S. 63U(1) amended by No. 65/2007 s. 44(Sch. 1 item 19).
(1) If the Secretary reasonably believes that there may be grounds to prohibit a person from implanting permanent identification devices in animals of prescribed classes of animal, the Secretary must serve notice on that person that the Secretary proposes to so prohibit that person.
(2) The Secretary must serve a notice under subsection (1) either personally or by post addressed to the person at the last known place of address of the person.
(3) A notice under subsection (1) must—
(a) state that the Secretary is satisfied that there are grounds for the imposition of the prohibition; and
(b) set out those grounds; and
(c) set out the time within which written submissions on the proposal to prohibit the person must be made to the Secretary.
S. 63V inserted by No. 103/2003 s. 9.