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ANIMAL HEALTH ACT 1995

- Act 85 of 1995
- Royal Assent 14 November 1995

TABLE OF PROVISIONS

           Long Title

   PART 1 - Preliminary

   1.      1. Short title
   2.      2. Commencement
   3.      3. Interpretation
   4.      4. Act binds Crown
   5.      5. Saving of other laws

   PART 2 - Administration

   6.      6. Appointment of Chief Veterinary Officer
   7.      7. Appointment of Deputy Chief Veterinary Officer
   8.      8. Appointment of inspectors
   9.      9. Authorised persons
   10.     10. Delegation

   PART 3 - Quarantine

   11.     11. Quarantine area
   12.     12. Restrictions on introduction or removal of animal to or from
           quarantine area
   13.     13. Declaration of animals and animal materials which may be
           moved into and out of quarantine area
   14.     14. Permits for movement into and out of quarantine area
   15.     15. Management of quarantine area
   16.     16. Power of Chief Veterinary Officer to assume management of
           quarantine area

   PART 4 - Importation Division 1 - Importation of animals, restricted
   materials and infected animal materials

   17.     17. Prohibition on importation of animals, restricted materials
           and infected animal materials
   18.     18. General authority
   19.     19. Special authority
   20.     20. Authority of general and special authorities
   21.     21. Amendment and revocation of general and special authorities
   22.     22. Ministerial directions

           Division 2 - Importation of animal materials generally

   23.     23. Prohibition on importation of certain animal materials
   24.     24. Emergency restriction notice
   25.     25. Amendment or revocation of emergency restriction notice

   PART 5 - Notification of Disease

   26.     26. Publication of List A and List B diseases
   27.     27. Duties in respect of List A disease
   28.     28. Duty in respect of List B disease
   29.     29. Duty in respect of new disease
   30.     30. Duty in respect of unknown disease
   30A.    30A. Duty in respect of mortality or morbidity rates

   PART 6 - Disease Control Division 1 - Infected places

   31.     31. Declaration of infected place
   32.     32. Restrictions on movement into, within and from infected place
   33.     33. Permits for movement into, within and from infected place
   34.     34. Offence relating to infected place

           Division 2 - Restricted areas

   35.     35. Declaration of restricted area
   36.     36. Restrictions on movement into, within and from restricted
           area
   37.     37. Permits for movement into, within and from restricted area
   38.     38. Offence relating to restricted area

           Division 3 - Control areas

   39.     39. Declaration of control area
   40.     40. Restrictions on activities in, and movement into, within and
           from control area
   40A.    40A. Permits for movement into, within or from control area
   41.     41. Offences relating to control area

           Division 4 - Protected areas

   42.     42. Declaration of protected area
   43.     43. Restrictions on movement into protected area
   44.     44. Permits for movement into protected area
   45.     45. Offence relating to protected area

           Division 5 - Disease control programs

   46.     46. Draft industry disease control program
   47.     47. Approval of industry disease control program
   48.     48. Use of inspectors by management committee
   49.     49. Costs of industry disease control program
   50.     50. Government disease control program

           Division 6 - Miscellaneous

   51.     51. Offence to expose an animal to List B disease
   51A.    51A. Offence to possess or administer List A or List B vaccine
           or diagnostic reagent without permit
   51B.    51B. Permit for administration of vaccine or diagnostic reagent
           for List A or List B disease
   52.     52. Prohibition on sale of infected animal, &c.
   52A.    52A. Prohibition on possessing diseased listed animal or animal
           product
   53.     53. Prohibition, &c., on feeding certain fodder to animal
   54.     54. Offence to feed swill to pigs
   55.     55. Disposal of carcass
   56.     56. Permission to expose animal, &c., to List A disease
   57.     57. Power to prevent contravention of this Part

   PART 7 - Artificial Breeding

   58.     58. 
   59.     59. 
   60.     60. Sale or distribution of infected semen, embryos and ova
           prohibited
   61.     61. Collection of semen, embryos and ova under licence
   62.     62. 

   PART 8 - Responsibilities and Powers of Inspectors Division 1 -
   Responsibilities of inspectors

   63.     63. Responsibilities of inspector

           Division 2 - Powers of inspectors

   64.     64. General powers of inspector
   65.     65. Destroying or ordering destruction of animals, buildings,
           &c.
   66.     66. Giving directions
   67.     67. Obtaining assistance and facilities
   68.     68. Requiring information
   69.     69. Requiring keeping of records
   70.     70. Posting signs
   71.     71. Examining baggage and goods on entry into Tasmania
   72.     72. Contamination
   73.     73. Using assistant
   74.     74. Using reasonable force

           Division 3 - Miscellaneous

   75.     75. Identification of certain inspectors
   76.     76. Obstruction of inspector, &c.
   77.     77. Possession of document by Secretary
   78.     78. Procedures relating to seizure of animal, &c.
   79.     79. Directions generally
   80.     80. Warrants
   81.     81. Powers in respect of wild or feral animals
   82.     82. Limitation on powers and functions in respect of threatened
           species
   83.     83. Recovery of costs

   PART 9 - Compensation

   84.     84. Who is entitled to compensation
   85.     85. Claim for compensation
   86.     86. Amount of compensation
   87.     87. Determination of compensation
   88.     88. Withholding of compensation
   89.     89. Payment of compensation
   90.     90. Recovery of compensation
   91.     91. Offence to make false claim
   91A.    91A. Appeal to Magistrates Court (Administrative Appeals Division)

   PART 9A - Infringement notices

   91B.    91B. Infringement notices
   91C.    91C. 
   91D.    91D. 
   91E.    91E. 
   91F.    91F. 
   91G.    91G. Payment to Consolidated Fund
   91H.    91H. 
   91I.    91I. 
   91J.    91J. 
   91K.    91K. 

   PART 10 - Miscellaneous

   92.     92. Permits
   93.     93. Protection of List A disease control measures
   94.     94. Liability of employer for employee's act, &c.
   95.     95. Liability of director
   96.     96. Penalty for body corporate
   97.     97. Continuing offence
   98.     98. Defence
   99.     99. Evidence
   100.    100. Immunity
   101.    101. Protection of members of Parliament
   102.    102. Service of documents
   102A.   102A. Identification of place or land
   103.    103. Amendment of Schedules 1 and 2
   104.    104. Setting of fees
   105.    105. Regulations
   106.    106. Repeals, rescissions and revocations
   107.    107. Transitional provisions
   108.    108. Administration of Act
           SCHEDULE 1
           SCHEDULE 2
           SCHEDULE 3
           SCHEDULE 4

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