HB1273: Hunting with dogs; dogs to wear tags.


VIRGINIA ACTS OF ASSEMBLY -- CHAPTER
An Act to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 29.1-516.2, relating to hunting with dogs; dogs to wear tags.
[H 1273]
Approved

 

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding a section numbered 29.1-516.2 as follows:

§ 29.1-516.2. Hunting with dogs; dogs to wear tags.

Any person engaged in lawful hunting with a dog shall ensure that the dog has a tag identifying the name of the owner or custodian and a current phone number. The tag shall be securely fastened to a substantial collar by the owner or custodian and worn by such dog.

HOUSE BILL NO. 1273

Offered January 20, 2022
A BILL to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 29.1-516.2, relating to hunting with dogs; dogs to wear tags.
Patron-- Wright

Committee Referral Pending

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That the Code of Virginia is amended by adding a section numbered 29.1-516.2 as follows:

§ 29.1-516.2. Hunting with dogs; dogs to wear tags.

Any person engaged in lawful hunting with a dog shall ensure that the dog has a tag identifying the name of the owner or custodian and a current phone number. The tag shall be securely fastened to a substantial collar by the owner or custodian and worn by such dog.