Legislation # 07-0339 Enactment Number none
Type Resolution Effective Date none
Introduction Date 6/20/2007
Title Resolution Creating an Animal Control Advisory Committee.
Legislation History 07-0339
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
6/20/2007 Adopted
6/8/2007 Received By Clerk's Office
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Legislation Text 07-0339


City of Hampton, Virginia


22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669



File Number: 07-0339


Enactment Number: -


Resolution Creating an Animal Control Advisory Committee.


WHEREAS, In fall 2005 the City of Hampton created an Animal Control Division that assumed responsibility for enforcement of laws relative to animals within the city; and

WHEREAS, the city has an ongoing interest in the application and enforcement of city animal ordinances and the general condition of animals within the city; and

WHEREAS, the City Council values the input of citizens and city staff;

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia, establishes an Animal Control Advisory Committee and charges the committee with the following duties:

-to meet biannually

-to annually appoint a Chairman and Vice-Chairman

-to conduct all meetings in accordance with Roberts Rules of Order

-to act in an advisory capacity to review Animal Control issues

within the city.

-to report activities, findings and recommendations to

Council annually

-to address other matters related to Animal Control as Council

may direct.


NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Committee shall consist of seven (7) members; one (1) member of the SPCA board of Directors, one (1) assistant City Manager, one (1) Hampton Animal Control Manager, one (1) Hampton Veterinarian, and three (3) citizens of the city. Committee members shall be appointed to serve staggered terms of one (1) to three (3) years.

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on June 20, 2007.




Signed by __________________________Date _________________

Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor





Attested by __________________________Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council