CS/HB 721: Emotional Support Animals
GENERAL BILL by Judiciary Committee ; Killebrew ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Sabatini
Emotional Support Animals; Provides that individual with disability who has emotional support animal is entitled to access to housing accommodation; prohibits housing accommodation from requiring such individual to pay extra compensation; authorizes housing accommodation to request written documentation verifying individual's disability or disability-related need; specifies individual is liable for damage done by emotional support animal; prohibits falsification of written documentation or other misrepresentation; provides penalties.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died on Calendar
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 78
• Introduced -HJ 78
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/20/19, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 478
• Now in Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee -HJ 478
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee, 03/25/19, 4:00 pm, 12 HOB
• Favorable by Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 498
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 498
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/16/19, 1:30 pm, Sumner Hall
• CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -HJ 745
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time -HJ 737
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 757
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died on Calendar
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