Dangerous and vicious dogs; civil liability, knowledge of propensity not required. (HB467)

Introduced By

Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Dangerous and vicious dogs; civil liability; knowledge of propensity not required. Provides that a dog owner may be civilly liable for a bite or attack by his dog regardless of whether he knew or should have known of such dog's propensity for vicious, dangerous, or otherwise aggressive behavior. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2022Committee
01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100645D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/24/2022Assigned ACNR sub: Agriculture
01/26/2022Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (10-Y 0-N)
02/15/2022Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

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