm Abstract: An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Section 1357, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 406, O.S.L. 2008 (68 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 1357), which relates to sales tax exemptions; providing exemption for tangible personal property and services relating to funerals; providing exception; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Finance - 02/03/2009 Number: OK SB 542 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Revenue and taxation; providing sales tax exemption for over-the-counter drugs and food, food products and beverages. Effective date. Sponsor: Corn Abstract: An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Section 1357, as last amended by Section 3, Chapter 436, O.S.L. 2008 (68 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 1357), which relates to sales tax; deleting limitation on certain exemption relating to taxation of drugs; providing exemption for over-thecounter drugs; defining term; deleting limitation on certain exemption relating to food and food products; providing exemption for certain food, food products and beverages; requiring Oklahoma Tax Commission to promulgate rules; and providing an effective Status: Second Reading referred to Finance - 02/03/2009 Number: OK SB 610 - Updated (Status 06/04/2009) Title: Geologic storage of carbon dioxide; creating the Oklahoma Carbon Capture and Geologic Sequestration Act; stating regulatory authority. Effective date. Sponsor: Myers Abstract: An Act relating to environment and natural resources; creating the Oklahoma Carbon Capture and Geologic Sequestration Act; providing short title; declaring legislative findings; stating legislative intent; defining terms; defining agency regulatory jurisdiction; requiring certain agreement; requiring applicants to obtain permit for operation of a carbon sequestration facility from the appropriate regulatory agency; authorizing agencies to promulgate rules; requiring notification; authorizing agencies to administer certain federal laws relating to carbon Status: Approved by Governor 06/01/2009 - 05/26/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK SB 637 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Animals; clarifying statutory reference. Effective date. Sparks An Act relating to animals; amending 4 O.S. 2001, Section 499, which relates to short title; updating statutory reference; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Rules - 02/05/2009

Number: OK SB 639 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Animals; clarifying statutory reference. Effective date. Sponsor: Sparks
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Abstract: An Act relating to animals; amending 4 O.S. 2001, Section 499, which relates to short title; updating statutory reference; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Rules - 02/05/2009 Number: OK SB 676 - Updated (Status 04/24/2009) Title: Schools; setting curricular standards for high school graduation; requiring phasing in of certain testing. Effective date. Emergency. Sponsor: Paddack Status: Motion expired - 04/23/2009 Number: OK SB 694 - Updated (Status 04/15/2009) Title: Amusement and sports; relating to the Oklahoma Horse Racing Act; prohibit racing of offspring of a cloned horse. Effective date. Sponsor: Armes Abstract: An Act relating to amusement and sports; amending 3A O.S. 2001, Section 200.1, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 1, O.S.L. 2007 (3A O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 200.1), which relates to the Oklahoma Horse Racing Act; modifying definition; and providing an effective date. Status: Approved by Governor 04/14/2009 - 04/14/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK SB 720 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Revenue and taxation; providing for special license plate for Folds of Honor supporters. Effective date. Barrington An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending Section 14, Chapter 504, O.S.L. 2004, as last amended by Section 25, Chapter 44, 2nd Extraordinary Session, O.S.L. 2006 (47 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 1135.5), which relates to special license plates; providing for special license plate for Folds of Honor Supporter; providing for design of special plate; authorizing Oklahoma Tax Commission to enter into certain agreement and providing for payment subject such agreement; providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Finance - 02/05/2009

Number: OK SB 764 - Updated (Status 03/13/2009) Title: Duplicate sections; amending, merging, consolidating and repealing multiple versions of statutes. Effective date. Emergency. Sponsor: Anderson Abstract: An Act relating to duplicate sections; amending, merging, consolidating, and repealing multiple versions of statutes; amending 21 O.S. 2001, Section 644, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 318, O.S.L. 2008 (21 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 644); repealing 21 O.S. 2001, Section 644, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 403, O.S.L. 2008 (21 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 644); amending 21 O.S. 2001, Section 1051, as last amended by Section 4, Chapter 275, O.S.L. 2004 (21 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 1051); repealing 21 O.S. 2001, Section 1051, as amended by Section Status: Approved by Governor 03/12/2009 - 03/12/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK SB 776 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Game and fish; clarifying statutory reference. Effective date. Schulz An Act relating to game and fish; amending 29 O.S. 2001, Section 4-121, as last amended by Section 16, Chapter 138, O.S.L. 2006 (29 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 4-121), which relates to noncommercial
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wildlife breeder license; making statutory reference; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Rules - 02/05/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK SB 777 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Game and fish; clarifying statutory reference. Effective date. Schulz An Act relating to game and fish; amending 29 O.S. 2001, Section 4-121, as last amended by Section 16, Chapter 138, O.S.L. 2006 (29 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 4-121), which relates to noncommercial wildlife breeder license; making statutory reference; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Rules - 02/05/2009 OK SB 779 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Game and fish; clarifying statutory reference. Effective date. Schulz An Act relating to game and fish; amending 29 O.S. 2001, Section 4-121, as last amended by Section 16, Chapter 138, O.S.L. 2006 (29 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 4-121), which relates to noncommercial wildlife breeders license; making statutory reference; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Rules - 02/05/2009

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Number: OK SB 823 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Title: Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training; modifying agency definition and function. Effective date. Sponsor: Sykes Abstract: An Act relating to schools; amending 70 O.S. 2001, Section 3311, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 143, O.S.L. 2008 (70 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 3311), which relates to the Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training; modifying definition and function; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Public Safety - 03/17/2009 Number: OK SB 863 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Revenue and taxation: providing sales tax exemption for property and services relating to funerals. Effective date. Sponsor: Corn Abstract: An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Section 1357, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 406, O.S.L. 2008 (68 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 1357), which relates to sales tax exemptions; providing exemption for tangible personal property and services relating to funerals; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Finance - 02/05/2009 Number: OK SB 891 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Title: Revenue and taxation; expanding definition relating to Quality Jobs Program Act. Effective date. Emergency. Sponsor: Gumm Abstract: An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Section 3603, as last amended by Section 3, Chapter 406, O.S.L. 2008 (68 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 3603), which relates to the Oklahoma Quality Jobs Program Act; expanding definition; providing an effective date; and declaring an emergency. Status: Second Reading referred to Appropriations and Budget - 03/17/2009
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Number: OK SB 911 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Alcoholic Beverage Laws Enforcement Commission; abolishing; transferring duties to Oklahoma State Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Control. Effective dates. Sponsor: Sykes Abstract: An Act relating to the Alcoholic Beverage Laws Enforcement Commission; abolishing the Alcoholic Beverage Laws Enforcement Commission; providing for interpretation of certain statutory references; transferring the duties of enforcement and administration of alcoholic beverage laws to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Control; transferring certain personnel, funds, records, encumbrances, equipment, and other items to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs Control; providing requirements pertaining to transfer of Status: Pending authorship Representative(s) Terrill - 02/16/2009 Number: OK SB 912 - Updated (Status 03/31/2009) Title: Nuisances; prohibiting nuisance action against agriculture activities on lands; providing for recovery of costs and fees in specific circumstance. Effective date. Sponsor: DeWitt Abstract: An Act relating to nuisances; amending 50 O.S. 2001, Section 1.1, which relates to agricultural activities; modifying definitions; prohibiting nuisance action against agricultural activities on certain lands; providing for established date of operation of agricultural activities on certain lands; providing for recovery of certain costs and fees in specific circumstance in actions for nuisance; and providing an effective date. Status: Title restored - 03/30/2009 Number: OK SB 944 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Motor vehicle and public health and safety; modifying apportionment of revenue from special license plate. Effective date. Emergency. Sponsor: Sparks Abstract: An Act relating to motor vehicles and public health and safety; amending Section 14, Chapter 504, O.S.L. 2004, as last amended by Section 25, Chapter 44, 2nd Extraordinary Session, O.S.L. 2006 (47 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 1135.5), which relates to special license plates; modifying apportionment of funds from sale of certain plate; amending Section 2, Chapter 43, O.S.L. 2008 (63 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 12505.2), which relates to Emergency Medical Technician Death Benefit Revolving Fund; including funds from sale of certain plate in monies to be Status: Referred to Appr/Sub-General Government and Transportation - 02/09/2009 Number: OK SB 1020 - Updated (Status 06/09/2009) Title: Crimes and punishments; prohibiting transmission of child pornography by Internet; criminalizing pattern of domestic abuse; prohibiting sex offenders from ice cream truck vending. Effective date. Emergency. Sponsor: Nichols Abstract: An Act relating to crimes and punishments; criminalizing pattern of domestic abuse; setting penalty; defining term; amending 21 O.S. 2001, Section 1024.1, as amended by Enrolled House Bill No. 1460 of the 1st Session of the 52nd Oklahoma Legislature, which relates to definitions; modifying definition; amending 21 O.S. 2001, Section 1040.8, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 107, O.S.L. 2002 (21 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 1040.8), which relates to distribution of obscene material or child pornography; adding prohibited material; providing additional
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Status: Approved by Governor 06/02/2009 - 05/26/2009 Number: OK SB 1058 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Title: Game and fish; relating to tagging wildlife to be removed from commercial hunting areas; stating fee. Effective date. Sponsor: Sparks Abstract: An Act relating to game and fish; amending 29 O.S. 2001, Section 5-102, which relates to tagging wildlife to be removed from commercial hunting areas; stating fee; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Tourism and Wildlife - 02/09/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK SB 1087 - Updated (Text, Status 02/21/2009) Public health and safety; creating the Emergency Medical Services Board. Effective date. Emergency. Marlatt An Act relating to public health and safety; transferring powers and duties of the Emergency Services Division of the State Department of Health to the Emergency Medical Services Board; modifying references; creating the Emergency Medical Services Board; providing for membership of certain board; specifying requirements for membership on certain board; specifying terms of members on certain board; providing for administration of certain board; directing reimbursement for travel expenses in certain circumstances; permitting the Emergency Medical Services Status: Second Reading referred to Rules - 02/09/2009

Number: OK SB 1102 - Updated (Text, Status 05/21/2009) Title: Criminal procedure; creating Juli's Law; adding misdemeanor offenses to DNA sample requirement. Emergency. Sponsor: Nichols Abstract: An Act relating to criminal procedure; creating Julis Law; amending 22 O.S. 2001, Section 991a, as last amended by Section 19, Chapter 3, O.S.L. 2008 (22 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 991a), which relates to sentencing powers of the court; requiring certain persons and those convicted of certain misdemeanor offenses to submit to deoxyribonucleic acid DNA testing; amending 74 O.S. 2001, Section 150.27a, as last amended by Section 5, Chapter 441, O.S.L. 2005 (74 O.S. Supp. 2008, Section 150.27a), which relates to OSBI Combined DNA Index System (CODIS) Database; Status: Approved by Governor 05/19/2009 - 05/20/2009 Number: OK SB 1119 - Updated (Status 06/12/2009) Title: Uniform Controlled Dangerous Substances Act; modifying provisions related to registration, order forms and dispensers. Effective date. Emergency. Sponsor: Terrill Abstract: An Act relating to the Uniform Controlled Dangerous Substances Act; amending 63 O.S. 2001, Sections 2-103, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 359, O.S.L. 2008, 2-303, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 273, O.S.L. 2008, 2-308, 2-309B, as last amended by Section 3, Chapter 273, O.S.L. 2008 and 2-309C, as last amended by Section 3, Chapter 128, O.S.L. 2005 (63 O.S. Supp. 2008, Sections 2-103, 2-303, 2-309B and 2-309C), which relate to director, registration, order forms, definitions and dispensers of controlled dangerous substances; authorizing Status: Approved by Governor 06/02/2009 - 05/26/2009 Number: OK SB 1129 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) Title: Public health and safety; creating the Uniform Emergency Volunteer Health Practitioners Act. Effective
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Title: Public health and safety; creating the Uniform Emergency Volunteer Health Practitioners Act. Effective date. Sponsor: Anderson Abstract: An Act relating to public health and safety; creating the Uniform Emergency Volunteer Health Practitioners Act; providing short title; defining terms; providing for application; authorizing the State Department of Health to regulate volunteer health practitioners in a declared emergency; requiring certain consultation and compliance of specified host entities; setting requirements for a volunteer health practitioner registration system; permitting certain confirmation; requiring certain notification; authorizing host entities to refuse the services of a Status: Approved by Governor 04/21/2009 - 04/21/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK SB 1150 - Updated (Status 03/10/2009) State government; prohibiting sales of novelty lighters. Effective date. Jolley An Act relating to state government; defining term; prohibiting certain sales; authorizing enforcement; providing for codification; and providing an effective date. Status: Measure failed: Ayes: 7 Nays: 40 - 03/09/2009

Number: OK SB 1181 - Updated (Status 05/28/2009) Title: Professions and occupations; amending various sections of the Oklahoma Pharmacy Act. Effective date. Sponsor: Jolley Abstract: An Act relating to professions and occupations; amending 59 O.S. 2001, Sections 353.1, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 18, O.S.L. 2005, 353.1b, 353.3, 353.5, as amended by Section 2, Chapter 419, O.S.L. 2005, 353.6, 353.7, as last amended by Section 17, Chapter 523, O.S.L. 2004, 353.9, as amended by Section 18, Chapter 523, O.S.L 2004, 353.10, 353.11, as last amended by Section 19, Chapter 523, O.S.L. 2004, 353.12, 353.13, as amended by Section 2, Chapter 18, O.S.L. 2005, 353.13A, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 523, O.S.L 2004, 353.17, Status: Approved by Governor 05/26/2009 - 05/26/2009 Number: OK SB 1999 - Updated (Status 04/07/2010) Title: Professions and occupations; providing animal husbandry exemption; including teeth floating and farriery acts of animal husbandry. Effective date. Emergency. Sponsor: Armes Abstract: An Act relating to professions and occupations; amending 59 O.S. 2001, Sections 698.2, as amended by Section 1, Chapter 172, O.S.L. 2002 and 698.12, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 172, O.S.L. 2005 (59 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 698.2 and 698.12), which relate to definitions and acts not prohibited from the Oklahoma Veterinary Practices Act; adding certain definitions; making acts of animal husbandry exempt; including teeth floating and farriery as acts of animal husbandry; providing an effective date; and declaring an emergency. Status: Enacting clause stricken - 04/07/2010 Number: OK SB 2000 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Title: Professions and occupations; relating to teeth floating; criminalizing administering certain drugs. Effective date. Emergency. Sponsor: Schulz Abstract: An Act relating to professions and occupations; criminalizing selling or administering prescription drugs
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for teeth floating; setting penalty; exempting certain persons from prosecution; providing for codification; providing an effective date; and declaring an emergency. Status: Second Reading referred to Judiciary - 02/02/2010 Number: OK SB 2028 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Title: Professions and occupations; relating to the Board of Chiropractic Examiners; requiring written notice for rule change; modifying continuing education requirements. Effective date. Emergency. Sponsor: Leftwich Abstract: An Act relating to professions and occupations; amending 59 O.S. 2001, Section 161.4, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 40, O.S.L. 2006 (59 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 161.4), which relates to Board of Chiropractic Examiners; adding prohibition to eligibility for Board membership; amending 59 O.S. 2001, Section 161.6, as last amended by Section 1, Chapter 362, O.S.L. 2009 (59 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 161.6), which relates to powers of Board; requiring written notice to certain persons prior to proposed rule change; requiring certain acts be incorporated Status: Second Reading referred to Health and Human Services - 02/02/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK SB 2057 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Schools; relating to curriculum standards; clarifying language. Effective date. Nichols An Act relating to schools; amending 70 O.S. 2001, Section 11-103.6, as last amended by Section 3, Chapter 173, O.S.L. 2007 (70 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 11-103.6), which relates to curriculum standards; clarifying language; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Rules - 02/02/2010

Number: OK SB 2167 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Title: Revenue and taxation; providing exemption from sales tax for property and services related to construction of certain fuel stations. Effective date. Sponsor: Branan Abstract: An Act relating to revenue and taxation; amending 68 O.S. 2001, Section 1357, as last amended by Section 26, Chapter 2, O.S.L. 2009 (68 O.S. Supp. 2009, Section 1357), which relates to sales tax; providing exemption for property and services related to construction of certain fuel stations; and providing an effective date. Status: Second Reading referred to Finance - 02/02/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK SB 2186 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Animals; creating the Companion Pet and Owner Protection Act. Effective date. Gumm An Act relating to agriculture; creating the Companion Pet Protection Act; providing short title; defining terms; making certain facilities subject to certain requirements; providing requirements for sale of certain animals; providing for codification; and providing an effective date. Status: Referred to Appr/Sub-Natural Resources and Regulatory Services - 02/02/2010 OK SCR 17 - Updated (Status 04/17/2009) Commending the Canine Good Citizen Program. Key A Concurrent Resolution promoting responsible dog ownership; endorsing the AKC Canine Good
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Citizen Program; encouraging dog training programs; and directing distribution. Status: Filed with Secretary of State - 04/16/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: OK SCR 59 - Updated (New 04/26/2010) Children; encouraing child care facilities to offer training on child abuse and neglect awareness. Marlatt A Concurrent Resolution encouraging child care facilities to offer training on identifying and reporting incidents of child abuse and neglect to their employees; and directing distribution. Status: Authored by Senator Marlatt - 04/26/2010 OK SJR 24 - Updated (Status 04/24/2009) Recognizing "Do You Realize?" as the official Oklahoma State Rock and Roll Song. Emergency. Dorman A Joint Resolution recognizing "Do You Realize??" as the official Oklahoma State Rock and Roll Song; providing for codification; directing distribution; and declaring an emergency. Status: Third Reading, Measure failed: Ayes: 48 Nays: 39 - 04/23/2009 OK SJR 62 - Updated (Status 02/16/2010) Constitutional amendment; allowing wine and beer to be sold in certain stores. Rice A Joint Resolution directing the Secretary of State to refer to the people for their approval or rejection a proposed amendment to Section 4 of Article 28 of the Oklahoma Constitution; providing ballot title; and directing filing. Status: Failed in Committee - Business and Labor - 02/16/2010 OK SR 57 - Updated (Text, Status 05/22/2009) Honoring Hobbes upon the occasion of his retirement from the Oklahoma State Senate. Branan A Resolution praising Hobbes; wishing him well in his retirement; and directing distribution. Enrolled, filed with Secretary of State - 05/21/2009 56 Bills

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Pennsylvania 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: PA HB 123 - Updated (Status 07/04/2010) Amends Title 18 re cruelty to animals Evans Amends Title 18 (Crimes & Offenses) further providing for the offense of cruelty to animals. Laid on the table - 07/03/2010

PA HB 412 - Updated (Text 04/23/2010) Amends Title 18 re wiretapping & surveillance Lentz Amends Title 18 (Crimes & Offenses), in wiretapping and electronic surveillance, further providing for exceptions to prohibition of interception and disclosure of communications. Status: Rereferred to House Appropriations - 04/29/2009
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PA HB 459 - Updated (Text 04/23/2010) Amends Tax Reform Code re career development Reed Amends Tax Reform Code establishing a career development tax credit. Introduced and referred to committee on House Finance - 02/13/2009

PA HB 492 - Updated (Text 04/23/2010) Amends Admin Code re public health emergencies Smith Amends Administrative Code providing for measures to detect & track potential & existing public health emergencies; declaring state of public health emergency, control of property & persons; establish Public Health Emergency Planning Cmsn. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Prepared. - 02/18/2009 PA HB 511 - Updated (Status 10/13/2010) Amends Titles 3 & 18 re ag biosecurity areas Cutler Amends Title 3 (Agriculture) & 18 (Crimes & Offenses) providing for the definitions of 'agricultural biosecurity areas' & for 'posted notice'; & further providing for keeping & handling of domestic animals, for criminal trespass & ecoterrorism. Status: Laid on the table - 10/12/2010 PA HB 613 - Updated (Text 04/23/2010) Amends Animal Destruction Method Auth Law Kortz Amends Animal Destruction Method Authorization Law, further providing for prohibited means of destruction of animals, for methods of destruction of animals & for exclusions; & repealing provisions relating to use of carbon monoxide systems. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on House Agriculture and Rural Affairs - 02/24/2009 PA HB 621 - Updated (Status 06/29/2010) Act re Eastern Box Turtle; PA official reptile Curry Act selecting, designating and adopting the Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina) as the official reptile for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Status: Laid on the table - 06/28/2010 PA HB 653 - Updated (Text 04/23/2010) Act re officers testing positive for drugs DeLuca Act providing for the termination of law enforcement officers upon testing positive for a controlled substance. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary - 02/27/2009

