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Legal Statutes: Alaska

UPDATED September 14, 2017

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ARTICLE 7. DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

back to topSec. 18.65.590. Definitions

In AS 18.65.510--18.65.590,

(1) “domestic violence” has the meaning given in AS 18.66.990;

(2) “pet” means a vertebrate living creature maintained for companionship or pleasure, but does not include dogs primarily owned for participation in a generally accepted mushing or pulling contest or practice or animals primarily owned for participation in rodeos or stock contests.

SLA 1996, ch. 64, § 29. Amended by SLA 2016, ch. 60, § 14, eff. Jan. 17, 2017.