This section of Alaska laws concerns the disposition of surplus buffalo and musk oxen as well as the requirements for obtaining a permit for elephants. An elephant permit may be issued only to a person who intends to exhibit the animal commercially; possesses facilities to maintain the animal under positive control and humane conditions; and maintains personal injury and property damage insurance in an amount established by the commissioner.
CA - Elephant Abuse - § 596.5. Elephants; abusive behavior by owner or manager; misdemeanor
This Louisiana statute is aimed at eliminating the practice of selling retired zoo or circus animals to "canned hunt" facilities. It makes both the killing of a former zoo or circus animal for sport a crime as well as the sale or donation of such animal to any sport hunting entity. Violation of the act incurs a potential $500 fine and/or six months imprisonment.