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Title: Amends Liquor Code re out-of-State wineries Sponsor: Sonney Abstract: Amends the Liquor Code further providing for the possession and transportation of wines by certain out-of-State wineries. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on House Liquor Control - 02/27/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: PA HB 671 - Updated (Text 04/23/2010) Amends the Dog Law re dangerous dog article Galloway Amends the Dog Law further providing for construction of article relating to dangerous dogs. Introduced and referred to committee on House Agriculture and Rural Affairs - 02/27/2009

PA HB 833 - Updated (Text 04/23/2010) Act adopting Hazleton soil series as PA soil Cox Act selecting, designating and adopting the Hazleton soil series as the official soil of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on House State Government - 03/10/2009 PA HB 1177 - Updated (Text 04/25/2010) Amends Tax Reform Code re sales & use tax Boyd Amends Tax Reform Code further providing for exclusions from sales and use tax. Introduced and referred to committee on House Finance - 04/03/2009 PA HB 1243 - Updated (Text 04/25/2010) Amends Dog Law re dangerous dogs Galloway Amends the Dog Law further providing for construction of article relating to dangerous dogs. Introduced and referred to committee on House Agriculture and Rural Affairs - 06/03/2009 PA HB 1254 - Updated (Text 04/25/2010) Amends Title 18 re cruelty to animals Scavello Amends Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) further providing for the offense of cruelty to animals. Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary - 04/13/2009

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PA HB 1810 - Updated (Text 04/25/2010) Amends Titles 4 & 35 re vol. fire co. grants Fairchild Amends Titles 4 (Amusements) & 35 (Health & Safety) consolidating statutory provisions relating to volunteer firefighters & grants to volunteer fire companies & volunteer services; making editorial changes; & making related repeals. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Prepared. - 07/01/2009
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PA HB 1853 - Updated (Text 04/25/2010) Amends Board of Vehicles Act re State Board Reed Amends Board of Vehicles Act further providing for definitions, for licensure and for State Board of Vehicle Manufacturers, Dealers and Salespersons. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on House Professional Licensure - 07/14/2009 PA HB 1859 - Updated (Status 07/10/2010) Amends Title 34 re unlawful acts, enforcement Staback Amends Title 34 (Game), in preliminary provisions, further providing for definitions; in enforcement, further providing for offense of assaulting an officer, for jurisdiction & penalties, etc. & for unlawful acts concerning licenses. Status: Approved by the Governor (Act: 54 ) - 07/09/2010 PA HB 2350 - Updated (New 09/11/2010) Amends Liquor Code re abolish PA liquor stores Turzai Amends Liquor Code further providing for enforcement; for abolishment of PA liquor stores & for franchise & license for wine & spirits stores; wholesale operations; taxation on wine & spirits products; repeals affecting taxation. Status: Discussed at PLCB Press Conference on 4/21/10 - 09/10/2010 PA HB 2441 - Updated (New 04/23/2010) Amends Title 42 re animal abuser registry Readshaw Amends Title 42 (Judiciary & Judicial Procedure) providing for animal abuser registry. Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary - 04/22/2010

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PA HB 2658 - Updated (New 08/11/2010) Act re antimicrobial agents in agriculture O'Brien Act prohibiting admin. of certain antimicrobial agents in agriculture; providing for inspection & testing of ag operations, enforcement, reporting by ag operations & alternatives to antimicrobial agents to animals; & making related r Status: Introduced and referred to committee on House Agriculture and Rural Affairs - 08/10/2010 PA HR 125 - Updated (Text 05/01/2010) Resolution re Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Casorio Resolution designating the month of April 2009 as 'Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month' in Pennsylvania. Status: Adopted (Vote Y: 192/N: 0) - 04/01/2009

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Number: PA HR 216 - Updated (Text 05/01/2010)
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Title: Resolution re Animal Abuse Awareness Week Sponsor: Reichley Abstract: Resolution designating the week of April 19 through 25, 2009, as 'Animal Abuse Awareness Week' in Pennsylvania. Status: Adopted (Vote Y: 192/N: 0) - 04/01/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: PA HR 276 - Updated (Text 05/01/2010) Resolution re US Homeland Security Dept Report Barrar Resolution condemning the recent US Dept. of Homeland Security Intelligence Report entitled 'Rightwing Extremism: Current Economic & Political Climate Fueling Resurgence in Radicalization Recruitment' & calling for US Pres. to apologize. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on House Intergovernmental Affairs - 04/29/2009 PA HR 298 - Updated (Text 05/01/2010) Resolution re PAAnimal Shelter Apprec. Month DiGirolamo Resolution designating the month of June 2009 as 'Pennsylvania Animal Shelter Appreciation Month.' Adopted (Vote Y: 194/N: 0) - 05/12/2009 PA HR 300 - Updated (Text 05/01/2010) Resolution re May 2009 as 'Beef Month' in PA Maher Resolution recognizing the month of May 2009 as 'Beef Month' in Pennsylvania. Adopted (Vote Y: 196/N: 0) - 05/06/2009

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PA HR 518 - Updated (Text 05/01/2010) Resolution re war dog teams to US military Melio Resolution recognizing the invaluable contributions of war dog teams to United States military efforts since World War I. Status: Adopted (Vote Y: 197/N: 0) - 11/10/2009 PA HR 676 - Updated (Text 05/01/2010) Resolution re Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Casorio Resolution designating the month of April 2010 as 'Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month' in Pennsylvania. Status: Adopted (Vote Y: 196/N: 0) - 03/16/2010 PA HR 743 - Updated (Text 05/01/2010) Resolution re Animal Abuse Awareness Week Reichley Resolution designating the week of April 18 through 24, 2010, as 'Animal Abuse Awareness Week' in Pennsylvania.
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Status: Adopted (Vote Y: 191/N: 0) - 04/19/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: PA HR 842 - Updated (Status 06/10/2010) Resolution re PAAnimal Shelter Appreciation Boback Resolution designating the month of June 2010 as 'Pennsylvania Animal Shelter Appreciation Month.' Adopted (Vote Y: 197/N: 0) - 06/09/2010

PA HR 947 - Updated (Status 09/29/2010) Resolution re Animal Disaster Preparedness Boback Resolution designating the week of September 26, 2010, as 'Animal Disaster Preparedness Week' in Pennsylvania. Status: Press Conference Held - 09/28/2010 PA HR 952 - Updated (Status 10/07/2010) Resolution re National Feral Cat Day Buxton Resolution recognizing October 16, 2010, as 'National Feral Cat Day.' Adopted (Vote Y: 194/N: 0) - 10/06/2010 PA HR 977 - Updated (New 10/05/2010) Resolution re Pork Producers Month as Oct 2010 Maher Resolution designating the month of October 2010 as 'Pork Producers Month' in Pennsylvania. Adopted (Vote Y: 197/N: 0) - 10/04/2010

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PA SB 55 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Amends Public School Code re employee checks Piccola Amends the Public School Code further providing for background checks of prospective employees and for conviction of employees of certain offenses. Status: Committee Notes: Senate Education - 11/10/2009 PA SB 169 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Amends Tax Reform Code re sales & use taxes Brubaker Amends the Tax Reform Code, in sales and use tax, further providing for definitions and for exclusions. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance - 02/02/2009 PA SB 247 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Act re tax credits for alt. fuel distributors Gordner Act authorizing certain tax credits for qualified alternative fuel distributors; and imposing powers and duties on the Department of Revenue.
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Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance - 02/19/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: PA SB 248 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Amends Title 75 re liquid fuels & fuels tax Gordner Amends Title 75 (Vehicles) in liquid fuels and fuels tax, further providing for definitions and for imposition of tax, exemptions and deductions. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Transportation - 02/19/2009 PA SB 280 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Amends PA Human Relation Act re discrimination Orie Amends the PA Human Relations Act further providing for findings and declaration of policy, for right to freedom from discrimination, housing and public accommodation; defining 'marital status'; & for unlawful discriminatory practices. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Labor and Industry - 03/06/2009 PA SB 398 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Act re antimicrobial agents & agriculture Leach Act prohibiting administration of certain antimicrobial agents in agriculture; for inspection & testing of agricultural operations, for enforcement, reporting and alternatives to administration of agents to animals; & for repeals. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs - 02/20/2009 PA SB 467 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Act regulating nonresident physician services Pippy Act regulating certain services provided by a nonresident physician. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Consumer Protection & Prof. Licensure - 03/02/2009

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PA SB 487 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Amends Liquor Code re unlawful acts Rafferty Amends the Liquor Code further providing for unlawful acts relative to liquor, alcohol and liquor licensees. Status: Rereferred to Senate Appropriations - 03/16/2009 PA SB 524 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Act re expanding storm water planning req. Erickson Act updating & expanding the storm water planning req. to be undertaken by counties; authorizing counties to reg. storm water within a watershed-based planning area & formation of mgmt authorities; DEP powers; finance & funds. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Environmental Resources and Energy - 03/02/2009
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PA SB 554 - Updated (Status 08/18/2010) Amends Title 75 re speed timing devices Rafferty Amends Title 75 (Vehicles), in licensing of drivers, further providing for schedule of convictions & points; in rules of the road in general, further providing for speed timing devices; for State & local powers. Status: Committee Notes: Senate Transportation - 08/17/2010 PA SB 557 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Amends Controlled Substance, Drug et al Act Rafferty Amends The Controlled Substance, Drug, Device & Cosmetic Act providing for records of distribution of controlled substances. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Public Health and Welfare - 03/02/2009 PA SB 560 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Amends Dog Law re spaying or neutering Browne Amends the Dog Law further providing for spaying or neutering as condition for release of certain animals; and repealing certain provisions relating to sterilization of dogs and cats. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs - 03/02/2009 PA SB 667 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Amends Dog Law re dangerous dog registration Logan (Res. 8/24/10) Amends the Dog Law, further providing for registration of dangerous dogs; and prescribing penalties. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs - 03/20/2009

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PA SB 672 - Updated (Status 09/29/2010) Amends Animal Destruction Method Law re laws Logan (Res. 8/24/10) Amends Animal Destruction Method Authorization Law further providing for prohibited means of destroying animals, exclusions, use of drugs by humane societies & shelters; providing for enforcement, use of carbon monoxide systems & for penalties. Status: Rereferred to Senate Appropriations - 09/28/2010 PA SB 843 - Updated (Text 04/30/2010) Amends Title 18 re cruelty to animals Browne Amends Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses), further providing for cruelty to animals. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Judiciary - 05/05/2009 PA SB 1225 - Updated (New 02/05/2010) Amends Vet Medicine Practice Act Stack Amends the Veterinary Medicine Practice Act further providing for definitions.
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Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Consumer Protection & Prof. Licensure - 02/04/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: PA SB 1226 - Updated (New 02/05/2010) Amends Vet Medicine Practice Act re discipline Stack Amends the Veterinary Medicine Practice Act further providing for disciplinary proceedings. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Consumer Protection & Prof. Licensure - 02/04/2010

PA SB 1417 - Updated (Status 09/15/2010) Amends Dog Law re licensure, provisions, fines Dinniman Amends the Dog Law further providing for definitions, issuance of dog licenses, for revocation or refusal of kennel licenses, for seizure and detention of dogs, for provisions relating to dog bites and for disposition of fines & penalties. Status: Discussed at Press Conference - 09/13/2010 PA SB 1435 - Updated (Status 09/15/2010) Amends Title 18 re cruelty to animals Alloway Amends Title 18 (Crimes and Offenses) further providing for the offense of cruelty to animals. Discussed at Press Conference - 09/13/2010

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PA SB 1445 - Updated (New 07/24/2010) Amends 4th to 8th Class County Tax Law re tax Yaw Amends the Fourth to Eighth Class & Selective County Assessment Law further providing for subjects of taxation enumerated. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance - 07/22/2010 PA SB 1446 - Updated (New 07/24/2010) Amends General County Assessment Law re tax Yaw Amends the General County Assessment Law further providing for subjects of taxation enumerated. Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Finance - 07/22/2010

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PA SB 1482 - Updated (New 10/13/2010) Act re water management plans Musto Act requiring water & wastewater systems to develop asset mgmt plans & document progress toward full-cost pricing; for the EQB to adopt regulations; for DEP duties and the PA PUC; est. municipality contracts, imposing penalties & for repeals. Status: Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Environmental Resources and Energy - 10/08/2010

Number: PA SR 86 - Updated (Text 05/01/2010) Title: Resolution re death of Harry Kalas
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Sponsor: Erickson Abstract: Resolution noting with sadness the death of the inimitable Philadelphia Phillies announcer Harry Kalas and extolling his broadcasting legacy. Status: Introduced and adopted - 04/21/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: PA SR 406 - Updated (New 10/05/2010) Resolution re Pork Producers Month Brubaker Resolution designating the month of October 2010 as 'Pork Producers Month' in Pennsylvania. Introduced and adopted - 09/29/2010 69 Bills

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Number: RI H 5027 - Updated (Status 10/30/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO THE STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT -- DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT -- DIVISIONS Sponsor: Rice M Abstract: This act would allow the department of environmental management agriculture division to work in conjunction with the department of health or other state agencies pursuant to a memorandum of agreement on farm and farm facility issues. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: House passed Sub A - 10/29/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI H 5069 - Updated (New 01/14/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- UNBORN VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE ACT Brien This act would define and impose penalties for violence to an unborn child. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary - 01/13/2009 RI H 5121 - Updated (Status 11/18/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO STATUTES AND STATUTORY CONSTRUCTION Fox This act would make technical revisions to various statutes pursuant to the recommendations of the Law Revision Office. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 11/13/2009 RI H 5127 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- MOBILE AND MANUFACTURED HOMES Pacheco This act would institute procedural safeguards for owners of mobile or manufactured homes who want, or must, sell or move their homes. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 07/16/2009

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Number: RI H 5188 - Updated (New 01/28/2009) Title: HOUSE RESOLUTION RECOGNIZING THE "AKC CANINE GOOD CITIZEN PROGRAM" AND SUPPORTING ITS EFFORTS TO PROMOTE RESPONSIBLE DOG OWNERSHIP IN THE STATE OF
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RHODE ISLAND Sponsor: Ruggiero Status: House read and passed - 01/27/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI H 5218 - Updated (Status 06/30/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY - OUTDOOR WOOD-FIRED HYDRONIC HEATERS Gallison This act would regulate the sale and installation of outdoor wood-fired hydronic heaters. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Referred to Senate Environment and Agriculture - 06/26/2009 RI H 5224 - Updated (New 01/29/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- FETAL PROTECTION ACT Schadone This act would establish the Fetal Protection Act. This act would take effect upon passage. Introduced, referred to House Judiciary - 01/28/2009

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Number: RI H 5336 - Updated (Status 06/10/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO WATER AND NAVIGATION - THE COASTAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT COUNCIL Sponsor: Kilmartin Abstract: This act would require cities and towns to provide free parking at CRMC designated rights-of-way along the Rhode Island shore. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Referred to Senate Environment and Agriculture - 06/09/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI H 5372 - Updated (Status 06/30/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY Pollard This act would expand the scope of the provisions against unnecessary cruelty to animals. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Referred to Senate Constitutional and Regulatory Issues - 06/26/2009 RI H 5374 - Updated (Status 03/20/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY -- REGULATION OF VICIOUS DOGS Serpa This act would add the director of the defenders of animals or his or her designee to the hearing panel which decides whether a dog should be declared vicious. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/18/2009 RI H 5479 - Updated (Status 11/04/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO FOOD AND DRUGS -- UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT McNamara This act would allow practitioners to write up to three (3) separate prescriptions in Schedule II for up to a one-month supply and allow for a ninety (90) day supply for prescriptions in Schedules IV and V. This act would take effect on September 1, 2009.
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Status: Signed by Governor - 11/02/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI H 5494 - Updated (New 02/13/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO PROPERTY -- RHODE ISLAND FAIR HOUSING PROTECTION ACT Segal This act would prohibit and make it an unlawful housing practice to discriminate against a person based upon their source of income in residential real estate transactions and in the renting of residential housing. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Introduced, referred to House Judiciary - 02/12/2009 RI H 5548 - Updated (Status 03/06/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION - SOFT DRINK AND SYRUP TAX Carter This act would impose a tax on soft drinks and syrups and require all distributors, manufacturers or sellers of soft drinks and syrups to obtain a license in order to conduct such business. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Withdrawn at sponsor's request - 03/04/2009

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Number: RI H 5573 - Updated (Status 03/20/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO COURTS AND CIVIL PROCEDURE - PROCEDURE GENERALLY - MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Sponsor: McNamara Abstract: This act would make various changes affecting civil procedure including reduction of periods of limitation, reduction of prejudgment interest and would make statements by healthcare provider inadmissible as evidence. Sections 1, 2 and 8 of this act would take effect upon passage and would apply to any cause of action which accrues on or after the effective date of this act. Sections 3 and 6 of this act would take effective upon passage and would apply to any action filed or commenced on or after the effective date of this act. Sections 4, 5 and 7 of this act would take effect upon passage and Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/18/2009 Number: RI H 5602 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS - EXCAVATION NEAR UNDERGROUND UTILITY FACILITIES Sponsor: San Bento Abstract: This act would include private utilities in the regulations relative to excavation near underground utility facilities and would increase the penalties for violations. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/31/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI H 5650 - Updated (Status 06/18/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO FOOD AND DRUGS - VETERINARY DRUGS - VETERINARY PRESCRIPTIONS O`Neill JP This act would require that a veterinarian be required to give an honorable prescription form for any drug prescribed to treat an animal to the owner or caretaker of the animal. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Referred to Senate Constitutional and Regulatory Issues - 06/17/2009
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RI H 5690 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY -- DISEASES AND PARASITES Rice M This act would establish the Asian Longhorn Beetle and the Emerald Ash Borer as a nuisance. It would also establish penalties for unlawful importation and transportation of said pests. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 07/16/2009 RI H 5725 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY O`Neill JP This act would exempt the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RISPCA) from certain provisions regarding the disposition of animals when said society was engaged in euthanizing large numbers of animals for public health and/or safety purposes. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/25/2009 RI H 5782 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- MOTOR FUEL TAX Jackson This act would define the meaning of a manufactured biodiesel fuel with regard to the state motor fuel tax. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 07/16/2009

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Number: RI H 5935 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT - CIVIL RIGHTS OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES Sponsor: Naughton Abstract: This act would amend the meaning of persons with disabilities as it relates to discrimination and civil rights. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/31/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI H 5949 - Updated (Status 07/16/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES Lally This act would amend the state's civil rights laws so as to incorporate definitions and other changes made by the federal ADAAmendments Act. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Signed by Governor - 07/09/2009 RI H 6006 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY - DOGS Gemma This act would increase the fines imposed by the Municipal Court for a violation of the dog ordinances to fifty dollars ($50.00) for the first offense, one hundred dollars ($100) for the second offense, two hundred dollars ($200) for the third offense and three hundred dollars ($300) for the fourth and each subsequent offense within the calendar year. This act would take effect upon passage.
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Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 07/16/2009 Number: RI H 6019 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) Title: HOUSE RESOLUTION RESPECTFULLY REQUESTING THAT THE GOVERNOR PRESERVE MATCHING FUNDS ALLOCATED FOR BRUSH NECK COVE DREDGING AND HABITAT RESTORATION IN THE CITY OF WARWICK Sponsor: Gemma Status: House read and passed - 03/25/2009 Number: RI H 6026 - Updated (Status 04/01/2009) Title: HOUSE RESOLUTION URGING THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS TO SUPPORT FEDERAL LEGISLATION TO PROTECT AMERICAN HORSES FROM SLAUGHTER FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION Sponsor: Rice A Status: House read and passed - 03/31/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI H 6028 - Updated (Status 07/16/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS -- UNDERGROUND UTILITY FACILITIES Malik This act would amend provisions regarding excavation near underground utility facilities, including, but not limited to, the time frame for giving notice of excavation and the markings that must be made to identify where the excavation shall take place. The act would also increase the penalties for violation of this chapter. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Signed by Governor - 07/09/2009 RI H 6041 - Updated (Status 04/09/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY- ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS Serpa This act would require pre-certification by the department of environmental management of all people hired as an animal control officer subsequent to January 1, 2011. It would also require the department to act in conjunction with Defenders of Animals to develop a program for training and certification as an animal control officer. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 04/07/2009

