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File #: 23709    Version: 1 Name: dogs/cats
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 8/26/2011 In control: BOARD OF HEALTH FOR MADISON AND DANE COUNTY
On agenda: 9/6/2011 Final action: 9/20/2011
Enactment date: 9/29/2011 Enactment #: ORD-11-00129
Title: Amending Section 1.08(3)(a) of the Madison General Ordinances to establish bail deposit amounts for the third and fourth violations of permitting dogs and cats to run at large unless under control of a person.
Sponsors: Matthew J. Phair
Fiscal Note
A minor increase in General Fund revenues is anticipated.
Title
Amending Section 1.08(3)(a) of the Madison General Ordinances to establish bail deposit amounts for the third and fourth violations of permitting dogs and cats to run at large unless under control of a person.
Body
DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS:  This amendment will establish bail deposits for the third and fourth violations of permitting dogs and cats to run at large unless under control of a person.
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The Common Council of the City of Madison do hereby ordain as follows:
      Subdivision (a) of Subsection (3) entitled "Schedule of Deposits" of Section 1.08 entitled "Issuance of Citations for Violations of Certain Ordinances and Providing a Schedule of Cash Deposits" of the Madison General Ordinances is amended by amending therein the following:
      Offense                              Ord.No./ Adopted Statute No.            Deposit
"Dogs and cats not permitted to run at large                      23.32(1)                        $50, 1st
 unless under control of somea person.                                          $100, 2nd, sub.
                                                                        $200, 3rd
                                                                        $300, 4th & sub"
EDITOR'S NOTE:  New bail deposits must be approved by the Municipal Judge prior to adoption.  This deposit has been so approved.