2017 Code of Alabama
Title 3 - ANIMALS.
Chapter 5 - STOCK LAWS.
- Section 3-5-1 - "Livestock" or "animal" defined.
- Section 3-5-2 - Permitting livestock or animals to run at large upon premises of another without permission or upon public lands, highways, etc., generally.
- Section 3-5-3 - Liability of owner for damages done by livestock or animals running at large; judgment lien upon animal or livestock causing damage.
- Section 3-5-4 - Taking up of livestock or animals running at large by highway patrol, etc.; notification of owner thereof generally.
- Section 3-5-5 - Recovery of livestock or animals by owner upon payment of fees, damages and costs of feeding animals; disposition of fees, damages, etc.
- Section 3-5-6 - Taking up of livestock or animals running uncontrolled on lands of another by owner, etc., of said lands; notification of owner of livestock or animals generally.
- Section 3-5-7 - Filing of statement where owner of livestock or animal taken up unknown, not resident of county, etc.
- Section 3-5-8 - Posting of notice as to taking, etc., and hearing thereupon; proceedings where owner appears and claims livestock or animal generally; proceedings and entry of judgment for sale where livestock or animal not claimed and adjudged to be unlawfully at large generally.
- Section 3-5-9 - Proceedings and entry of judgment discharging livestock or animal, etc., where same adjudged not unlawfully at large.
- Section 3-5-10 - Officer or person taking up livestock or animal entitled to possession thereof until judgment and costs of keeping and caring for livestock or animal paid.
- Section 3-5-11 - Refunding of counties or municipalities where livestock or animals kept and fed in county or municipal pounds.
- Section 3-5-12 - Proceedings for recovery of livestock or animal by owner; determination of validity of seizure, amount of damages, etc., where owner unknown, etc.; fees and costs of district court judge and officer making seizure; appeals from judgment of district court.
- Section 3-5-13 - Procedure for sale of livestock or animal when not reclaimed by owner, etc.; disposition of proceeds of sale.
- Section 3-5-14 - Authority of municipalities to adopt ordinances; municipal ordinances not repealed.
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