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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5798

 

January Session, 2009

 

LCO No. 2269

   

Referred to Committee on Environment

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. URBAN, 43rd Dist.

REP. MORIN, 28th Dist.

REP. DAVIS, 117th Dist.

REP. FONTANA, 87th Dist.

REP. HORNISH, 62nd Dist.

 

AN ACT PROHIBITING THE UNREASONABLE CONFINEMENT AND TETHERING OF DOGS.

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

That title 22 of the general statutes be amended to define and prohibit the unreasonable confinement and tethering of dogs.

Statement of Purpose:

To enhance public safety and canine welfare.