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Number: RI H 6127 - Updated (New 04/23/2009) Title: HOUSE RESOLUTION EXPRESSING OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY ON THE UNTIMELY PASSING OF CARRIE MILLICENTE MENARD PILAVIN Sponsor: Baldelli-Hunt Status: House read and passed - 04/22/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: RI H 6133 - Updated (New 04/24/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY Driver Introduced, referred to House Judiciary - 04/23/2009

Number: RI H 6135 - Updated (Status 06/04/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY -- DOGS
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Title: AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY -- DOGS Sponsor: Rice A Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 06/03/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: RI H 6153 - Updated (Status 05/07/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- TOXIC MOLD PROTECTION ACT Lima Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 05/06/2009 RI H 6174 - Updated (New 05/06/2009) HOUSE RESOLUTION EXTENDING CONGRATULATIONS Fox House read and passed - 05/05/2009

Number: RI H 6257 - Updated (New 06/11/2009) Title: HOUSE RESOLUTION PROCLAIMING THE FIFTH DAY OF JUNE AS MAJ-EN RESPECT FOR LIVING THINGS DAY Sponsor: Gemma Status: Introduced, referred to House Constituent Services - 06/10/2009 Number: RI H 6283 - Updated (New 06/17/2009) Title: HOUSE RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING THE POTTER LEAGUE FOR ANIMALS ON THE OPENING OF ITS NEW "GREEN" ANIMAL CARE AND EDUCATION CENTER Sponsor: Rice A Status: House read and passed - 06/16/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: RI H 6292 - Updated (Status 06/26/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO WATERS AND NAVIGATION -- COASTAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT COUNCIL Naughton Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 06/25/2009

Number: RI H 6295 - Updated (New 06/19/2009) Title: HOUSE RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING MARVIN AND DR. E. J. FINOCCHIO ON BEING SELECTED AS NATIONAL WINNERS IN THE "PET PARTNERS" RESCUE CATEGORY ON THE DELTA SOCIETY'S 2009 BEYOND LIMITS AWARDS Sponsor: Pacheco Status: House read and passed - 06/18/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: RI H 6461 - Updated (New 10/31/2009) HOUSE RESOLUTION HONORING MAJ-EN, A THERAPY WORKING DOG Gemma House read and passed - 10/29/2009

Number: RI H 7319 - Updated (Status 04/16/2010) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY - DOGS Sponsor: Gemma
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Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 04/14/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: RI H 7480 - Updated (Status 04/16/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY Serpa Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 04/14/2010

Number: RI H 8109 - Updated (Status 07/07/2010) Title: JOINT RESOLUTION CREATING A SPECIAL LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION TO BE KNOWN AS "THE TASK FORCE ON THE EDUCATION OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH IN THE CARE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN, YOUTH, AND FAMILIES" Sponsor: Naughton Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 06/30/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI S 23 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY -- DOGS Tassoni This act would provide guidelines and penalties for any person that keeps a dog outside tethered, penned, caged, fenced or otherwise confined without adequate shelter from the elements and would add definitions of "proper food", "proper water" and "proper veterinary care" to the chapter on cruelty to animals. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Referred to House Judiciary - 04/21/2009 RI S 24 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY -- REGULATION OF VICIOUS DOGS Tassoni This act would add the director of the defenders of animals or his or her designee to the hearing panel which decides whether a dog should be declared vicious. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Referred to House Judiciary - 04/21/2009 RI S 36 - Updated (Status 03/06/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION - SCHOOL AND MUNICIPAL PLAYGROUND SAFETY Blais This act would provide grants to cities and towns for projects undertaken specifically to comply with the department of education and department of health’s joint health and environment recreational facility safety regulations and/or to provide access for people with disabilities. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/05/2009 RI S 129 - Updated (Status 05/01/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO PROPERTY -- RHODE ISLAND FAIR HOUSING PRACTICES ACT Metts This act would prohibit discrimination in housing against those persons who are recipients of government assistance. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 04/30/2009
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RI S 134 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- MOBILE AND MANUFACTURED HOMES Fogarty P This act would institute procedural safeguards for owners of mobile or manufactured homes who want, or must, sell or move their homes. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 07/16/2009

Number: RI S 228 - Updated (New 02/13/2009) Title: SENATE RESOLUTION HONORING SENATOR KEVIN A. BREENE FOR HIS SERVICE TO THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND Sponsor: Maher Status: Introduced, referred to Senate Constitutional and Regulatory Issues - 02/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI S 286 - Updated (Status 07/04/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO STATE AFFAIRS AND GOVERNMENT - VIDEO LOTTERY TERMINAL Ciccone This act would permit the facilities known as "Twin River" in Lincoln, Rhode Island and "Newport Grand" in Newport, Rhode Island at their discretion to maintain and operate all video lottery games which said facilities are authorized to conduct on a twenty-four (24) hour basis, on weekends and federal or state recognized holidays and would provide for the division of revenue generated during the expanded hours. This act would take effect on June 30, 2009. Status: Vetoed by Governor - 07/02/2009 RI S 352 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY -- DISEASES AND PARASITES Sosnowski This act would establish the Asian Longhorn Beetle as a nuisance. It would also establish penalties for unlawful importation and transportation of said beetles. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 07/16/2009 RI S 454 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY Tassoni This act would expand the scope of the provisions against unnecessary cruelty to animals. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/25/2009 RI S 474 - Updated (Status 07/16/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS -- UNDERGROUND UTILITY FACILITIES DeVall This act would amend provisions regarding excavation near underground utility facilities, including, but not limited to, the time frame for giving notice of excavation and the markings that must be made to identify where the excavation shall take place. The act would also increase the penalties for violation of this chapter. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Signed by Governor - 07/09/2009
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Number: RI S 476 - Updated (Status 03/28/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO PUBLIC UTILITIES AND CARRIERS - EXCAVATION NEAR UNDERGROUND UTILITY FACILITIES Sponsor: Tassoni Abstract: This act would include private utilities in the regulations relative to excavation near underground utility facilities and would increase the penalties for violations. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee heard - 03/26/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI S 494 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO WATERS AND NAVIGATION -- COASTAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT COUNCIL Walaska This act would require the costal resources management council to develop a management program in order to conserve critical energy, waste treatment, transportation and public recreation resources in the coastal zone. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 04/01/2009 RI S 525 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO MOTOR AND OTHER VEHICLES -- MOTOR FUEL TAX DiPalma This act would define the meaning of a manufactured biodiesel fuel with regard to the state motor fuel tax. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 07/16/2009 RI S 533 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- TOXIC MOLD PROTECTION ACT Lanzi This act would create a mold advisory board to advise the department of health with respect to establishing permissible exposure limits for mold exposure and procedures for the assessment of the health risk posed by the presence of mold, and promulgate mold remediation procedures. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 04/01/2009 RI S 547 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO FOOD AND DRUGS - UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT Walaska This act would make changes to the Uniform Controlled Substance Act relating to writing and dispensing of prescriptions for certain drugs. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/25/2009 RI S 552 - Updated (Status 11/14/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO FOOD AND DRUGS -- UNIFORM CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ACT Perry This act would allow practitioners to write up to three (3) separate prescriptions in Schedule II for up to a one-month supply and allow for a ninety (90) day supply for prescriptions in Schedules IV and V. This act would take effect on September 1, 2009.
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Status: Signed by Governor - 11/09/2009 Number: RI S 575 - Updated (New 02/27/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO COURTS AND CIVIL PROCEDURE - PROCEDURE GENERALLY - MEDICAL MALPRACTICE Sponsor: Perry Abstract: This act would make various changes affecting civil procedure including reduction of periods of limitation, reduction of prejudgment interest and would make statements by healthcare provider inadmissible as evidence. Sections 1, 2 and 8 of this act would take effect upon passage and would apply to any cause of action which accrues on or after the effective date of this act. Sections 3 and 6 of this act would take effective upon passage and would apply to any action filed or commenced on or after the effective date of this act. Sections 4, 5 and 7 of this act would take effect upon passage and Status: Introduced, referred to Senate Judiciary - 02/25/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI S 623 - Updated (New 02/27/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO SPORTS, RACING AND ATHLETICS - GAMBLING Ruggerio This act would expand the definition of gambling to include professional sporting event wagering, as well as authorizing a referendum of the expansion of gambling pursuant to the state constitution. Status: Introduced, referred to Senate Constitutional and Regulatory Issues - 02/25/2009 RI S 675 - Updated (Status 04/02/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO TAXATION - SOFT DRINK AND SYRUP TAX Perry This act would impose a tax on soft drinks and syrups and require all distributors, manufacturers or sellers of soft drinks and syrups to obtain a license in order to conduct such business. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/31/2009 RI S 719 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY Lynch This act would expand the scope of the provisions against unnecessary cruelty to animals. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Committee recommended measure be held for further study - 03/25/2009 RI S 783 - Updated (Status 07/16/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO CRIMINAL OFFENSES - PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES McCaffrey This act would amend the state's civil rights laws so as to incorporate definitions and other changes made by the federal ADAAmendments Act. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Signed by Governor - 07/09/2009

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Number: RI S 792 - Updated (Text, Status 04/02/2009) Title: SENATE RESOLUTION ADOPTING THE RULES OF THE SENATE Sponsor: Maselli
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Status: Senate passed Sub A as amended (floor amendment) - 04/01/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: RI S 800 - Updated (Status 07/23/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ANIMALS AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY -- DOGS Walaska This act would increase the fines for violations of the dog ordinances in the City of Warwick. This act would take effect upon passage. Status: Effective without Governor's signature - 07/16/2009

Number: RI S 856 - Updated (Status 05/13/2009) Title: SENATE RESOLUTION RESPECTFULLY REQUESTING THAT THE GOVERNOR PRESERVE MATCHING FUNDS ALLOCATED FOR BRUSH NECK COVE DREDGING AND HABITAT RESTORATION IN THE CITY OF WARWICK Sponsor: Walaska Status: Senate read and passed - 05/12/2009 Number: RI S 902 - Updated (New 05/08/2009) Title: SENATE RESOLUTION HONORING PORTSMOUTH ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER BETSY HANSON FOR HER HEROIC EFFORTS IN RESCUING A DROWNING DOG Sponsor: Levesque C Status: Senate read and passed - 05/07/2009 Number: RI S 914 - Updated (Text 05/21/2009) Title: SENATE RESOLUTION HONORING SENATOR KEVIN A. BREENE FOR HIS SERVICE TO THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND Sponsor: Maher Status: Senate read and passed - 05/13/2009 Number: RI S 962 - Updated (New 06/04/2009) Title: SENATE RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING ERICA VIEIRA FOR BEING CHOSEN "THE 2009 COMMUNITY SERVICE POLICE OFFICER OF THE YEAR" BY THE RICHMOND GRANGE Sponsor: Sosnowski Status: Senate read and passed - 06/03/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: RI S 2101 - Updated (New 02/05/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO SPORTS, RACING AND ATHLETICS -- GREYHOUND RACING Raptakis Introduced, referred to Senate Constitutional and Regulatory Issues - 02/04/2010 RI S 2121 - Updated (New 02/05/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO EDUCATION - SCHOOL AND MUNICIPAL PLAYGROUND SAFETY Blais Introduced, referred to Senate Finance - 02/04/2010

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Title: AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY -- TOXIC MOLD PROTECTION ACT Sponsor: Lanzi Status: Introduced, referred to Senate Health and Human Services - 02/04/2010 South Carolina - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: 28 Bills

SC H 3013 - Updated (Text 03/27/2010) Animal enclosures Limehouse AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 16-11-650, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE OFFENSE OF REMOVING OR DESTROYING FENCES, GATES, OR OTHER BARRIERS ENCLOSING ANIMALS, CROPS, OR UNCULTIVATED LANDS, SO AS TO REVISE THE ELEMENTS OF THE OFFENSE, INCREASE PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS, PROVIDE FOR THE RIGHTS OF EASEMENT HOLDERS, AND TO VEST JURISDICTION TO HEAR AND DISPOSE OF THIS OFFENSE IN MAGISTRATES COURT. - ratified title Status: Act No. 56 - 06/12/2009 SC H 3042 - Updated (Text 03/27/2010) Mixed martial arts Merrill AN ACT TO AMEND SECTIONS 40-81-20, 40-81-50, 40-81-70, 40-81-230, 40-81-280, 40-81-430, AND 40-81-480, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, ALL RELATING TO REGULATIONS OF VARIOUS ATHLETIC AND SPORTING ACTIVITIES BY THE STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION, SO AS TO PROVIDE FOR THE REGULATION OF MIXED MARTIAL ARTS COMPETITIONS BY THE STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION; BY ADDING SECTION 40-81-445 SO AS TO MAKE THE COMBATIVE SPORT OF MIXED MARTIAL ARTS LEGAL IN SOUTH CAROLINA, AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE MANNER IN WHICH THE STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION SHALL SUPERVISE AND REGULATE Status: Act No. 57 - 06/12/2009 SC H 3117 - Updated (Status 03/26/2010) Pets Cobb-Hunter A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 20-4-60, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO AN ORDER FOR PROTECTION FROM DOMESTIC ABUSE, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE COURT MAY PROHIBIT HARM OR HARASSMENT TO A PET ANIMAL OWNED, POSSESSED, KEPT, OR HELD BY THE PETITIONER AND TO PROVIDE THAT IN ORDERING TEMPORARY POSSESSION OF PERSONAL PROPERTY THE COURT MAY ORDER THE TEMPORARY POSSESSION OF PET , ANIMALS. Status: House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Hutto, Stavrinakis - 03/25/2010 SC H 3137 - Updated (Hearing 02/27/2009) Animal control officer Harrison A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 4-9-145, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO LITTER CONTROL OFFICERS, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT AN ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER HAS THE SAME POWERS AND DUTIES AS A LITTER CONTROL OFFICER. Status: Senate Referred to Subcommittee: Cleary (ch), Ford, S.Martin - 02/19/2009
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SC H 3197 - Updated (Status 01/29/2009) DHEC Lucas A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 44-1-20, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE SUPERVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL BY THE BOARD OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL, SO AS TO DELETE REFERENCES TO THE BOARD AND INSTEAD PROVIDE THE DEPARTMENT MUST BE MANAGED AND OPERATED BY A DIRECTOR APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR UPON THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE SENATE AND SUBJECT TO REMOVAL BY THE GOVERNOR; TO AMEND SECTIONS 44-1-40, 44-1-50, AS AMENDED, 44-1-60, 44-1-70, 44-1-80, AS AMENDED, 44-1-280, 44-2-130, AS AMENDED, 44-7-130, Status: House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: E.H.Pitts - 01/28/2009 SC H 3227 - Updated (Hearing 04/29/2010) Cockfighting G.M. Smith A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 16-17-650, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO COCKFIGHTING, SO AS TO INCREASE THE PENALTIES FOR THE OFFENSE. Status: House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Daning - 01/13/2010 SC H 3319 - Updated (Status 01/29/2009) Animals Rice A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 47-3-710, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO CERTAIN DEFINITIONS, SO AS TO PROVIDE A DANGEROUS ANIMAL MEANS, AMONG OTHER THINGS, AN ANIMAL THAT MAKES AN UNPROVOKED ATTACK ON A DOMESTIC ANIMAL OR AN ANIMAL WHOSE CERTAIN ACTIONS WOULD CAUSE A PERSON REASONABLY TO BELIEVE THE ANIMAL WILL ATTACK AND CAUSE BODILY INJURY TO A DOMESTIC ANIMAL. Status: House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-14 - 01/27/2009 SC H 3517 - Updated (Status 02/18/2009) Landfills Neilson A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 44-96-115 SO AS TO ESTABLISH A STATEWIDE TIPPING FEE ON THE DISPOSAL OF SOLID WASTE IN A LANDFILL, TO IMPOSE ON A LANDFILL OWNER OR OPERATOR REQUIREMENTS FOR RECORDING SOLID WASTE TONNAGE RECEIVED AND TIPPING FEES RECEIVED, TO REQUIRE A LANDFILL OWNER OR OPERATOR QUARTERLY TO REPORT TONNAGE FEES RECEIVED TO THE DEPARTMENT AND TO DEPOSIT TIPPING FEES COLLECTED WITH THE DEPARTMENT; TO AMEND SECTION 44-96-40, RELATING TO CERTAIN DEFINITIONS, SO AS TO DEFINE A TIPPING FEE; AND TO Status: House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-12 02/12/2009 SC H 3557 - Updated (Status 02/26/2009) Realtor Day Huggins A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO DECLARE TUESDAY FEBRUARY 24, 2009, SOUTH CAROLINA ,
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REALTOR DAY IN ORDER TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR THE MANY OUTSTANDING REALTORS AND REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS IN OUR STATE. Status: Senate Committee report: Favorable Invitations SJ-11 - 02/24/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: SC H 3597 - Updated (Status 02/27/2009) Schmooney G.R. Smith A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE BOB SHUMAKER, OF GREENVILLE COUNTY , AUTHOR OF "THE SCHMOONEY TRILOGIES", A CHILDREN'S BOOK SERIES FEATURING A LOVEABLE MAIN CHARACTER KNOWN AS THE SCHMOONEY WHO LEADS CHILDREN ON REMARKABLE ADVENTURES, TO COMMEND HIM FOR HIS DEDICATION TO IMPROVING READING SKILLS AND LITERACY ACROSS THE PALMETTO STATE, AND TO DECLARE THE SCHMOONEY THE HONORARY MASCOT FOR LITERACY IN SOUTH CAROLINA FOR 2009-2010. Status: Senate Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence SJ-21 - 02/25/2009 SC H 3651 - Updated (Text 03/27/2010) Forestry Duncan AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 48-23205 SO AS TO PROVIDE CERTAIN DEFINITIONS, TO LIMIT THE AUTHORITY OF COUNTIES AND MUNICIPALITIES TO RESTRICT OR REGULATE CERTAIN FORESTRY ACTIVITIES, TO PROVIDE THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF CERTAIN PERMITTED REGULATIONS, AND TO PROVIDE EXEMPTIONS. - ratified title Status: Act No. 48 - 06/12/2009 SC H 3784 - Updated (Hearing 02/18/2010) Municipality or county Sottile A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 5-7-320 SO AS PROVIDE THAT A MUNICIPALITY OR COUNTY OR ITS EMPLOYEES ARE NOT LIABLE FOR DAMAGE OR INJURY CAUSED TO A PERSON WHO PARTICIPATES IN AN ALTERNATIVE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY ON MUNICIPAL OR COUNTY PROPERTY TO PROVIDE EXCEPTIONS, AND , TO APPLY THE LIMITS OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA TORT CLAIMS ACT WHERE LIABILITY EXISTS. Status: House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-4 - 03/26/2009 SC H 3794 - Updated (Text 03/27/2010) Wildlife management areas Umphlett AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 50-11-2200, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREAS, SO AS TO SPECIFY ADDITIONAL PROHIBITED ACTIVITIES; TO AMEND SECTION 50-11-2210, RELATING TO ABUSE OF WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA LANDS, SO AS TO INCLUDE HERITAGE TRUST AND DEPARTMENT OWNED LANDS; TO AMEND SECTION 50-11-2220, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO ADDITIONAL PENALTIES FOR ABUSING WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA LANDS, SO AS TO INCLUDE HERITAGE TRUST AND DEPARTMENT OWNED LANDS; BY ADDING SECTION 50-11-2225 SO AS TO Status: Act No. 63 - 06/12/2009
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SC H 3889 - Updated (Status 05/01/2009) Horses Bales A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 47-13-1350, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE HEALTH CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR A HORSE TO ENTER THE STATE, SO AS TO REQUIRE TESTING FOR EQUINE STRANGLES AND A VETERINARY CERTIFICATE OF GOOD HEALTH ISSUED NOT MORE THAN THIRTY DAYS BEFORE ENTRY; TO AMEND SECTION 4713-1370, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE PROOF OF TESTS REQUIRED FOR THE PUBLIC ASSEMBLY OF HORSES, SO AS TO REQUIRE THAT HORSES MAINTAINED AT A PUBLIC STABLE OR OTHER PUBLIC FACILITY BE TESTED FOR EQUINE INFECTIOUS ANEMIA NOT LESS THAN Status: House Recommitted to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-195 - 04/29/2009 SC H 3918 - Updated (New 04/23/2009) Robert Monty Wooley Agnew A HOUSE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR ROBERT MONTY WOOLEY OF ABBEVILLE COUNTY VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT SERVICES AT ERSKINE COLLEGE, UPON THE , OCCASION OF HIS RETIREMENT IN JUNE 2009, TO THANK HIM FOR HIS MANY YEARS OF OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SERVICE, AND TO WISH HIM MUCH FULFILLMENT AND SUCCESS IN ALL HIS FUTURE ENDEAVORS. Status: House Introduced and adopted HJ-13 - 04/22/2009 SC H 4213 - Updated (Status 01/14/2010) Animal fighting G.M. Smith A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 16-27-30, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE OFFENSE OF ANIMAL FIGHTING AND BAITING AND ITS PENALTIES, SO AS TO ADD THAT IT IS UNLAWFUL TO POSSESS, TRAIN, TRANSPORT, OR SELL AN ANIMAL WITH THE INTENT THAT THE ANIMAL BE ENGAGED IN ANIMAL FIGHTING AND BAITING. Status: House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-32 - 01/12/2010 SC H 4630 - Updated (Status 02/27/2010) Jaidon's Law Forrester A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ENACTING "JAIDON'S LAW" BY AMENDING SECTION 63-7-1680, RELATING TO THE CONTENTS, APPROVAL, AND AMENDMENT OF A PLACEMENT PLAN DEVELOPED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES FOR A CHILD REMOVED FROM THE CUSTODY OF HIS OR HER PARENTS, SO AS TO FURTHER PROVIDE FOR THE VISITATION RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF THE PARENTS UNDER THE PLACEMENT PLAN; TO AMEND SECTION 63-7-1690, RELATING TO CONTENTS OF A PLACEMENT PLAN WHEN THE CONDITIONS FOR REMOVAL OF A CHILD FROM THE CUSTODY OF HIS OR HER PARENTS INCLUDE Status: House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-9 - 02/25/2010

