Veterinary Practice Act 2005

Adaptation of certain references.


132.—On and from the establishment day, references (however expressed) in any enactment to—

( a) the Veterinary Council constituted under the Veterinary Surgeons Act 1931 shall be construed as references to the Council established under this Act, and

( b) a registered veterinary surgeon, a veterinarian, a veterinary surgeon or any abbreviation or derivative of them shall, unless the context otherwise requires, be construed as a reference to a veterinary practitioner.