Introduced by Sen. Steve Bieda (D) on March 21, 2013
To revise a 2008 law that increased the penalties for abusing animals in cases of multiple animals, by increasing the penalties even more, especially for violations involving 25 or more animals, or when the violator has multiple prior offenses. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on March 21, 2013
Reported in the Senate on April 17, 2013
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on September 19, 2013
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on September 19, 2013