2013 Legislation
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      Engrossment 1 – This is known as the engrossed bill that incorporates adopted amendments. The highest numbered engrossment is the final version that was considered for adoption.
     Statement of Purpose / Fiscal Note

ANIMAL CARE – Amends existing law relating to animal care to define a term; to establish provisions relating to committing torture to companion animals and to provide that certain officers may take possession of companion animals subjected to torture; and to establish provisions relating to penalties for certain violations.
  02/07 Introduced, read first time, referred to JRA for Printing  
  02/08 Reported Printed and Referred to Agricultural Affairs  
  02/13 Reported out of Committee, Recommend place on General Orders  
  03/05 Retained on General Orders  
  03/13 U.C. to be returned to Agricultural Affairs Committee  
  03/27 Reported out of Committee, Recommend place on General Orders  
  Referred to the Committee of the Whole  
  Reported out without recommendation as amended  
  Amendments Referred to the JRA for Printing  
  Bill as Amended Referred to JRA for Engrossing  
  03/28 Reported Engrossed; Filed for First Reading of Engrossed Bills  
  Read first time as amended; filed for Second Reading  
  03/29 Read second time as amended; Filed for Third Reading  
  04/01 Read third time in full as amended – PASSED - 54-14-2
AYES – Agidius, Anderson(01), Anderst, Andrus, Bateman, Bell, Bolz, Boyle, Burgoyne, Chew, Clow, Collins, Crane, DeMordaunt, Erpelding, Eskridge, Gannon, Gestrin, Gibbs, Hancey, Hartgen, Henderson, Hixon, Holtzclaw, Horman, Kauffman, King, Kloc, Loertscher, Luker, Malek, McMillan, Meline, Morse, Moyle, Nielsen, Packer, Pence, Perry, Raybould, Ringo, Romrell, Rusche, Shepherd, Smith, Stevenson, Thompson, Trujillo, Ward-Engelking, Wills, Wood(35), Woodings, Youngblood, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Anderson(31), Barbieri, Barrett, Batt, Dayley, Denney, Harris, Mendive, Monks, Palmer, Patterson, Sims, VanOrden, Vander Woude
Absent and excused – Miller, Wood(27)
Floor Sponsor - Andrus
Title apvd - to Senate
  04/02 Received from the House passed; filed for first reading  
  Introduced, read first time; referred to: Agricultural Affairs