189. Project licence conditions.

189.     Project licence conditions.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/72, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

Provision is made for conditions that must be included in a project licence granted under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 19861. A project licence must include the following conditions:

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    (1)     a condition requiring the holder to ensure that the specified programme of work does not involve the application of any regulated procedure2 to which there is a scientifically satisfactory alternative method or testing strategy not entailing the use of a protected animal3;

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    (2)     a condition requiring the holder to ensure that the regulated procedures applied as part of the specified programme of work are those which