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Top New Illinois Laws Affecting Animals in 2018

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Illinois' already-strong animal rights laws will be even stronger in 2018. Take a look at some new laws.

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Top New Illinois Laws Affecting Animals in 2018

  1. 1. Top New Laws in 2018 affecting Illinois Animals Illinois Senate Democratic Caucus
  2. 2. Top new laws affecting Illinois animals Illinois is known as a strong animal rights state.
  3. 3. Top new laws affecting Illinois animals Each year, the General Assembly works to ensure our laws adequately protect animals.
  4. 4. Top new laws affecting Illinois animals Here are some of the top new animal laws for 2018.
  5. 5. Top new laws affecting Illinois animals SENATE BILL 1342 African and Asian Elephants will be banned from circuses and traveling animal acts. Sen. Linda Holmes
  6. 6. Top new laws affecting Illinois animals HOUSE BILL 2897 The Helping Paws Service Dog Program will be able to train service dogs for veterans with PTSD or depression. Sen. Andy Manar
  7. 7. Top new laws affecting Illinois animals HOUSE BILL 2661 EMTs will be able to take a police dog injured in the line of duty to a veterinarian. Sen. Tom Cullerton
  8. 8. Top new laws affecting Illinois animals SENATE BILL 1261 Pet owners will be able to share custody of a pet after a divorce. Sen. Linda Holmes
  9. 9. Top new laws affecting Illinois animals SENATE BILL 641 County animal control agencies will be able to pay for trap, neuter, vaccinate and return programs for feral cats. Sen. Linda Holmes
  10. 10. Top new laws affecting Illinois animals SENATE BILL 1884 Research facilities will have to make reasonable efforts to offer adoption of dogs or cats used in research. Sen. Linda Holmes
  11. 11. Top New Laws in 2018 affecting Illinois Animals Illinois Senate Democratic Caucus To see a list of all new Illinois laws taking effect on January 1, 2018, click here: NEW2018LAWS

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