Texas Agriculture Code - Section 161.1405. Refusal To Provide Access To Animal
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Section: 161.134 161.135 161.136 161.137 161.138 161.139 161.140 161.1405 161.141 161.142 161.143 161.145 161.146 161.147 161.148
§ 161.1405. REFUSAL TO PROVIDE ACCESS TO ANIMAL. (a) A
person who is the owner or caretaker of livestock, exotic
livestock, fowl, or exotic fowl commits an offense if the person
knowingly refuses to gather the animals for testing,
identification, inspection, or another procedure required by
(b) An offense under this section is a Class C misdemeanor
unless it is shown on the trial of the offense that the defendant
has been previously convicted under this section, in which event
the offense is a Class B misdemeanor.
(c) A person commits a separate offense on each day of
refusal under Subsection (a) of this section.
Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 31, § 3, eff. April 27, 1995.
Last modified: August 11, 2007