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Sponsor: J.E. Smith Abstract: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 47-1-45 SO AS TO MAKE IT UNLAWFUL TO KNOWINGLY OR INTENTIONALLY CONFINE OR RESTRAIN AN ANIMAL IN A CRUEL MANNER OR KNOWINGLY OR INTENTIONALLY CAUSE SUCH CRUEL CONFINEMENT OR RESTRAINING OF AN ANIMAL, TO DEFINE CERTAIN TERMS IN REGARD TO THE ABOVE, TO PROVIDE PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION, AND TO PROVIDE THAT LOCAL GOVERNMENTS MAY ADOPT MORE STRINGENT LOCAL ORDINANCES GOVERNING THE CONFINEMENT OR RESTRAINING OF AN ANIMAL WITH CIVIL PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS. Status: House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-5 - 03/09/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: SC S 115 - Updated (Status 01/15/2009) State Athletic Commission Knotts A BILL TO AMEND SECTIONS 40-81-20, 40-81-50, 40-81-70, 40-81-230, 40-81-280, AND 40-81-430, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, ALL RELATING TO REGULATIONS OF VARIOUS ATHLETIC AND SPORTING ACTIVITIES BY THE STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION; BY ADDING SECTION 40-81-445 SO AS TO MAKE THE COMBATIVE SPORT OF MIXED MARTIAL ARTS LEGAL IN SOUTH CAROLINA, AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE MANNER IN WHICH THE STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION SHALL SUPERVISE AND REGULATE MIXED MARTIAL ARTS COMPETITIONS; TO REPEAL SECTION 40-81-480 RELATING TO EVENTS OR EXHIBITIONS INVOLVING MORE THAN Status: Senate Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-123 - 01/13/2009 SC S 223 - Updated (Hearing 02/12/2010) Provisions for Cost of Animal Care Act Lourie A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 47-1-145, TO ENACT THE "PROVISIONS FOR COST OF ANIMAL CARE ACT OF 2009", TO PROVIDE THAT THE CUSTODIAN OF AN ANIMAL TAKEN INTO CUSTODY DUE TO CIVIL OR CRIMINAL VIOLATIONS BY ITS OWNER MAY PETITION THE COURT FOR EXPENSES RELATED TO PROVIDING CARE TO THE ANIMAL, TO ESTABLISH PROCEDURES FOR HEARING SUCH PETITIONS AND FOR THE COLLECTION AND USE OF FUNDS ORDERED TO BE PAID, TO PROVIDE THAT A PERSON WHO FAILS TO PAY SUCH FUNDS FORFEITS RIGHTS OF OWNERSHIP TO THE ANIMAL, TO PROVIDE FOR Status: House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-13 - 03/25/2009 SC S 328 - Updated (Text 09/01/2010) Pet inoculating Verdin AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 47-5-60, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO INOCULATING PETS AGAINST RABIES, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THESE INOCULATIONS MUST BE ADMINISTERED BY A LICENSED VETERINARIAN OR SOMEONE UNDER THE DIRECT SUPERVISION OF A LICENSED VETERINARIAN. - ratified title Status: Act No. 173 - 06/09/2010 SC S 384 - Updated (Text, Status 02/11/2010) Administrative Law Court Leventis A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 1-23-600, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976,
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RELATING TO HEARINGS AND PROCEEDINGS OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW COURT, SO AS TO REORGANIZE THE SECTION AND PROVIDE THAT IT IS APPLICABLE TO THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL; TO AMEND SECTION 1-23-610, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO REVIEW OF DECISIONS OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE LAW COURT, SO AS TO DEFINE THE PROCEDURES FOR OBTAINING JUDICIAL REVIEW OF A FINAL DECISION OF AN ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGE IN A CASE INVOLVING THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND Status: Scrivener's error corrected - 02/10/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: SC S 453 - Updated (Text 03/27/2010) Livestock and poultry Verdin AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 47-4-160 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT UNITS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT MAY NOT ENACT ORDINANCES, ORDERS, OR OTHER REGULATIONS CONCERNING THE CARE AND HANDLING OF LIVESTOCK AND POULTRY TO PROVIDE THAT IT IS THE INTENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO OCCUPY THE , FIELD CONCERNING THE REGULATION OF THE CARE AND HANDLING OF LIVESTOCK AND POULTRY TO PROVIDE THAT LOCAL LAWS AND ORDINANCES PERTAINING TO THE REGULATION , OF AND ENFORCEMENT OF THE CARE AND HANDLING OF LIVESTOCK AND POULTRY ARE PREEMPTED AND Status: Act No. 75 - 06/24/2009 SC S 480 - Updated (Hearing 03/03/2009) Horses Verdin A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO URGE CONGRESS TO OPPOSE FEDERAL LEGISLATION THAT INTERFERES WITH A STATE'S ABILITY TO DIRECT THE TRANSPORT OR PROCESSING OF HORSES. Status: Senate Referred to Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources SJ-15 - 02/25/2009 SC S 628 - Updated (Status 05/15/2009) Raffles McConnell A BILL TO AMEND CHAPTER 19, TITLE 16 OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA CODE OF LAWS, 1976, RELATING TO GAMBLING AND LOTTERIES, SO AS TO AMEND EXISTING LAWS ON UNLAWFUL LOTTERIES AND GAMBLING BY ORGANIZING EXISTING LAWS INTO ARTICLE 1, AND IN ARTICLE 1 TO ADD DEFINITIONS; TO INCREASE AND MAKE UNIFORM PENALTIES FOR UNLAWFUL LOTTERIES AND GAMBLING; TO ALLOW SOCIAL GAMBLING AS A DEFENSE TO UNLAWFUL GAMBLING, AND TO CLARIFY THAT GAMES OF SKILL OR CHANCE IN WHICH NO BETTING OCCURS ARE NOT UNLAWFUL; BY ADDING ARTICLE 3, AND IN ARTICLE 3 TO ALLOW CHARITABLE AND NONPROFIT Status: Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-11 - 05/13/2009 SC S 836 - Updated (Text 09/01/2010) Riverbanks Parks Commission Cromer AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 51-13-80, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE RIVERBANKS PARKS COMMISSION, SO AS TO DELETE PROVISIONS THAT AUTHORIZE THE RIVERBANKS PARKS COMMISSION TO ADOPT RULES AND REGULATIONS REGARDING PARK PROPERTY AND AUTHORIZE THE COMMISSION TO EMPLOY
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POLICE OFFICERS, TO PROHIBIT CERTAIN ACTIVITIES WHILE ON PARK PROPERTY AND TO , DELETE THE PROVISION THAT FINES AND FORFEITURES COLLECTED PURSUANT TO SECTIONS 51-13-50 THROUGH 51-13-80 BE FORWARDED TO THE RIVERBANKS PARKS COMMISSION. - ratified title Status: Act No. 197 - 06/15/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: SC S 927 - Updated (Status 01/16/2010) Animal fighting L. Martin A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 16-27-30, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE OFFENSE OF ANIMAL FIGHTING AND BAITING AND ITS PENALTIES, SO AS TO ADD THAT IT IS UNLAWFUL TO SELL AN ANIMAL WITH THE INTENT THAT THE ANIMAL BE ENGAGED IN ANIMAL FIGHTING AND BAITING. Status: Senate Referred to Subcommittee: Knotts (ch), Massey, Coleman - 01/12/2010 SC S 1135 - Updated (Status 02/12/2010) Pets Leventis A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 20-4-60, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO AN ORDER FOR PROTECTION FROM DOMESTIC ABUSE, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE COURT MAY PROHIBIT HARM OR HARASSMENT TO A PET ANIMAL OWNED, POSSESSED, KEPT, OR HELD BY THE PETITIONER AND TO PROVIDE THAT IN ORDERING TEMPORARY POSSESSION OF PERSONAL PROPERTY THE COURT MAY ORDER THE TEMPORARY POSSESSION OF PET , ANIMALS. Status: Senate Referred to Subcommittee: Campbell (ch), Knotts, Campsen, Lourie - 02/10/2010 1 Bill

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South Dakota - Adjourned 2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: SD HB 1146 - Updated (Status 02/05/2010) Provide for the regulation of certain commercial dog breeding operations. Elliott Provide for the regulation of certain commercial dog breeding operations. Scheduled for hearing - 02/09/2010

Tennessee - Adjourned 2009-10

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Number: TN HB 113 - Updated (Status 01/26/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, deletes provisions relative to state licensing of dog and cat dealers. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 17. Sponsor: Bell Status: Withdrawn. - 01/25/2010 Number: TN HB 385 - Updated (Status 02/18/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Animal Abuser Registration, Tracking and Verification Act." - Amends TCA Title 40, Chapter 39. Sponsor: Sontany Status: Assigned to s/c Criminal Practice and Procedure of JUD - 02/17/2009
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Number: TN HB 386 - Updated (Status 07/19/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As enacted, enacts the "Commercial Breeder Act." - Amends TCA Title 47, Chapter 18, Part 1; Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2; and Title 44, Chapter 17. Sponsor: Sontany Status: Pub. Ch. 591 - 07/16/2009 Number: TN HB 413 - Updated (Status 06/04/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, deletes requirement persons selling dogs and cats at a flea market obtain a license as a dealer from the department of agriculture. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 17, Part 1. Sponsor: Bass Status: Rcvd. from H., P1C. - 06/03/2009 Number: TN HB 422 - Updated (Status 01/26/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, deletes provisions relative to state licensing of dog and cat dealers. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 17. Sponsor: Bell Status: Withdrawn. - 01/25/2010 Number: TN HB 462 - Updated (Status 04/23/2009) Title: Narcotics - As enacted, makes concealing that one has received a controlled substance in an effort to obtain more of that substance a Class A misdemeanor and requires certain health care professionals to report suspicion of such to local law enforcement without civil liability. - Amends TCA Title 53, Chapter 11. Sponsor: Odom Status: Comp. became Pub. Ch. 67 - 04/22/2009 Number: TN HB 463 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Title: Narcotics - As introduced, makes concealing that one has received a controlled substance in an effort to obtain more of that substance a Class A misdemeanor and requires certain health care professionals to report suspicion of such to local law enforcement without civil liability. - Amends TCA Title 53, Chapter 11. Sponsor: Odom Status: Assigned to s/c Professional Occupations of HHR - 03/17/2009 Number: TN HB 544 - Updated (Status 02/18/2009) Title: Tort Liability and Reform - As introduced, exempts persons from civil liability for rendering or obtaining medical care or treatment to certain animals under specified circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 29, Chapter 34, Part 2. Sponsor: Sontany Status: Assigned to s/c Civil Practice and Procedure of JUD - 02/17/2009 Number: TN HB 626 - Updated (Status 04/17/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, provides that in animal cruelty prosecutions, if the defendant does not post court-ordered security to pay for expense of caring for the animal within 72 hours, animal is forfeited and defendant loses all ownership rights. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14,
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Part 2. Sponsor: Maggart Status: Held on desk. - 04/16/2009 Number: TN HB 627 - Updated (Status 04/07/2010) Title: Criminal Offenses - As introduced, increases penalty for spectators at animal fight to Class A misdemeanor from Class B misdemeanor for dog fights and to Class A misdemeanor for Class C misdemeanor for other animal fights. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Maggart Status: Failed for Lack of Motion in: Agriculture Committee - 04/06/2010 Number: TN HB 720 - Updated (Status 05/30/2009) Title: Milk, Dairy Products - As enacted, specifies that the Dairy Law of the State of Tennessee does not prohibit the independent or partial owner of any hoofed mammal from using the milk from such animal for the owner's personal consumption or other personal use. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 19 and Title 53. Sponsor: Niceley Status: Pub. Ch. 285 - 05/29/2009 Number: TN HB 721 - Updated (Status 05/20/2009) Title: Agriculture - As introduced, authorizes the state to support a voluntary animal identification program; prohibits the department of agriculture from forcing national animal identification premises registration without specific statutory authorization from the general assembly. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 7. Sponsor: Niceley Status: Action Def. in Agriculture Committee to 2010 - 05/19/2009 Number: TN HB 1123 - Updated (Status 04/16/2009) Title: Criminal Offenses - As introduced, increases penalty for cockfighting to a Class E felony. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Maggart Status: P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt. - 02/18/2009 Number: TN HB 1167 - Updated (Status 04/23/2009) Title: Recycling - As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Deposit Beverage Container Recycling Act". - Amends TCA Title 68, Chapter 211 and Chapter 86 of the Public Acts of 2005. Sponsor: McDonald Status: Taken Off Notice For Cal. in s/c State Government of S&LG of State & Local Government Committee 04/22/2009 Number: TN HB 1433 - Updated (Status 03/12/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, creates Class B fine only offenses of selling live animals on public streets, parks and for business to offer live animal as prize or for promotional purposes; places safeguards on sale of animals at flea markets. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Sontany Status: Assigned to s/c Criminal Practice and Procedure of JUD - 03/11/2009
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Number: TN HB 1602 - Updated (Status 03/04/2009) Title: Municipal Government - As introduced, authorizes municipalities having a population of at least 100,000 to establish an ordinance and permitting process that would enable restaurants to allow admittance of patron companion dogs into designated outdoor dining areas. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 18 and Title 6, Chapter 54. Sponsor: Brooks H Status: Assigned to s/c Public Health and Family Assistance of HHR - 03/03/2009 Number: TN HB 1603 - Updated (Status 07/10/2009) Title: Municipal Government - As enacted, authorizes municipalities having a population of at least 100,000 and certain other municipalities to establish an ordinance and permitting process that would enable restaurants to allow admittance of patron pet dogs into designated outdoor dining areas. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 18 and Title 6, Chapter 54. Sponsor: Brooks H Status: Comp. became Pub. Ch. 508 - 07/07/2009 Number: TN HB 1619 - Updated (Status 06/06/2009) Title: Water Pollution - As enacted, specifies that only those operations that are required under the federal Clean Water Act to have a permit for CAFOs may be issued an NPDES permit. - Amends TCA Title 69, Chapter 3, Part 1. Sponsor: McCord Status: Comp. became Pub. Ch. 330 - 06/05/2009 Number: TN HB 1630 - Updated (Status 06/11/2009) Title: Environmental Preservation - As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Environmental Protection and Recycling Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 49; Title 55; Title 67; Title 68 and Title 70. Sponsor: McCord Status: Taken Off Notice For Cal. in s/c Study Committee Sub-committee of Budget of Finance, Ways & Means Committee - 06/10/2009 Number: TN HB 1731 - Updated (Status 03/26/2009) Title: Boards and Commissions - As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Pet Groomers Act". - Amends TCA Title 62. Sponsor: Sontany Status: Assigned to s/c Small Business of COM - 03/25/2009 Number: TN HB 1738 - Updated (Status 02/26/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, establishes recording fee of up to $10.00 for registering pedigree of any jack or bull claimed to be pedigreed livestock; creates Class C misdemeanor for knowingly recording or presenting a fraudulent pedigree. - Amends TCA Title 44. Sponsor: Niceley Status: P2C, ref. to Agriculture - 02/25/2009 Number: TN HB 1885 - Updated (Text, Status 02/12/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, requires landlords and mortgage holders to notify animal control entity or animal shelter if vacated property contains abandoned animals. - Amends TCA Title 39,
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Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Turner J Status: Sponsor change. - 02/11/2010 Number: TN HB 1931 - Updated (Status 07/02/2009) Title: Tort Liability and Reform - As enacted, limits tort liability of agritourism professionals under certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 43 and Title 70, Chapter 7. Sponsor: Bone Status: Comp. became Pub. Ch. 498 - 07/01/2009 Number: TN HB 1995 - Updated (Status 03/04/2009) Title: Wildlife Resources Commission - As introduced, increases punishment for knowingly hunting, killing, trapping, ensnaring, destroying, or possessing an albino deer from Class B to Class A misdemeanor punishable by fine only. - Amends TCA Title 70. Sponsor: Litz Status: Assigned to s/c Environment of CON - 03/03/2009 Number: TN HB 2098 - Updated (Status 05/13/2009) Title: Food and Food Products - As introduced, enacts the "Genetically Engineered Food Labeling Act of 2009." - Amends TCA Title 47, Chapter 18, Part 1 and Title 53, Chapter 1. Sponsor: Towns Status: Action Def. in Agriculture Committee to 2010 - 05/12/2009 Number: TN HB 2180 - Updated (Status 04/07/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, removes requirement for county agricultural extension agents to investigate allegations of cruelty to livestock animals. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2 and Title 44. Sponsor: Bone Status: P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt. - 03/04/2009 Number: TN HB 2181 - Updated (Status 03/12/2009) Title: Psychologists - As introduced, authorizes certain psychologists to prescribe medications and treatments for patients. - Amends TCA Title 17; Title 39; Title 53, Chapter 10, Part 1; Section 63-10-204; Title 63, Chapter 11, Part 2; Section 63-11-218; Section 63-31-101; Section 63-7-103; and Section 6829-121. Sponsor: Shipley Status: Assigned to s/c Professional Occupations of HHR - 03/11/2009 Number: TN HB 2359 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) Title: Food and Food Products - As introduced, requires sausage sold in quantities greater than a pound to be frozen. - Amends TCA Title 53. Sponsor: Curtiss Status: Taken Off Notice For Cal. in: Agriculture Committee - 04/21/2009 Number: TN HB 2394 - Updated (Status 05/22/2009) Title: Huntland - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites the charter. PDFmyURL.com

