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Classical Swine Fever (Scotland) Order 2003 (S.S.I. No. 426 of 2003).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Scotland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2003
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock
Keyword
Animal health Pests/diseases Slaughtering Quarantine Transport/storage Inspection
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
Entry into force on 10 September 2003.
Abstract

This Order implements in Scotland Council Directive 2001/89/EC revising Community measures for the control of classical swine fever. The Order: (a) requires any person who suspects that a pig or carcass is infected with classical swine fever (the disease) to notify the Divisional Veterinary Manager (art. 4); (b) requires a veterinary inspector to serve a notice imposing the requirements set out in article 5 to be complied with in circumstances where he suspects the disease may exist; (c) permits a veterinary inspector to serve a further notice extending certain of the restrictions in article 5 (art. 6); (d) where the presence of the disease is confirmed on a holding, requires a veterinary inspector to serve a notice on the occupier of the holding requiring him to ensure that the restrictions and requirements in article 5 and any applicable requirements of article 6 are carried out (art. 7); (e) provides for the establishment of temporary control zones (art. 10); (f) sets out requirements for cleansing and disinfection (art. 12); and provides for various other measures for the prevention of infection.

Full text
English
Website
www.scotland-legislation.hmso.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 2001/89/EC on Community measures for the control of classical swine fever.

Legislation | European Union | 2001

Keyword: Animal health, Pests/diseases, Swine, Disinfection/disinfestation, Early warning system, Inspection, Vaccination, Quarantine

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Animal Health (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Scotland) Order 2013 (S.S.I No. 173 of 2013).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2013

Keyword: Animal health, Pests/diseases, Institution, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Diseases of Swine Regulations 2014 (S.I. No. 1894 of 2014).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2014

Keyword: Animal health, Pests/diseases, Swine, Slaughtering, Quarantine, Transport/storage, Inspection, Disinfection/disinfestation, Vaccination, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX