159. Artificial breeding of livestock.

The Secretary of State and the Welsh Ministers1 may make regulations2 controlling the practice of artificial breeding, including artificial insemination and transfer of ova or embryos, of livestock3. For the purpose of controlling the use for artificial breeding of any specified kind of livestock or of semen, ova or embryos of livestock, regulations may prohibit the carrying on of any specified activity in connection with livestock except under the authority of a licence or approval issued under the regulations4, and may also prohibit the importation of semen, ova or embryos of any specified kind of livestock except under the