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Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - March 7, 2017
REVISED March 7, 2017 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #67


Subject
Proposed House Bill 871 to Create an Animal Abuser Registration

Briefings
None

Contact and/or Presenter Information
Commissioner Whitmore

Action Requested
Discussion of proposed House Bill 871 to create an Animal Abuser Registration.

Enabling/Regulating Authority
 

Background Discussion
  • House Bill 871 - Animal Abuser Registration - "Requires FDLE to post publicly accessible registry list on its website of persons convicted of specified animal abuse offenses after specified date; provides requirements for list; specifies time period for listing; provides for removal of listing if record of conviction is expunged or sealed; requires pet dealers to verify that potential purchasers are not on registry list before they sell or deliver animal; provides penalties."
  • This act is proposed to take effect on July 1, 2017.


County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other


Reviewing Attorney
N/A

Instructions to Board Records

None



Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
N/A

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs
N/A


Attachment:  Proposed HB 871.pdf