- Crimes - Unattended Dogs in Extreme Weather Conditions
- Sponsored by
- Delegates Lehman, K. Young, Acevero, Bartlett, Cardin, Carr, Chang, Feldmark, Fraser-Hidalgo, Ivey, Kaiser, Kelly, Krebs, Krimm, R. Lewis, Lierman, Lisanti, Lopez, McIntosh, Palakovich Carr, Pena-Melnyk, Rose, Shoemaker, Solomon, Stein, Valderrama, and Valentino-Smith
- In the House - Hearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
- Fiscal and Policy Note
Prohibiting a person from leaving a dog outside and unattended for longer than 30 minutes without access to continuous suitable shelter during extreme weather conditions; applying a penalty of imprisonment for up to 90 days or a fine of up to $1,000 or both for violating the Act; and defining the terms "suitable shelter" and "extreme weather conditions".
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2020
Last Updated: 2/5/2020 1:54 PM