ARTICLE VI


REPTILES



EDITORIAL NOTE: Former Section 4-200.00 Poisonous Reptiles, Police Jury District 5, replaced under the authority of Ord. C.S. No.03-0743, adopted 9/4/2003. Poisonous reptiles included within Article V of this Chapter by virtue of Ord. C.S. NO. 03-0689, adopted 06/05/2003

SEC.

4-200.00 Feeding Alligators Prohibited


    a) It shall be unlawful for any person to feed an alligator within 500 feet of a residence.

    b) For purposes of this section, a “residence” shall mean a structure used as a dwelling place or abode, and shall also include camps which are inhabited on an occasional basis.

    c) Exempt from this section are duly authorized personnel of local, state and federal wildlife agencies, licensed alligator farmers and licensed alligator exhibits.

    d) Any violation of this section shall constitute a misdemeanor and shall be punishable by a fine of not less than Three Hundred Dollars ($300.00) and not more than Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) or a term of imprisonment of up to thirty (30) days in the Parish Jail, or both. Each day that a violation shall continue shall constitute a separate offense.

    e) Enforcement of this section shall be by the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff, duly authorized agents of Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries and the U.S. Department of Fish and Wildlife.
(Ord. C.S. 03-0743, adopted 09/04/2003)

                

ARTICLE VII

ANIMAL CONTROL DISTRICTS

SEC. 4-300.00 through 4-300.09 Repealed


    Authorized by LSA R.S. 33:9501-9507, Animal Control District No. 1 and Animal Control District No. 2 in St. Tammany Parish, were repealed by Ord. No. 00-0157.(Ord. No. 94-1994, adopted 06/16/94; amended by Ord. No. 94-2055, adopted 08/18/94; amended by Ord. No. 00-0157, adopted 06/01/2000)

ST. TAMMANY PARISH
CODE OF ORDINANCES