Sponsor: Fraley Status: Pr. Ch. 13 - 05/21/2009 Number: TN HB 2396 - Updated (Status 07/22/2009) Title: Niota - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites charter. - Amends Chapter 48 of the Private Acts of 1919; as amended. Sponsor: Bell Status: Pr. Ch. 28 - 07/21/2009 Number: TN HB 2399 - Updated (Status 07/22/2009) Title: Red Boiling Springs - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites charter. - Amends Chapter 120 of the Private Acts of 1953; as amended. Sponsor: Weaver Status: Pr. Ch. 29 - 07/21/2009 Number: TN HB 2402 - Updated (Status 07/22/2009) Title: Alexandria - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites charter. - Amends Chapter 714 of the Private Acts of 1937; Chapter 836 of the Private Acts of 1937; Chapter 61 of the Private Acts of 1943; Chapter 352 of the Private Acts of 1945; Chapter 601 of the Private Acts of 1945; Chapter 838 of the Private Acts of 1947; Chapter 929 of the Private Acts of 1949; Chapter 649 of the Private Acts of 1951; Chapter 273 of the Private Acts of 1976; Chapter 252 of the Private Acts of 1984; Chapter 32 of the Private Acts of 1987, and any other acts amendatory thereto. Sponsor: Weaver Status: Pr. Ch. 31 - 07/21/2009 Number: TN HB 2404 - Updated (Status 06/18/2009) Title: Mason - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites the charter. - Amends Chapter 120 of the Private Acts of 1915; as amended. Sponsor: Naifeh Status: Comp. became Pr. Ch. 21 - 06/17/2009 Number: TN HB 2406 - Updated (Status 07/22/2009) Title: Adamsville - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites charter. - Amends amend Chapter 42 of the Private Acts of 1987; as amended. Sponsor: Dennis Status: Pr. Ch. 32 - 07/21/2009 Number: TN HB 2497 - Updated (Text 05/17/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, requires owners of dangerous, vicious, and wild animals to secure minimal liability insurance. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 8. Sponsor: Hardaway Abstract: This bill requires every owner of a dangerous, vicious or wild animal to carry at least $15,000 of liability insurance for any injuries inflicted by the animal. An animal owner will have 60 days from the date that the owner knows or should have known that the owner's animal is dangerous, vicious, or wild within which to obtain the insurance policy required by this bill. Status: Action Def. in Agriculture Committee to summer study - 05/04/2010
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Number: TN HB 2498 - Updated (Text 05/17/2010) Title: Criminal Offenses - As introduced, prohibits convicted felons, probationers, and parolees from owning, harboring, keeping, residing with, or being in the company of dangerous, vicious, or wild animals; except when preapproved or preauthorized by a court or the board of probation or parole to own or keep such animal; makes a violation of this act a misdemeanor. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17, Part 1. Sponsor: Hardaway Abstract: This bill makes it a Class A misdemeanor offense for any convicted felon, parolee, or probationer to own, harbor, keep, reside with, or be in the company of a dangerous, vicious, or wild animal. This bill requires that a person must provide proof of preapproval, issued by the board of probation and parole or a court, for the person to own, possess, or control the animal in order to establish a defense to prosecution under this bill. This bill's provisions will apply to any person who is convicted of a felony or placed on probation or parole on or after July 1, 2010. Status: Taken Off Notice For Cal. in: Agriculture Committee - 04/20/2010 Number: TN HB 2581 - Updated (Status 04/13/2010) Title: Controlled Substances - As enacted, revises reporting requirements concerning persons obtaining or attempting to obtain controlled substances. - Amends TCA Title 53, Chapter 11. Sponsor: Odom Status: Pub. Ch. 663 - 04/12/2010 Number: TN HB 2773 - Updated (Text 05/17/2010) Title: Criminal Offenses - As introduced, prohibits convicted felons, probationers, and parolees from owning, harboring, keeping, residing with, or being in the company of dangerous, vicious, or wild animals; makes a violation of this section a misdemeanor. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17, Part 1. Sponsor: Hardaway Abstract: This bill makes it a Class A misdemeanor for any person who has been convicted of a felony offense on or after July 1, 2010, or is on parole or probation for any offense on or after July 1, 2010, to own, harbor, keep, share a residence with, or be in the company of a dangerous, vicious, or wild animal. It is a defense to prosecution under this bill that the person had a reasonable excuse, to the satisfaction of the court, for having ownership, possession, custody, or control of the animal. Status: Taken Off Notice For Cal. in: Agriculture Committee - 04/20/2010 Number: TN HB 2819 - Updated (Text 05/17/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, requires owners, harborers, and keepers of dogs to restrain or confine dogs; establishes certain penalties and defenses for violations. - Amends TCA Section 44-8-108. Sponsor: Hardaway Abstract: This bill revises the offense of allowing a dog to run at large and revises the punishments for that offense. Status: Taken Off Notice For Cal. in: Agriculture Committee - 04/20/2010 Number: TN HB 3315 - Updated (Status 02/25/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, defines food and shelter for both livestock and nonlivestock animals for the purposes of animal offenses. - Amends TCA Section 39-14-201. Sponsor: Ford Status: Failed for Lack of Motion in: General Sub of AG - 02/23/2010
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Number: TN HB 3379 - Updated (Text 05/17/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, changes the required holding period by a humane society before destroying an abandoned animal from 72 hours to 120 hours. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Sontany Status: Withdrawn. - 05/13/2010 Number: TN HB 3384 - Updated (Status 02/17/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, authorizes any county or municipality, instead of just specified ones, to petition the general sessions court for the destruction of dangerous dogs instead of the district attorney general petitioning the circuit court of the county where the offense occurred for destruction of the dog. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 17 and Title 55, Chapter 4, Part 2. Sponsor: Sontany Status: P2C, caption bill, held on desk - pending amdt. - 02/03/2010 Number: TN HB 3386 - Updated (Status 04/01/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, makes the offense of animal cruelty applicable to all animals and requires that a person intentionally rather than knowingly deprive an animal of food or water in order to commit the offense. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Sontany Status: Failed for Lack of Motion in: Agriculture Committee - 03/30/2010 Number: TN HB 3760 - Updated (Status 03/11/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, enacts "Honey's Law" to revise punishment for animal abuse. - Amends TCA Section 39-14-202. Sponsor: West Status: Taken Off Notice For Cal. in: Agriculture Committee - 03/09/2010 Number: TN HB 3913 - Updated (Text 05/17/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As enacted, creates a Class A misdemeanor offense for a person who was previously convicted of animal cruelty if such person subsequently violates an animal custody restriction imposed by the sentencing court. - Amends TCA Section 39-14-202. Sponsor: Lundberg Abstract: Under present law, the offense of cruelty to animals is a Class A misdemeanor, except that a second or subsequent conviction for cruelty to animals is a Class E felony. In addition to these penalties, the court making the sentencing determination will order the person convicted to surrender custody and forfeit the animal or animals whose treatment was the basis of the conviction. The court may prohibit the person from having custody of other animals for any period of time the court determines to be reasonable, or impose any other reasonable restrictions on the person's custody of animals as Status: Pub. Ch. 816 - 05/04/2010 Number: TN HB 3942 - Updated (Status 02/20/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, classifies a violation of certain prohibitions or restrictions placed upon a person convicted of animal cruelty by the sentencing court as a Class A misdemeanor. Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2 and Title 40.
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Sponsor: Lundberg Status: P2C, ref. to Agriculture Committee - 02/18/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: TN HJR 164 - Updated (New 03/13/2009) Memorials, Death - Andrew Lindland Evans Signed by Governor. - 03/12/2009 TN HJR 167 - Updated (Status 03/18/2009) Memorials, Recognition - Putnam County Fair, AAA fair champion Fincher Signed by Governor. - 03/17/2009 TN HJR 203 - Updated (Status 03/28/2009) Memorials, Death - Ernie Ashworth Bone Signed by Governor. - 03/27/2009

Number: TN HJR 245 - Updated (Status 05/27/2009) Title: Memorials, Congress - Expresses opposition to federal legislation prohibiting the transporting and processing of horses. Sponsor: Niceley Status: Assigned to Gen. Sub of: S. FW&M Comm. - 05/26/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: TN HJR 490 - Updated (Status 05/30/2009) Memorials, Death - Thomas Hovatter Ford Signed by Governor. - 05/29/2009 TN HJR 624 - Updated (Status 06/24/2009) Memorials, Personal Occasion - Robert and Faye Dedman, 50th anniversary Bone Signed by Governor. - 06/23/2009 TN HR 11 - Updated (Status 02/13/2009) Memorials, Death - John Phillips Yokley Signed by H. Speaker - 02/12/2009 TN HR 30 - Updated (Status 04/01/2009) Lottery, Charitable - Approves 2009-2010 501(c)(3) annual events by the house of representatives. Tindell Signed by H. Speaker - 03/31/2009

Number: TN HR 72 - Updated (Status 05/01/2009)
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Title: Memorials, Academic Achievement - Julie Diane Andrews, Valedictorian, Culleoka Unit School Sponsor: Cobb T Status: Signed by H. Speaker - 04/30/2009 Number: TN SB 41 - Updated (Status 06/04/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, deletes provisions relative to state licensing of dog and cat dealers. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 17. Sponsor: Bunch Status: Placed on S. FW&M Comm. cal. for 06/03/2009 - 06/03/2009 Number: TN SB 182 - Updated (Status 02/11/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Animal Abuser Registration, Tracking and Verification Act." - Amends TCA Title 40, Chapter 39. Sponsor: Jackson Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/11/2009 Number: TN SB 258 - Updated (Status 07/19/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As enacted, enacts the "Commercial Breeder Act." - Amends TCA Title 47, Chapter 18, Part 1; Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2; and Title 44, Chapter 17. Sponsor: Jackson Status: Comp. became Pub. Ch. 591 - 07/16/2009 Number: TN SB 391 - Updated (Status 04/30/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, provides that in animal cruelty prosecutions, if the defendant does not post court-ordered security to pay for expense of caring for the animal within 72 hours, animal is forfeited and defendant loses all ownership rights. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Black Status: Assigned to Gen. Sub of: S. Jud Comm. - 04/29/2009 Number: TN SB 408 - Updated (Status 04/23/2009) Title: Narcotics - As enacted, makes concealing that one has received a controlled substance in an effort to obtain more of that substance a Class A misdemeanor and requires certain health care professionals to report suspicion of such to local law enforcement without civil liability. - Amends TCA Title 53, Chapter 11. Sponsor: Henry Status: Pub. Ch. 67 - 04/22/2009 Number: TN SB 410 - Updated (Status 02/12/2009) Title: Tort Liability and Reform - As introduced, exempts persons from civil liability for rendering or obtaining medical care or treatment to certain animals under specified circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 29, Chapter 34, Part 2. Sponsor: Henry Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/12/2009 Number: TN SB 435 - Updated (Status 02/12/2009)
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Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, deletes provisions relative to state licensing of dog and cat dealers. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 17. Sponsor: Bunch Status: P2C, ref. to S. C,L&A Comm. - 02/12/2009 Number: TN SB 537 - Updated (Status 04/28/2009) Title: Criminal Offenses - As introduced, increases penalty for spectators at animal fight to Class A misdemeanor from Class B misdemeanor for dog fights and Class C misdemeanor for other animal fights. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Ketron Status: Rcvd. from S., held on H. desk. - 04/27/2009 Number: TN SB 538 - Updated (Status 06/18/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, deletes requirement persons selling dogs and cats at a flea market obtain a license as a dealer from the department of agriculture. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 17, Part 1. Sponsor: Ketron Status: Re-ref. to S. Cal. Comm. - 06/17/2009 Number: TN SB 604 - Updated (Status 02/12/2009) Title: Municipal Government - As introduced, authorizes municipalities having a population of at least 100,000 to establish an ordinance and permitting process that would enable restaurants to allow admittance of patron companion dogs into designated outdoor dining areas. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 18 and Title 6, Chapter 54. Sponsor: Burchett Status: P2C, ref. to S. S&L Govt. Comm. - 02/12/2009 Number: TN SB 605 - Updated (Status 07/10/2009) Title: Municipal Government - As enacted, authorizes municipalities having a population of at least 100,000 and certain other municipalities to establish an ordinance and permitting process that would enable restaurants to allow admittance of patron pet dogs into designated outdoor dining areas. - Amends TCA Title 4, Chapter 3, Part 18 and Title 6, Chapter 54. Sponsor: Burchett Status: Pub. Ch. 508 - 07/07/2009 Number: TN SB 876 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) Title: Environmental Preservation - As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Environmental Protection and Recycling Act." - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 49; Title 55; Title 67; Title 68 and Title 70. Sponsor: Southerland Status: Assigned to Gen. Sub of: S. E,C&T Comm. - 04/21/2009 Number: TN SB 879 - Updated (Status 02/20/2009) Title: Criminal Offenses - As introduced, increases penalty for cockfighting to a Class E felony. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Ketron Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/18/2009
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Number: TN SB 1114 - Updated (Status 05/30/2009) Title: Milk, Dairy Products - As enacted, specifies that the Dairy Law of the State of Tennessee does not prohibit the independent or partial owner of any hoofed mammal from using the milk from such animal for the owner's personal consumption or other personal use. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 19 and Title 53. Sponsor: Faulk Status: Comp. became Pub. Ch. 285 - 05/29/2009 Number: TN SB 1138 - Updated (Status 04/16/2009) Title: Agriculture - As introduced, authorizes the state to support a voluntary animal identification program; prohibits the department of agriculture from forcing national animal identification premises registration without specific statutory authorization from the general assembly. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 7. Sponsor: Faulk Status: Assigned to Gen. Sub of: S. C,L&A Comm. - 04/15/2009 Number: TN SB 1312 - Updated (Status 06/06/2009) Title: Water Pollution - As enacted, specifies that only those operations that are required under the federal Clean Water Act to have a permit for CAFOs may be issued an NPDES permit. - Amends TCA Title 69, Chapter 3, Part 1. Sponsor: Tracy Status: Pub. Ch. 330 - 06/05/2009 Number: TN SB 1322 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, creates Class B fine only offenses of selling live animals on public streets, parks and for business to offer live animal as prize or for promotional purposes; places safeguards on sale of animals at flea markets. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Berke Status: Assigned to Gen. Sub of: S. C,L&A Comm. - 04/21/2009 Number: TN SB 1404 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) Title: Recycling - As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Deposit Beverage Container Recycling Act". - Amends TCA Title 68, Chapter 211 and Chapter 86 of the Public Acts of 2005. Sponsor: Jackson Status: Assigned to Gen. Sub of: S. E,C&T Comm. - 04/21/2009 Number: TN SB 1481 - Updated (Status 02/20/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, requires landlords and mortgage holders to notify animal control entity or animal shelter if vacated property contains abandoned animals. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Ford, O. Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/18/2009 Number: TN SB 1549 - Updated (Status 02/20/2009) Title: Boards and Commissions - As introduced, enacts the "Tennessee Pet Groomers Act". - Amends TCA Title 62.
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Sponsor: Burchett Status: P2C, ref. to S. Govt. Ops. Comm. - 02/18/2009 Number: TN SB 1584 - Updated (Status 05/07/2009) Title: Psychologists - As introduced, authorizes certain psychologists to prescribe medications and treatments for patients. - Amends TCA Title 17; Title 39; Title 53, Chapter 10, Part 1; Section 63-10-204; Title 63, Chapter 11, Part 2; Section 63-11-218; Section 63-31-101; Section 63-7-103; and Section 6829-121. Sponsor: Overbey Status: Assigned to Gen. Sub of: S.GW,H&HR Comm. - 05/06/2009 Number: TN SB 1585 - Updated (Status 02/20/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, establishes recording fee of up to $10.00 for registering pedigree of any jack or bull claimed to be pedigreed livestock; creates Class C misdemeanor for knowingly recording or presenting a fraudulent pedigree. - Amends TCA Title 44. Sponsor: Burchett Status: P2C, ref. to S. C,L&A Comm. - 02/18/2009 Number: TN SB 1865 - Updated (Status 02/20/2009) Title: Wildlife Resources Commission - As introduced, increases punishment for knowingly hunting, killing, trapping, ensnaring, destroying, or possessing an albino deer from Class B to Class A misdemeanor punishable by fine only. - Amends TCA Title 70. Sponsor: Kyle Status: P2C, ref. to S. E,C&T Comm. - 02/18/2009 Number: TN SB 2164 - Updated (Status 07/02/2009) Title: Tort Liability and Reform - As enacted, limits tort liability of agritourism professionals under certain circumstances. - Amends TCA Title 43 and Title 70, Chapter 7. Sponsor: Tracy Status: Pub. Ch. 498 - 07/01/2009 Number: TN SB 2183 - Updated (Status 05/14/2009) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, removes requirement for county agricultural extension agents to investigate allegations of cruelty to livestock animals. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2 and Title 44. Sponsor: Burks Status: Placed on S. Jud Comm. cal. for 05/13/2009 - 05/13/2009 Number: TN SB 2215 - Updated (Status 04/22/2009) Title: Food and Food Products - As introduced, requires sausage sold in quantities greater than a pound to be frozen. - Amends TCA Title 53. Sponsor: Stewart Status: Assigned to Gen. Sub of: S. C,L&A Comm. - 04/21/2009 Number: TN SB 2362 - Updated (Status 05/22/2009) Title: Huntland - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites the charter. PDFmyURL.com

Sponsor: Stewart Status: Comp. became Pr. Ch. 13 - 05/21/2009 Number: TN SB 2363 - Updated (Status 07/22/2009) Title: Niota - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites charter. - Amends Chapter 48 of the Private Acts of 1919; as amended. Sponsor: Bunch Status: Comp. became Pr. Ch. 28 - 07/21/2009 Number: TN SB 2366 - Updated (Status 07/22/2009) Title: Red Boiling Springs - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites charter. - Amends Chapter 120 of the Private Acts of 1953; as amended. Sponsor: Beavers Status: Comp. became Pr. Ch. 29 - 07/21/2009 Number: TN SB 2369 - Updated (Status 07/22/2009) Title: Alexandria - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites charter. - Amends Chapter 714 of the Private Acts of 1937; Chapter 836 of the Private Acts of 1937; Chapter 61 of the Private Acts of 1943; Chapter 352 of the Private Acts of 1945; Chapter 601 of the Private Acts of 1945; Chapter 838 of the Private Acts of 1947; Chapter 929 of the Private Acts of 1949; Chapter 649 of the Private Acts of 1951; Chapter 273 of the Private Acts of 1976; Chapter 252 of the Private Acts of 1984; Chapter 32 of the Private Acts of 1987, and any other acts amendatory thereto. Sponsor: Beavers Status: Comp. became Pr. Ch. 31 - 07/21/2009 Number: TN SB 2371 - Updated (Status 06/18/2009) Title: Mason - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites the charter. - Amends Chapter 120 of the Private Acts of 1915; as amended. Sponsor: Norris Status: Pr. Ch. 21 - 06/17/2009 Number: TN SB 2373 - Updated (Status 07/22/2009) Title: Adamsville - As introduced, subject to local approval, rewrites charter. - Amends amend Chapter 42 of the Private Acts of 1987; as amended. Sponsor: Gresham Status: Comp. became Pr. Ch. 32 - 07/21/2009 Number: TN SB 3180 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, defines food and shelter for both livestock and nonlivestock animals for the purposes of animal offenses. - Amends TCA Section 39-14-201. Sponsor: Crowe Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/01/2010 Number: TN SB 3209 - Updated (Text 05/17/2010) Title: Aged Persons - As introduced, adds implementation of the Long-Term Care Choices Act of 2008 to the required duties of the commission on aging and disability and requires the commission to report
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annually on such activities to the select oversight committee on long-term care. - Amends TCA Title 4; Title 8; Title 13; Title 33; Title 34; Title 49; Title 55; Title 56; Title 67; Title 68 and Title 71. Sponsor: Finney L Status: Failed In S. Govt. Ops. Comm. Ayes 4, Nays 0 PNV 4 - 05/12/2010 Number: TN SB 3238 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: Criminal Offenses - As introduced, prohibits convicted felons, probationers, and parolees from owning, harboring, keeping, residing with, or being in the company of dangerous, vicious, or wild animals; except when preapproved or preauthorized by a court or the board of probation or parole to own or keep such animal; makes a violation of this act a misdemeanor. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17, Part 1. Sponsor: Tate Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/01/2010 Number: TN SB 3239 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, requires owners of dangerous, vicious, and wild animals to secure minimal liability insurance. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 8. Sponsor: Tate Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/01/2010 Number: TN SB 3240 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, requires owners, harborers, and keepers of dogs to restrain or confine dogs; establishes certain penalties and defenses for violations. - Amends TCA Section 44-8-108. Sponsor: Tate Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/01/2010 Number: TN SB 3244 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: Criminal Offenses - As introduced, prohibits convicted felons, probationers, and parolees from owning, harboring, keeping, residing with, or being in the company of dangerous, vicious, or wild animals; makes a violation of this section a misdemeanor. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 17, Part 1. Sponsor: Tate Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/01/2010 Number: TN SB 3264 - Updated (Status 03/09/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, requires inspection by county agricultural extension agent of livestock animal that has been allegedly abused to be preceded by similar inspection by qualified representative of law enforcement agency investigating such allegation. - Amends TCA Title 39 and Title 43. Sponsor: Norris Status: Subst. for comp. HB. - 03/08/2010 Number: TN SB 3367 - Updated (Text 05/17/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, changes the required holding period by a humane society before destroying an abandoned animal from 72 hours to 120 hours. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Marrero B
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Status: Re-ref. to S. Cal. Comm. - 05/13/2010 Number: TN SB 3383 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, authorizes any county or municipality, instead of just specified ones, to petition the general sessions court for the destruction of dangerous dogs instead of the district attorney general petitioning the circuit court of the county where the offense occurred for destruction of the dog. - Amends TCA Title 44, Chapter 17 and Title 55, Chapter 4, Part 2. Sponsor: Marrero B Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/01/2010 Number: TN SB 3475 - Updated (Status 02/03/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, classifies a violation of certain prohibitions or restrictions placed upon a person convicted of animal cruelty by the sentencing court as a Class A misdemeanor. Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2 and Title 40. Sponsor: Jackson Status: Withdrawn. - 02/03/2010 Number: TN SB 3540 - Updated (Text 05/17/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As enacted, creates a Class A misdemeanor offense for a person who was previously convicted of animal cruelty if such person subsequently violates an animal custody restriction imposed by the sentencing court. - Amends TCA Section 39-14-202. Sponsor: Ketron Abstract: Under present law, the offense of cruelty to animals is a Class A misdemeanor, except that a second or subsequent conviction for cruelty to animals is a Class E felony. In addition to these penalties, the court making the sentencing determination will order the person convicted to surrender custody and forfeit the animal or animals whose treatment was the basis of the conviction. The court may prohibit the person from having custody of other animals for any period of time the court determines to be reasonable, or impose any other reasonable restrictions on the person's custody of animals as Status: Comp. became Pub. Ch. 816 - 05/04/2010 Number: TN SB 3546 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, makes the offense of animal cruelty applicable to all animals and requires that a person intentionally rather than knowingly deprive an animal of food or water in order to commit the offense. - Amends TCA Title 39, Chapter 14, Part 2. Sponsor: Ketron Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/01/2010 Number: TN SB 3676 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: Animals and Animal Cruelty - As introduced, enacts "Honey's Law" to revise punishment for animal abuse. - Amends TCA Section 39-14-202. Sponsor: Burchett Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/01/2010 Number: TN SB 3775 - Updated (Status 02/02/2010) Title: Courts - As introduced, requires courtroom security committee of each county to establish guidelines by October 1, 2010, for allowing guide dogs and other service dogs into courtrooms in that county. PDFmyURL.com

