Human Services

CHAPTER 40-9.1
Equal Rights of Blind and Deaf Persons to Public Facilities

SECTION 40-9.1-2

§ 40-9.1-2. Personal assistance animals in public places.

Every disabled person has the right to be accompanied by a personal assistance animal, specially trained for that person in any housing accommodation or in any places listed in § 40-9.1-1(b) and (c) without being required to pay an extra charge for the personal assistance animal. Each disabled person using a personal assistance animal is solely liable for any damage done to persons, premises or facilities by the personal assistance animal.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1975, ch. 55, § 1; P.L. 1979, ch. 159, § 7; P.L. 1997, ch. 85, § 1.)