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Act amending Act on the protection of animals against cruelty.

Country/Territory
Czechia
Document type
Legislation
Date
2020
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Collection of Laws No. 501/2020
Subject
Livestock, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Animal welfare Transport/storage Slaughtering Institution Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
This Act enters into force on 4 December 2020.
Abstract

This Act lays down some amendments and addenda to Act on the protection of animals against cruelty. In particular the present Act establishes requirements for deratization (supplemented art. 5j), protection of dogs and cats during their reproduction (art. 7a), sale or handover of a dog or cat to a new breeder (art. 7b), horses, donkeys and their hybrids kept as farm animals (art. 12g), protection of apes (art. 14c), killing an animal for the use of its organs or tissues for scientific purposes (art. 18h).

Full text
Czech
Website
www.zakonyprolidi.cz

References - Legislation

Amends

Act no. 246/1992 on the protection of animals against cruelty.

Legislation | Czechia | 1992 (2017)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Animal welfare, Slaughtering, Institution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX