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Animal By-Products (Identification) Amendment (Scotland) Regulations 2003 (S.S.I. No. 53 of 2003).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Scotland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2003
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition, Livestock
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Transport/storage Treated food Animal health Animal by-products Pests/diseases Disinfection/disinfestation
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
The entry into force of these Regulations is on 1 April 2003.
Abstract

The 1995 Regulations currently make provision for the sterilisation or staining of animal by products and for the control of movement of such by-products. The effect of the amendments made to the 1995 Regulations by regulation these Regulations is that animal by products may no longer be sterilised. Staining is now required in all cases except where specified in regulation 5(2), 6(2) or 7(2) of the 1995 Regulations. The effect of the amendments made to regulations 6 and 7 of the 1995 Regulations is that staining is not required where the animal by-product is immediately moved in the manner specified in regulation 6(4) or 7(3) of the 1995 Regulations to premises approved under article 7 of the Animal By-Products Order 1999 for rendering there or to other premises for incineration there in accordance with article 10 of that Order.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Amends

Animal By-Products (Identification) Regulations 1995 (S.I. No. 614 of 1995).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 1995

Keyword: Processing/handling, Food quality control/food safety, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Slaughtering

Source: FAO, FAOLEX