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Marine Mammal (Captive Dolphin Facilities) Regulations, 2005 (Cap. 244A).

Country/Territory
Bahamas
Document type
Regulation
Date
2005 (2008)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Mammals Ranching/captive breeding Data collection/reporting Animal health Animal welfare Keeping of live animals Protection of species
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

These Regulations set out rules relative to facilities for the keeping of captive dolphins. They: (a) prescribe requirements for the licensing of such facilities; (b) require licensees and trainers to observer various rules regarding the keeping of dolphins and licensees regarding duties to keep records including records on health and nutrition of dolphins and the environmental quality of the facilities; (c) require a licensee to submit an emergency contingency plan to the Minister; and (d) and

Full text
English
Website
laws.bahamas.gov.bs

References - Legislation

Implements

Marine Mammal Protection Act, 2005 (Cap. 244A).

Legislation | Bahamas | 2005

Keyword: Mammals, Hunting/capture, Ranching/captive breeding, International trade, Inspection, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX