399. General provision as to foot-and-mouth disease.

399.     General provision as to foot-and-mouth disease.

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.

Detailed provision has been made governing the action to be taken to prevent or control the spread of foot-and-mouth disease1. Provision is made in detail as to notification, suspicion and investigation of the disease2, and as to measures following confirmation of the disease3. Many activities are prohibited in such cases, or may