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 Bill Status of SB1579  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  BRAND ACT-ELECTRONIC FORMAT

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Neil Anderson

House Sponsors
(Rep. Avery Bourne )

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  5/9/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
510 ILCS 40/10from Ch. 8, par. 33.70
510 ILCS 40/12 rep.
510 ILCS 40/13 rep.


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Brand Act. Provides that the Department of Agriculture shall make available in electronic format all recorded brands (rather than the Department shall publish all recorded brands in book form and shall publish supplemental lists at least once a year). Deletes language providing the Department shall, without charge, furnish one copy of the brand book supplements to the County Clerk and Sheriff of each county and that the general public may obtain copies by remitting to the Department the cost of printing and mailing each book and accompanying supplements. Repeals a provision providing that any slaughtering establishment or livestock market receiving branded livestock shall keep such records as required by the Department for a period of at least a year. Repeals a provision providing the Department, in cooperation with law enforcement officials, shall develop a uniform procedure whereby law enforcement officials shall alert livestock markets and livestock slaughtering establishments of reported livestock thefts. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/9/2017SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Neil Anderson
  2/9/2017SenateFirst Reading
  2/9/2017SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/28/2017SenateAssigned to Agriculture
  3/9/2017SenatePostponed - Agriculture
  3/16/2017SenateDo Pass Agriculture; 010-000-000
  3/16/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading March 28, 2017
  4/6/2017SenateSecond Reading
  4/6/2017SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 25, 2017
  4/27/2017SenateThird Reading - Passed; 057-000-000
  4/27/2017HouseArrived in House
  5/3/2017HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Avery Bourne
  5/9/2017HouseFirst Reading
  5/9/2017HouseReferred to Rules Committee

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