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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5143

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 358

   

Referred to Committee on ENVIRONMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd Dist.

SEN. BOUCHER, 26th Dist.

 

AN ACT AUTHORIZING ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS TO UTILIZE EMERGENCY LIGHTS AND SIRENS ON THEIR VEHICLES WHEN TRANSPORTING INJURED ANIMALS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to authorize animal control officers to utilize emergency lights and sirens when transporting injured animals in their vehicles.

Statement of Purpose:

To facilitate the expeditious medical treatment of injured animals.