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Section 777.16b

Act 175 of 1927

777.16b MCL 750.49(2)(a) to (d) to 750.68; felonies to which chapter applicable.

Sec. 16b.

This chapter applies to the following felonies enumerated in chapter 750 of the Michigan Compiled Laws:

M.C.L. Category Class Description Stat Max
750.49(2)(a) to (d) Pub ord F Fighting animals or providing facilities for animal fights 4
750.49(2)(e) Pub ord F Organizing or promoting animal fights 4
750.49(2)(f) Pub ord H Attending animal fight 4
750.49(2)(g) Pub ord F Breeding or selling fighting animals 4
750.49(2)(h) Pub ord F Selling or possessing equipment for animal fights 4
750.49(8) Person A Inciting fighting animal resulting in death Life
750.49(9) Person F Inciting fighting animal to attack 4
750.49(10) Person D Fighting animal attacking without provocation and death resulting 15
750.50(4)(c) Pub ord G Animal neglect or cruelty involving 4 or more animals but fewer than 10 animals or with 1 prior conviction 2
750.50(4)(d) Pub ord F Animal neglect or cruelty involving 10 or more animals or with 2 or more prior convictions 4
750.50b(3) Property F Killing or torturing animals 4
750.50c(5) Pub ord E Killing or causing serious physical harm to law enforcement animal or search and rescue dog 5
750.50c(7) Pub saf H Harassing or causing harm to law enforcement animal or search and rescue dog while committing crime 2
750.68 Property G Changing brands with intent to steal 4

History: Add. 1998, Act 317, Eff. Dec. 15, 1998 ;-- Am. 2000, Act 279, Eff. Oct. 1, 2000 ;-- Am. 2006, Act 518, Imd. Eff. Dec. 29, 2006 ;-- Am. 2007, Act 151, Eff. Apr. 1, 2008 ;-- Am. 2008, Act 562, Imd. Eff. Jan. 16, 2009

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