HB 203

Sponsor
Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Chilton Co., dangerous dogs, procedures for declaring dog dangerous in unincorporated areas of county, registration requirement, criminal penalties, const. amend.
Description

This bill would propose a local constitutional amendment relating to Chilton County, to allow the Legislature, by local law, to establish a procedure by which a dog can be declared dangerous and be humanely destroyed and to impose criminal penalties on the owners of a dog declared to be dangerous

Relating to Chilton County; to propose a local constitutional amendment to allow the Legislature, by local law, to establish a procedure by which a dog can be declared dangerous and be humanely destroyed and to impose criminal penalties on the owners of a dog declared to be dangerous.

Subjects
Constitutional Amendments
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This bill would propose a local constitutional amendment relating to Chilton County, to allow the Legislature, by local law, to establish a procedure by which a dog can be declared dangerous and be humanely destroyed and to impose criminal penalties on the owners of a dog declared to be dangerous

Relating to Chilton County; to propose a local constitutional amendment to allow the Legislature, by local law, to establish a procedure by which a dog can be declared dangerous and be humanely destroyed and to impose criminal penalties on the owners of a dog declared to be dangerous.

Section 1

The following amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, is proposed and shall become valid as a part of the Constitution when all requirements of this act are fulfilled: PROPOSED AMENDMENT The Legislature, by local law applicable to those areas of Chilton County outside the corporate limits of any municipality, may establish a procedure by which a dog can be declared dangerous and be humanely destroyed and impose criminal penalties on the owners of a dog declared to be dangerous.

Section 2

An election upon the proposed amendment shall be held in accordance with Sections 284 and 284.01 of the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, now appearing as Section 284 and Section 284.01 of the Official Recompilation of the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended, and the election laws of this state.

Section 3

The appropriate election official shall assign a ballot number for the proposed constitutional amendment on the election ballot and shall set forth the following description of the substance or subject matter of the proposed constitutional amendment:

Relating to Chilton County; proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, for those areas of Chilton County outside the corporate limits of any municipality, to authorize the Legislature to establish a procedure by which a dog can be declared dangerous and to provide for a penalty.

Proposed by Act _________." This description shall be followed by the following language:

Yes ( ) No ( )."

No articles found.
Action Date Chamber Action
March 8, 2018HAssigned Act No. 2018-184.
March 8, 2018HDelivered to Secretary of State at 1:42 p.m. on March 8, 2018.
March 8, 2018HClerk of the House Certification
March 8, 2018SSignature Requested
March 8, 2018HEnrolled
March 8, 2018HPassed Second House
March 8, 2018SWard motion to adopt Local Application Resolution adopted Roll Call 676
March 8, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 675
March 8, 2018SThird Reading Passed
March 6, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
January 25, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Local Legislation
January 25, 2018HMartin motion to Local Application adopted Roll Call 93
January 25, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 92
January 25, 2018HThird Reading Passed
January 23, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
January 16, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Local Legislation
2018-03-08
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-03-08
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-01-25
Chamber: House
Result: Failed
2018-01-25
Chamber: House
Result: Passed