Shura Council discusses new rules for stray animals in Oman | Times of Oman

SourceTimes of Oman
SectorAgriculture
CountryOman

During its meeting, the Food and Water Security Committee reviewed a number of reports Muscat: The Shura Council discussed the decision of the Ministry of Interior regarding the amendment of some provisions of the regulation of confinement of stray or neglected animals on Tuesday. The Shura Council’s Food and Water Security Committee discussed the decision of His Excellency, the Minister of Interior, regarding the amendment of some provisions of confinement of stray or neglected animals regulations. His Excellency Abdullah bin Ahmed Al Malik, Chairman of the Committee, said that the decision aims to achieve the desired balance between the previous ministerial decision on the subject and the cancelled ministerial decision No.

(117/94) regarding service and administrative fines imposed on stray and neglected animals, stressing the effective partnership between the Council and the competent authorities, through which the Council was keen to present visions and proposals that would achieve the national interest. H. E. indicated that since the issuance of decision...read more...