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Order No. 1322 on controlling classical swine fever.

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Livestock, Food & nutrition
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Pests/diseases Inspection Quarantine Swine Animal health
Geographical area
Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
1 December 2015.
Abstract

The Order sets regulations concerning the control of classical swine fever in livestock destined to human consumption. The Order sets regulations regarding classical swine fever found in livestock, and the management of this disease outbreak. Locations (farms) detecting suspect cases, shall immediately notify the Ministry of Environment and Food through veterinarians responsible for confirming the outbreak. Quarantine of special monitoring areas will be established upon the detection of the disease. Vaccination against the disease is not allowed, however, manipulating, keeping, delivering and distributing classical swine fever is only allowed upon written authorization from the Ministry.

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

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

Animal Keeping Act (LBK no. 9 of 06/01/2022).

Legislation | Denmark | 2004 (2022)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Animal health, Animal production, Animal reproduction, Animal welfare, Pests/diseases, International trade, Transport/storage, Inspection, Ranching/captive breeding, Dangerous animal/harmful animal, Animal feed/feedstuffs, Slaughtering, Swine, Marking/identification, Certification, Data collection/reporting, Drugs

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 511 on the functions and powers of the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries.

Legislation | Denmark | 2015

Keyword: Institution, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Aquaculture, Policy/planning, Food quality control/food safety, Codex Alimentarius, Animal health

Source: FAO, FAOLEX