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The Welfare of Farmed Animals (Scotland) Regulations 2000

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12.  An authorised person exercising powers of entry under the Agriculture (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1968 for the purposes of these Regulations may take with him a representative of the European Commission acting for the purposes of–

(a)Council Directive 88/166/EEC(1) laying down minimum standards for the protection of laying hens kept in battery cages;

(b)Council Directive 91/629/EEC(2) laying down minimum standards for the protection of calves as amended by Council Directive 97/2/EC(3) and Commission Decision 97/182/EC(4);

(c)Council Directive 91/630/EEC(5) laying down minimum standards for the protection of pigs; or

(d)Council Directive 98/58/EC(6) concerning the protection of animals kept for farming purposes,

as well as any person he takes under powers provided under section 6(3) of that Act.


O.J. No. L 74, 19.3.88, p.83.


O.J. No. L 340, 11.12.91, p.28.


O.J. No. L 25, 28.1.97, p.24.


O.J. No. L 76, 18.3.97, p.30.


O.J. No. L 340, 11.12.91, p.33.


O.J. No. L 221, 8.8.98, p.23.

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