Legislation # 14-0053 Enactment Number 14-0001
Type Ordinance - Coded Effective Date 1/8/2014
Introduction Date 1/8/2014
Title Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 5 "Animals", Section 5-80 "Tethering" To Exempt Facilities, Entities and Activities Licensed By the U.S. Department Of Agriculture
 
Legislation History 14-0053
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
1/16/2014 Enactment Number 14-0001
1/8/2014 Approved
1/2/2014 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 14-0053

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 14-0053

 

Enactment Number: 14-0001

 

Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 5 "Animals", Section 5-80 "Tethering" To Exempt Facilities, Entities and Activities Licensed By the U.S. Department Of Agriculture

 

ORDINANCE

 

Sec. 5-80. Tethering prohibited, exceptions.

It shall be unlawful to tether any companion animal whether or not the animal has been provided adequate space.

Any facility, entity or activity licensed and/or inspected by the U.S. Department of Agriculture shall be exempt from the provisions of this section provided they are in good standing with the federal agency responsible for licensing or assurance of the facility or activity.

A violation of this section shall be punishable as a Class 4 misdemeanor.

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on January 8, 2014.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

George E. Wallace, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass, CMC

Clerk of the Council