Service Of The Apes
Allowing monkeys to be used as service animals:
Monkeys aren't recognized as service animals under the Americans with Disabilities Act, but some states have exemptions, Schickel said.This is how it begins...
His bill has been referred to the Senate Agriculture Committee. Its chairman, Sen. Paul Hornback, said he's willing to bring the bill up for discussion.
"I don't know much about it myself," said Hornback, R-Shelbyville. "I'm going to try to read up on it."
The measure would restrict monkeys to in-home use and would not allow them to assist their owners in public places.