Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2019 Week 11 Hansard (Thursday, 26 September 2019) . . Page.. 4003 ..
Proposed new section 9 (1) (b)
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injury or pain
injury, pain or death
Proposed new section 9 (3), example 2
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Proposed new section 9 (4), new example
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locking an animal in a hot car
Proposed new section 15
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omit proposed new section 15, substitute
15 Transport of animals—generally
(1) A person commits an offence if the person transports an animal in a way that causes, or is likely to cause, the death of or unnecessary injury, pain or stress to the animal.
Maximum penalty: 100 penalty units, imprisonment for 1 year or both.
(2) In this section:
transport, an animal, includes—
(a) carry the animal in a moving vehicle by itself or with other animals; and
(b) confine the animal for the purpose of carrying the animal in a vehicle.
Proposed new clauses 18A and 18B
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18A Transport of dogs
Section 15A (1)
(1) A person commits an offence if—
(a) the person carries a dog in or on a moving vehicle on a road or road related area; and