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Act no. 246/1992 on the protection of animals against cruelty.

Type of law
Date of original text

The aim of this Act is to protect animals, which are alive beings able to feel pain and suffer, from the cruelty, harming of their health and their putting to death without a reason. The present Act is composed of the following Sections: General provisions (Sec. 1); Protection of animals during putting to death, usage of narcosis and protection of animals during public appearances (Sec. 2); Protection of animals during transport (Sec. 3); Protection of livestock and wild animals (Sec. 4); Protection of experimental animals (Sec. 5); Authorities of animals protection (Sec. 6); Offences (Sec. 7); Final provisions (Sec. 8).
Date of consolidation/reprint
Entry into force notes
This Act entered into force on 29 May 1992.
Serial Imprint
Collection of Laws 246/1992
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Z kon esk n rodn rady na ochranu zv at proti t r n .
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