On Veterinary Medicine

The Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10 July, 2002 No. 339

Unofficial translation

      Footnote. Through the whole text:
      words “veterinary supervision” are substituted respectively by the words “veterinary sanitary control”;
      words “veterinary inspectors”, “veterinary inspector” are substituted respectively by the words “veterinary sanitary inspectors”, “veterinary sanitary inspector”;
      words “markets”, “market” are substituted by the words “objects of internal trade”, “object of internal trade”;
      word “products” is substituted respectively by the word “production”;
      words “cargos subject to state veterinary supervision”, “cargo subject to state veterinary supervision” are substituted respectively by the words “transferred (transported) objects”, “transferred (transported) object”;
      words “veterinary control” are substituted respectively by the words “veterinary sanitary control”;
      words “authorized state body in the field of veterinary” are substituted respectively by the words “authorized body” in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190-IV (the order of enforcement see Article 2);

      words “through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan” are supplemented respectively by the words “coinciding with the customs border of the Customs Union” in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 30.06.2010 No. 297-IV (shall be enforced from 01.07.2011);

      words “veterinary sanitary control” are substituted respectively by the words “veterinary sanitary control and supervision” in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 06.01.2011 No. 378-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).

      words “aul (village)” are substituted respectively by the words “village”, “rural” in accordance with the Constitutional Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 03.07.2013 No. 121-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).

      This Law determines legal, organizational and economic basis of carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine and is oriented to ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety.
      Footnote. The Preamble is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190-IV (order of enforcement see Article 2).

