Bill Status of HB3284 98th General Assembly
Short Description: CRIM CD-PUBLIC NUISANCE
Rep. Elgie R. Sims, Jr.
| 12/3/2014||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Criminal Code of 2012. Provides that any building used in animal fighting is a public nuisance and may be abated. Provides for the seizure and forfeiture of vessels, vehicles, and aircraft used with the knowledge and consent of the owner in the commission of animal fighting. Provides that in those cases the court may order the sheriff of the county in which the public nuisance occurred to padlock the property and impound any vessels, vehicles, or aircraft located on the property.