Publications

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 1, 2014

Tags
Law Legislation QP
Resources

Title and publication information

Frequency

Irregular

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Queen's Printer

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Spatial Coverage

Alberta

Start Date

2014-11-01

Resource Dates

Date Created

2014-11-01

Date Added

2017-02-01T16:49:02.819694

Date Modified

2014-11-01

Date Issued

2014-11-01

Identifiers

ISBN (print)

9780779782642

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Queen's Printer

Contact Email

qp@gov.ab.ca

Contact Other

780-427-4952