Chapter 1. General provisions

Article 1. Basic definitions used in this Law

      The following definitions shall be used in this Law:
      Note of RCLI!
      Subparagraph 1 is provided to be in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No. 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      1) zone – conditionally restricted territory independently from administrative territorial division, characterized by epizootic situation of contagious animal diseases;
      Note of RCLI!
      Article 1 is provided to be supplemented by subparagraph 1-1) in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      2) deprived point on disease (deprived point) – territory in which an epizootic source area is detected;
      3) live-stock animals identification data base – part of veterinary record providing single, multilevel system of registration of data of the individual number of an animal, its veterinary treatments including the results of diagnostic tests, as well as data about the owner of the animal, carried out by the state veterinary organizations created by local executive bodies and used by the authorized body;
      3-1) identification of live-stock animals – procedure of recording the animals including assignment of an individual number to animals by use of items (means) of identification, branding with inclusion of information about the live-stock animal into the live-stock animals identification data base and issuance of veterinary passport;
      3-2) emission of individual numbers of live-stock animals (hereinafter – emission of individual numbers) – the set of measures on determination of sequential numeration of individual numbers of live-stock animals and their distribution on administrative territorial divisions of the republic;
      3-2) extract from live-stock animals identification database – details on terms and character of carried out veterinary measures including the results of diagnostic tests extracted from live-stock animals identification database by specialists in the field of veterinary of the state veterinary organizations created by local executive bodies, upon requirement of the owners of animals in the manner and form approved by authorized body;
      3-4) items (means) of identification of live-stock animals – labels (plunging, with radio frequency tag), boluses, chips and other items (means) used for carrying out the identification of live-stock animals;
      3-5) attributes for carrying out the identification of live-stock animals – instruments and devices used for carrying out the identification of live-stock animals;
      3-6) laser station on labeling items (means) for carrying out the identification of live-stock animals (hereinafter – laser station) – organization carrying out marking of individual number on items (means) for carrying out the identification of live-stock animals;
      4) supervised zone – zone established between buffer and safe zones;
      4-1) biological wastes – materials, substances, remains of animal, of vegetative and mineral origin (spoils, aborted and dead-born fetuses, veterinary condemned materials, screenings) created in the result of death of animals, veterinary practical and scientific activity and experiments with living organisms and biological tissues (materials), as well as created in the process of activity of objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, production and raw materials of animal origin, organizations on production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feeding stuffs and feed supplements;
      5) buffer zone – territory established between deprived zone and supervised zone where systematic vaccination of animals and other veterinary measures are carried out for the purpose of prevention of spreading of infection;
      6) veterinary (field of veterinary) – field of special scientific knowledge and practical activity oriented to studying the diseases and food poisoning (affection) of animals, their preventive treatment, diagnostics, treatment and liquidation, ensuring the compliance of objects of the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision with the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine, as well as protection of population from diseases, common for animals and human;
      Note of RCLI!
      Subparagraph 7) is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      7) veterinary control station – subdivision of agency of authorized body located in the territory of frontier and customs stations (crossing points through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan which coincides with customs border of the Customs Union) equipped by necessary equipment and devices carrying out veterinary sanitary control and supervision of transferred (transported) objects;
      8) veterinary (veterinary sanitary) rules – regulatory legal act establishing veterinary (veterinary sanitary, zoo-hygiene) requirements to objects of the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision, as well as determining the procedure for conduct of veterinary measures on the basis of veterinary normative standards being compulsory for fulfillment by individuals and legal entities;
      9) veterinary documents – veterinary sanitary expert examination, veterinary health certificate issued by state veterinary sanitary inspectors of the city of republican significance, the capital, district, city of oblast significance regarding objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision; veterinary certificate issued by a specialist in the field of veterinary medicine of state veterinary organizations created by local executive bodies, on animal, production and raw materials of animal origin, on epizootic situation in the territory of the relevant administrative territorial entity, as well as attested by veterinary doctor of the subdivision of production control on determination of conformance of animals, production and raw materials to standard normatives in the manner approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      10) veterinary passport –document of standard form established by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan in which, for the purpose of registration of animals, it shall be stated as follows: owner, type, gender, color, age of animal;
      11) veterinary drugs:
      substances designed for preventive treatment, diagnostics and treatment of animal diseases, received from blood, blood plasma, as well as organs of animals, plants, minerals by synthetic procedures or with applying biological technologies;
      substances of vegetable, animal or synthetic origin having pharmacological activity;
      substances used as means of perfumery products or cosmetics for animals;
      substances designed for increase of productivity of animals, disinfection, disinsection and deratization.
      Provisions of this subparagraph shall be applied to medicinal products used (applied) in the field of veterinary medicine;
      12) circulation of veterinary drugs, feeding stuffs and feed supplements – production, storage, transfer, approbation and registration tests (veterinary drugs and feed supplements), confirmation of compliance, safety and quality control, advertisement, sale or applying of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      13) state registration of veterinary drugs, feed supplements – introduction of veterinary drugs by authorized body, feed supplements into state registries of veterinary drugs, feed supplements following the results of their expert examination, approbation and registration tests and issuance of market authorizations of standard form on them;
      14) state registries of veterinary drugs, feed supplements – the lists issued by authorized body containing details on veterinary drugs, feed supplements, passed the state registration and permitted for production, import and application in the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      15) registration tests of veterinary drugs, feed supplements – determination of conformance of veterinary drugs, feed supplements to safety and quality indicators;
      16) approbation of veterinary drug, feed supplements – testing of veterinary drug, feed supplements in restricted laboratory and (or) production conditions for the purpose of determination of their immunobiological properties and epizootological effectiveness, absence of consequences of their effect on organism of animal, as well as environmental safety for establishment of possibility of their using in veterinary practice;
      16-1) veterinary station – separate subdivision of state veterinary organization established by local executive bodies of district for carrying out of activity in the field of veterinary located in city of district significance, rural settlement, village, rural district;
      17) veterinary sanitary safety – the condition of objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision under which health of animals, safety of feed products and raw materials of animal origin, veterinary sanitary welfare of territories, protection of population from diseases, common for animals and human, as well as compliance of objects of the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision with the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary;
      18) veterinary sanitary expert examination – determination of compliance of products and raw materials of animal origin, feed stuffs and feed supplements to veterinary standard normatives by a set of organoleptic, biochemical, microbiological, parasitologic, toxicological and radiological researches;
      19) laboratory of veterinary sanitary expert examination – a legal entity or specialized subdivision of legal entity carrying out veterinary sanitary expert examination of products and raw materials of animal origin, feed stuffs and feed supplements selling on objects of internal trade and (or) at other places;
      19-1) specialist in the field of veterinary medicine – an employee of subdivisions of state bodies carrying out activity in the field of veterinary medicine, state veterinary organizations with high, postsecondary or technical and professional education in specialties of veterinary medicine;
