941.05 Inspections - authority and enforcement.

(A) No owner or bailee of the premises or means of conveyance on which an animal is contained, shall fail to provide all reasonable assistance to a person authorized under section 941.04 of the Revised Code, if that person requests to make an inspection of such premises or means of conveyance.

(B) During any inspection by an authorized person, no person shall conceal or attempt to conceal any animal on the premises or means of conveyance on which such authorized person is conducting his inspection.

(C) Any law enforcement officer of the state or a political division thereof shall, within such officer's area of jurisdiction, assist any authorized person in the enforcement of Chapter 941. of the Revised Code when requested to do so by the director of agriculture.

Effective Date: 01-01-1974