2013 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Aggravated Animal Cruelty - Baiting

Sponsored by:

Delegate McConkey


Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from using or allowing a dog to be used for baiting; prohibiting a person from possessing, owning, selling, transporting, or training a dog with the intent to use the dog for baiting; and prohibiting a person from knowingly allowing specified premises to be used for baiting.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates McConkey, Carter, Dumais, Frush, Glass, McComas, Parrott, and Valderrama
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0360
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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October 24, 2017 1:02 P.M.