Report Title:

Animals; Rabbits and Belgian Hares

Description:

Allows spayed or neutered rabbits and Belgian hares to be on the ground.

THE SENATE

S.B. NO.

1620

TWENTY-SECOND LEGISLATURE, 2003

 

STATE OF HAWAII

 


 

A BILL FOR AN ACT

 

relating to animals.

 

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF HAWAII:

SECTION 1. Section 142-95, Hawaii Revised Statutes, is amended to read as follows:

"142-95 Rabbits, Belgian hares, to be kept off ground; penalty. Any person who breeds, raises, or keeps rabbits or Belgian hares shall keep them off the ground[.]; provided that any rabbit or Belgian hare that has been spayed or neutered may be allowed on the ground.

Any person who violates this section shall be fined not more than $100 or imprisoned not more than six months, or both."

SECTION 2. Statutory material to be repealed is bracketed and stricken. New statutory material is underscored.

SECTION 3. This Act shall take effect upon its approval.

INTRODUCED BY:

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