      20) veterinary measures – a set of anti-epizootic, veterinary sanitary procedures oriented to prevention of occurrence, spreading or liquidation of animal diseases, including its preventive treatment, treatment or diagnostics; decontamination (disinfection), confiscation and destruction of animals being contaminated with highly dangerous diseases representing a danger for health of animals and human;
      safety ensuring of products and raw materials of animal origin, feed stuffs and feed supplements including identifying live-stock animals for the purpose of protection of health of animals and human from contagious diseases as well as common for animals and human;
      21) authorized body in the field of veterinary medicine (hereinafter – authorized body) – central executive body carrying out management in the field of veterinary medicine, as well as cross-sector coordination within own powers;
      22) record number – a code including the type of activity and number of object of production;
      23) meat-processing enterprise – industrial complex carrying out slaughtering of animals and processing of products of slaughtering, where the livestock depot, production department, department of production veterinary sanitary control and supervision and other support objects which meet veterinary sanitary norms and requirements;
      Note of RCLI!
      Subparagraph 24) is provided to be in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No. 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      24) veterinary inspection of animal – clinical examination of animal conducted by veterinary physician, state veterinary sanitary inspector for the purpose of evaluation of general condition of its health;
      25) agent of animal diseases – viruses, bacterias, rickettsia, chlamydia, mycoplasma, prions, protozoan, fungi, helmints, mites, insects;
      26) referential function on diagnostics of animal diseases – carrying out of typing (determination of typical difference within particular type) of agents of highly dangerous, slow and exotic animal diseases, as well as establishment of final diagnosis upon doubtful or contentious cases;
      27) products of animal origin – meat and meat products, milk and milk products, fish and fish products, eggs and egg products, as well as products of bee-farming;
      Note of RCLI!
      Subparagraph 28) is provided to be in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No. 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      28) veterinary inspection of products and raw materials of animal origin – conduct of inspection of carcasses and organs of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin for detection of visible changes, pathologic signs of manifestations of diseases in there for the purpose of preliminary determination of safety, carried out by state veterinary sanitary inspector, veterinary physician;
      29) raw materials of animal origin – skin, wool, hair, bristle, fur, feather, endocrine glands, intestines, blood, bones, horns, hooves, other products, received from animals intended for feed stuffs to animals and (or) used in industry;
      Note of RCLI!
      Article 1 is provided to be supplemented by subparagraph 29-1) in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No. 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      30) highly dangerous animal diseases – animal diseases accompanied by rapid or broad spread, high incidence of disease or lethality of animals, high social and economic damage, including diseases, common for animals and human determined by authorized body;
      31) contagious animal diseases – animal diseases arising due to introduction of animal specific infectious agent (invasion) and transmitting from animal to animal and human;
      32) non-contagious animal diseases – animal diseases arising in the result of violation of rules of feeding, keep, care and practical use of animals and not transmitting from animal to animal and human;
      33) enzootic animal diseases – animal diseases characterized by permanent or frequently repeated episodes in particular location, social economic damage, determined by local executive bodies of oblast, cities of republican significance, the capital;
      34) feed stuffs – products of vegetable, animal, mineral, microbiological, chemical origin, used for feeding animals, containing nutrient substance in available form and not having harmful effect on health of animals;
      35) feed supplement – substances of organic, mineral and (or) synthetic origin used as sources of deficient nutrient and mineral substances and vitamins in ration of animals;
      36) quarantine – legal regime providing system of veterinary and administrative and economic measures oriented to restriction or termination of economic communications and suspension of transportation (movement) of transferred (transported) objects between epizootic center of infection, deprived area and territory of veterinary and sanitary welfare for the purpose of liquidation of epizootic center of infection and prevention of spread of the disease;
      37) safe zone – zone free from contagious animal diseases;
      38) deprived zone – zone on which contagious animal diseases are detected;
      Note of RCLI!
      Subparagraph 38-1) is provided to be in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No. 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      38-1) quarantine of animals – separate maintenance of newly come, imported, acquired, exported, transferred animals for the purpose of conducting diagnostics research and veterinary treatments;
      39) transferred (transported) objects subject to state veterinary sanitary control and supervision (hereinafter – transferred (transported) objects) – animals, gametal and somatic cells of animals, animal disease agent strains, products and raw materials of animal origin, veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements, pathologic material or samples, selected from them, samples of water, air, soil, plants, items and attributes of veterinary and zoo-hygiene destination, as well as all the types of tare used for their packing and transport vehicles transporting such transferred (transported) objects;
      39-1) monitoring – state supervision system of the condition of objects of veterinary sanitary control and supervision including their analysis, assessment and forecast carried out in the manner established by authorized body;
      39-2) attestation of veterinary physicians of subdivisions of production control – procedure periodically conducted by authorized body on determination of conformance of veterinary physicians of subdivisions of production control to requirements established by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      39-3) processing centre – structural subdivision of state veterinary organization created by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan carrying out functions in accordance with this Law;
      40) expert examination act (minutes of tests) – document issued by veterinary laboratories following the results of diagnostics or veterinary sanitary expert examination of transferred (transported) objects;
      41) slaughtering area (area for slaughtering live-stock animals) – premises (place) designed for the period of absence of meat processing enterprises or slaughtering points for carrying out the slaughtering of livestock in compliance with veterinary sanitary rules and conduct of veterinary inspection of animal and products of its slaughtering;
      42) slaughtering station – specialized premise equipped by equipment for slaughtering the animals and primary processing of slaughtering products of animals which meet veterinary sanitary norms and requirements with conduct of veterinary and sanitary expert examination;
      42-1) registration – procedure of inputting the information on laser stations, items (means) and attributes for carrying out the identification of live-stock animals and their producers into data base on emission of individual numbers;
      Note of RCLI!
      Article 1 is provided to be supplemented by subparagraph 42-1) in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No. 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      43) objects of internal trade – trade establishments carrying out the sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements, as well as public catering facilities;
      44) restrictive measures – legal regime providing system of veterinary, administrative and economic measures oriented to partial restriction of economic communications and suspension of transportation (movement) of transferred (transported) objects in epizootic center of infection and deprived area for the purpose of prevention of spread of animal diseases and reaching veterinary sanitary welfare;
      45) epizooty – mass spread of highly dangerous and other infectious animal diseases in the territory of the relevant administrative and territorial entity;
      45-1) act of epizootological examination – document issued by state veterinary sanitary inspector following the results of examining the reasons of occurrence of epizootological source areas and detection of conditions enabling or impeding spread of animal diseases, as well as upon quarantine of animals;
      46) epizootological monitoring – system of collecting quantitative data on spreading of animal diseases including epizootological examination and information on regularity of development of specific animal disease, natural geographic and economic (household) conditions of territories of their inhabitation (keep, breeding) conducted veterinary measures and their following statistical processing for analysis of effectiveness of veterinary measures and forecasting of occurrence, development and liquidation of epizooty or panzootic;
      47) epizootological source area – restricted territory or premise where the source of infectious agent, factors of transmission and susceptible animals are.
      Footnote. Article 1 is in the wording of the Law of theRepublic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (order enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.01.2011 No. 383-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication); dated 29.09.2014. No 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 2. Legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine

