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Control of Horses Act, 1996 - Draft Bye-Laws 2012

Notice of Intention to Make Bye–Laws

Notice is herby given that Leitrim County Council intends to make Bye-Laws in exercise of the powers conferred upon them by the Control of Horses Act,1996 (No. 37 of 1996) and the Local Government Act 2001 ( No 37 of 2001) to control the keeping, riding or driving of horses in a public place. Such-bye laws shall include provision for payment of a fixed penalty as an alternative to a prosecution.

The Draft Bye Laws will be available for inspection during normal working hours for a period of one month from 16th November, 2012  in the offices of Leitrim County Council at:

·         Aras an Chontae, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim

·         Area Office, Enniskillen Road, Manorhamilton, Co. Leitrim

·         Area Office, Park Lane House, Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim

They are also available to be viewed or downloaded here:

Control of Horses Act, 1996 - Draft Bye-Laws 2012.doc (size 118.3 KB)

Control of Horses Act, 1996 - Draft Bye-Laws 2012.pdf (size 886 KB)

or for purchase for a price of €5 from Leitrim County Council (Telephone 071 9650400 Ext. 802)

Written submissions in relation to the Draft Bye Laws should be made to the undersigned not later than 5.00pm on Friday 21st December, 2012.