402. Bluetongue.

(vi)     Bluetongue

402.     Bluetongue.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Exotic Diseases in Animals (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/371, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

Provision is made for the control and eradication of bluetongue1. In particular, provision is made:

(1)     for licensing2;

(2)     for the initial requirements where an animal or carcase is known or suspected to be infected with bluetongue, and, in particular, for the reporting of symptoms3;

(3)     for the