420. Slaughter of animals.

(xi)     Slaughter of Animals

420.     Slaughter of animals.

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.

The appropriate authority must cause to be slaughtered1 all animals2 affected with cattle plague3 and all cattle4 affected with pleuro-pneumonia5. A local authority must cause to be slaughtered every animal within its district which is affected