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Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Mandate 1362

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Rabid animals; quarantine; access by Department of Health.
Purpose of legislation
Requires any person who confines a dog or cat for active signs of rabies or suspected rabies, and any person who confines any other suspected rabid animal that may have exposed a person, to allow the local health director or his designee access to the animal during its confinement.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 121 (2023)
VAC chapters to be amended
12 vac 5 - 105 : Rabies Regulations
Associated Regulatory Actions No regulatory action has been filed.
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