      1. Legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine is based on the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan and consists of this Law and other regulatory legal acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      2. If international treaty ratified by the Republic of Kazakhstan establishes other rules than those contained in this Law, the rules of international treaties shall be applied.

Article 3. Main tasks in the field of veterinary medicine

      Main tasks in the field of veterinary medicine are:
      1) protection of animals from diseases and their treatment;
      2) protection of health of population from diseases, common for animals and human;
      3) ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety;
      4) protection of the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan from importation and spread of contagious and exotic animal diseases from other states;
      5) control of safety and quality of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      6) development and use of means and methods of diagnostics, fight against animal diseases and ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety;
      7) prevention and liquidation of environmental pollution upon carrying out of the activity in the field of veterinary medicine by individuals and legal entities;
      8) development of veterinary science, preparation and raising of qualification of specialists in the field of veterinary medicine, individuals and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine.
      Footnote. Article 3 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29.12.2006 No. 109 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Chapter 2. State regulation in the field of veterinary medicine

Article 4. State policy in the field of veterinary medicine

      State policy in the field of veterinary medicine is oriented to:
      1) carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision upon production, storage and sale of transferred (transported) objects;
      2) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.07.2012 No. 34-V (shall be enforced from the date of its first official publication);
      3) protection of territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan from importation and spread contagious and exotic animal diseases from other states;
      4) ensuring of independence of the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision;
      5) development of veterinary (veterinary sanitary) rules, norms and veterinary normative standards on the scientific basis in recognition of objective assessment of epizootic situation and international norms in the field of veterinary medicine;
      6) reaching higher level of carrying out veterinary measures than it is provided by international recommendations in existence of their scientific rationale;
      7) prevention of unreasonable restrictions in selling transferred (transported) objects upon carrying out of veterinary measures for the purpose of ensuring of veterinary sanitary welfare;
      7-1) ensuring of interaction of state bodies upon carrying out of veterinary measures;
      8) compensation of the costs of:
      confiscated and destructed affected animals, products and raw materials of animal origin representing danger for life of animals and human;
      animals, products and raw materials of animal origin decontaminated (disinfected) and processed without confiscation, representing danger for life of animals and human.
      Footnote. Article 4 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 10.07.2012 No. 34-V (shall be enforced from the date of its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 5. Competence of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine

