379. Control of zoonoses.

379.     Control of zoonoses.

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; and the Zoonotic Disease Eradication and Control (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/372, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

With a view to reducing the risk to human health from any disease1 of, or organism carried in, animals2 the appropriate authority3 may by order designate any such disease or organism which in its opinion constitutes such a risk4,