Animal protective orders and wireless service providers

S.E.A. 323, P.L. 112
Effective: July 1, 2017

Allows a court to grant an order of protection to: (1) grant possession and care of an animal to a petitioner; (2) prohibit a respondent from taking action against the animal; and (3) direct a law enforcement officer to accompany the petitioner to retrieve the animal.

Allows a court to include the transfer of wireless telephone numbers and accounts as part of an order for protection.

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