Background: ORS 609.415 was changed by Oregon Laws 2019, Chapter 557. The enforcing agency for animal rescue entities was changed from authorizing the county animal control officer from doing inspections of the animal rescue facilities and now gives that authority to the State Veterinarian. Ordinance 51.08 will revise the Klamath County Code, Chapter 403 to reflect that change. The final Ordinance is attached.
Recommended Motion: Hold the second and final hearing for discussion and the taking of public testimony (if any) on the final Ordinance. Fiscal impact: Publication costs to the Herald and News for the hearings - $142.96.
Recommended Motion: Adopt and sign attached Ordinance 51.08. Fiscal impact: None.