Kansas Statutes Annotated
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Statute Number:21-6411
Chapter Title:CRIMES AND PUNISHMENTS
Article Title:CRIMES AGAINST THE PUBLIC MORALS
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Unlawful acts concerning animals; definitions.
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21-6411. Unlawful acts concerning animals; definitions. As used in K.S.A. 2011 Supp. 21-6412 through 21-6417, and amendments thereto:

(a) "Animal" means every living vertebrate except a human being;

(b) "farm animal" means an animal raised on a farm or ranch and used or intended for use as food or fiber;

(c) "retailer" means a person regularly engaged in the business of selling tangible personal property, services or entertainment for use or consumption and not for resale;

(d) "wild animal" means a living mammal or marsupial which is normally found in the wild state, but shall not include a farm animal; and

(e) "domestic pet" means any domesticated animal which is kept for pleasure rather than utility.

History: L. 2010, ch. 136, 222; July 1, 2011.



Date Composed: 01/19/2012 Date Modified: 01/19/2012

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