The Equine Identification (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2019

Document Number:2019 No. 614 (W. 128)
Coming into force:Coming into force on the 28/03/2019

Welsh Statutory Instruments

Animals, Wales


19 March 2019

Laid before the National Assembly for Wales

20 March 2019

Coming into force

28 March 2019

The Welsh Ministers are designated(1) for the purposes of section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972(2) (“the 1972 Act”) in relation to the common agricultural policy of the European Union.

The Welsh Ministers make these Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of the 1972 Act.

Title and commencement

  1. —(1) The title of these Regulations is the Equine Identification (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2019.

    (2) These Regulations come into force on 28 March 2019

    Amendment to the Equine Identification (Wales) Regulations 2019

  2. In regulation 8 of the Equine Identification (Wales) Regulations 2019(3) , for “responsible person” substitute “owner”.

    Lesley Griffiths

    Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs, one of the Welsh Ministers

    19 March 2019


    (This note is not part of the Regulations)

    The Equine Identification (Wales) Regulations 2019 (S.I. 2019/57 (W. 20)) (“the Equine Regulations”) supplement and make provision for the enforcement of Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/262 laying down rules pursuant to Council Directives 90/427/EEC and 2009/156/EC as regards the methods for the identification of equidae (OJ No L 59 , 3.3.2015 , p.1) in Wales. Regulation 2 corrects the Equine Regulations to amend one reference to...

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