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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
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.
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