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§ 499.8. Adoption standards

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 4. Animals

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 4. Animals (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 14A. Dog and Cat Sterilization Act
4 Okl.St.Ann. § 499.8
§ 499.8. Adoption standards
Subject to the provisions and purposes of the Dog and Cat Sterilization Act and laws of the State of Oklahoma, releasing agencies may establish adoption standards for pets in their care; provided, however, that in the case of public facilities said standards must be reasonably related to the prevention of cruelty to animals, the responsible management of dogs and cats in the interest of preserving public health and welfare, and shall be applied in a fair and equal manner to all potential adopters.


Laws 1986, c. 204, § 9, eff. Nov. 1, 1986.
4 Okl. St. Ann. § 499.8, OK ST T. 4 § 499.8
Current with legislation of the First Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2023) and the First Extraordinary Session of the 59th Legislature (2023). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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