2001-2002 Regular Session - SB 516
Dogs Assisting Disabled Persons; interference or depriving user of dog's services; penalties and restitution
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 30 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to handicapped persons, so as to define a certain term; to provide that it shall be unlawful for any person willfully to allow his or her dog to attack or otherwise interfere with an assistance dog; to provide that it shall be unlawful for any person to exercise control over an assistance dog with the intent to deprive the user of the dog´s services; to provide for penalties and restitution; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/28/2002 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/27/2002 - Senate Hopper