2013 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Dangerous Dogs - Registration and Penalties

Sponsored by:

Delegate Glenn


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Requiring the owner of a dangerous dog to obtain a dangerous dog registration certificate from a local animal control unit within 10 days of a dog committing an act which renders it a dangerous dog; requiring the owner to pay a registration fee set by the animal control unit; requiring a dangerous dog registration certificate to include specified information; requiring a local animal control unit to issue a dangerous dog registration certificate if the dog's owner provides specified satisfactory evidence; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Glenn and Haddaway-Riccio
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0169 Session: 2011 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Electronic Government
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Information
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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October 24, 2017 1:00 P.M.