      The competence of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine shall include:
      1) development of main directions of state policy in the field of veterinary medicine;
      2) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 03.07.2013 No. 124-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication);
      3)-7) are excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29.09.2014. No 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      8) cooperation with foreign states and international organizations in the field of veterinary medicine;
      9)-16) are excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29.09.2014. No 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      17) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).
      18) – 18-18) are excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29.09.2014. No 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      19) performance of other functions imposed on it by the Constitution, Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan and acts of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 5 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 15.07.2011 No. 461-IV (shall be enforced from 30.01.2012); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 03.07.2013 No. 124-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 18.01.2014 No. 165-V (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 29.09.2014. No 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 6. Veterinary system of the Republic of Kazakhstan

      Veterinary system of the Republic of Kazakhstan shall include:
      1) the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      1-1) authorized body;
      2) subdivisions of state bodies carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine;
      3) state veterinary organizations created in accordance with the normative standard of the state veterinary organizations network;
      4) individuals and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine.
      Footnote. Article 6 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 7. Bodies of public administration in the field of veterinary medicine

      1. Bodies of public administration in the field of veterinary medicine shall include authorized body, including its department carrying out state veterinary sanitary control and supervision, with territorial subdivisions as well as veterinary control posts.
      2. Head of authorized body shall have the right to assign special title “Senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of the Republic of Kazakhstan” to a head of department.
      Head of department shall have the right to assign special title “deputy Senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of the Republic of Kazakhstan”, and special titles “senior state veterinary sanitary inspector” and “deputy senior state veterinary sanitary inspector” to the relevant positions of administrative state servants of territorial subdivisions of the department.
      Other civil servants of department immediately carrying out state veterinary sanitary control and supervision are the state veterinary sanitary inspectors.
      Footnote. Article 7 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

Article 8. Competence of authorized body

      Competence of authorized body shall include:
      1) conduct of unified state policy in the field of veterinary medicine;
      1-1) carrying out of coordination and organizational supervision of local executive bodies in the field of veterinary medicine;
      2) organization and carrying out of the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision for compliance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine by individuals and legal entities;
      3) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 03.07.2013 No. 124-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication);
      4) development of the list of highly dangerous animal diseases, preventive treatment, diagnostics and liquidation of which shall be implemented out of budget funds;
      5) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).
      6) approval, organization and ensuring of veterinary measures on preventive treatment, diagnostics and liquidation of highly dangerous animal diseases;
      7) organization of protection of the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan from importation and spread of contagious and exotic animal diseases from other states;
      8) carrying out of the state procurement of veterinary drugs and services on their storage, transportation (delivery) and use in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      9) development of veterinary (veterinary sanitary) rules and other regulatory legal acts in the field of veterinary medicine in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      10) elaboration and approval of qualification requirements to the activity in the field of veterinary medicine;
      11) organization of veterinary scientific researches and retraining of specialists in the field of veterinary medicine, individual and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine;
      12) conduct of epizootic monitoring, survey of epizootic source areas in case of their occurrence;
      13) carrying out of approbation, control of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs, devices, instruments, their registration tests, as well as maintenance of the state registries of veterinary drugs, feed supplements;
      14) issuance of conclusions regarding new veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      15) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).
      16) representation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in international organizations in the field of veterinary medicine in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as ensuring the cooperation with them;
      17) recognition of equivalency of veterinary sanitary measures of other countries, if the measures ensure proper level of welfare in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      18) imposition of temporary veterinary sanitary measures in cases when scientific rationale of exporting country is insufficient on the basis of available proper information, including information received from international organizations;
      19) determination of territory or its art being free from diseases or with insignificant spread of diseases, carrying out of the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of exported transferred (transported) objects of these territories, representing confirmations to importing country and ensuring the access to its representatives for conducting inspection of these territories in cases provided by international treaties ratified by the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      20) approval of veterinary normative standards based on sufficient scientific rationale and in recognition of consequences for life and health of animals and human, as well as the relevant international requirements;
      21) development of rules of attestation of individuals and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine;
      22) development of technical regulations in the field of veterinary medicine;
      23) state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of fulfilling the requirements established by technical regulations in the manner provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      24) determination of procedure for division of the territory into zones;
      25) coordination of the plan of veterinary measures on ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety in the territory of the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      26) approval of the procedure and normative standard of formation, use and write-off of republican stock of veterinary drugs;
      27) organization of state procurement, storage, use and write-off of republican stock of veterinary drugs;
      28) approval of procedure and normative standard of writing-off of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements upon their use, as well as destruction upon expiry of terms and their storage or recognition as improper for use for the purpose intended following the results of laboratory investigations;
      29) development of procedure for carrying out of transportation (movement) of transferred (transported) objects in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      30) development of procedure for issuance of permit for export, import and transit of transferred (transported) objects in recognition of assessment of epizootic situation in the relevant territory;
      31) rendering of decision on conduct of the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision and on determination of organizations from which the import of transferred (transported) objects is allowed;
      32) development of procedure for assignment and assignment of record numbers to objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as organizations on production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      33) carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of use, transportation (delivery), storage and destruction of animal disease agent strains in organizations used in the field of veterinary medicine;
      34) development of the rules of selecting samples of transferred (transported) objects and biological material;
      35) approval of recommendations and methodological instructive regulations on carrying out of veterinary measures;
      36) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      37) development of typical provision on subdivisions of local executive bodies carrying out activity in the field of veterinary medicine;
      38) development of procedure for identification of live-stock animals;
      38-1) development of rules of functioning processing centre;
      38-2) development of rules of registering laser stations, items (means) and attributes for carrying out the identification of live-stock animals and producers;
      39) approval of the rules of formation and maintenance of live-stock animals identification database and issuance of extract from it;
      40) compensation of the costs of recovered and destructed affected animals, products and raw materials of animal origin to owners, representing a danger for health of animals and human;
      41) provision of information on epizootic situation to individuals and legal entities in the country of export, import and transit;
      42) development of procedure for organization of conducting slaughtering of live-stock animals intended for the following sale;
      43) development and approval of forms of compulsory departmental reporting, prompt sheets, risk assessment criteria, semi-annual plans of conducting inspections in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On state control and supervision in the Republic of Kazakhstan”;
      44) development and approval of veterinary (veterinary sanitary) normative standards, forms of veterinary recording and reporting;
      45) development of procedure for maintenance, representing of veterinary recording and reporting;
      46) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 16.05.2014 No. 203-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of six months after the date of its first official publication);
      46-1) development of veterinary (veterinary sanitary) requirements to objects of production carrying out growth, sale of animals;
      46-2) development of veterinary (veterinary sanitary) requirements to objects of production carrying out procurement (slaughtering of animals), storage, processing and sale of products and raw materials of animal origin;
      46-3) development of veterinary (veterinary sanitary) requirements to organizations on production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      46-4) development of procedure for issuance of veterinary documents and requirements to their blanks;
      46-5) approval of rules of planning and conducting veterinary measures against highly dangerous animal diseases;
      46-6) approval of procedure for coordination of normative and technical documentation on new, modified veterinary drugs, feed supplements;
      46-7) issuance of the act of epizootological;
      46-8) development of procedure for attestation of veterinary physicians of production control subdivisions;
      46-9) licensing of production of drugs of veterinary purpose in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      46-10) development of the state normative standard of the state veterinary organizations network;
      46-11) development of procedure for utilization, destruction of biological wastes;
      46-12) approval of the plan of state monitoring on ensuring of food safety;
      46-13) development of the rules of issuance of the act of expert examination (minutes of tests);
      46-14) development of the rules of conducting veterinary sanitary expert examination;
      46-15) development of the rules of conducting state registration of veterinary drugs, feed supplements;
      46-16) development of the rules of sale of animals;
      46-17) development of the rules of quarantine of animals;
      46-18) development of the rules of conducting disinfection, disinsection, deratization;
      46-19) development of the rules of conducting epizootic monitoring;
      46-20) approval of the rules of conducting approbation of veterinary drugs and feed supplements;
      46-21) development of the rules of handling with animals;
      46-22) development of the rules of establishment or removal of restrictive measures and quarantine;
      46-23) development of the rules of interaction of state bodies upon conducting veterinary measures;
      46-24) approval of the rules of conducting diagnostics testing;
      47) carrying out of other powers provided by this Law, other Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan, acts of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 8 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 15.07.2011 NO. 461-IV (shall be enforced from 30.01.2012); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 10.07.2012 No. 36-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 03.07.2013 No. 124-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 16.05.2014 No. 203-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of six months after the date of its first official publication); dated 29.09.2014 No. 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 9. Subdivisions of state bodies carrying out activity in the field of veterinary medicine

      1. Subdivisions of state bodies carrying out activity in the field of veterinary medicine are:
      1) subdivisions of local executive bodies of oblast, cities of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine;
      2) subdivisions of state bodies maintaining and using the animals.
      2. Subdivisions of local executive bodies of oblast, cities of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance shall carry out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine in accordance with this Law and shall be created in the form of independent subdivisions.
      2-1. A head of subdivision of local executive bodies of oblast, cities of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine is a senior state veterinary physician, as well as civil servants are state veterinary physicians.
      3. State bodies maintaining and using the animals shall have the right to establish subdivisions in the manner provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan for the purpose of carrying out of activity in the field of veterinary medicine:
      1) preventive treatment and diagnostics of diseases, treatment of animals belonging to the relevant state bodies;
      2) state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision belonging to the relevant state bodies.
      4. Subdivisions of state bodies mentioned in paragraph 3 of this Article shall be governed by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      5. Subdivisions of state bodies carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine shall maintain veterinary recording and reporting and represent them in the manner provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      Footnote. Article 9 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 10. Competence of local executive bodies of oblast, cities of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance

      Footnote. Title as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).

      1. The competence of local executive bodies of oblast shall include:
      1) organization of protection of health of population from diseases, common for animals and human jointly with authorized state body in the field of health care service and carrying out of mutual exchange of information;
      1-1) implementation of state policy in the field of veterinary medicine;
      2) making decisions on establishment of quarantine or restrictive measures upon recommendations of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of the relevant territory in case of occurrence of contagious diseases of animals in two and more districts located in the territory of oblast;
      3) making decisions on removal of restrictive measures or quarantine upon recommendations of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of the relevant territory after conduct of a set of veterinary measures on liquidation of source areas of contagious animal diseases occurred in two and more districts located in the territory of this oblast;
      4) licensing the activity in the field of veterinary medicine in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, with the exception of production of drugs of veterinary purpose;
      5) rendering of decision on division of territory into zones in the manner established by the authorized body;
      6) approval of the plan of veterinary measures on ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety in the territory of the relevant administrative territorial entity in coordination with authorized body;
      7) organization of carrying out veterinary measures on ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety in the territory of the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      8) organization of storage, transportation (delivery) of veterinary drugs on preventive treatment of highly dangerous animal diseases, with the exception of republican stock of veterinary drugs to local executive bodies of districts (cities of oblast significance);
      9) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).
      Note of RCLI!
      New wording of subparagraph 10) is provided in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      10) carrying out of the state procurement and transportation (delivery) of items and attributes of veterinary purpose for carrying out the identification of live-stock animals, veterinary passport for animal, with the exception of cases provided by the legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      Note of RCLI!
      New wording of subparagraph 10-1) is provided in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      10-1) determination of necessity in individual numbers of live-stock animals and transfer of information to processing centre;
      Note of RCLI!
      Subparagraph 10-2) is provided to be excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      10-2) ensuring of transferring individual numbers of live-stock animals received from processing centre to suppliers of items (means) and attributes of veterinary purpose for conduct of identifying live-stock animals before conclusion of agreements with them for their supply;
      11) organization of maintaining live-stock animals identification data base;
      11-1) assignment of record numbers to objects of production carrying out the growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and selling of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as to organizations on production, storage and selling of veterinary drugs, feeding stuffs and feed supplements;
      11-2) organization and carrying out of state veterinary-sanitary control and supervision of compliance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan by individuals and legal entities in the field of veterinary medicine within the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      11-3) conducting inspection of epizootic centers in case of their occurrence;
      11-4) organization and carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of performing the requirements established by technical regulations in the manner provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan within the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      11-5) issuance of the act of epizootological examination;
      11-6) carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision for compliance with the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary:
      on the objects of internal trade;
      on the objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and selling of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as in organizations on storage and selling of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements (with the exception of those linked with import or export);
      of persons carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary, with the exception of production of veterinary drugs;
      upon transportation (movement), uploading, unloading of transferred (transported) objects within the relevant administrative territorial entity, with the exception of their export (import) and transit;
      on all the types of transport vehicles, on all the types of tares, packing materials that may be the factors of transmitting the agents of animal diseases, with the exception of export (import) and transit;
      on cattle-driving ways, routes, territories of pastures and watering of animals on which the routes of transportation (movement) pass;
      in territories, in industrial premises and of the activity of individuals and legal entities, growing, storing, processing, selling or using the transferred (transported) objects, with the exception of export (import) and transit;
      11-7) carrying out the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of compliance with zoo-hygiene and veterinary (veterinary sanitary) requirements upon arrangement, construction, reconstruction and putting into operation of animal burial sites (biothermal storage pits), objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision linked with keep, breeding, use, production, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale, as well as upon transportation (movement) of the transferred (transported) objects;
      11-8) drawing up of the act of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in respect of individuals and legal entities;
      12) digest, analysis of veterinary recording and reporting and their representation to authorized body;
      13) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      14) carrying out of state procurement of veterinary drugs on preventive treatment and diagnostics of enzootic animal diseases, services on their preventive treatment and diagnostics, organization of their storage and transportation (delivery) to local executive bodies of districts (cities of oblast significance);
      15) ensuring of performing veterinary measures on preventive treatment of highly dangerous animal diseases according to the list approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as enzootic animal diseases;
      16) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication);
      17) organization and conduct of educational work of the population on the issues of veterinary medicine;
      17-1) organization of carrying out measures on identifying live-stock animals;
      17-2) participation in the state commissions on acceptance of objects of production into operation, carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as organizations on production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      17-3) approval of the list of enzootic animal diseases, preventive treatment and diagnostics of which shall be carried out at the expense of budget funds;
      18) carrying out of other powers in behalf of local public administration, imposed on local executive bodies by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      1-1. Competence of local executive bodies of cities of republican significance, the capital shall include:
      1) organization of protection of health of population from diseases, common for animals and human jointly with authorized state body in the field of health care service and carrying out of mutual information exchange;
      1-1) implementation of state policy in the field of veterinary medicine;
      2) making decisions on establishment of quarantine or restrictive measures upon recommendations of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector in case of occurrence of contagious animal diseases in the territory of the city of republican significance, the capital;
      3) making decisions on removal of restrictive measures or quarantine upon recommendations of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector after conduct of a set of veterinary measures on liquidation of source areas of contagious animal diseases occurred in the territory of the city of republican significance, the capital;
      4) licensing of the activity in the field of veterinary medicine in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, with the exception of production of drugs of veterinary purpose;
      5) rendering of decision on division of territory into zones in the manner established by authorized body;
      6) approval of the plan of veterinary measures on ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety in the territory of the relevant administrative territorial entity in coordination with authorized body;
      7) organization of carrying out veterinary measures on ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety in the territory of the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      8) organization of storage, transportation (delivery) of veterinary drugs on preventive treatment of highly hazardous animal diseases, with the exception of republican stock of veterinary drugs;
      9) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).
      Note of RCLI!
      New wording of subparagraph 10) is provided in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      10) carrying out of state procurement and transportation (delivery) of items (means) and attributes of veterinary purpose for conduct of identifying live-stock animals, veterinary passport for animal, with the exception of cases provided by the legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      11) organization of maintaining live-stock animals identification database;
      11-1) assignment of record numbers to objects of production carrying out the growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and selling of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as to organizations on production, storage and selling of veterinary drugs, feeding stuffs and feed supplements;
      11-2) approval of the list of state veterinary physicians having the right to issue veterinary sanitary certificate regarding objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision;
      11-3) organization and carrying out of state veterinary-sanitary control and supervision of compliance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan by individuals and legal entities in the field of veterinary medicine within the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      11-4) conducting inspection of epizootic centers in case of their occurrence;
      11-5) organization and carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of performing the requirements established by technical regulations in the manner provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan within the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      11-6) issuance of the act of epizootological examination;
      11-7) carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision for compliance with the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary:
