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Act 163 of 1962
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HUMANE SLAUGHTER OF LIVESTOCK

Act 163 of 1962

AN ACT to require humane methods of slaughter of livestock; to prescribe the powers and duties of the director of agriculture; and to fix penalties for violations.


History: 1962, Act 163, Eff. Mar. 28, 1963


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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 287.551SectionHumane slaughter of livestock; definitions.
Section 287.552SectionHumane slaughter of livestock; methods prohibited.
Section 287.553SectionHumane slaughter of livestock; exemptions.
Section 287.554SectionRitual slaughter.
Section 287.555SectionRules and regulations; inhumane methods.
Section 287.556SectionViolation of act; penalty.
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