2017-2018 Regular Session - SB 257
Animals; consultation with a veterinarian; filing of criminal charges for cruelty to animals in certain instances; provide
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 4 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to animals, so as to provide for consultation with a veterinarian employed or approved by the Department of Agriculture prior to the filing of criminal charges for cruelty to animals in certain instances; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/27/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/24/2017 - Senate Hopper