Recent Local Government Activity

County: Hillsborough

Date Created: 01/18/23
Last updated:02/01/23

Hillsborough County, FL to Consider Proposed Ordinance Regulating the Sale of Rabbits
The Commission Conduct a Public Hearing on February 1, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. to consider an amendment to Hillsborough County Code of Ordinances, Part A, Chapter 6, Article II (Ordinance 00-26, as amended), pertaining to Animal Control, banning the retail sale of rabbits from commercial establishments and certain public places and providing for certain agricultural and other exemptions, and penalties. There is no significant financial impact to the County, and any directly related expenses can be absorbed within departments' currently approved operating budgets. (Related to Item B-2)

Issue History

02/01/23  The Commission will hold a public hearing at the 2/01/23 meeting.

01/18/23  The Commission will consider approving the ordinance at the 1/19/23 meeting.

Related Documents

2/01/23 Background
2/01/23 Meeting Agenda
1/19/23 Background
1/19/23 Meeting Agenda

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