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Decree to regulate the commercial sale of animals.
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FAOLEX Id: LEX-FAOC014077
Countries: Norway
Regions: EUROPE;North-East Atlantic;Northern Europe;North Atlantic;North Sea
Date of original Text: 10/01/1985
Date of Consolidation: 09/01/2004
Implements: LEX-FAOC066883 Act No. 124 of 2003 relative to food production and food safety (Food Act). 26/03/2010
Implements: LEX-FAOC013943 Act No. 73 of 1974 relative to animal protection. 19/12/2003
Related Web Site: www.lovdata.no
Type of Text: Regulation
Abstract: This Decree provides for public control over the commercial sale of all animals so as to prevent spreading of infectious diseases. No sales operations may take place without a permit from the local Food Authority office. This office may establish such conditions as he deems necessary for the issuing of the permit. Premises used for commercial sales operations shall be approved by the office. In the case of violation of the provisions of the Act on Measures Against Animal Diseases or the Animal Protection Act, the office may withdraw the permit. The same official shall control the sale of animals and the observation of conditions set forth. (9 sections)
Comment: Consolidated version of Decree No. 17 of 1985 as amended last by Decree No. 71 of 2004.
Main subjects: Livestock