      on the objects of internal trade;
      on the objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and selling of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as in organizations on storage and selling of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements (with the exception of those linked with import or export);
      of persons carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary, with the exception of production of veterinary drugs;
      upon transportation (movement), uploading, unloading of transferred (transported) objects within the relevant administrative territorial entity, with the exception of their export (import) and transit;
      on all the types of transport vehicles, on all the types of tares, packing materials that may be the factors of transmitting the agents of animal diseases, with the exception of export (import) and transit;
      on cattle-driving ways, routes, territories of pastures and watering of animals on which the routes of transportation (movement) pass;
      in territories, in industrial premises and of the activity of individuals and legal entities, growing, storing, processing, selling or using the transferred (transported) objects, with the exception of export (import) and transit;
      11-8) carrying out the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of compliance with zoo-hygiene and veterinary (veterinary sanitary) requirements upon arrangement, construction, reconstruction and putting into operation of animal burial sites (biothermal storage pits), objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision linked with keep, breeding, use, production, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale, as well as upon transportation (movement) of the transferred (transported) objects;
      11-9) drawing up of the act of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in respect of individuals and legal entities;
      12) digest, analysis of veterinary recording and reporting and their representation to authorized body;
      13) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 o. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      14) carrying out of the state procurement of veterinary drugs on preventive treatment and diagnostics of enzootic animal diseases;
      15) organization of storage and transportation (delivery) of veterinary drugs, carrying out of veterinary measures on identifying and diagnostics of enzootic animal diseases;
      16) ensuring of performance of veterinary measures on preventive treatment of highly dangerous animal diseases according to the list approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as enzootic animal diseases;
      17) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      18) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      19) organization and conduct of educational work of population on the issues of veterinary medicine;
      Note of RCLI!
      New wording of subparagraph 20) is provided in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      20) determination of necessity in individual numbers of live-stock animals and transfer of information to processing centre;
      Note of RCLI!
      Subparagraph 21) is provided to be excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      21) ensuring of transferring individual numbers of live-stock animals received from processing centre to suppliers of items (means) and attributes of veterinary purpose for conduct of identifying live-stock animals before conclusion of agreements with them for their supply;
      22) organization of carrying out measures on identifying live-stock animals;
      23) organization of catching and elimination of stray dogs and cats;
      24) organization of construction of animal burial sites (biothermal storage pits) and ensuring of their maintenance in accordance with veterinary (veterinary sanitary) requirements;
      25) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      26) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      27) introduction of rules of animal management, rules of management and walking of dogs and cats, rules of catching and elimination of stray dogs and cats, suggestions on establishment of borders of sanitary zones of animal management into local representative body of cities of republican significance, the capital for approval;
      28) organization and ensuring of provision of information on carried out veterinary measures to interested persons;
      29) organization of state commissions for acceptance of objects of production into operation carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as organizations on production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      30) decontamination (disinfection) and processing of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin without confiscation representing danger for health of animals and human;
      31) compensation to owners of the costs of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin being decontaminated (disinfected) and processed without confiscation, representing danger for health of animals and human;
      32) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      32-1) participation in state commissions for acceptance of objects of production into operation carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as organizations on production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      32-2) approval of the list of enzootic animal diseases, preventive treatment and diagnostics of which shall be carried out at the expense of budget funds;
      32-3) organization of sanitary slaughtering of affected animals;
      33) carrying out of other powers in behalf of the local public administration imposed on local executive bodies by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      2. Competence of local executive body of district, city of oblast significance shall include:
      1) introduction of rules of animal management, rules of management and walking of dogs and cats, rules of catching and elimination of stray dogs and cats, suggestions on establishment of borders of sanitary zones of animal management into local representative body of oblast for approval;
      2) organization of catching and elimination of stray dogs and cats;
      3) organization of construction of animal burial sites (biothermal storage pits) and ensuring of their maintenance in accordance with veterinary (veterinary sanitary) requirements;
      4) organization and ensuring of provision of information on carried out veterinary measures to interested persons;
      5) organization and conduct of educational work of the population on the issues of veterinary medicine;
      6) organization of state commissions on acceptance of objects of production into operation carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as organizations on production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      7) decontamination (disinfection) and processing of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin without confiscation representing danger for health of animals and human;
      8) compensation to owners of the costs of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin being decontaminated (disinfected) and processed without confiscation, representing danger for health of animals and human;
      9) making decisions on establishment of quarantine or restrictive measures upon recommendations of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of the relevant territory in case of occurrence of contagious animal diseases in the territory of district (city of oblast significance);
      10) making decisions on removal of restrictive measures or quarantine upon recommendations of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of the relevant territory after conduct of a set of veterinary measures on liquidation of source areas of contagious animal diseases in the territory of district;
      11) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      11-1) approval of the list of state veterinary physicians having the right to issue veterinary sanitary certificate regarding objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision;
      11-2) organization and carrying out of state veterinary-sanitary control and supervision of compliance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan by individuals and legal entities in the field of veterinary medicine within the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      11-3) conducting inspection of epizootic centers in case of their occurrence;
      11-4) issuance of the act of epizootological examination;
      11-5) carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision for compliance with the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary:
      on the objects of internal trade;
      on the objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and selling of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as in organizations on storage and selling of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements (with the exception of those linked with import or export);
      of persons carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary, with the exception of production of veterinary drugs;
      upon transportation (movement), uploading, unloading of transferred (transported) objects within the relevant administrative territorial entity, with the exception of their export (import) and transit;
      on all the types of transport vehicles, on all the types of tares, packing materials that may be the factors of transmitting the agents of animal diseases, with the exception of export (import) and transit;
      on cattle-driving ways, routes, territories of pastures and watering of animals on which the routes of transportation (movement) pass;
      in territories, in industrial premises and of the activity of individuals and legal entities, growing, storing, processing, selling or using the transferred (transported) objects, with the exception of export (import) and transit;
      11-6) carrying out the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of compliance with zoo-hygiene and veterinary (veterinary sanitary) requirements upon arrangement, construction, reconstruction and putting into operation of animal burial sites (biothermal storage pits), objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision linked with keep, breeding, use, production, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale, as well as upon transportation (movement) of the transferred (transported) objects;
      11-7) drawing up of the act of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in respect of individuals and legal entities;
      12) organization of carrying out veterinary measures on enzootic animal diseases in the territory of the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      13) organization of carrying out veterinary measures on preventive treatment of highly dangerous animal diseases according to the list approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      14) organization of carrying out measures on identifying live-stock animals, maintenance of live-stock animals identification database;
      Note of RCLI!
      New wording of subparagraph 14-1) is provided in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      14-1) determination of necessity in individual numbers of live-stock animals and transfer of information to local executive body of oblast, city of republican significance, the capital;
      15) digest, analysis of veterinary recording and reporting and their representation to local executive body of oblast, city of republican significance, the capital;
      16) making suggestions to local executive body of oblast, city of republican significance, the capital on veterinary measures on preventive treatment of contagious and non-contagious animal diseases;
      17) making suggestions to local executive body of oblast, city of republican significance, the capital according to the list of enzootic animal diseases, preventive treatment and diagnostics of which shall be carried out at the expense if budget funds;
      18) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      19) organization of storage of veterinary drugs acquired at the expense of budget funds, with the exception of republican stock of veterinary drugs;
      20) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      20-1) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      20-2) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      20-3) making suggestions to local executive body of oblast on veterinary measures on ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety in the territory of the relevant administrative territorial entity;
      20-4) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      20-5) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      20-6) organization of sanitary slaughtering of affected animals;
      20-7) receipt of notifications from individuals and legal entities on beginning or termination of carrying out the entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine, as well as maintenance of the state electronic register of permits and notifications in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On permits and notifications”;
      21) carrying out of other powers in behalf of local public administration imposed on local executive bodies by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 10 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.03.2011 No. 420-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 27.04.2012 No. 15-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 10.11.2014 No 249-V (enforced upon expiration of 90 calendar days after the day of its first publication).

