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Belize Agricultural Health Authority (Prevention of Plant and Animal Diseases through Fumigation) Regulations.

Country/Territory
Belize
Document type
Regulation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
The Subsidiary Laws of Belize Revised Edition 2003, CAP. 211.
Subject
Livestock, Cultivated plants
Keyword
Animal health Pests/diseases International trade Plant protection Post-harvest treatment
Geographical area
Americas, Central America, Latin America and the Caribbean, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

The Government of Belize, with a view to preventing the entrance into Belize of plant or animal diseases, and other harmful pests and plagues, has arranged with the International Regional Organization for Health in Agriculture (OIRSA) to fumigate all aircraft, vehicles and ships entering Belize from abroad. OIRSA is authorized, for and on behalf of the Government of Belize, to fumigate every aircraft, vehicle or ship listed in regulation 4, upon its initial entry into Belize, and again on exit from Belize if its stay in Belize exceeds twelve hours, thereafter after a period of every twelve hours until its departure from Belize.

Full text
English
Website
www.belizelaw.org

References - Legislation

Implements

Belize Agricultural Health Authority Act, 1999 (Act No. 47 of 1999).

Legislation | Belize | 2000

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Meat, Fraud, Basic legislation, Animal health, Pests/diseases, Quarantine, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Drugs, Plant protection, Fertilizers/nutrients, Plant production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX