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The 2008 Florida Statutes

Title XXXV
Chapter 585
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Chapter 585, Part II, Florida Statutes 2008



585.01  Definitions.

585.08  General powers of the department; rules.

585.09  Procedure for condemnation of animals and property by department.

585.11  Cooperation with United States authorities and United States Department of Agriculture accredited private veterinarians.

585.14  Information concerning animal diseases.

585.145  Control of animal diseases.

585.147  Permit for transporting or hauling certain animals or animal products; vehicle and container requirements.

585.15  Dangerous transmissible disease or pest a public nuisance.

585.155  Whole-herd and calf vaccination.

585.16  Powers of division in connection with certain diseases.

585.17  Care of animals with transmissible diseases and liability therefor.

585.18  Duty to report diseased animals.

585.19  Duty of practitioners of veterinary medicine and owners of animals to report dangerous transmissible diseases or pests; penalty.

585.20  Injection of pathogenic organisms into animals.

585.21  Sale of biological products.

585.22  Public notice of general quarantines.

585.23  Owners of animals and premises under quarantine to comply with rules.

585.38  Injuring property used in the eradication of diseases of animals, etc.

585.40  Violation of quarantine regulations.

585.45  Right to declaratory judgment.

585.48  Policy and purpose of ss. 585.50-585.59.

585.50  Garbage feeding prohibited unless sterilized.

585.51  Permitting of feeders of garbage.

585.52  Requirement regarding the collection, transportation, and distribution of garbage.

585.53  Permit revocation.

585.59  Penalties for violation.

585.61  Animal disease diagnostic laboratories.

585.671  Control and eradication of equine infectious anemia and equine piroplasmosis.

585.68  Animals suspected of harboring biological or chemical residues; inspection, testing, and restriction of premises and animals; notice to owners.