National Beef Assurance Scheme Act, 2000

Requirement for certificate of approval.

11.—(1) No person shall produce, trade or otherwise handle animals, carcases or meat for human consumption or manufacture or trade in feedingstuffs after the date fixed under section 9 (5) for all participants or for the class of participant to which the person belongs unless that person applies for and is granted a certificate of approval under this Act.

(2) A person who contravenes subsection (1) shall be guilty of an offence.