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Agricultural Sector (Wales) Act 2014

Section 8 - Appointment of officers

41.This section enables the Welsh Ministers to appoint enforcement officers to act in Wales.

42.In performing their duties officers must, if asked, produce appropriate identification proving that they are authorised to carry out such duties.

43.In addition, where officers are under the impression that any person they are talking to doesn’t know that they are carrying out duties in relation to enforcing compliance with this legislation, the officers must explain that to the person.

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