Knowledgebase-An Ordinance Regulating Animal Waste

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Title:An Ordinance Regulating Animal Waste
Summary:An ordinance of the City of Lobelville regulating animal waste.
Original Author:Darden, Ron
Product Create Date:03/25/2010
Last Reviewed on::05/30/2017
Subject:Animal control--Municipal ordinances; Municipal ordinances
Original Document: Ordinance Regulating Animal Waste.pdf

Reference Documents:

Text of Document: Ordinance No.______

An Ordinance Regulating Animal Waste

Be It Ordained by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen of the City of Lobelville:

Section 1. The owner of every animal shall be responsible for the removal of any excreta deposited by his animal (s) on public walks, recreation areas, public parks, or private property.

Section 2. Violators will be subject to a $50 fine for each violation.

Section 3. This ordinance is effective upon its passage and publication in a newspaper of general circulation.

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Mayor Attest: City Recorder

Please remember that this ordinance was drafted based upon the drafting requirements and authority granted to a particular city or town in its charter and in general law. These drafting requirements and the authority exercised in this ordinance might not apply to your city or town.

Please confer with your city attorney or an MTAS legal consultant, or both, before using this ordinance as a model.