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 Bill Status of HB5771  96th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Susana A. Mendoza - John A. Fritchey - Carol A. Sente - Maria Antonia Berrios - Eddie Washington, Sandy Cole, Patricia R. Bellock and Michael W. Tryon

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
225 ILCS 605/2from Ch. 8, par. 302
225 ILCS 605/3from Ch. 8, par. 303
225 ILCS 605/18from Ch. 8, par. 318
225 ILCS 605/18.05 new

Synopsis As Introduced
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 a whole sale dog dealer or pet shop or otherwise sells or transfers more than 30 dogs per calendar year. Provides additional requirements for licensees related to the treatment of dogs. Provides that, in addition to certain requirements imposed on other licensees under the Act, commercial dog breeders shall meet certain specified requirements concerning the treatment of dogs.

DateChamber Action
  2/9/2010HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Susana A. Mendoza
  2/9/2010HouseFirst Reading
  2/9/2010HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/16/2010HouseAssigned to Agriculture & Conservation Committee
  2/24/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington
  3/15/2010HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/25/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. John A. Fritchey
  3/25/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Carol A. Sente
  3/25/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Maria Antonia Berrios
  3/25/2010HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington
  3/25/2010HouseRemoved Co-Sponsor Rep. Eddie Washington
  3/25/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sandy Cole
  3/25/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Patricia R. Bellock
  3/25/2010HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michael W. Tryon
  1/11/2011HouseSession Sine Die

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