941.06 Enforcing authority.

(A) If any person has reason to suspect the existence of a dangerously contagious or infectious disease or a residue, he immediately shall give notice of that fact to the director of agriculture or to a licensed veterinarian.

(B) If a veterinarian receives notice of the existence or suspected existence of a dangerously contagious or infectious disease or a residue as provided in division (A) of this section, he immediately shall communicate that notice to the director.

(C) No person shall sell, attempt to sell, keep with intent to sell, or otherwise transfer to another person an animal that he knows, or has reason to know, is infected with or exposed to any dangerously contagious or infectious disease or is adulterated with a residue, except as otherwise provided in this chapter or rules adopted under it.

Cite as R.C. § 941.06

History. Effective Date: 06-20-1994