Hot Car Bill

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House Bill 36 and Senate Bill 12, otherwise known as "Hot Car Bills," would protect animals by granting civil immunity people who break into a car to save pets' and animals' lives. If people make a good-faith effort to save animals, they would not be reqired to pay for damages to vehicles. 

Bill Sponsor(s): 
Rep. Bratcher, Sen. Carroll + 3 others

SB 12 was approved by the full Senate, 33-1, on February 20. It is now before the House Judiciary Committee.

HB 36 has been assigned to the House Judiciary Committee.

KFTC's Position: 
KFTC Supports