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2012 Senate Bill 1229: Create crime of gaining access to livestock with ill intent
  1. Introduced by Sen. Judy Emmons (R) on August 15, 2012, to create a new crime of attempting to gain access to "agricultural production facility” through false statements, including trying to get a job there, with the intent of causing damage, disrupting operations or removing (“liberating”) animals, subject to penalties of up to one year in jail and a $1,000 fine.
    • Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on August 15, 2012.

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