Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Animal Control Act. Allows a person to pursue and
kill an unsupervised dog that has attacked or injured that person or
another person without provocation in a place where the person had a
lawful right to be. Allows municipalities and other political
subdivisions to require owners of dogs determined to be vicious or
dangerous to carry liability insurance sufficient to cover damages
caused by the animals and to require registration of the animals and
an affidavit of insurance. Amends the Humane Care for Animals Act.
Provides that in the event of a conflict between the Act and the
Animal Control Act, the provisions of the Animal Control Act prevail.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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