Bill Status of HB3438 100th General Assembly
Short Description: COMPANION ANIMALS-RESTITUTION
Rep. Fred Crespo and Sara Feigenholtz
| 3/31/2017||House||Rule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act. Provides that in certain offenses involving injury to companion animals, except for a State licensed veterinary hospital, humane society, animal shelter, or kennel, the convicted individual shall pay the owner of the companion animal 3 times the value of the immediate, completed, or ongoing veterinary treatment related to the injury of the companion animal.