Full Statute Name:  Revised Statutes Annotated of the State of New Hampshire. Title I. The State and Its Government (Ch. 1 to 21-T). Chapter 21-P. Department of Safety. Homeland Security and Emergency Management.

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Primary Citation:  N.H. Rev. Stat. § 21-P:37-a Country of Origin:  United States Last Checked:  December, 2014 Alternate Citation:  NH ST § 21-P:37-a Date Adopted:  2006

In New Hampshire, state policy mandates that service animals and the people they serve be kept  together in cases of emergency. State emergency planning and training must take that requirement into account.

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In cases of emergency, it shall be the policy of the state that service animals shall not be separated from the persons they serve. Every effort shall be made to keep service animals and the persons they serve together, and all appropriate state emergency planning and state sponsored emergency training shall be based on such assumptions.


Source. 2006, 230:2, eff. July 31, 2006.


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