DOG LAW OF 1919 (EXCERPT)
Act 339 of 1919
287.289b County animal control officers; employment standards.
(1) The board of county commissioners shall adopt minimum employment standards relative to the recruitment, selection and appointment of animal control officers. The minimum standards shall include:
(a) Requirements for physical, educational, mental and moral fitness.
(b) A minimum course of study of not less than 100 instructional hours as prescribed by the department of agriculture.
(2) Subdivision (b) shall not apply if the animal control officer is a police officer or has served at least 3 years as an animal control officer.
History: Add. 1972, Act 349, Imd. Eff. Jan. 9, 1973
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