Title 4
Animals and Animal Husbandry

Chapter 1.1
Unlawful Confinement of a Covered Animal

R.I. Gen. Laws 4-1.1-3



 4-1.1-3.  Unlawful confinement. [Effective until July 1, 2026.]

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a person is guilty of unlawful confinement of a sow or calf if the person is a farm owner or operator who knowingly tethers or confines any sow or calf in a manner that prevents such animal from turning around freely, lying down, standing up, or fully extending the animal's limbs.

History of Section.
P.L. 2012, ch. 275, 1; P.L. 2012, ch. 285, 1.