House passes Animal Welfare Bill 2018

  • Bill seeks to reform animal welfare in Guyana
  • promotes more contemporary regulations, better standards

The National Assembly last evening passed the Animal Welfare Bill which seeks to reform the way animal care and safety is approached in Guyana by presenting more contemporary regulations.

Prior to this, the House passed a motion on the Animal Welfare Bill which was prepared by the Special Select Committee on the Animal Welfare Bill.

The motion was presented by Minister of Social Cohesion and Chairman of the committee, Dr. George Norton. The minister explained that the committee was tasked with examining the Bill, clause by clause and sought technical support to address the submissions made by members of the public.

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