113. Control of spread of pests.

113.     Control of spread of pests.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Plant Health (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020, SI 2020/1482; the Plant Health (Amendment etc) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020, SI 2020/1628; and the Plant Health (Amendment) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2021, SI 2021/239, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

A competent authority1 may make such orders as it thinks expedient or called for by any EU obligation2 for preventing the spread of pests3 in Great Britain or the conveyance of pests