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The Aquatic Animal Health (England and Wales) Regulations 2009

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. PART 1 General

    1. 1.Title and commencement

    2. 2.Extent and application

    3. 3.Interpretation

    4. 3A.The competent authority

    5. 3B.List of susceptible species and geographic areas declared disease-free

  3. PART 2 Authorisation and registration requirements

    1. 4.Application of Part 2

    2. 5.Authorisation

    3. 6.Authorisation conditions for aquaculture production businesses

    4. 7.Authorisation conditions for processing establishments

    5. 8.Application for an authorisation

    6. 9.Amendment of an authorisation

    7. 10.Suspension of an authorisation

    8. 11.Revocation of an authorisation

    9. 12.Registration

    10. 13.Public record of aquaculture production businesses and processing establishments

    11. 14.Transitional provision

  4. PART 3 Placing on the market

    1. 15.Application of Part 3

    2. 16.General health requirements

    3. 17.Certification requirements

    4. 18.Additional certification provisions

    5. 19.Disease prevention requirements in respect of transport

    6. 20.Recording of information in respect of transport

    7. 21.Exemption for transport in small containers

  5. PART 3A Quarantine

    1. 21A.Interpretation of Part 3A

    2. 21B.Vector species

    3. 21C.Wild aquatic animals

  6. PART 4 Notification and control of disease outbreaks

    1. 22.Interpretation of Part 4

    2. 23.Obligation to notify in case of suspicion of a listed disease or increased mortality

    3. 24.Initial designation

    4. 25.Contents and publication of an initial designation

    5. 26.Actions by an inspector in respect of an initial designation

    6. 27.Withdrawal of initial designation

    7. 28.Confirmed designation

    8. 29.Contents and publication of a confirmed designation

    9. 30.Actions by an inspector in respect of a confirmed designation

    10. 31.Withdrawal of confirmed designation

  7. PART 5 Enforcement, appeals and penalties

    1. 32.Entry and inspection of land and premises

    2. 33.Search and examination of items on land and premises

    3. 34.Production of documents

    4. 35.Seizure of items

    5. 36.Enforcement notices

    6. 37.Appeals

    7. 38.Obstruction

    8. 39.Offences by bodies corporate

    9. 40.Penalties

  8. PART 6 Miscellaneous

    1. 41.Vaccination

    2. 42.Public register of disease-free zones and compartments

    3. 43.Disclosure of information

    4. 44.Service of notices

    5. 45.Repeals, amendments and revocations

  9. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      List of diseases

    2. SCHEDULE 1A

      Modifications to Directive 2006/88/EC

      1. 1.Modifications to Article 29

      2. 2.Modifications to Part 1 of Annex 2

      3. 3.Modifications to Part 2 of Annex 2

      4. 4.Modifications to Part A of Annex 3

    3. SCHEDULE 2

      Repeals, amendments and revocations

      1. 1.The Diseases of Fish Act 1937 is repealed.

      2. 2.In Schedule 8 to the Water Act 1973 , omit...

      3. 3.In section 41(1) of the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act...

      4. 4.In Part 1 of paragraph 12 of Schedule 4 to...

      5. 5.In section 1(1) of the Import of Live Fish (England...

      6. 6.The Diseases of Fish Act 1983 is repealed.

      7. 7.In the Salmon Act 1986 — (a) omit section 38;...

      8. 8.In the Water Act 1989 — (a) omit paragraphs 3...

      9. 9.In the Environment Act 1995 — (a) in section 2(1)(a)(v)...

      10. 10.In section 3(5)(b)(ii) of the Gangmasters (Licensing) Act 2004 ,...

      11. 11.The Diseases of Fish (Control) Regulations 1994 are revoked.

      12. 12.The Fish Health Regulations 1997 are revoked.

      13. 13.In Schedule 1 to the National Assembly for Wales (Transfer...

      14. 14.The Diseases of Fish (Control) (Amendment) (England and Wales) Regulations...

      15. 15.In Schedule 1 to the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and...

  10. Explanatory Note

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