403. Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies.

(vii)     Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies

403.     Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Rural Affairs (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Wales) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/737; and the Animal Health, Plant Health, Seeds and Seed Potatoes (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/809, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

Provision is made for the administration and enforcement of European legislation1 in relation to certain transmissible spongiform encephalopathies ('TSE')2. The Secretary of State must be notified of any animal suspected of being infected with a TSE3.

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