PARKER-SULLIVAN, CULLERTON, RONEN AND KLEMM.
Creates the Safe Egg Act. Prohibits the use of forced
(starvation-induced) molting procedures on egg-laying hens. Makes
violation of the Act a Class A misdemeanor. Provides for the adminis-
trationy of the Act by the Department of Agriculture. Authorizes civil
penalties and certain enforcement actions. Effective immediately.
FEB-06-2002 S FIRST READING
FEB-06-2002 S REFERRED TO SENATE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
FEB-11-2002 S ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR CULLERTON
FEB-13-2002 S ADDED AS A CHIEF CO-SPONSOR SULLIVAN
FEB-20-2002 S ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR RONEN
FEB-20-2002 S ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR KLEMM
JAN-07-2003 S SESSION SINE DIE
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