Full Statute Name:  Baldwin's Ohio Revised Code Annotated. Title VII. Municipal Corporations. Chapter 715. General Powers. Streets and Parks. 715.23 Impounding animals

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Primary Citation:  R.C. § 715.23 Country of Origin:  United States Last Checked:  December, 2014 Alternate Citation:  OH ST § 715.23 Date Adopted:  1953
Summary:

This Ohio statute empowers municipal corporations to regulate, restrain, or prohibit the running at large of cattle, horses, swine, sheep, goats, geese, chickens, or other fowl or animals (except as otherwise provided for dogs), impound and hold these animals, and authorize the sale of the animals for the penalty imposed.

Statute Text: 

Except as otherwise provided in section 955.221 of the Revised Code regarding dogs, a municipal corporation may regulate, restrain, or prohibit the running at large, within the municipal corporation, of cattle, horses, swine, sheep, goats, geese, chickens, or other fowl or animals, impound and hold the fowl or animals, and, on notice to the owners, authorize the sale of the fowl or animals for the penalty imposed by any ordinance, and the cost and expenses of the proceedings.

CREDIT(S)

(1987 H 352, eff. 7-10-87; 1953 H 1; GC 3633)


 

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