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Control of Horses Act 2015

Territorial Extent and Application

6.The 1971 Act extends to England and Wales as a single jurisdiction and so does this Act. However, these amendments to the 1971 Act apply only in England. Wales legislated on fly-grazing in the Control of Horses (Wales) Act 2014. The 1971 Act and this Act do not extend to Scotland or Northern Ireland.

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