2010 Regular Session


File Code: Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Sponsored By:
Delegates Glenn, Anderson, and Rosenberg
Criminal Law - Dangerous Dogs - Registration and Penalties


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 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.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

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
Violence -see also- Domestic Violence; Harassment

Bill affects the following Statute:

Criminal Law
( 10-619 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :