Search, Seizure, Impounding, And Enforcement.

This is Article 8 of the Code of Virginia, titled “Search, Seizure, Impounding, And Enforcement..” It is part of Title 3.2, titled “Agriculture, Animal Care, And Food.” It is part of Subtitle V, titled “Domestic Animals.” It is part of Chapter 65, titled “Comprehensive Animal Care.” It’s comprised of the following 6 sections.

§ 3.2-6564
Complaint of suspected violation; investigation
§ 3.2-6565
Impoundment; expenses; lien; disposition of animal
§ 3.2-6566
Preventing cruelty to animals; interference; penalty
§ 3.2-6567
Enforcement authority
§ 3.2-6568
Power of search for violations of statutes against cruelty to animals
§ 3.2-6569
Seizure and impoundment of animals; notice and hearing; disposition of animal; disposition of proceeds upon sale