Full Statute Name:  Massachusetts General Laws Annotated. PART I. ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT. TITLE XX. PUBLIC SAFETY AND GOOD ORDER. CHAPTER 140. LICENSES. DOGS. § 173. Ordinances and by-laws relating to dogs

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Primary Citation:  M.G.L.A. 140 § 173 Country of Origin:  United States Last Checked:  December, 2018 Alternate Citation:  MA ST 140 § 173 Date Adopted:  1824
Summary:

This Massachusetts statute provides that a town may make additional ordinances or by-laws relative to the licensing and restraining of dogs.

A city or town may make additional ordinances or by-laws relative to the licensing and control of animals not inconsistent with sections 136A to 174F, inclusive.

Credits

Amended by St.1992, c. 133, § 496; St.2012, c. 193, § 43, eff. Oct. 31, 2012; St.2018, c. 219, § 13, eff. Nov. 7, 2018.


 
  

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