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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2019 Week 11 Hansard (Thursday, 26 September 2019) . . Page.. 4003 ..


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Clause 11

Proposed new section 9 (1) (b)

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omit

injury or pain

substitute

injury, pain or death

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Clause 11

Proposed new section 9 (3), example 2

Page 12, line 4—

omit

wild

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Clause 11

Proposed new section 9 (4), new example

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insert

Example

locking an animal in a hot car

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Clause 18

Proposed new section 15

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omit proposed new section 15, substitute

15Transport 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.

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Proposed new clauses 18A and 18B

Page 17, line 11—

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18ATransport of dogs

Section 15A (1)

substitute

(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


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