202. The Committee for the Protection of Animals Used for Scientific Purposes.

202.     The Committee for the Protection of Animals Used for Scientific Purposes.

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.

The Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 makes provision for the appointment of a Committee for the Protection of Animals Used for Scientific Purposes1 with the duty of advising the appropriate authority2 and the Animal Welfare and Ethical Review Bodies3 on such matters relating to the acquisition, breeding, accommodation, care