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Record #: SO2020-2827   
Type: Ordinance Status: Introduced
Intro date: 5/20/2020 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Health and Human Relations
Final action:
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Chapter 4-384 to prohibit retail sale of dogs, cats and rabbits
Sponsors: Hopkins, Brian , Cappleman, James, Reboyras, Ariel, La Spata, Daniel , Sposato, Nicholas, Vasquez, Jr., Andre, Hadden, Maria E. , Sigcho-Lopez, Byron, Waguespack, Scott, Gardiner, James M. , Osterman, Harry, Martin, Matthew J. , Smith, Michele, O'Shea, Matthew J., Villegas, Gilbert, Silverstein, Debra L., Napolitano, Anthony V., Rodriguez Sanchez, Rossana , Rodriguez, Michael D., Reilly, Brendan
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 384 Animal Care
Attachments: 1. SO2020-2827.pdf, 2. O2020-2827.pdf, 3. O2020-2827(V1).pdf
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1/13/2021  Committee on Health and Human Relations Held in Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/13/2021  Committee on Health and Human Relations    Not available Meeting details Not available
1/11/2021  Committee on Health and Human Relations Add Co-Sponsor(s)  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/6/2021  Committee on Health and Human Relations Add Co-Sponsor(s)  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/11/2020  Committee on Health and Human Relations Add Co-Sponsor(s)  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/18/2020  Committee on Health and Environmental Protection Add Co-Sponsor(s)  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/22/2020  Committee on Health and Human Relations Held in Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/20/2020  Committee on Health and Environmental Protection Add Co-Sponsor(s)  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/6/2020  Committee on Health and Human Relations Substituted in Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/6/2020  Committee on Health and Human Relations Held in Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/1/2020  Committee on Health and Human Relations Add Co-Sponsor(s)  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/20/202017729 City Council Referred  Action details Meeting details Not available
Committee on Health and Human Relations
May 20, 2020

ORDINANCE
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:
SECTION 1. Section 4-384-010 of the Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by inserting the language underscored, and by deleting the language struck through, as follows:
4-384-010 Definitions.
For purposes ofthis chapter, the following terms shall have the meaning ascribed to them in Chapter 7-12 of this Code: "animal", "animal control center", "cat", "commission Commission", "dog", "oxecutive diroctor Executive Director", "horse", "impounded", "microchip", "owner", "pet", "owner", "sterilization", and "veterinarian".
(Omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)
"Animal care facility" means any person engaged in the business of boarding, breeding, training for a fee, letting for hire other than guard dogs, or providing day care for any dog or cat. An "animal care facility" does not include: (1) the animal control center; (2) any animal care facility, kennel, pound or training facility operated by any subdivision of local, state, or federal government; or (3) any humane society, any veterinary hospital, or any research facility subject to inspection under separate provisions of local, state or federal law; (4) any person who owns, hao posoossion of, or harbors 5 or fowor female dogs or oats capable of roproduotion; or (5) tho icolatod or occasional salo of animals by a person -who soils only such animals that ho has


(Omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)

Enclosure" means a space that is surrounded by four walls and capable of separating an animal from other animals.
"Engaged in the business of breeding" describes any person who owns, has possession of. or harbors a female dog or cat that reproduces.
"Grooming facility" means any person engaged in the business of bathing, dipping, clipping, combing, or cleaning any animal for the purpose of improvement of the animal's appearance. "Grooming facility" does not include any facility...

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