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40-1-24 Authority of officer or agent to control dangerous animal--Seizure, impoundment, or euthan...
     40-1-24.   Authority of officer or agent to control dangerous animal--Seizure, impoundment, or euthanasia authorized. Any peace officer, officer or agent of a humane society, or agent of the board may use all necessary means to control a dangerous animal so as not to immediately jeopardize the health or safety of themselves or others. Any officer or agent of a humane society, agent of the board, or peace officer may enter, search, and investigate premises, take testimony from owner and witnesses and seize, impound, or euthanize a dangerous animal.

Source: SL 1991, ch 331, § 8.


Chapter 40-1

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