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S.282

Introduced by   Senator Campbell of Windsor District

Referred to Committee on

Date:

Subject:  Motor vehicles; pick-up trucks; dogs

Statement of purpose:  This bill proposes to prohibit the transportation of unsecured dogs in the back of pick-up trucks.

AN ACT RELATING TO TRANSPORTING DOGS IN PICK-UP TRUCKS

It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:

Sec. 1.  23 V.S.A. § 1454a is added to read:

§ 1454a.  TRANSPORTING DOGS IN PICK-UP TRUCKS

A dog shall not be transported on a public highway in the rear portion of a pick-up truck unless it is secured in a cage or other container or otherwise secured in a manner which prevents the dog from being thrown, falling, or jumping from the vehicle.



Published by:

The Vermont General Assembly
115 State Street
Montpelier, Vermont


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