Natural Resources and Environmental Stewardship

Oregon Changes to Animal Abuse, Neglect, and Assault Law Initiative (2022)

The Oregon Changes to Animal Abuse, Neglect and Assault Law Initiative may appear on the ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute on November 8, 2022. ORS 167.320 is an amendment to 167.315 The initiative would make the following changes to Oregon law concerning animal abuse, neglect, and assault:[1][2] adds an exception for actions against an animal that are “necessary to defend him

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Oregon Changes to Animal Abuse, Neglect, and Assault Law Initiative (2022)

The Oregon Changes to Animal Abuse, Neglect and Assault Law Initiative may appear on the ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute on November 8, 2022. ORS 167.320 is an amendment to 167.315 The initiative would make the following changes to Oregon law concerning animal abuse, neglect, and assault:[1][2] adds an exception for actions against an animal that are “necessary to defend him

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