2006 Code of Virginia § 3.1-796.97 - (Effective until July 1, 2007) Evidence showing inoculation for rabies prerequisite to obtaining do...

3.1-796.97. (Effective until July 1, 2007) Evidence showing inoculation forrabies prerequisite to obtaining dog or cat license; rabies clinics.

No license tag shall be issued for any dog or cat unless there is presented,to the treasurer or other officer of the county or city charged by law withthe duty of issuing license tags for dogs and cats at the time applicationfor license is made, evidence satisfactory to him showing that such dog orcat has been inoculated or vaccinated against rabies by a currently licensedveterinarian or currently licensed veterinary technician who was under theimmediate and direct supervision of a licensed veterinarian on the premises.

Rabies clinics, approved by the appropriate health department and governingbody, shall be held at least once per year in each county in which thegoverning body finds that the number of resident veterinarians is otherwiseinadequate to meet the need.

(1984, c. 492, 29-213.67; 1987, c. 488; 1993, c. 817; 1996, c. 351.)

3.1-796.97. (Effective July 1, 2007) Evidence showing inoculation forrabies prerequisite to obtaining dog or cat license; rabies clinics.

No license tag shall be issued for any dog or cat unless there is presented,to the treasurer or other officer of the county or city, or other agentcharged by law with the duty of issuing license tags for dogs and cats,satisfactory evidence that such dog or cat has been inoculated or vaccinatedagainst rabies by a currently licensed veterinarian or currently licensedveterinary technician who was under the immediate and direct supervision of alicensed veterinarian on the premises.

Rabies clinics, approved by the appropriate health department and governingbody, shall be held at least once per year in each county in which thegoverning body finds that the number of resident veterinarians is otherwiseinadequate to meet the need.

(1984, c. 492, 29-213.67; 1987, c. 488; 1993, c. 817; 1996, c. 351; 2006,c. 836.)

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