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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5464

 

January Session, 2009

 

LCO No. 2077

   

Referred to Committee on Environment

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. HORNISH, 62nd Dist.

REP. URBAN, 43rd Dist.

REP. FONTANA, 87th Dist.

 

AN ACT REGULATING THE CAGING OF EGG-LAYING HENS.

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

That the general statutes be amended to regulate the caging of egg-laying hens, including the prohibition of the use of battery cages.

Statement of Purpose:

To regulate the caging of egg-laying hens, including the prohibition of the use of battery cages.