Offenses Animals Cruelty Virginia Laws 18.2-403.1

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Offenses Animals Cruelty Virginia Laws 18.2-403.1

Offenses Animals Cruelty Virginia Laws 18.2-403.1

VIRGINIA LAWYERS – OFFENSES INVOLVING ANIMALS – CLASS 1 MISDEMEANORS

Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-403.1

§ 18.2-403.1. Offenses involving animals – Class 1 misdemeanors

The following unlawful acts and offenses against animals shall constitute and be punished as a Class 1 misdemeanor:

1.   Violation of subsection A of § 3.2-6570 pertaining to cruelty to animals, except as provided for second or subsequent violations in that section.

2.   Violation of § 3.2-6508 pertaining to transporting animals under certain conditions.

3.   Making a false claim or receiving money on a false claim under § 3.2-6553 pertaining to compensation for livestock and poultry killed by dogs.

4.   Violation of § 3.2-6518 pertaining to boarding establishments and groomers as defined in § 3.2-6500.

VIRGINIA LAWYERS - Offenses involving animals — Class 1 misdemeanors

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Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-403.1 Offenses involving animals — Class 1 misdemeanors Violation of subsection A of § 3.2-6570 Pertaining to cruelty to animals, except as provided for second or subsequent violations in that section. Class 1 misdemeanor:
Violation of § 3.2-6508 Pertaining to transporting animals under certain conditions.
Making a false claim or receiving money on a false claim under § 3.2-6553 Pertaining to compensation for livestock and poultry killed by dogs.
Violation of § 3.2-6518 Pertaining to boarding establishments and groomers as defined in § 3.2-6500.

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