Federal and State Laws
Ohio Revised Code Chapter 945 - Humane Slaughter Of Livestock
Section 945.01 - Humane Methods Of Slaughtering Livestock.
After July 1, 1967, no method of slaughtering livestock or handling in connection with the commercial slaughtering of livestock shall be utilized unless it...
Section 945.02 - Ritual Slaughter Exemption.
Nothing in section 945.01 of the Revised Code shall be construed to prohibit, abridge, or in any way hinder the religious freedom of any...
Section 945.03 - Inspection Of Establishments.
All establishments engaged in the operation of commercial slaughtering of livestock as set forth in section 945.01 of the Revised Code shall be open...
Section 945.99 - Penalty.
Whoever violates section 945.01 of the Revised Code shall be fined not more than one hundred dollars. Effective Date: 08-24-1965
Last modified: October 10, 2016