Amends TCA Title 16, Chapter 2, Part 5. Sponsor: Bunch Status: P2C, ref. to S. Jud Comm. - 02/01/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: TN SJR 199 - Updated (Status 04/07/2009) Memorials, Personal Achievement - Adam Gothard, North American Livestock Expo first place Burks Signed by Governor. - 04/06/2009 TN SJR 317 - Updated (Status 04/30/2009) Memorials, Recognition - Chad Baker and Grady Ramsey Signed by Governor. - 04/29/2009 TN SJR 334 - Updated (Status 05/14/2009) Memorials, Recognition - 4-H State Champion Forestry Judging Team Burks Signed by Governor. - 05/13/2009 TN SJR 385 - Updated (Status 05/22/2009) Memorials, Personal Occasion - Albert Burr McCall, Sr., 80th birthday Beavers Signed by Governor. - 05/21/2009 TN SJR 450 - Updated (Status 05/29/2009) Memorials, Death - Charles Robert Terry Southerland Signed by Governor. - 05/28/2009 TN SR 37 - Updated (Status 03/20/2009) Memorials, Personal Occasion - Henry Clark Doan, 80th birthday Stanley Signed by S. Speaker - 03/19/2009 TN SR 49 - Updated (Status 04/07/2009) Memorials, Recognition - Mary-Carter Mullins, AAA Patroller of the Year Stanley Signed by S. Speaker - 04/06/2009 4 Bills

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Number: US HR 5020 - Updated (Text 08/31/2010) Title: To require the Federal Communications Commission to extend the time period for filing petitions to deny, oppositions, and comments in the proceeding relating to Sponsor: Rep Waters, Maxine [CA-35] Abstract: States that such extension shall: (1) permit petitions to deny, oppositions, and comments on or before
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June 17, 2010; (2) permit responses to petitions to deny, oppositions, and comments on or before July, 16, 2010; and (3) permit replies to such responses on or before August 1, 2010. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. - 04/14/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: US HR 5279 - Updated (Text 08/31/2010) Public Safety Access to Medicare Act of 2010 Rep Green, Gene [TX-29] Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow qualified public safety employees (state employees who provide police protection, firefighting services, or emergency medical services) to elect Medicare coverage under the hospital insurance tax. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means. - 05/12/2010 US S 3437 - Updated (Text 09/01/2010) National Child Protection Training Act Sen Lincoln, Blanche L. [AR] Directs the National Child Protection Training Center to award grants to state and local governments and other nonprofit entities to assist IHEs in implementing or expanding model undergraduate or graduate curricula on child abuse and neglect. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - 05/27/2010 US S 3740 - Updated (Text 09/01/2010) Alaska Safe Families and Villages Act of 2010 Sen Begich, Mark [AK] Authorizes Alaska, its political subdivisions, Indian tribes in Alaska, and the United States to enter into intergovernmental agreements, including agreements concerning: (1) the employment of law enforcement officers, probation, and parole officers; (2) cross-appointment and cross-deputization of tribal, state, municipal, or federal officials; (3) the detention or incarceration of offenders; and (4) jurisdictional or financial matters. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs. - 08/05/2010 2 Bills

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UT HB 107 - Updated (Status 03/30/2010) Animal Shelter Amendments Seelig, J. This bill amends provisions of the Utah Code relating to an animal shelter providing an animal to be used for research or educational purposes. Status: Governor Signed - 03/26/2010 UT HB 185 - Updated (Text, Status 03/12/2010) Animal Euthanasia Standards Seegmiller, F.J. This bill requires that if an animal shelter must euthanize an animal, the animal shelter shall euthanize, with certain exceptions, the animal by lethal injection and sets requirements for euthanization in a carbon monoxide chamber. Status: House/ filed - 03/11/2010
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VA HB 281 - Updated (Text, Status 05/22/2010) Animal cruelty; increases penalties. David B. Albo Increases the penalty for a second or subsequent violation of the animal care laws regarding an owner's failure to provide adequate food, adequate water, adequate shelter, and adequate veterinary care from a Class 4 to a Class 2 misdemeanor. A second or subsequent violation related to adequate space, adequate exercise, and adequate care, treatment and transportation are increased from a Class 4 to a Class 3 misdemeanor. The civil penalty for failure to sterilize a dog or cat adopted from a Status: Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0875) - 05/21/2010 VA HB 285 - Updated (Status 02/04/2010) Companion animals; court may include in protective order provisions prohibiting harm. James M. Scott Provides that a court may include in a protective order provisions prohibiting harm to a companion animal owned, possessed, leased, kept, or held by the petitioner, or his family or household members, when the harm to the companion animal is with the intent to threaten, coerce, intimidate, or harm the petitioner or his family or household members. Status: House: Continued to 2011 in Courts of Justice by voice vote - 02/03/2010 VA HB 1056 - Updated (Status 02/04/2010) Animal control officers; clarifies duties and responsibilities. Ward L. Armstrong Clarifies the duties and responsibilities of animal control officers, who shall be sworn law-enforcement officers with jurisdiction over animal control and protection laws. All sheriffs, police officers, conservation police officers, or other peace officers of the Commonwealth shall be ex officio animal control officers. When in uniform or upon displaying a badge or other credentials of office, animal control officers and deputy animal control officers shall have the power to issue a summons or Status: House: Continued to 2011 in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources by voice vote 02/03/2010 VA HB 1143 - Updated (Status 02/04/2010) Humane investigators; allows appointment thereof. James M. Scott Allows the appointment of new humane investigators. Currently, existing humane investigators may be reappointed, but the program is no longer open to new participants. The administrative entity that oversees animal control will be required to (i) supervise humane investigators and (ii) maintain and annually update a list of persons eligible for appointment as humane investigators. Circuit courts that appoint a humane investigator must notify the administrative entity that oversees animal control Status: House: Continued to 2011 in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources by voice vote 02/03/2010 VA HB 1145 - Updated (Text, Status 04/27/2010) Animal cruelty; requires veterinarian to report. James M. Scott Provides that any veterinarian who makes a report of suspected animal cruelty or who provides records
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or information related to a report of suspected cruelty or testifies in any judicial proceeding arising from such report, records, or information shall be immune from any civil or criminal liability or administrative penalty or sanction on account of such report, records, information, or testimony, unless such veterinarian acted in bad faith or with malicious purpose. Status: Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0574) - 04/11/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: VA HB 1151 - Updated (Status 02/17/2010) Concealed weapon; prohibits a person from carrying a concealed butterfly knife. Sal R. Iaquinto Prohibits a person from carrying a concealed butterfly knife. House: Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety - 02/16/2010

Number: VA SB 408 - Updated (Text, Status 04/29/2010) Title: Concealed weapons; person may carry a handgun in motor vehicle or vessel if secured in compartment. Sponsor: Jill Holtzman Vogel Abstract: Creates a new exemption to the general prohibition against carrying concealed weapons by allowing a person who may lawfully possess a firearm to carry a handgun in a private motor vehicle or vessel if the handgun is locked in a container or compartment. Status: Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0740) - 04/13/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: VA SB 424 - Updated (Status 02/18/2010) Motor vehicle equity loans; establishes requirements, penalties. Mark R. Herring Establishes requirements for motor vehicle equity loans, which are nonpurchase-money closed-end loans secured by an interest in a motor vehicle. Interest may not exceed a monthly rate of three percent. The maximum amount of a motor vehicle equity loan is 50 percent of the vehicle's value, not to exceed $2,500. The maximum term of a loan is one year. Motor vehicle equity lenders are required to be licensed by the State Corporation Commission. A violation of the measure is a prohibited practice Status: Senate: Left in Commerce and Labor - 02/17/2010 VA SB 450 - Updated (Status 02/09/2010) Renewable energy portfolio standard program; mandatory program for investor-owned utilities. Mary Margaret Whipple Provides for a mandatory renewable energy portfolio standard program. Under current law, the renewable energy portfolio standard program is a voluntary program to which investor-owned utilities apply to receive certain incentives. The bill creates a mandatory RPS program that retains the existing RPS goals and positive incentives and authorizes the SCC to charge a noncompliance fee to utilities that do not meet the RPS goals. The bill also creates the Virginia Sustainable Energy Fund into which Status: Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Commerce and Labor (8-Y 6-N 1-A) - 02/08/2010 VA SB 471 - Updated (Status 03/03/2010) Defective drywall; penalties. John C. Miller Makes it a prohibited practice under the Virginia Consumer Protection Act for a supplier to sell, offer for sale, or use in the construction, remodeling, or repair of any residential dwelling in Virginia, any drywall
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that he knows or has reason to know is drywall that, as a result of containing the same or greater levels of strontium sulfide that has been found in drywall manufactured in China and imported between 2004 and 2007, is capable of releasing sulfur compounds into the air. Such a sale, Status: House: Tabled in Commerce and Labor by voice vote - 03/02/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: VA SB 501 - Updated (Text, Status 04/22/2010) Concealed handgun permit; DUI from another state disqualifies individual from obtaining. L. Louise Lucas Provides that a conviction from another state for driving while intoxicated or for drunkenness in public within the preceding three years disqualifies an individual from obtaining a concealed handgun permit. Status: Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0387) - 04/10/2010 VA SB 533 - Updated (Text, Status 04/28/2010) Concealed handgun permit applications; upon denial, clerk to provide notice of right to hearing. Ryan T. McDougle Clarifies that anyone who is denied a concealed handgun permit has the same right to an ore tenus hearing as a person who has previously held a concealed handgun permit. This bill is identical to HB 871. Status: Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0677) - 04/12/2010 VA SB 542 - Updated (Status 02/17/2010) Retail Sales & Use Tax; eliminates dealer discount for communications tax, state cigarette tax, etc. Charles J. Colgan Eliminates the dealer discounts for the retail sales and use tax, communications sales and use tax, state cigarette tax, E-911 tax, tobacco products tax, tire recycling fee, fuels tax, and motor vehicle fuel sales tax. Status: Senate: Left in Finance - 02/16/2010 VA SB 566 - Updated (Status 03/17/2010) Passing vehicles; any vehicle passing a bicycle, etc., shall pass at least three feet to left. Patricia S. Ticer Increases from two to three feet the minimum distance of separation which other vehicles must allow when passing bicycles, etc. Status: House: Left in Transportation - 03/14/2010 VA SB 570 - Updated (Status 02/17/2010) Primates; prohibits any person from acquiring after July 1, 2010, penalty. Patricia S. Ticer Prohibits any person from acquiring a non-human primate, which includes gorillas, apes, chimpanzees, orangutans, and monkeys. The ownership of primates by zoos, nature centers, museums, registered exhibitors and laboratories, parks, and research facilities is exempted from the prohibition. Persons who currently own primates must register with animal control. An initial violation of the provision is a Class 3 misdemeanor and any subsequent violation is a Class 1 misdemeanor. Status: Senate: Left in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources - 02/16/2010

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Number: VA SB 575 - Updated (Status 02/17/2010)
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Title: Endangered and threatened species; Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to adopt regulations. Sponsor: Patricia S. Ticer Abstract: Authorizes the Board of Game and Inland Fisheries to adopt regulations to adopt regulations that allows the (i) the taking, possession, exportation, transportation, or release of animals occurring in experimental populations as designated in conservation plans developed by the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries; and (2) incidental taking of certain endangered or threatened species of fish and wildlife so long as the project enhances the long-term survival of the species and the taking is at Status: Senate: Left in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources - 02/16/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: VA SB 586 - Updated (Status 03/17/2010) Juveniles; petition filed by intake officer to schools for certain crimes committed. David W. Marsden Amends section that requires a juvenile intake officer to report to the superintendent of the school division where the juvenile attends school if a petition is filed alleging that a juvenile has committed certain offenses to make it clear which offenses require such notification. Status: House: Left in Courts of Justice - 03/14/2010 VA SB 648 - Updated (Status 01/26/2010) Humane investigators; allows appointment thereof. Jill Holtzman Vogel Allows the appointment of new humane investigators. Currently, existing humane investigators may be reappointed, but the program is no longer open to new participants. The administrative entity that oversees animal control will be required to (i) supervise humane investigators and (ii) maintain and annually update a list of persons eligible for appointment as humane investigators. Circuit courts that appoint a humane investigator must notify the administrative entity that oversees animal control Status: Senate: Stricken at request of Patron in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (14-Y 0-N) 01/25/2010 VA SB 698 - Updated (Status 01/26/2010) State Veterinarian; privatization of recordkeeping and inspection responsibilities, penalty. Jill Holtzman Vogel Privatizes certain recordkeeping and inspection responsibilities of the State Veterinarian for companion animals. The State Veterinarian will award a five-year renewable contract to a private entity under the guidelines of the Public Procurement Act. The private entity will be act as a deputy for the State Veterinarian and public records held by the private entity will be subject to the Virginia Freedom of Information Act. The private entity will have the responsibility to investigate companion Status: Senate: Stricken at request of Patron in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (14-Y 0-N) 01/25/2010 27 Bills

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Vermont - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: VT HB 15 - Updated (Text 07/17/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO AQUATIC NUISANCE CONTROL Deen House: Signed by Governor on 5/28/2009 - 05/12/2009

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Title: AN ACT RELATING TO AN EXEMPTION FROM MUNICIPAL DOG-CONTROL ORDINANCES FOR WORKING FARM DOGS Sponsor: Winters Status: Senate: Read 1st time & referred to Committee on Agriculture - 03/20/2009 Number: VT HB 96 - Updated (Status 01/30/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO PROHIBITING A PERSON FROM OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WITH AN ANIMAL ON HIS OR HER LAP Sponsor: Obuchowski Status: House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Transportation - 01/29/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: VT HB 115 - Updated (Hearing 02/10/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO PROHIBITING TRAINING OF HUNTING DOGS ON POSTED LAND Grad House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Fish, Wildlife & Water Resources 02/03/2009 VT HB 125 - Updated (Text 10/09/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO THE SALE OF UNPASTEURIZED (RAW) MILK Pellett House: Signed by Governor on 6/8/2009 - 05/12/2009 VT HB 145 - Updated (Text 10/09/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO COMPOSTING Deen House: Signed by Governor on 5/23/2009 - 05/12/2009 VT HB 245 - Updated (Status 02/20/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF TRUSTS Kitzmiller House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Judiciary - 02/19/2009 VT HB 260 - Updated (Status 02/25/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO JURISDICTIONAL TRANSFER OF SNOWMOBILES, MOTORBOATS, AND ATVS Helm House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Government Operations - 02/24/2009

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Number: VT HB 270 - Updated (Status 02/27/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO THE MARKETING OF PRESCRIBED PRODUCTS AND DECREASING THE COSTS OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS Sponsor: Copeland-Hanzas Status: House: Committed to Committee on Health Care by motion of Rep. Pugh of South Burlington 02/26/2009 Number: VT HB 313 - Updated (Text 07/17/2009)
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Title: AN ACT RELATING TO NEAR-TERM AND LONG-TERM ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Sponsor: House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development Status: House: Signed by Governor on 6/1/2009 - 05/12/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: VT HB 344 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO ESTABLISHING THE SOLID WASTE ADVISORY BOARD Cheney House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources and Energy - 03/17/2009 VT HB 348 - Updated (Text, Status 07/17/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO THE INTERSTATE PEST CONTROL COMPACT House Committee on Agriculture House: Signed by Governor on 5/4/2009 - 05/04/2009 VT HB 394 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO LIMITATIONS ON LANDOWNER LIABILITY FOR CHARITABLE LOGGING Fisher House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Judiciary - 03/17/2009

Number: VT HB 398 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A MAXIMUM SPEED LIMIT OF 55 MILES PER HOUR ON INTERSTATE HIGHWAYS WITHIN VERMONT Sponsor: Spengler Status: House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Transportation - 03/17/2009 Number: VT HB 414 - Updated (Status 03/21/2009) Title: AN ACT RELATING TO ECONOMIC STIMULUS AND LIMITED PERMIT EXEMPTIONS FOR WIND GENERATION AND WOOD-BASED COMBINED HEAT AND POWER Sponsor: Zuckerman Status: House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Natural Resources and Energy - 03/17/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: VT HB 502 - Updated (New 01/14/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO AUTHORITY TO IMPOUND DANGEROUS DOMESTIC PETS Klein House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Government Operations - 01/13/2010 VT HB 507 - Updated (Text 05/13/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO FOSTERING CONNECTIONS TO SUCCESS IN GUARDIANSHIPS Pugh House: Signed by Governor on 5/8/2010 - 05/08/2010 VT HB 544 - Updated (New 01/22/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO FERAL CATS Masland House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on General, Housing and Military Affairs PDFmyURL.com

01/22/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: VT HB 768 - Updated (Hearing 03/28/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO THE WELFARE OF ANIMALS COMMONLY KEPT AS HOUSEHOLD PETS Milkey House: Read First Time and Referred to the Committee on Agriculture - 03/09/2010

