167. Functions of the Welsh Ministers.

167.     Functions of the Welsh Ministers.

The Welsh Ministers1 may do anything that they consider appropriate to further the objectives2 of the Red Meat Industry (Wales) Measure 20103.

For the purpose of furthering the objectives, the Welsh Ministers may, among other things, establish a reserve fund4.

They may also exercise any of the following functions in relation to the red meat industry5:


    (1)     promoting or undertaking scientific research6;


    (2)     promoting or undertaking inquiry into:


      (a)     materials and equipment, and


      (b)     methods of production, management and use of labour7;


    (3)     promoting or undertaking inquiry under head (2) includes promoting or