THE MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
Ha Noi , October 13, 2005
Promulgating a List of diseases which must be declared as epidemics; a List of dangerous animal diseases; and a List of diseases subject to the application of compulsory preventive measures
THE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
Pursuant to the April 29, 2004 Ordinance on Animal Health;
Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 33/2005/ND-CP of March 15, 2005, detailing the implementation of a number of articles of the Ordinance on Animal Health;
Pursuant to the Government's Decree No. 86/2003/ND-CP of July 18, 2003, defining the functions, tasks, powers and organizational structure of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development;
At the proposal of the Director of the Animal Health Department,
Article 1.- To issue together with this Decision a list of diseases which must be declared as epidemics, a list of dangerous animal diseases, and a list of diseases subject to the application of compulsory preventive measures.
Article 2.- This Decision takes effect 15 days after its publication in "CONG BAO" and replaces the Agriculture and Rural Development Ministry's Decision No. 1242 NN-TY/QD of July 24, 1996, promulgating lists of animal diseases subject to compulsory vaccination, declaration of epidemics, periodical inspection, banned from obduction, or subject to compulsory culling or slaughtering.
Article 3.- The Director of the Animal Health Department, heads of concerned units, organizations and individuals shall have to implement this Decision.
For the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development
Bui Ba Bong