This unneeded bill was introduced by CA Asm. Lori Wilson. (Why, Lori?)
Latest Bill Text - it is no longer active
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:SECTION 1. Chapter 6.4 (commencing with Section 51045) is added to Part 1 of Division 1 of Title 5 of the Government Code, to read:
CHAPTER 6.4. Disposal of Animal Excrement
(a) Notwithstanding any other law, a local agency may adopt an ordinance requiring the owner of, or person otherwise responsible for, an animal to collect and dispose of any animal excrement deposited by that animal on public or private property.
(b) Under the general police powers afforded to local governments under Section 7 of Article XI of the California Constitution, this section is declaratory of existing law.
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