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Law on Animal Health (No. 79/2015/QH13).

Country/Territory
Viet Nam
Document type
Legislation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock
Keyword
Basic legislation Animal health Hygiene/sanitary procedures Pests/diseases Quarantine Slaughtering Standards Drugs Inspection Early warning system/emergency intervention system
Geographical area
Asia, South-Eastern Asia
Entry into force notes
This Law enters into force on 1 July 2016.
Abstract

This Law, consisting of 116 articles divided into seven Chapters, prescribes animal disease prevention and treatment, animal epidemic combat; quarantine of animals and animal products; control of animal slaughter, preliminary processing and processing of animals and animal products; veterinary sanitation inspection; management of veterinary drugs; and veterinary practice. This Law applies to domestic and foreign organizations and individuals involved in animal health activities in Vietnam. This

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Website
www.vietnamlawmagazine.vn

References - Legislation

Repeals

Decree No. 119/2008/ND-CP amending and supplementing a number of articles of the Government’s Decree No. 33/2005/ND-CP of 15 March 2005 detailing the implementation of a number of articles of the Ordinance on Animal Health.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2008 | Repealed

Keyword: Animal health, Pests/diseases, Quarantine, Drugs, Inspection, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Decree No. 33/2005/ND-CP detailing the implementation of a number of articles of the Ordinance on veterinary medicine.

Legislation | Viet Nam | 2005 | Repealed

Keyword: Animal health, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Pests/diseases, Quarantine, Slaughtering, Standards, Drugs, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX