Sponsor Tables Illinois Horse Transport Bill Amendment

The sponsor of a proposed Illinois measure designed to enhance horse transport safety has tabled a controversial amendment that equine advocates denounced as unacceptable.

"We're going to go back to the original bill," said Ill. Rep. JoAnn Osmond, sponsor of HB4162.

HB4162 would revise Illinois' Humane Care for Animals Act to prohibit the transport of horses in trailers of two or

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