PA 12-21—HB 5124
AN ACT CONCERNING THE APPEAL OF CERTAIN ANIMAL RESTRAINT ORDERS
SUMMARY: By law, the agriculture commissioner or an animal control officer may order the restraint of a biting dog, cat, or other animal as he or she deems necessary. Any person aggrieved by an animal control officer's order may request a hearing before the commissioner within 14 days after the order is issued. The commissioner may affirm, modify, or revoke the order as he deems proper.
This act makes a restraint order effective upon issuance and during an appeal to the commissioner.
EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2012
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