Poultry Hatcheries Act, 1947


Poultry Hatcheries.

Prohibition on operation of poultry hatcheries.

8.—(1) Subject to subsection (2) of this section, no person shall operate a poultry hatchery save under and in accordance with a poultry hatchery licence.

(2) The Minister may by regulations declare poultry hatcheries of a class defined in the regulations to be exempted from subsection (1)) of this section and, so long as the regulations are in force, the said subsection shall not apply to a poultry hatchery of that class.

(3) Every person who contravenes subsection (1) of this section shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding one hundred pounds together with a further fine not exceeding twenty pounds for every day during which such contravention continues.