Animal Cruelty Conviction List; established. (SB337)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Animal Cruelty Conviction List established. Requires the Superintendent of State Police to establish and maintain by January 1, 2023, an Animal Cruelty Conviction List to be available to the public on the website of the Department of State Police. The list includes the names of persons convicted of certain felony animal cruelty offenses on or after July 1, 2020. The bill requires persons convicted of any such offense to pay a fee of $50 per conviction to fund the maintenance of the list. The bill requires the State Police to remove a person from the list 15 years after his information is listed if he has no additional felony conviction of a relevant animal cruelty offense. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/06/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101415D
01/06/2020Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources
01/15/2020Assigned ACNR sub: Companion Animals
01/20/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB337)
01/21/2020Assigned ACNR sub: Companion Animals
02/04/2020Stricken at request of Patron in Agriculture, Conservation and Natural Resources (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)