SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
Hanoi, April 08, 2005
ON SANCTIONING OF ADMINISTRATIVE VIOLATIONS IN THE DOMAIN OF LIVESTOCK BREEDS
Pursuant to the Law on Organization of the Government dated December 25, 2001;
Pursuant to the Ordinance on Livestock Breeds dated March 24, 2004;
Pursuant to the Ordinance on Handling of Administrative Violations;
At the proposals of the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Minister of Fisheries,
Article 1. Governing scope
1. This Decree provides for administrative sanctions against organizations and individuals that intentionally or unintentionally violate law provisions on State management in the domain of livestock breeds, which constitute no crimes but must be administratively sanctioned in accordance with the provisions of this Decree.
2. Administrative violations in the domain of livestock breeds defined in this Decree include:
a) Violation of regulations on management and conservation of livestock gene sources;
b) Violation of regulations on assay of new livestock breeds;
c) Violation of regulations on livestock breed production and trading;
d) Violation of regulations on management of thequality of livestock breeds, and
e) Violation of regulations on administrative management of livestock breeds.
3. Other acts of administrative violation in the domain of livestock breeds not directly specified in this Decree shall be sanctioned in accordance with other relevant provisions of the Government's decrees on sanctioning administrative violations in the State management domains.
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