SB1038 (CH0238)

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2018 Regular Session



Criminal Law – Animal Cruelty – Sentencing Conditions

Sponsored by:

Senator Smith


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 238

Synopsis:Authorizing a court as a condition of sentencing to prohibit a defendant convicted of certain crimes relating to cruelty against animals from owning, possessing, or residing with an animal for a specified period of time.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Smith, Benson, Brochin, Cassilly, Guzzone, Madaleno, Manno, Muse, Ramirez, Ready, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0212
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Abuse -see also- Child Abuse & Neg.; Elder Abuse & Neg., etc
Animals -see also- Birds; Dogs
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Parole and Probation
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
(10-606, 10-607, 10-607.1, 10-608)

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April 27, 2018 12:59 P.M.