Georgia House of Representatives
HB1273 - Cruelty to animals; felony provisions

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Teper, Doug
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Summary / Full Text HC: SJudy SC:
F/R: 01/12/96 L/A: 02/01/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
Titles Amended: 16
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Code Section 16-12-4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the offense of cruelty to animals, so as to change the provisions relating to the crime of cruelty to animals; to provide that certain actions involving cruelty to an animal constitutes a felony; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/12/96  Read 1st Time                        
              1/22/96  Read 2nd Time                        
              2/1/96   Favorably Reported                   
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub                  

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 16-12-4

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