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SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE 12E+W Amendments relating to Part I of Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981

5In section 9 of that Act (protection of certain wild animals)—

F1(a). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(b)after that subsection there is inserted—

(4A)Subject to the provisions of this Part, if any person intentionally or recklessly disturbs any wild animal included in Schedule 5 as—

(a)a dolphin or whale (cetacea), or

(b)a basking shark (cetorhinus maximus),

he shall be guilty of an offence.