If any person holding captive cervids regulated under KRS 150.725 to 150.735 is determined in violation of a Kentucky statute or administrative regulation pertaining to the health requirements, eradication of diseases, importation, and identification of those cervids, then that person shall have sixty (60) days from when the violation was identified to come into compliance. During the sixty (60) day period, the cervids shall be subject to quarantine by the Kentucky Department of Agriculture. The permit holder may request an administrative hearing pursuant to KRS Chapter 13B within thirty (30) days of the notice of violation and may appeal the final decision to Franklin Circuit Court in accordance with KRS Chapter 13B. If a final determination upholds the Kentucky Department of Agriculture, the permit holder’s cervids may be disposed of by the department without compensation to the owner.
Effective: June 25, 2009

Terms Used In Kentucky Statutes 257.552

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Owner: means any person owning or leasing from another, or having in charge any domestic animal. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.

History: Created 2009 Ky. Acts ch. 62, sec. 7, effective June 25, 2009.