Number: VT HCR 22 - Updated (Text 07/17/2009) Title: HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION RECOGNIZING THE CELEBRATION IN THE TOWN OF ROCHESTER OF THE ASIAN LUNAR YEAR 4707 Sponsor: Haas Status: House: Adopted in concurrence pursuant to Joint Rule 16b - 01/27/2009 Number: VT HCR 111 - Updated (Text 07/17/2009) Title: HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING THE UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT LADY CATAMOUNTS 2009 AMERICA EAST CHAMPIONSHIP WOMEN'S BASKETBALL TEAM Sponsor: Ram Status: Senate: Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b - 04/21/2009 Number: VT HCR 321 - Updated (Text 05/15/2010) Title: HOUSE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION HONORING E. ANNE WINCHESTER'S EXTRAORDINARY PUBLIC SERVICE AS A LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL DRAFTER AND POLICY ANALYST Sponsor: Acinapura Status: House: Adopted in concurrence pursuant to Joint Rule 16b - 04/20/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: VT SB 40 - Updated (Status 06/25/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO AGRITOURISM White Senate: Read 1st time & referred to Committee on Agriculture - 01/30/2009 VT SB 86 - Updated (Status 02/01/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF TRUSTS Cummings Senate: Signed by Governor on May 14, 2009 - 05/09/2009 VT SB 137 - Updated (Status 05/08/2009) AN ACT RELATING TO THE VERMONT RECOVERY AND REINVESTMENT ACT OF 2009 Senate Committee on Economic Development Senate: Committed to Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs on motion of Senator Shumlin - 05/07/2009 VT SB 166 - Updated (Status 06/25/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO RESTITUTION IN ANIMAL CRUELTY CASES Illuzzi Senate: Read 1st time & referred to Committee on Judiciary - 01/05/2010
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VT SB 248 - Updated (Status 06/25/2010) AN ACT RELATING TO SOCIAL WORKERS REPORTING ANIMAL CRUELTY Lyons Senate: Read 1st time & referred to Committee on Judiciary - 01/05/2010 1 Bill

Vermont -- 1st Special Session - Adjourned 2009-10 Number: Title: Sponsor: Status: VT SCR 3 - Updated (Status 06/04/2009) SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION IN MEMORY OF DR. ANNA E. WORTH Sears Senate: Adopted per Joint Rule 16b - 06/03/2009

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WA HB 1010 - Updated (Text 04/23/2009) Modifying the definition of "biofuel" for chapter 19.112 RCW, the motor fuel quality act. Morris (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Modifies the definition of "biofuel" in chapter 19.112 RCW, the motor fuel quality act. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/21/2009 WA HB 1059 - Updated (Text 04/30/2009) Making technical corrections to various statutes at the request of the statute law committee. Goodman (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Makes technical corrections to various statutes at the request of the statute law committee. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/23/2009 WA HB 1148 - Updated (Text 05/14/2009) Protecting animals from perpetrators of domestic violence. Williams (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Finds that considerable research shows a strong correlation between animal abuse, child abuse, and domestic violence. Declares an intent to prohibit perpetrators of domestic violence from further terrorizing and manipulating their victims, or the children of their victims, by using the threat of violence toward pets. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 05/11/2009 WA HB 1150 - Updated (Status 01/13/2010) Providing civil remedies for damages to a companion animal. Williams Provides civil remedies for damages to a companion animal. By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010

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Number: WA HB 1216 - Updated (Text 05/21/2009) Title: Adopting a 2009-2011 capital budget. Sponsor: Dunshee
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Abstract: (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Makes appropriations and authorizes expenditures for capital improvements. Status: Effective date 5/15/2009*. - 05/15/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA HB 1220 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Ensuring punishment for domestic violence offenders. O'Brien Recognizes: (1) The substantial and great impact upon society, families, children, and the victims of offenses occurring between cohabitants; (2) The continuing nature of domestic violence; and (3) The lasting psychological trauma caused by such violence. Finds that the prevention of domestic violence, and the proper punishment for such offenses, is a compelling state interest that has not been under current sentencing provisions. Toward this end, the act is necessary to ensure that domestic Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA HB 1271 - Updated (Text 04/23/2009) Regarding dispensing and administration of drugs to registered or licensed veterinary personnel. Haigh (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Allows a veterinarian legally prescribing drugs to delegate to a licensed veterinary technician, while under the veterinarian's indirect supervision, certain nondiscretionary functions defined by the Washington state veterinary board of governors and used in the dispensing of legend drugs, nonlegend drugs, and controlled substances associated with the practice of veterinary medicine. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/21/2009 WA HB 1326 - Updated (Text 05/13/2009) Establishing a license limitation program for harvest and delivery of Pacific sardines into the state. Blake (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Establishes a Washington Pacific sardine purse seine fishery license and a Washington Pacific sardine purse seine temporary annual fishery permit. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 05/05/2009 WA HB 1406 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Creating the companion animal spay/neuter assistance program. Williams Finds that: (1) Tens of thousands of stray and homeless dogs and cats are handled by Washington's animal care and control agencies and other animal welfare organizations each year, costing millions of dollars; (2) The most effective and humane way to reduce the number of animals dying in shelters is to reduce animal overpopulation through a targeted, statewide spay and neuter surgery network; and (3) A companion animal spay/neuter assistance program is necessary to address the problems of Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA HB 1413 - Updated (Text 05/02/2009) Concerning water discharge fees. McCoy (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Limits the annual fee paid by a municipality, as defined in 33 U.S.C. Sec. 1362, for all domestic wastewater facility permits issued under RCW 90.48.162 and
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90.48.260 to eighteen cents per month per residence or residential equivalent contributing to the municipality's wastewater system. Authorizes the department of ecology to: (1) Increase fees up to the fiscal growth factor for fiscal year 2010; and (2) Adjust the fee schedule annually through December 31, 2011. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/28/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA HB 1536 - Updated (Text 04/17/2009) Concerning permits for and advertising by household goods carriers. Clibborn (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Removes the exemption from regulation for household goods carriers that operate within certain cities. Prohibits a person from engaging in business as a household goods carrier without first obtaining a household goods carrier permit from the utilities and transportation commission. Requires a carrier, when the utilities and transportation commission has canceled a household goods carrier permit and when directed by the commission, to provide notice to every customer that its Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/15/2009

Number: WA HB 1596 - Updated (Text, Status 04/25/2009) Title: Protecting a woman's right to breastfeed in a place of public resort, accommodation, assemblage, or amusement. Sponsor: Green Abstract: (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Protects the right of a mother to breastfeed in a place of public resort, accommodation, assemblage, or amusement. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/24/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA HB 1609 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Concerning family and medical leave. Dickerson Revises family and medical leave provisions. Requires each employer, for each individual, to pay a premium of two cents per hour worked, up to a maximum of forty hours per week, to the employment security department to be deposited into the family and medical leave insurance account. Each employer may deduct from the pay of each individual the full amount that the employer is required to pay for the individual. Allows a business and occupation tax credit to an employer that hires a replacement Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA HB 1694 - Updated (Status 02/26/2009) Addressing fiscal matters for the 2007-2009 biennium. Linville (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Introduced by title and introductory section only. Effective date 2/18/2009. - 02/18/2009 WA HB 1778 - Updated (Text 05/13/2009) Modifying various provisions of Title 77 RCW. Blake (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Modernizes certain provisions of Title 77 RCW regarding fish and wildlife.
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Status: Effective date 7/26/2009*. - 05/05/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA HB 1843 - Updated (Status 04/15/2009) Addressing motor carrier regulation and compliance review. Kagi (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Provides that the utilities and transportation commission is responsible for adoption and enforcement of safety requirements for vehicles operated by entities holding authority under RCW chapters 81.66 (transportation for persons with special needs), 81.68 (auto transportation companies), 81.70 (passenger charter carriers), and 81.77 (solid waste collection companies), and by household goods carriers holding authority under chapter 81.80 RCW (motor freight Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/09/2009 WA HB 1849 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Prohibiting crimes against livestock belonging to another person. Warnick Prohibits a person from, with malice, killing or causing substantial bodily harm to livestock owned or bred for commercial or subsistence purposes belonging to another person, without consent of the owner. Prescribes penalties. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA HB 1936 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Providing humanitarian requirements for certain dog breeding practices. Appleton Declares that: (1) Current Washington state laws are inadequate regarding the care and husbandry of dogs in puppy mills; (2) No Washington state agency currently regulates puppy mills; (3) The United States department of agriculture does not regulate puppy mills; and (4) An unfair fiscal burden is placed on city, county, and state taxpayers as well as government agencies and nongovernmental organizations, who are required to care for discarded or abused and neglected dogs from puppy mills. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA HB 1954 - Updated (Text, Status 04/30/2009) Sealing juvenile records under certain conditions. Dickerson (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Requires records of certain vacated deferred dispositions to be automatically sealed upon a juvenile's eighteenth birthday. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/25/2009 WA HB 1961 - Updated (Text, Status 04/30/2009) Implementing the federal fostering connections to success and increasing adoptions act of 2008. Roberts (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 2ND SUB) Declares an intent to: (1) Clarify existing authority for foster care services beyond age eighteen and to establish authority for future expansion of housing and other supports for youth aging out of foster care and youth who achieved permanency in later adolescence; and (2) Make relative guardianships, as permitted under federal law, available to Washington families through amending the state's dependency guardianship statute and through certain implementation
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Status: Effective date 7/26/2009*. - 04/25/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA HB 1968 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Regarding the prevention of animal cruelty. Williams Revises prevention of animal cruelty provisions. By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010

WA HB 2106 - Updated (Text 05/22/2009) Improving child welfare outcomes through the phased implementation of strategic and proven reforms. Kagi (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 2ND SUB) Requires the children's administration within the department of social and health services to collaborate with community partners and stakeholders in one demonstration region to jointly develop a plan for implementation of a core set of performance-based contracts to provide an array of evidence-based and promising prevention and early intervention services to children and families who are at risk for an out- of-home placement or the filing of a dependency Status: Effective date 7/26/2009*. - 05/18/2009 WA HB 2242 - Updated (Text 05/29/2009) Creating a department of commerce. Kenney (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Changes the name of the department of community, trade, and economic development to the department of commerce. Requires the director of the department of commerce to, in collaboration with the office of the governor, the office of financial management, the economic development commission, the chairs and ranking minority members of the house community and economic development and trade committee and the senate economic development, trade and innovation committee, and the Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 05/19/2009 WA HB 2289 - Updated (Text 05/14/2009) Expanding the energy freedom program. McCoy (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Expands the energy freedom program. Effective date 5/11/2009*. - 05/11/2009

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WA HB 2328 - Updated (Status 05/06/2009) Reducing the administrative cost of state government. Linville (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Revises chapter 5, Laws of 2009 by adding exceptions to the prohibitions and limitations placed on state agencies and employees relating to creating new positions, filling vacant positions, salary increases, personal service contracts, equipment purchases, travel, and training. Requires the department of personnel to adopt rules that authorize state agencies to provide allowances to employees with sensory disabilities who must attend training necessary to attain a new service Status: Effective date 4/30/2009. - 04/30/2009
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WA HB 2387 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Regarding the humane treatment of dogs. Campbell Prohibits leaving a dog outside and unattended by use of a restraint such as a tether, chain, rope, cord, or other device used to tie an animal to a running cable or pulley system or to a stationary object under certain circumstances. Requires a dog owner who keeps his or her dog in an enclosure for the majority of the day to comply with the housing facility and enclosure requirements of section 2(2) of ESSB 5651. Prescribes civil penalties. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA HB 2777 - Updated (Text 04/08/2010) Modifying domestic violence provisions. Goodman (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Addresses, with regard to domestic violence offenses and repetitive domestic violence offenses: Sentencing outside the standard sentence range; counting points on the offender score; commission of the offense within the sight or sound of a child under age eighteen; and the court's continuing jurisdiction and authority. Status: Effective date 6/10/2010. - 04/01/2010 WA HB 2778 - Updated (Status 02/10/2010) Concerning domestic violence. Goodman (SEE ALSO PROPOSED 1ST SUB) Increases the safety afforded to individuals who seek protection of public and private agencies involved in domestic violence prevention. Improves the ability of agencies to address the needs of victims and their children and the delivery of services. Upgrades the quality of treatment programs. Enhances the ability of the justice system to respond quickly and fairly to domestic violence. Achieves more uniformity in the decision-making processes at public and private Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA HB 2784 - Updated (Status 01/21/2010) Concerning baseload renewable power facilities. Finn Allows electricity generated by a baseload renewable power facility to be counted by a qualifying utility at double the facility's electrical output if the qualifying utility develops or contracts with a baseload renewable power facility that begins permitted construction in this state in 2010. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA HB 2829 - Updated (Status 01/27/2010) Authorizing a privately funded prescription monitoring program. Hinkle Authorizes proposals for a privately funded prescription monitoring program to be submitted to the secretary of the department of health. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010

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Number: WA HB 2924 - Updated (New 01/19/2010)
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Title: Regulating shorelines of the state solely through the shoreline management act. Sponsor: Angel Abstract: Separates overlapping obligations of the growth management act and the shoreline management act to ensure that the shoreline management act governs activities on the shorelines of the sate in accordance with legislative directives executed by local governments. Simplifies the approval process for shoreline master programs adopted by local authorities. Streamlines the approval process and reduces costly obligations borne by the department of ecology. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA HB 2944 - Updated (New 01/20/2010) Addressing juvenile firearms crimes. O'Brien Modifies firearms crimes committed by a juvenile. Changes the chemical dependency disposition alternative for certain juvenile offenders. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010

Number: WA HB 2983 - Updated (Text, Status 02/04/2010) Title: Creating the Washington global health technologies and product development competitiveness program and allowing certain tax credits for program contributions. Sponsor: Kenney Abstract: (SEE ALSO PROPOSED 1ST SUB) Creates the Washington global health technologies and product development competitiveness program to ensure that Washington remains competitive in global health innovation and to guarantee that the development, manufacture, and delivery of global health products will become an even more dynamic part of the state's economy. Creates the Washington global health technologies and product development account. Allows certain tax credits for program contributions. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA HB 3119 - Updated (New 01/26/2010) Regarding public school education programs for the prevention of child abuse. Quall Requires the office of the superintendent of public instruction to: (1) In consultation with professionals in the field of child abuse prevention and interested organizations, establish a statewide child abuse prevention program to be incorporated into existing programs at each public school; and (2) Implement and conduct these activities using only federal funding provided through the United States department of education for school safety and prevention programs. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA SB 5038 - Updated (Text 05/29/2009) Making technical corrections to gender-based terms. Kohl-Welles (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Makes technical corrections to gender-based terms. VETO MESSAGE ON SB 5038 May 19, 2009 To the Honorable President and Members, The Senate of the State of Washington Ladies and Gentlemen: I have approved, except for Sections 2040, 4012, 4013, 4020, 4030, 4058, 4081, 4082, 4083, 4131, 5133, 5137, 5140, 7004, 7057, Senate Bill 5038 entitled: "AN ACT Relating to making technical corrections to gender-based terms." I am vetoing the following sections due to conflicting amendments
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Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 05/19/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA SB 5213 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Modifying voter registration provisions. Carrell Modifies provisions relating to voter registration. Provides the documents a person may use to prove citizenship. Requires a person to register to vote at least thirty days before an election or primary, in order to vote at that election or primary. Requires the secretary of state and the appropriate county auditor to refer all suspected cases of certain voting- related crimes to the local prosecuting attorney. Creates a new crime related to the receipt and return of voting ballots. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA SB 5222 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Adopting a 2009-2011 capital budget. Fraser Makes appropriations and authorizes expenditures for capital improvements. By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010

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Number: WA SB 5263 - Updated (Text 05/14/2009) Title: Prohibiting devices in schools that are designed to administer to a person or an animal an electric shock, charge, or impulse. Sponsor: Hargrove Abstract: (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Prohibits a person from carrying onto, or possessing on, public or private elementary or secondary school premises, school-provided transportation, or areas of facilities while being used exclusively by public or private schools, any portable device, object, instrument, or device that is designed, redesigned, used, or intended to be used as a weapon to injure a person or an animal by an electric shock, charge, or impulse. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 05/11/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA SB 5329 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Creating the companion animal spay/neuter assistance program. Pridemore Finds that: (1) Tens of thousands of stray and homeless dogs and cats are handled by Washington's animal care and control agencies and other animal welfare organizations each year, costing millions of dollars; (2) The most effective and humane way to reduce the number of animals dying in shelters is to reduce animal overpopulation through a targeted, statewide spay and neuter surgery network; and (3) A companion animal spay/neuter assistance program is necessary to address the problems of Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA SB 5369 - Updated (Text, Status 04/14/2009) Regarding counseling professions subject to the authority of the secretary of health. Franklin (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Adds and removes counseling professions subject to the authority of the secretary of the department of health under the uniform disciplinary act. Status: Effective date 7/1/2009*. - 04/10/2009
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WA SB 5402 - Updated (Text, Status 05/06/2009) Regarding the prevention of animal cruelty. Tom (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Revises prevention of animal cruelty provisions. Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/30/2009

WA SB 5436 - Updated (Text 05/29/2009) Concerning direct patient-provider primary care practice arrangements. Murray (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Modifies provisions regarding payment arrangements involving direct patient-provider primary care practices. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 05/19/2009

Number: WA SB 5470 - Updated (Text 05/20/2009) Title: Providing sales and use tax exemptions for senior residents of qualified low-income senior housing facilities. Sponsor: Stevens Abstract: (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Provides a sales and use tax exemption for senior residents of qualified lowincome senior housing facilities. Status: Effective date 8/1/2009. - 05/14/2009 Number: WA SB 5532 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Title: Modifying the administration and disciplining authority of the Washington state veterinary board of governors. Sponsor: Keiser Abstract: Revises the administration and disciplining authority of the Washington state veterinary board of governors. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA SB 5601 - Updated (Status 05/06/2009) Regulating speech-language pathology assistants. Franklin (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Regulates speech-language pathology assistants. Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/30/2009

WA SB 5608 - Updated (Text, Status 05/06/2009) Concerning genetic counselors. Franklin (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Establishes genetic counselors as a new health profession to be licensed by the department of health. Creates the advisory committee on genetic counseling. Status: Effective date 8/1/2010. - 04/30/2009

Number: WA SB 5651 - Updated (Text, Status 05/06/2009) Title: Providing humanitarian requirements for certain dog breeding practices. Sponsor: Kohl-Welles
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Abstract: (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Declares that: (1) Current Washington state laws are inadequate regarding the care and husbandry of dogs in puppy mills; (2) No Washington state agency currently regulates puppy mills; (3) The United States department of agriculture does not regulate puppy mills; and (4) An unfair fiscal burden is placed on city, county, and state taxpayers as well as government agencies and nongovernmental organizations, who are required to care for discarded or abused and Status: Effective date 1/1/2010. - 04/30/2009 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA SB 5677 - Updated (Text, Status 04/23/2009) Regarding compliance with the dairy nutrient management program. Hatfield (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Authorizes the director of the department of agriculture to enter at all reasonable times in or upon dairy farms for the purpose of inspecting and investigating conditions relating to the pollution of any waters of the state. Revises the definition of "violation" in chapter 90.64 RCW (dairy nutrient management) to include failure to maintain documentation for a period of three years from the date of application of the nutrients to the land, adequate to show that Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/20/2009 WA SB 5746 - Updated (Text 05/14/2009) Modifying sentencing provisions for juveniles adjudicated of certain crimes. Hargrove (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Modifies sentencing provisions for juveniles adjudicated of certain crimes. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 05/11/2009

