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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2494 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to the ownership of pets by convicted animal abusers

Senate, March 12, 2020 --The committee on the Judiciary, to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1037) of Dean A. Tran, Colleen M. Garry and Brian W. Murray for legislation relative to the ownership of pets by convicted animal abusers; (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1435) of Bradford Hill and others relative to the penalty for the abuse of certain animals; and (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3772) of Tram T. Nguyen and others relative to penalties for cruelty to animals,- reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2494).

Bill Information

Joint Committee on the Judiciary
Referred to Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Bill History

Displaying 4 actions for Bill S.2494
Date Branch Action
3/12/2020 Senate Reported from the committee on The Judiciary
3/12/2020 Senate New draft of S1037, H1435 and H3772 SJ 1304.
3/12/2020 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means SJ 1304.
1/5/2021 Senate No further action taken

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