SENATE
HOUSE
JOINT
BILL STATUS
STATE LAW
REPORTS
EDUCATIONAL
CONTACT
home
home
Introduced Version Senate Bill 359 History

OTHER VERSIONS  -  Enrolled Version - Final Version  |     |  Email
Key: Green = existing Code. Red = new code to be enacted

WEST virginia legislature

2021 regular session

Introduced

Senate Bill 359

By Senators Sypolt, Stollings, Woodrum, Nelson, Baldwin, and Roberts

[Introduced February 18, 2021; referred
to the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development]

A BILL to amend the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, by adding thereto a new section, designated §17C-4-17, relating to law enforcement making reasonable attempt to contact landowner when an accident occurs that damages a fence that could contain livestock.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of West Virginia:


ARTICLE 4. ACCIDENTS.


§17C-4-17.  Notification of landowner when accident damages livestock fence.

Whenever a member of the West Virginia State Police, Natural Resources police officer, a member of a county sheriff's department, or a municipal police officer, in the regular course of their duties, reports on a crash that causes damage to any fence that could contain livestock, that officer must make a reasonable attempt following the accident to contact the landowner that owns the fence.

This Web site is maintained by the West Virginia Legislature's Office of Reference & Information.  |  Terms of Use  |   Email WebmasterWebmaster   |   © 2023 West Virginia Legislature ****


X

Print On Demand

Name:
Email:
Phone:

Print