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2021 Georgia Code
Title 4 - Animals
Chapter 8 - Dogs
Article 2 - Responsible Dog Ownership
§ 4-8-26. Euthanasia for Dogs With Repeat Offenses
Universal Citation: GA Code § 4-8-26 (2021)
A dog that is found, after notice and opportunity for hearing as provided by Code Section 4-8-23, to have caused a serious injury to a human on more than one occasion shall be euthanized; provided, however, that no injury occurring before July 1, 2012, shall count for purposes of this Code section.
(Code 1981, §4-8-26, enacted by Ga. L. 2012, p. 1290, § 4/HB 685.)Code Commission notes.
- Pursuant to Code Section 28-9-5, in 2012, "this Code section" was substituted for "this subsection" at the end of the Code section.Law reviews.
- For article on the 2012 amendment of this Code section, see 29 Ga. St. U.L. Rev. 180 (2012).
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