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Decree-Law No. 104/2012 implementing Council Directive 1999/22/EC on keeping wild animals in zoos.

Country
Type of law
Legislation
Source

Abstract
This Decree-Law, consisting of 6 Chapters and 1 Annex, makes provisions for the implementation of the Council Directive 1999/22/EC regulating the keeping wild animals in zoos. Annex provides for National regulation in order to protect local wild fauna and to preserve biodiversity. The Decree-Law is divided as follows: Animal protection (Chap. I); Animal facilities and transport (Chap. II); Collection management (Chap. III); Teaching activities (Chap. IV); Animal registers requirements (Chap. V).
Date of text
Notes
This Decree-Law amends Decree-Law No. 59/2003, rectified by the Declaration No. 7 -D/2003. Republished entirely by this Decree-Law.
Repealed
No
Serial Imprint
Di rio da Rep blica, I S rie, No. 95 16 May 2012, pp. 2555-2571.
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Decreto-Lei n. 104/2012 de 16 de maio.