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Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/2236 laying down rules for the application of Regulations (EU) 2016/429 and (EU) 2017/625 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards model animal health certificates for the entry into the Union and movements within the Union of consignments of aquatic animals and of certain products of animal origin from aquatic animals, official certification regarding such certificates and repealing Regulation (EC) No 1251/2008.

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Type of law
Regulation
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Abstract
This Regulation lays down rules concerning the animal health certificates provided for in Regulation (EU) 2016/429 and official certification provided for in Regulation (EU) 2017/625 as regards the issuance and replacement of animal health certificates required for the entry into the Union and movements within the Union of certain consignments of aquatic animals and of products of animal origin from aquatic animals. Annex I sets out model animal health certificates for movements within the Union of consignments of certain categories of aquatic animals and certain products of animal origin from aquaculture animals. Annex II sets out a model animal health certificate for the entry into the Union of consignments of aquatic animals intended for certain aquaculture establishments, for release into the wild, or for other purposes excluding human consumption. Furthermore, Annex III sets out a model declaration by the master of vessel: addendum for transport of consignments of certain aquatic animals entering the Union by sea.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Entry into force notes
This Regulation shall enter into force on the twentieth day following that of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union and shall apply from 21 April 2021.
Notes
An unofficial consolidated version of the present Regulation as amended last by Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2021/1471 of 18 August 2021 is attached.
Repealed
No
Serial Imprint
Official Journal of the European Union L 442, 30 December 2020, p. 410.
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No