Bill Status of SB3633 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: DOGS AND CATS-DISCLOSURES
Sen. Dan Kotowski - Pamela J. Althoff - Heather Steans - Susan Garrett - Mattie Hunter and Don Harmon
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Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Animal Welfare Act. Sets forth disclosure requirements for any dog or cat made available for adoption or sale by an animal shelter, animal control facility, or pet shop operator, including adoptions or sales available over the internet. Sets forth certain requirements concerning an acknowledgement of disclosures form which must be signed by the customer or adopter and the pet shop operator or authorized representative of the animal shelter or animal control facility. Makes other changes. Amends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that any person who knowingly violates the disclosure requirements for a pet shop operator who sells a dog or cat under the Animal Welfare Act commits an unlawful practice. Effective January 1, 2011.