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Number: WA SB 5790 - Updated (Status 01/17/2010) Title: Prohibiting persons convicted of animal cruelty from owning or caring for similar animals for certain periods of time. Sponsor: Carrell Abstract: Revises time limits relevant to persons convicted of animal cruelty owning or caring for similar animals. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA SB 5797 - Updated (Text, Status 04/25/2009) Regarding exemptions from solid waste handling permit requirements. Haugen (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Exempts an anaerobic digester that meets certain conditions from the need to obtain a solid waste handling permit under chapter 70.95 RCW (solid waste management-- reduction and recycling). Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 04/22/2009 WA SB 5974 - Updated (Text 05/13/2009) Regarding live nonambulatory livestock. Morton (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Penalizes a person who knowingly transports or accepts delivery of live nonambulatory livestock to, from, or between any livestock market, feedlot, slaughtering facility, or similar facility that trades in livestock. Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 05/05/2009
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WA SB 6167 - Updated (Text 05/14/2009) Concerning crimes against property. Kline (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Raises the monetary threshold amounts differentiating the various degrees of property crimes in the state. Creates an organized retail crime task force to: (1) Examine the impact of raising these values on the retail industry, the district and municipal courts, and the county and city offices of the prosecuting attorney; (2) Examine the best methods for apportionment and sharing of costs for prosecution when multiple jurisdictions are involved; and (3) Identify any policies Status: Effective date 7/26/2009. - 05/08/2009 WA SB 6170 - Updated (Text, Status 05/15/2009) Concerning environmental tax incentives. Hobbs (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Provides environmental tax incentives relating to: (1) Renewable energy; (2) Radioactive waste cleanup; (3) Hog fuel; (4) Biomass energy; (5) Solar energy; and (6) Livestock nutrients. Status: Effective date 7/1/2009*. - 05/12/2009 WA SB 6171 - Updated (Text 05/20/2009) Concerning savings in programs under the supervision of the department of health. Prentice (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Provides savings in programs under the supervision of the department of health. Status: Effective date 5/14/2009*. - 05/14/2009 WA SB 6419 - Updated (New 01/15/2010) Revising juvenile offender sentencing standards for vehicular homicide. Kastama Revises juvenile offender sentencing standards for vehicular homicide. By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA SB 6437 - Updated (New 01/15/2010) Modifying definitions applicable to chapter 19.285 RCW, the energy independence act. Honeyford Revises the definition section in chapter 19.285 RCW (energy independence act). By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA SB 6441 - Updated (New 01/15/2010) Modifying the energy independence act. Morton Prohibits qualifying utilities from using incremental electricity produced as a result of efficiency improvements to hydroelectric generation facilities. Modifies the meaning of high-efficiency cogeneration and allows the reduction in load due to counting high-efficiency cogeneration to count toward meeting certain targets. Requires the joint legislative audit and review committee to conduct a study of the electricity cost impacts for each qualifying utility to meet 2016 and 2020 renewable
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Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WA SB 6459 - Updated (Text, Status 03/24/2010) Concerning the inspection of rental properties. Hobbs (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Authorizes a local municipality to require a landlord to provide a certificate of inspection as a business license condition. Requires a qualified inspector to only investigate a rental property for building and housing code violations that substantially endanger or impair the health or safety of tenants and their neighbors. Authorizes issuance of a search warrant to certain code enforcement officials that have not implemented a mandatory third party inspection Status: Effective date 6/10/2010. - 03/19/2010 WA SB 6467 - Updated (Text, Status 03/20/2010) Authorizing honorary degrees for students who were ordered into internment camps. Shin (DIGEST AS ENACTED) Authorizes honorary degrees for persons who request an honorary degree if they were students at certain universities or community and technical colleges in 1942 and did not graduate because they were ordered into an internment camp. Status: Effective date 6/10/2010. - 03/12/2010 WA SB 6476 - Updated (Text, Status 04/09/2010) Revising provisions relating to sex crimes involving minors. Stevens (SUBSTITUTED FOR - SEE 1ST SUB) Allows the department of social and health services to connect a child, who is sexually exploited, with services and treatment. Provides for impoundment of a person's vehicle if the person is arrested for certain sex crimes involving a minor. Changes penalties for commercial sexual abuse of a minor and promoting commercial sexual abuse of a minor. Status: Effective date 6/10/2010*. - 04/01/2010 WA SB 6500 - Updated (Status 02/27/2010) Limiting the use of restraints on pregnant women or youth. Fraser (SEE ALSO PROPOSED 1ST SUB) Limits the use of restraints on pregnant women or youth in certain correctional facilities, correctional institutions, community facilities, juvenile facilities, and detention facilities. Directs the secretary of the department of corrections, the secretary of the department of social and health services, the sheriff, the police chief, the county legislative authority, or the person in charge to require all staff who are responsible for carrying out the requirements Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 WA SB 6565 - Updated (New 01/19/2010) Addressing crimes that involve the identity of an entity or person. Stevens Creates the crime of trafficking in the identity of another entity or person. By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010

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Prohibiting terrorist acts against animal and natural resource facilities. Stevens Prohibits terrorist acts against animal and natural resource facilities. Prescribes penalties. By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010

Number: WA SB 6809 - Updated (New 01/30/2010) Title: Creating a pilot program to investigate the benefits of service dogs in the treatment or rehabilitation of veterans with physical or mental injuries or disabilities and for other purposes. Sponsor: Jacobsen Abstract: Requires the director of the department of veterans affairs to carry out a pilot program to assess the benefits, feasibility, and advisability of using service dogs for the treatment or rehabilitation of veterans with physical or mental injuries or disabilities, including posttraumatic stress disorder. Status: By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status. - 03/15/2010 Wisconsin 2009-10 21 Bills

Number: WI AB 3 - Updated (Status 04/18/2009) Title: Restrictions on the use and sale of fertilizer containing phosphorus and other turf fertilizer and providing a penalty. Sponsor: Black Abstract: This bill generally prohibits the application of fertilizer that contains phosphorus to lawns, golf courses, and other mowed grassy areas (turf). The prohibition does not apply to land used for agricultural production. The prohibition also does not apply to the use of manure that is mechanically dried, ground, or pelletized, or to a finished sewage sludge product. The bill authorizes the use of fertilizer that contains phosphorus to establish grass during the first growing season. The bill also Status: A. Published 4-28-2009 - 04/17/2009 Number: WI AB 136 - Updated (Status 11/20/2009) Title: Partially exempting an assessor and an assessor's staff from liability for trespassing, creating immunity from civil liability, and changing the notice requirements related to the revaluation of property by an assessor. Sponsor: Hubler Abstract: This bill creates an exception to certain prohibitions against trespassing. Under this bill, the trespassing prohibitions do not apply to an assessor or an assessor's staff entering the land, or construction site, of another to make an assessment for the state or for a political subdivision (a city, village, town, or county). For the exception to apply, the bill requires the assessor or the assessor's staff to leave in a prominent place notice that the assessor or staff entered the land or Status: A. Published 11-25-2009 - 11/18/2009 Number: WI AB 250 - Updated (Status 12/04/2009) Title: Regulation of persons who sell dogs or operate animal shelters or animal control facilities, granting rule-making authority, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty. (FE) Sponsor: Smith Abstract: This bill requires certain persons who sell dogs or operate animal shelters or animal control facilities to be licensed by the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP), beginning 18 months after the bill is enacted into law. The bill requires all of the following to obtain licenses, with limited exceptions: 1. A person who sells 25 or more dogs in a year (including a nonresident who
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brings dogs into this state for sale). 2. A person who operates a dog breeding facility (a Status: A. Published 12-15-2009. - 12/02/2009 Number: WI AB 316 - Updated (Status 10/20/2009) Title: Emergency management, succession of public offices, liability and licensure of emergency volunteers, disaster relief, ratification of the pest control compact, transportation and disposal of animal carcasses, the plant industry, computation of school days, variance for hospital requirements, public works mutual assistance, emergencies related to computer or telecommunication systems, and providing penalties. (FE) Sponsor: LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. Abstract: This bill is explained in the NOTE provided by the Joint Legislative Council in the bill. For further information see the state fiscal estimate, which will be printed as an appendix to this bill. Status: A. Published 10-20-2009 - 10/09/2009 Number: WI AB 486 - Updated (Status 04/30/2010) Title: Requiring consultation with a child in determining and reviewing his or her permanency plan; requiring agencies, in making reasonable efforts to place a child in a permanent placement, to include efforts to place the child outside this state; requiring juvenile courts to take certain actions to expedite the interstate placement of children; requiring juvenile courts to give a child's out-of-home care provider the right to be heard in proceedings involving the child; requiring notice to relatives when a child is removed from the home; requiring reasonable efforts to place siblings together or to provide for visitation between siblings; requiring agencies to assist children in developing a plan for transition to independent living; requiring health care providers to report cases of infants with controlled substances in their bodily fluids to the agency responsible for investigating suspected child abuse or neglect; authorizing circuit court commissioners to conduct permanency plan reviews and hearings; specifying certain placements for purposes of calculating how long a child has been placed outside the home for purposes of filing a termination of parental rights petition; and permitting disclosure of information to a relative of a child for purposes of facilitating placement of the child with the relative or to a public or private agency in this state or any other state for purposes of investigating a proposed foster or adoptive placement. (FE) Sponsor: Dexter Abstract: This bill amends certain provisions of the Children's Code and the Juvenile Justice Status: A. Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1 - 04/28/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WI AB 574 - Updated (Status 03/17/2010) Lightweight utility vehicles and providing a penalty. Vruwink This bill authorizes limited−purpose operation of lightweight utility vehicles on highways. Under the bill, a lightweight utility vehicle (LUV) is a lightweight utility vehicle as defined for purposes of the pilot program, except that the term does not include any device that is equipped with a seat designed to be straddled by the operator. A person may operate in the conduct of agricultural operations an LUV on a highway, including the roadway or the shoulder of the highway, to cross the Status: A. Published 3-24-2010 - 03/16/2010

Number: WI AB 705 - Updated (Status 04/30/2010) Title: The Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children. (FE) Sponsor: Seidel
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Abstract: This bill. Status: A. Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1 - 04/28/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WI AB 747 - Updated (Status 04/30/2010) Crimes against animals and providing a penalty. Milroy This bill, a person who intentionally mistreats an animal, fails to provide an animal for which they are responsible with proper food, water, or shelter, or abandons an animal is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor if the animal suffers bodily harm, except that if the person commits the violation in the presence of a child under the age of 18, the person is guilty of a Class I felony. If the animal suffers great bodily harm, the person is guilty of a Class E felony, except that if the person commits Status: S. Failed to concur in pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1 - 04/28/2010 WI AJR 1 - Updated (Status 04/01/2009) Proclaiming Niagara Escarpment year and month. A. Ott A. Report correctly enrolled - 03/30/2009 WI AJR 71 - Updated (Status 09/26/2009) The H1N1 virus and its impact on Wisconsin. Garthwaite A. Report correctly enrolled - 09/25/2009 WI AJR 91 - Updated (Status 11/11/2009) Declaring October to be Adopt a Shelter Pet Month. Dexter A. Report correctly enrolled - 11/10/2009

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WI SB 62 - Updated (Status 03/03/2009) State finances and appropriations and making diverse other changes in the statutes. (FE) committee on FINANCE This bill consolidates the development zones, enterprise development zones, agricultural development zones, technology zones, and airport development zones (five development zone programs) into a program that provides tax benefits to persons who enter into a contract with Commerce to undertake eligible activities anywhere in the state. Eligible activities under the bill include all of the following: 1. Projects that result in the creation and maintenance of jobs paying wages and providing Status: S. Fiscal estimate received. - 03/02/2009

Number: WI SB 110 - Updated (Status 04/30/2010) Title: Regulation of certain dog breeders, granting rule-making authority, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty. (FE) Sponsor: Darling Abstract: This bill requires certain persons who breed and sell dogs (commercial dog breeders) to be licensed by the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP). The licensing requirement applies to a person who is engaged in the business of breeding dogs and who sells or offers to sell at least 100 dogs in a year for resale. The bill authorizes DATCP to inspect a location for which a
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commercial dog breeder license is required before issuing an initial license. The bill also Status: S. Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1 - 04/28/2010 Number: WI SB 112 - Updated (Status 08/22/2009) Title: The possession of green skins of fur-bearing animals, the tagging of traps, and the sale, purchase, bartering, and trade of wild animals and their carcasses. (FE) Sponsor: Holperin Abstract: This bill exempts from this prohibition the possession of the green skin of a lawfully killed fur−bearing animal that carries a registration tag issued by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) or for which there is an open season without any bag or possession limits. The bill also exempts from the prohibition a landowner or occupant who Status: S. Published 8-27-2009. - 08/18/2009 Number: WI SB 123 - Updated (Status 11/05/2009) Title: Regulating the transportation of aquatic plants and aquatic animals, the administration of federal funds for the control and eradication of noxious weeds, the placement of vehicles, seaplanes, watercraft, and other objects in navigable waters, the regulation of noxious weeds by municipalities, the disposal of invasive species, providing an exemption from rule-making procedures, requiring the exercise of rulemaking authority, and providing a penalty. (FE) Sponsor: Jauch Abstract: This bill expands these restrictions by prohibiting the placement or operation of any vehicle, seaplane, watercraft, or other object of any kind in a navigable water if the object has any aquatic plants or aquatic animals attached. Under the bill, this prohibition applies regardless of whether the person had reason to believe that such plants or animals are attached. The bill specifies that the prohibition does not require a person to remove attached aquatic plants or animals during the period Status: S. Published 11-11-2009. - 11/02/2009 Number: WI SB 167 - Updated (Status 08/22/2009) Title: The minimum age for hunting and for possessing a firearm, restrictions on hunting and on possessing a firearm while hunting, establishing a hunting mentorship program, and granting rule-making authority. (FE) Sponsor: Holperin Abstract: This bill makes various changes to the laws relating to restrictions on hunting and firearm possession and establishes a hunting mentorship program. Accompaniment by parent or guardian Under current law, a person who is the minimum hunting age but under the age of 16 may hunt or have a firearm in his or her possession or control if the person is accompanied by a parent or guardian and if he or she meets certain other requirements. This bill specifies that such a person may also hunt or have a Status: S. Published 8-27-2009. - 08/18/2009 Number: WI SB 208 - Updated (Status 04/30/2010) Title: Regulation of persons who sell dogs or operate animal shelters or animal control facilities, granting rule-making authority, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty. (FE) Sponsor: Kreitlow Abstract: This bill requires certain persons who sell dogs or operate animal shelters or animal control facilities to be licensed by the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP), beginning 18 months after the bill is enacted into law. The bill requires all of the following to obtain licenses, with limited exceptions: 1. A person who sells 25 or more dogs in a year (including a nonresident who
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brings dogs into this state for sale). 2. A person who operates a dog breeding facility (a Status: S. Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1 - 04/28/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WI SB 517 - Updated (Status 05/15/2010) The Interstate Compact for the Placement of Children. (FE) Jauch This bill. S. Published 5-26-2010 - 05/14/2010

WI SB 555 - Updated (Status 04/30/2010) Crimes against animals and providing a penalty. Jauch This bill, a person who intentionally mistreats an animal, fails to provide an animal for which they are responsible with proper food, water, or shelter, or abandons an animal is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor if the animal suffers bodily harm, except that if the person commits the violation in the presence of a child under the age of 18, the person is guilty of a Class I felony. If the animal suffers great bodily harm, the person is guilty of a Class E felony, except that if the person commits Status: S. Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1 - 04/28/2010 WI SB 571 - Updated (Status 04/30/2010) Creating a family policy board and requiring counties to provide prevention resources. (FE) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. This bill is explained in the NOTES provided by the Joint Legislative Council in the bill. For further information see the state and local fiscal estimate, which will be printed as an appendix to this bill. Status: S. Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1 - 04/28/2010 WI SB 706 - Updated (Status 04/30/2010) Guardianships of children. (FE) Taylor. This bill removes guardianships of the persons of children from the chapter of the statutes governing guardianships generally and instead creates a new provision in the Children's Code that may be used for the appointment of a guardian of the person of a child. The bill also makes certain changes relating to protection or services guardianships and permits a parent, guardian, or legal custodian to delegate by a power of attorney his or her powers regarding the care and custody of a child. THE Status: S. Failed to pass pursuant to Senate Joint Resolution 1 - 04/28/2010 13 Bills

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West Virginia - Regular and Extended Budget Session - Adjourned 2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract:

WV HB 4032 - Updated (Text 01/20/2010) Relating to accelerated parole eligibility for certain inmates Mr. Speaker (Mr. Thompson) The purpose of this bill is to provide for early parole eligibility for inmates convicted of nonviolent offenses who complete an advanced rehabilitation treatment program created with the assistance of a standardized risk and needs assessment. Status: To House Judiciary - 01/14/2010

Number: WV HB 4216 - Updated (New 01/28/2010)
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Title: Prohibiting wagering at animal fighting ventures and providing a felony criminal penalty Sponsor: Overington Abstract: The purpose of this bill is to prohibit wagering at animal fighting ventures and providing a felony criminal penalty. Status: To House Judiciary - 01/28/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WV HB 4333 - Updated (New 02/05/2010) Creating regulations for commercial dog breeding operations Mahan The purpose of this bill is to protect dogs by creating regulations for commercial dog breeding operations. Status: To House Agriculture - 02/04/2010 WV HB 4351 - Updated (New 02/05/2010) Relating to the administration of sales and use tax White This bill makes changes to W.Va. Code §11-15B-1, et seq., "Sales and Use Tax Administration," updating provisions to conform to the Streamlined Sales Tax Agreement. Status: To House Finance - 02/04/2010 WV HB 4382 - Updated (Text, Status 03/05/2010) Providing for forfeiture of property used in various crimes and the disposition of such property Poling, D. If you wish to use an absolute template path (for example, template="/mypath/index.cfm") with CFINCLUDE, you must create a mapping for the path using the ColdFusion Administrator. Or, you can use per-application settings to specify mappings specific to this application by specifying a mappings struct to THIS.mappings in Application.cfc. Status: To Judiciary - 03/04/2010 WV HB 4471 - Updated (New 02/13/2010) Relating to prevention and treatment of domestic violence Brown The purpose of this bill is to provide family court judges flexibility to deal with different kinds of domestic violence by allowing them to make orders last for longer periods of time. The bill includes in the definition of domestic violence the Status: To House Judiciary - 02/12/2010 WV SB 147 - Updated (Text 02/23/2010) Relating to commercial dog-breeding operations Boley The purpose of this bill is to define a commercial dog breeder as any person who maintains twenty or more adult dogs for the purpose of the sale of their offspring as companion animals. The bill requires a commercial dog breeder to obtain a valid business license. The bill provides limitations for how many dogs a commercial dog breeder can maintain; when a commercial dog breeder may breed female dogs; how a commercial dog breeder may dispose of dogs; requires them to maintain records of animal
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Status: To Agriculture - 01/13/2010 Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: Status: Number: Title: Sponsor: Abstract: WV SB 189 - Updated (Text 01/28/2010) Relating to care and management of feral cats Boley The purpose of this bill is to regulate and control the management of feral and abandoned cats. To Agriculture - 01/13/2010

WV SB 208 - Updated (Text, Status 02/02/2010) Creating felony offense for animal fighting ventures involvement Kessler The purpose of this bill is to make wagering at animal fighting ventures and conducting, financing, managing, supervising, owning or leasing any part of an animal fighting venture or the premises on which it takes place with knowledge that wagering is occurring a felony. Status: To Judiciary - 02/02/2010 WV SB 218 - Updated (Status 04/23/2010) Providing for early parole eligibility for certain inmates Tomblin (Mr. President) If you wish to use an absolute template path (for example, template="/mypath/index.cfm") with CFINCLUDE, you must create a mapping for the path using the ColdFusion Administrator. Or, you can use per-application settings to specify mappings specific to this application by specifying a mappings struct to THIS.mappings in Application.cfc. Status: Chapter 50, Acts, Regular Session, 2010 - 04/22/2010 WV SB 380 - Updated (Status 02/12/2010) Expanding animal fighting prohibitions Kessler Strike-throughs indicate language that would be stricken from the present law, and underscoring indicates new language that would be added.) Bill Status | Bill Tracking | WV Code | Bulletin Board | District Maps | Crime Victims | Press Releases | Links | FAQ | Blog | Site Map | Home RSS Feed Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter This Web site is maintained by the West Virginia Legislature's Office of Reference & Information. | Terms of Use | Web Administrator | © 2010 West Virginia Status: To House Agriculture - 02/11/2010 WV SB 485 - Updated (New 02/06/2010) Requiring humane officer notify magistrate court of custody of abandoned or neglected animal Sypolt The purpose of this bill is to require a humane officer to notify the magistrate court when the officer has taken into custody an animal that has been abandoned or neglected. Status: To Judiciary - 02/05/2010

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Number: WV SB 490 - Updated (Status 04/23/2010) Title: Relating to domestic violence Sponsor: Kessler
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Abstract: The purpose of this bill is to provide family court judges flexibility to deal with different kinds of domestic violence by allowing them to make orders last for longer periods of time. The bill includes in the definition of domestic violence the Status: Chapter 54, Acts, Regular Session, 2010 - 04/22/2010 Totals 1864 Bills

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