Criminalize Animal Torture | Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

Criminalize Animal Torture

House Bill Number: 
25

House Bill 25 would make torture of a dog or cat a Class D felony and also increase penalties for people who harm animals as a part of domestic violence against a person.

Bill Sponsor(s): 
Rep. W. Thomas

HB 25 was assigned to the House Judiciary Committee. House leaders did not allow the bill to be brought up for a hearing or a vote.

KFTC's Position: 
KFTC Supports