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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
 
Mayor Melvin Holden
222 Saint Louis St.
3rd Floor
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

(225) 389-5100 Office
(225) 389-5203 Fax
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. M-F
Melvin 'Kip' Holden,
Mayor-President
mayor@brgov.com
 
 
Metro Council
 
222 Saint Louis St.
Room 364
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

(225) 389-3123 Office
(225) 389-3127 Fax
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. M-F
Joe Greco,
Mayor Pro Tem
counciladmin@brgov.com
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District 01
  Wayne Carter
District 02
  Ulysses 'Bones' Addison
District 03
  Pat Culbertson
District 04
  Joe Greco, Mayor Pro-Tempore
District 05
  Charles Kelly
District 06
  Martha Jane Tassin
District 07
  Byron Sharper
District 08
  Mike Walker
District 09
  Darrell Ourso
District 10
  Lorri Burgess
District 11
  David Boneno
District 12
  Mickey Skyring
 
 
Animal Control Center
Hilton M. Cole,  Director
2680 Progress Rd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70807

(225) 774-7700 Office
(225) 774-7876 Fax
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.M-F
acc@brgov.com
 
 
 
 
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Amendment to Ordinance
 

ORDINANCE NO. ___________

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 23.18(c)(2) OF THE CEDAR RAPIDS MUNICIPAL CODE RELATING TO THE DISPOSITION OF VICIOUS ANIMALS.

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA AS FOLLOWS:

            Section 1.  Section 23.18 (c)(2) of the Cedar Rapids Municipal Code is hereby deleted and in its place the following new section 23.18(c)(2) is enacted in lieu thereof:

“2.  If the owner is found guilty of or pleads guilty to, owning, keeping or harboring a vicious animal, the owner is subject to all of the penalties set forth in section 364.22, Iowa Code (2007), which may include an order to abate the violation by having the animal humanely destroyed by the Director or a designee.”

            Section 2.   It is the intention of the Council that each section, paragraph, sentence, clause, and provision of this Ordinance is separable, and if any provision is held unconstitutional or invalid for any reason, such decision shall not affect the remainder of this Ordinance nor any part thereof other than that affected by such decision.

            Section 3.  That this Ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and publication as provided by law.

            Section 4.    That the changes as provided in this Ordinance shall be made a part of the replacement pages of the Municipal Code, City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and made a part of said Code as provided by law.

            Section 5.   That any person, firm or corporation violating any provision, section or paragraph of this ordinance shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof be subject to a fine of not more than $500.00 or be imprisoned for not more than 30 days.  That each day a violation occurs shall constitute a separate offense.


 

Additionally, violation of any provision, section, or paragraph of this ordinance constitutes a municipal infraction subject to all the penalties and other relief provisions as set forth in Iowa Code Section 364.22 (2007).

That likewise as part of the penalty provision of this Ordinance, Sections 1.06 and 1.12 of the Municipal Code, City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, are adopted, and shall apply to this Ordinance, and supersede the penalty clause as above provided when this Ordinance is incorporated into and made a part of the Municipal Code, City of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and such penalty clause is herewith adopted and made applicable to all violations of this Ordinance.

Introduced this 28th day of March 2007.

            Passed this _____ day of ______________, 2007.

 

 

                                                 _________________________________, Mayor

 

Attest:

 

__________________________________, City Clerk