SB 0050 Creates felonies of killing and assault of police animals
LR Number:S0556.01I Fiscal Note:0556-01
Committee:Pensions and General Laws
Last Action:02/16/99 - Voted Do Pass S Pensions & General Laws Committee Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 1999
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Current Bill Summary

SB 50 - This act makes it a Class D felony to assault or kill a police animal while such animal is involved in law enforcement investigation, apprehension, tracking or search, or under the custody of a law enforcement or Department of Corrections officer, municipal police department, fire department or a rescue unit or agency. The act is similar to SB 663 from 1998 and this bill is similar to CCS/SCS/HB 248 (1999).