File Code: Criminal Law - Procedure
Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 445
- Sponsored By:
Delegates Haddaway-Riccio, Conway, Eckardt, McDermott, and Otto
Criminal Law - Animal Cruelty - Assignment and Costs of Animal
Requiring a court to order a defendant convicted of a specified charge
of animal cruelty, as a condition of sentencing, to assign ownership
of a specified animal to the agency or organization that confiscated
the animal for disposal at the discretion of that agency or
organization and to pay, in addition to any other fines and costs, all
reasonable costs incurred in removing, feeding, housing, treating, or
euthanizing an animal confiscated from the defendant.
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- First Reading Judiciary
- Hearing 2/9 at 1:00 p.m.
- No Action
- Delegate Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, District 37B
- Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
- Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
- Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B
- Delegate Charles J. Otto, District 38A
Bill indexed under the following Subjects:
- Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
- Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
- Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
- Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Bill affects the following Statutes:
- Criminal Law
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- Bill Text:
Third Reading, Enrolled
- Fiscal and Policy Note: