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Control of Greyhounds etc. Act (Northern Ireland) 1950

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(1)In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the meanings hereby assigned to them:—

  • “contravention” includes, in relation to any provision, a failure to comply with that provision;

  • “enactment” includes any provision contained in or having effect under any Act of the Parliament of Northern Ireland or of the Parliament of the United Kingdom or of the Irish Parliament;

  • “greyhound” includes any greyhound or whippet and any breed, strain, or cross thereof;

  • “muzzled”, in relation to any greyhound, means wearing any device so constructed and affixed as to prevent that greyhound from biting or otherwise injuring any human being or other animal;

  • “under control” in relation to any greyhound means led by a chain, cord or other efficient leash held by a person exercising proper control over such greyhound.

Subs. (2) rep. by 1954 c. 33 (NI)

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