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6. Roaming Grazing Animals By-Law 1981
Gazetted under Section 102 Local Government Act 1976, and implemented from July 1st 1981. The provisions of the by-law are as follows:

  • Prohibited from placing or rearing cows/buffaloes with a license issued by the MDPP Council President.
  • Council President at liberty to issue license in areas under the jurisdiction of the MDPP, gazette the areas for cow/buffalo rearing based on the conditions in Form I Joint List
  • Holders must display their license in a visible place, for inspection by Health and MDPP Officers
  • Each application for rearing location must include a completed Form 2 Joint List

7. Roaming Grazing Animals By-Law 1983

  • The Roaming Grazing Animals By-law 1983 was gazetted under Section 3 of the Local Government Act 1976.  The by-law was enforced from the 1st of July 1976.  It outlines offences by owners and herders, should the grazing animals enter public areas
  • Permission to detain, shoot and slaughter roaming animals are as follows:
  •  Council President, Secretary or any MDPP officer can order the seizure or detention of animals caught roaming in public areas
  •  If the animals put  people in public areas at risk, it can be shot and slaughtered, or the carcass disposed of according to procedure, and at a location determined by the Council President and the MDPP Secretary.

8. Park By-Law 1987

  • This by-law was gazetted in 1986 under Section 103. The law was established to ensure cleanliness and harmony a toll parks under the care of the MDPP. Offences include vandalizing amenities in the park. The Council president can close the park, or any part of it, at any time. The MDPP is at liberty to fine, issue compounds or penalties on the errant trader or parties.

9. Anti-Littering By Law 1983

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