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Welfare of Animals Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 46: Conditions for grant of warrant

The Act makes provision for warrants in order to obtain entry to premises including private dwellings in a variety of circumstances. This section sets out the conditions which must be met before a lay magistrate can grant a warrant to allow a constable or inspector to enter private dwellings and other premises.

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