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Health of Animals Act

Version of section 27 from 2013-01-01 to 2024-02-06:

Marginal note:Primary control zone

  •  (1) If the Minister believes that a disease or toxic substance exists in an area, he or she may, by order, declare the area to be a primary control zone, in which case the Minister shall describe the zone and identify the disease or toxic substance.

  • Marginal note:Designated animal or thing

    (2) The Minister may, by order, designate any animal or thing that is capable of being affected or contaminated by the disease or toxic substance in respect of which the primary control zone is declared.

  • Marginal note:Prohibition — primary control zone

    (3) No person shall remove from, move within or take into the primary control zone a designated animal or thing except in accordance with a permit issued by the Minister.

  • 1990, c. 21, s. 27
  • 2012, c. 19, s. 508

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