Code of Virginia

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Code of Virginia
Title 54.1. Professions and Occupations
Chapter 38. Veterinary Medicine

§ 54.1-3812.1. Reporting of animal cruelty.

Any person regulated by the Board who makes a report of suspected animal cruelty or who provides records or information related to a report of suspected cruelty or testifies in any judicial proceeding arising from such report, records, or information shall be immune from any civil or criminal liability or administrative penalty or sanction on account of such report, records, information, or testimony, unless such person acted in bad faith or with malicious purpose.

2010, c. 574; 2016, c. 100.

The chapters of the acts of assembly referenced in the historical citation at the end of this section may not constitute a comprehensive list of such chapters and may exclude chapters whose provisions have expired.