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Health of Animals Regulations

Version of section 158 from 2006-03-22 to 2020-02-19:

  •  (1) Every sea carrier shall provide on every vessel in which livestock is transported

    • (a) a suitable humane killing device that is in good working order; and

    • (b) an adequate quantity of ammunition for the device.

  • (2) Every sea carrier shall destroy an injured animal on board a vessel by means of the killing device described in subsection (1) unless the master of the vessel is of opinion that the animal can be kept alive without undue suffering.

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