Animal Services Classification Committee
MMRB Liaison: Randy Ross
Board Type: Orange County
Ordinance No. 91-08, effective April 17, 1991, and Resolution No. 91-M-24, effective June 18, 1991. On September 26, 1995, the Board adopted Ordinance No. 95-32, which repealed Ordinance no. 91-08 effective October 5, 1996 and on January 30, 1996, adopted Resolution No. 96-M-10, which repealed Resolution No. 91-M-24 effective January 30, 1996.
Nine members appointed by the Board of County Commissioners which may include representatives of the following member types: K-9 handler (may be a member of law enforcement), veterinarian, Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Central Florida, Inc. (Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando), obedience trainer or handler, American Kennel Club, at large, and alternate.
Term Of Office:
Initial appointments were made for the remainder of calendar year 1991. Staggering of term begins January 1, 1992, by appointing 2 members for a term of 1 year, 2 members for a term of 2 years, and 3 members for a term of 3 years. All subsequent appointments shall be for a term of 2 years.
Powers and Duties:
Hears appeals of decisions made by the Animal Services Division Manager to classify a dog as "dangerous" or "potentially dangerous."
Meets as needed.
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Animal Services Division
Last Revised: 9/18/2019