1 Title and commencement

This title of this Order is the Avian Influenza (H5N1) (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Wales) Order 2007; it applies in relation to Wales and comes into force at 3.59pm on 28 November 2007.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 28 November 2007 at 1559 hours: see above.

2 Amendment

2Amendment

(1)    After article 14(2)(j) of the Avian Influenza (H5N1 in Poultry) (Wales) Order 2006) insert—

“(ja)    raw petfood, within the meaning of paragraph 48 of Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002, which complies with the requirements in Part B of Chapter II of Annex VIII to that Regulation;”.

(2)    After paragraph 13(2)(j) of Schedule 1 to the Avian Influenza (H5N1 in Wild Birds) (Wales) Order 2006 insert—

“(ja)    raw petfood, within the meaning of paragraph 48 of Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002, which complies with the requirements in Part B of Chapter II of Annex VIII to that Regulation;”.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 28 November 2007 at 1559 hours: see art 1.

Signature

Elin Jones

Minister for Rural Affairs, one of the Welsh Ministers

28 November 2007

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Order)

This Order amends the Avian Influenza (H5N1 in Poultry) (Wales) Order 2006 (SI 2006/3309 (W 299)) and the Avian Influenza (H5N1 in Wild Birds) (Wales) Order 2006 (SI 2006/3310 (W 300)) to add raw petfood to the lists of by-products which can be moved under the authority of a licence issued by a veterinary inspector under each Order.

A regulatory impact assessment has not been produced for this instrument.

This Statutory Instrument has been made in consequence of a defect in SI 2006/3309 (W 299) & 2006/3310 (W 300) and is being issued free of charge to all known recipients of those Statutory Instruments.