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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5396

 

January Session, 2011

 

LCO No. 2281

   

Referred to Committee on Environment

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. URBAN, 43rd Dist.

 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A REGISTRY OF ANIMAL CRUELTY OFFENDERS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to establish a registry for animal cruelty offenders, similar to the sex abuse offender registry.

Statement of Purpose:

To recognize the connection between animal cruelty and the tendency for future violent behavior.