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Agricultural Pests Act

Description

The Agricultural Pests Act enables the Minister’s authority to declare an animal, bird, insect, plant, or disease as a pest or nuisance if it is destroying, harming, or is likely to destroy or harm any land, livestock, or property in all or part of Alberta. The duties of individuals and local authorities related to the prevention and destruction of pests are described in the Act. It also outlines the appointment and powers of inspectors to enforce the Act. Offences related to, and penalties for, contravention of the Act are described. The appeal process for issued notices and the recovery of inspector’s expenses are also described.

Updated

November 16, 2022

Tags
law. legislation

Title and publication information

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

King's Printer

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Resource Dates

Date Created

2022-11-16

Date Added

2017-02-01T16:49:02.819694

Date Modified

2022-11-16

Date Issued

2022-11-16

Identifiers

ISBN (print)

9780779834877

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta King's Printer

Contact Email

kings-printer@gov.ab.ca

Contact Other

780-427-4952