PA 13-103—HB 6311

Planning and Development Committee

AN ACT PROHIBITING MUNICIPALITIES FROM ADOPTING BREED-SPECIFIC DOG ORDINANCES

SUMMARY: This act bars municipalities from adopting breed-specific dog ordinances.

Existing law authorizes municipalities to enact ordinances (1) regulating or prohibiting the movement of dogs and other animals in streets and public places and (2) preventing cruelty to animals and all inhuman sports.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2013

OLR Tracking: RP: ND: PF: RO