Wildlife Act 1976

Amendment of sections 9, 21, 22, 23 and 58 of Act of 1946.

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63. (1) F200 [ ]

(2) F200 [ ]

(3) F200 [ ]

(4) F200 [ ]

(5) Section 58 of the Act of 1946 is hereby amended as follows:

( a) subsection (1) shall have effect as if the words “ rabbits or”, wherever they occur, were deleted, and

( b) the following is hereby substituted for subsection (3):

“(3) Each of the following shall be vermin for the purposes of this section—

( a) any wild bird which is not a protected wild bird within the meaning of the Wildlife Act, 1976,

( b) any wild animal (other than a bird) which is not a protected wild animal within the meaning of that Act.”

Annotations:

Amendments:

F200

Repealed (31.07.2001) by Wildlife (Amendment) Act 2000 (38/2000), s. 5(c), S.I. No. 371 of 2001.

Editorial Notes:

E211

Previous affecting provision: functions under subss. (1)-(4) transferred and references to “Minister for Finance” construed (2.03.1995) by Heritage (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 1995 (S.I. No. 61 of 1995), art. 4 and sch., subject to transitional provisions in arts. 5-9; subsections repealed as per F-note above.

E212

Previous affecting provision: functions under subss. (1)-(4) transferred and references to “Minister for Energy” construed (17.12.1988) by Wildlife (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order 1988 (S.I. No. 353 of 1988), art. 4, in effect as per art. 1(2), subject to transitional provisions in arts. 5-9; superseded as per E-note above.