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Title: 4 - AGRICULTURE AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS
Chapter: 22 -
4:22-11.1: Definitions relative to prevention of cruelty to animals.
4:22-11.2: N.J.S.P.C.A continued to coordinate function of county societies.
4:22-11.3: Establishment of bylaws, standards, guidelines.
4:22-11.4: Duties, responsibilities of board of trustees.
4:22-11.5: Fees for chartering county societies.
4:22-11.6: Continuation of existing county societies.
4:22-11.7: Duties, responsibilities of county society.
4:22-11.8: Completion of training courses by officers, agents.
4:22-11.9: Certain persons ineligible for service; criminal history record background check.
4:22-11.10: Application for commission as humane law enforcement officer.
4:22-11.11: Training course for animal protection law enforcement.
4:22-11.12: Effort to assist humane law enforcement officers, agents by governmental entities.
4:22-11.13: Annual audit of societies.
4:22-12: Use of badge by nonmember; petty disorderly persons offense
4:22-13: Right to amend charter to include enumerated powers and purposes.
4:22-16: Permitted activities
4:22-16.1: Adoption of standards, rules, regulations for treatment of domestic livestock
4:22-17: Cruelty; disorderly persons offense; certain acts, crimes; degrees.
4:22-17.1: Definitions relative to care, tethering of certain animals.
4:22-17.2: Unlawful treatment of certain animals.
4:22-17.3: Unlawful to cruelly restrain a dog.
4:22-17.4: Unlawful confinement of certain animals.
4:22-17.5: Proper shelter for certain animals.
4:22-17.6: Responsibilities of DOH, municipality.
4:22-17.7: Violations, remedies, required actions.
4:22-17.8: Violations, penalties for failure to provide necessary care.
4:22-17.9: Construction, application of act.
4:22-18: Carrying animal in cruel, inhumane manner; disorderly persons offense
4:22-19: Failure to care for, destruction of impounded animals; penalties; collection
4:22-19.1: Chamber or device to induce hypoxia; dismantlement and removal
4:22-19.2: Dismantlement and removal of decompression chamber or device; offense
4:22-19.3: Neuromuscular blocking agents prohibited
4:22-20: Abandoning disabled animal to die in public place; disorderly persons offense
4:22-21: Offering for sale horse unfit for work; disorderly persons.
4:22-22: Offering diseased animal for sale; crime of fourth degree
4:22-23: Use of bird as target; disorderly persons offense, $25 fine.
4:22-24: Animal fighting crimes
4:22-25.1: Motorist hitting domestic animal to stop; report
4:22-25.2: Violations; petty disorderly persons offense
4:22-25.3: Sale, barter of products made from dog or cat fur; prohibited
4:22-25.4: Sale, barter of dog or cat flesh or products for human consumption; disorderly persons offense
4:22-25.5: Slaughter, transport of horses for human consumption; disorderly persons offense.
4:22-26: Penalties for various acts constituting cruelty.
4:22-26.1: Confiscation, forfeiture of animal
4:22-28: Civil, criminal actions separate.
4:22-29: Jurisdiction for action for penalty.
4:22-32: Enforcement and collection of penalties; warrant.
4:22-33: Security for appearance where defendant nonresident or desires continuance
4:22-44: Arrests with, without warrant.
4:22-45: Notice to State, district society of arrest; exceptions.
4:22-46: Search warrants; issuance
4:22-47: Warrentless arrest for fighting or baiting offenses.
4:22-48: Forfeiture, sale of seized animals
4:22-48.1: Owner to bear expenses
4:22-48.2: Owner of confiscated animal responsible for certain costs
4:22-50: Care of animal when person in charge arrested
4:22-50.1: Petition for animal pound receivership
4:22-50.2: Appointment; notice, hearing
4:22-50.3: Powers of receiver; compensation
4:22-50.4: Presentation, settlement of accounts
4:22-50.5: Termination of receivership
4:22-50.6: Pounds subject to act
4:22-51: Supplying necessary food to animals impounded by another
4:22-52: Seizure and sale of vehicle transporting animals in cruel manner
4:22-53: Sale of animals abandoned in disabled condition
4:22-54: Destruction of animals found in disabled condition
4:22-55: Payment, disposition of fines, penalties, moneys, imposed and collected.
4:22-56: SPCA, municipality, county, animal control officer not liable for the other.
4:22-57: Notice to commissioner of persons ineligible to be certified animal control officers.
4:22-58: Definitions relative to use of animals in product testing.
4:22-59: Animal testing prohibited under certain circumstances.
4:22-60: Exclusive remedy for enforcement.