120. Prevention of importation and keeping of destructive animals.

(iii)     Destructive Imported Animals and Species

120.     Prevention of importation and keeping of destructive animals.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Invasive Non-native Species (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/223, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

If at any time the Secretary of State is, or the Welsh Ministers1 are, satisfied with respect to animals of any non-indigenous mammalian species2 that by reason of their destructive habits it is desirable to prohibit or control their importation3 or keeping, and to destroy any which