Full Statute Name:  Book II on Animal Wealth of the Agricultural Code of 1966, Chapter 1 on Animal Development and Protection

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Primary Citation:  Subchapter II, arts. 108, 109, 117, 118, 119 Country of Origin:  Egypt Last Checked:  February, 2015 Date Adopted:  1966
Summary:

This chapter of laws from Egypt contains five articles that concern the treatment of animals. Among the provisions is an article that allows the Minister of Agriculture to regulate the import and export of live animals and birds. Article 119 states: "It is forbidden to exercise cruelty to animals. The Minister of Agriculture shall, by decree, specify the cases to which this ban shall apply."

Documents:  stegypt_animal_law.pdf
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Book II on Animal Wealth of the Agricultural Code of 1966, Chapter 1 on Animal Development and Protection (pdf file - 57.47 KB)

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