Poultry Hatcheries Act, 1947

Provisional permits for egg supply farms.

16.—(1) The Minister, at any time before the commencement of section 12 of this Act, may, in his absolute discretion, grant or refuse to grant to a person a provisional permit for an egg supply farm.

(2) The Minister may from time to time attach to a provisional permit such conditions as he thinks proper, and may revoke or amend any condition.

(3) Where the holder of a provisional permit does not comply with a condition attached to the permit, he shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding ten pounds.