CS/HB 71: Service Animals
GENERAL BILL by Judiciary Committee ; Smith ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Albritton ; Baxley ; Harrell ; Sprowls ; Watson, C.
Service Animals; Requires public accommodation to permit use of service animal by individual with disability; provides conditions for public accommodation to exclude or remove service animal; revises penalties for certain persons or entities who interfere with use of service animal; provides penalty for knowing & willful misrepresentation with respect to use or training of service animal.
Last Action: 6/15/2015 - Chapter No. 2015-131
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Government Operations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 11
• On Committee agenda-- Government Operations Subcommittee, 02/10/15, 10:30 am, Webster Hall
• Favorable by Government Operations Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -HJ 133
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 133
• Introduced -HJ 11
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/11/15, 1:00 pm, Sumner Hall
• CS by Judiciary Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -HJ 229
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time -HJ 226
• Now in State Affairs Committee -HJ 235
• On Committee agenda-- State Affairs Committee, 03/19/15, 12:30 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by- State Affairs Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 276
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 276
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/26/15
• Read 2nd time -HJ 313
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 338
• CS passed; YEAS 112 NAYS 0 -HJ 338
• In Messages
• Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Community Affairs; Fiscal Policy -SJ 323
• Received -SJ 323
• Withdrawn from Commerce and Tourism; Community Affairs; Fiscal Policy -SJ 599
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 599
• Substituted for CS/SB 414 -SJ 599
• Read 2nd time -SJ 599
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 626
• CS passed; YEAS 38 NAYS 0 -SJ 627
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 844
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2015-131
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