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CATTLE TRADERS ACT.

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS.

   Section

   1.   Interpretation.

   2.   Cattle traders to be licensed.

   3.   Applications for licences.

   4.   Export licences.

   5.   Movement of cattle.

   6.   Register of licences.

   7.   Duration of licences.

   8.   Licensing offences.

   9.   Rules.

   10.   Offences and penalties.

   11.   Power of court to cancel or suspend licence.

CHAPTER 43
CATTLE TRADERS ACT.

Commencement: 30 September, 1943.

   An Act to provide for the regulation of cattle trading within Uganda.

1.   Interpretation.

   In this Act—

   (a)   "cattle" means bulls, cows, oxen, goats, sheep, heifers, calves, kids and lambs and includes the carcass or any part of the carcass of any cattle;

   (b)   "cattle trader" means any person engaged in the business of purchasing cattle for the purposes of resale or slaughter whether the purchase or resale be effected by the person on his or her own account or on behalf of any other person;

   (c)   "inspecting officer" means any veterinary officer or person authorised by the commissioner of livestock and entomology to act as an inspecting officer and includes any administrative officer;

   (d)   "veterinary officer" means any member of the department of

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