Identification And Patch For Service Animal (Excerpt) Act 146 Of 2015

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Act 146 of 2015

***** THIS NEW SECTION IS EFFECTIVE JANUARY 18, 2016 ***** Voluntary identification and patch for service animal; development and availability; eligibility.Sec. 3.

(1) Subject to subsection (2), the department shall develop and make available upon request a voluntary identification and patch for a service animal for a person with a disability.

(2) To be eligible to receive the voluntary identification and patch described in subsection (1), the person seeking the materials shall provide all of the following:

(a) An affidavit signed by the person seeking the identification and patch attesting that the service animal for which the identification and patch are being sought has been trained to be a service animal for use by a person with a disability.

(b) Documentation from an appropriate health care or rehabilitation professional that the individual requires the assistance of a service animal due to a disability.

History: 2015, Act 146, Eff. Jan. 18, 2016

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