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Review of the OIE's Terrestrial Code


Farm animalsCompanion animals

Species: Multiple

Full title: Review of sections of text relating to animal welfare to be included in the OIE’s Terrestrial Code previously examined in general session by the OIE (World Organisation for Animal Health).
Requested by: Office of Animal Protection (BPA) - French Directorate General for Food (DGAL) - French Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Dates of request: 04/01/2018 - 25/10/2018 - 27/03/2019 - 24/10/2019 - 24/04/2020
Delivery dates: 12/04/2018 - 16/11/2018 - 12/04/2019 - 07/11/2019 - 11/05/2020
Deliverables: Revised texts - no online official document available

Context

As part of the annual review of the OIE’s Terrestrial Code, the FRCAW has been asked for several years in a row to review those parts of the text that concern animal welfare and to provide any comments they may have, to be based on a scientific, technical and regulatory expert report.

Main conclusions of the FRCAW

The main comments from the FRCAW are confidential.