S. 63J(1) amended by No. 65/2007 s. 44(Sch. 1 item 7(2))
(1) A person who conducts an animal shelter or pound must scan an animal of a prescribed class of animal that enters that shelter or pound, within 3 days of its entry, to determine whether or not the animal is implanted with a permanent identification device.
Penalty: 20 penalty units.
(2) In this section "scan" means to scan in a manner that enables permanent identification devices to be detected.
Pt 4A Div. 3 (Heading) substituted by No. 65/2007 s. 44(Sch. 1 item 8)).
Division 3—Animal registry licences
S. 63K inserted by No. 103/2003 s. 9, substituted by No. 65/2007 s. 44(Sch. 1 item 9).