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Florida Senate - 2010 SB 1276


By Senator Hill

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CODING: Words in red are deletions; words underlined are additions.

1 A bill to be entitled

2 An act relating to dangerous dogs; amending s. 767.14,

3 F.S.; eliminating the prohibition of breed-specific

4 local government regulation of dangerous dogs;

5 providing an effective date.


7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:


9 Section 1. Section 767.14, Florida Statutes, is amended to

10 read:

11 767.14 Additional local restrictions authorized.—Nothing in

12 this act shall limit any local government from placing further

13 restrictions or additional requirements on owners of dangerous

14 dogs or developing procedures and criteria for the

15 implementation of this act, provided that no such regulation is

16 specific to breed and that the provisions of this act are not

17 lessened by such additional regulations or requirements. This

18 section shall not apply to any local ordinance adopted prior to

19 October 1, 1990.

20 Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2010.

Note: The words in red were removed as part of this Senate Bill.



Text Box: Taken from the F A C A ’s own website:  ………The Florida Animal Control Association is opposed to the keeping and sale  of exotic animals and wildlife as pets…………
At their upcoming  2010 Conference, HSUS is listed as a speaker. It also states that PETA will have a part on the agenda.

This is in regards to FWC’s
Class I,II,III  License holders. 

 In most cases Exotic Birds are listed as “Exotic Animals”

Updated 4/21/2010

Text Box: Florida Counties want to take CONTROL of your Exotic Animals!

"One of the greatest delusions of the world is the HOPE that the EVILS of this world are to be CURED BY LEGISLATION."

Thomas B. Reed 1886