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Title XXXVIII CRIMES AND PUNISHMENT; PEACE OFFICERS AND PUBLIC DEFENDERS

Chapter 578

Effective - 01 Jan 2017, 2 histories, see footnote bottom

  578.614.  Violations, penalty — exceptions. — 1.  Subject to subsection 2 of this section, any person who violates sections 578.600 to 578.624 is guilty of a class A misdemeanor.  Any person who fails to obtain a permit as required by sections 578.600 to 578.624 is guilty of a class A misdemeanor.  Any person who intentionally releases a large carnivore except to the care, custody, and control of another person is guilty of a class E felony.  In addition, a person who violates sections 578.600 to 578.624 may be punished by one or more of the following:

  (1)  Community service work for not more than five hundred hours;

  (2)  The loss of privileges to own or possess any animal.

  2.  Subsection 1 of this section does not apply to a law enforcement officer, animal control officer, qualified veterinarian, or department of agriculture employee with respect to the performance of the duties of a law enforcement officer, animal control officer, qualified veterinarian, or department of agriculture employee under sections 578.600 to 578.624.

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(L. 2010 S.B. 795, A.L. 2014 S.B. 491)

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