SCHEDULE 9Repeals and consequential amendments

Animal Boarding Establishments Act 1963

3.—(1) The Animal Boarding Establishments Act 1963 is amended as follows.

(2) Section 1(1) (licensing of boarding establishments for animals) ceases to have effect in relation to England.

(3) In section 1(1) after “animals” insert “in Wales”.

(4) In section 4 (power of local authorities to prosecute) omit “in England or Wales”.

(5) In section 5(2) (interpretation), in the definition of “local authority”, for the words from “means the” to “London” substitute—

means a county council in Wales or a county borough council in Wales.