Article 10-1. Competence of akim of city of district significance, rural settlement, village, rural district

      Competence of akim of city of district significance, rural settlement, village, rural district shall include:
      1) determination of the places of pasturing of animals on lands of inhabited locality;
      2) organization of sanitary clearance of the territory of inhabited localities;
      3)-6) are excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      7) making decisions on establishment of quarantine or restrictive measures under recommendations of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector in case of occurrence of contagious animal diseases in the relevant territory;
      8) making decisions on removal of restrictive measures or quarantine upon recommendations of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector after conduct of a set of veterinary measures on liquidation of source areas of contagious animal diseases in the relevant territory;
      9)-14) are excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      15) provision of veterinary stations with working premises in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      16)-17) are excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      Footnote. Article 10-1 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 15.07.2011 No. 461-IV (shall be enforced from 30.01.2012); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 11. State veterinary organizations

      1. Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan shall establish state veterinary organizations in the form of:
      1) state enterprise for the purpose of carrying out of the following functions:
      liquidation of source areas of highly dangerous animal diseases included into the list approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      disinfection of transport vehicles on veterinary control posts;
      storage of republican stock of veterinary drugs;
      confiscation and destruction of animals diseased by highly dangerous diseases under decision of state bodies;
      processing centre according to paragraph 1 of Article 32 of this Law;
      2) republican state enterprise for the purpose of carrying out of the following functions related to the state monopoly:
      diagnostics of highly dangerous animal diseases, included into the list approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      diagnostics of enzootic animal diseases included into the list approved by local executive body of oblast, city of republican significance, the capital.
      The activity linked technically with diagnostics of highly dangerous animal diseases included into the list approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and diagnostics of enzootic animal diseases included into the list approved by local executive body of oblast, city of republican significance, the capital shall include:
      conduct of laboratory investigations and veterinary sanitary expert examination;
      calibration testing and attestation of test equipment;
      bacteriologic quality research of disinfection;
      utilization and destruction of biological wastes;
      3) republican state enterprise for the purpose of carrying out of the following functions:
      referential function on diagnostics of animal diseases;
      epizootic monitoring;
      maintenance of the National collection of repository microbial strains;
      registration tests, approbations of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs, as well as control of series (consignments) of drugs upon their reclamation;
      state monitoring, reference on ensuring of food safety;
      safety monitoring of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements.
      1-1. Prices for goods (works, services) produced and (or) sold by subject of the state monopoly shall be established by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      2. State veterinary organizations shall carry out their activity on the basis of a license issued in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      3. State veterinary organizations shall maintain veterinary recording and reporting and represent them in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      4. Local executive bodies of cities of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance shall create state veterinary organizations in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, for the purpose of carrying out the following functions:
      carrying out of veterinary measures against highly dangerous, non-contagious and enzootic animal diseases;
      conduct of identifying live-stock animals;
      rendering of services on artificial insemination of live-stock animals;
      rendering of services on transportation (delivery), storage of veterinary drugs against highly dangerous and enzootic animal diseases, as well as transportation (delivery) of items (means) and attributes for conduct of identifying live-stock animals;
      maintenance of animal burial sites (biothermal storage pits), slaughtering areas (areas for slaughtering live-stock animals), construction of which is organized by local executive bodies of the relevant administrative territorial entities;
      catching and elimination of stray dogs and cats;
      issuance of veterinary certificate;
      maintenance of live-stock animals identification database and issuance of extract from it;
      selection of samples of biological material and their delivery to veterinary laboratory;
      rendering of services on transportation of affected animals on sanitary slaughtering.
      State veterinary organizations formed by local executive bodies of districts shall be created with veterinary stations.
      Footnote. Article 11 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 10.07.2012 No. 34-V (shall be enforced from the date of its first official publication); dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication); dated 16.05.2014 No. 203-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of six months after the date of its first official publication); dated 10.11.2014 No 249-V (enforced upon expiration of 90 calendar days after the day of its first publication).

Article 12. Licensing of activity in the field of veterinary medicine

      Licensing of activity in the field of veterinary medicine shall be carried out in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan on licensing.
      Footnote. Article 12 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 12 January 2007 No. 222 (shall be enforced upon expiry of 6 months from the date of its official publication).

Article 13. Entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine

      1. Entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine shall be carried out by individuals and legal entities in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      1-1. Types of entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine carried out by individuals and legal entities shall include:
      1) veterinary medical and preventive activity;
      2) sale of drug products for veterinary purposes, biological drugs, items and attributes of veterinary and zoo-hygiene purpose;
      3) conduct of disinfection, disinsection, deratization, dehelmintization;
      4) production and sale of drugs of veterinary purpose;
      5) veterinary sanitary expert examination of products and raw materials of animal origin;
      6) other types of activity in the field of veterinary medicine, not prohibited by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      2. Persons with higher, post-graduate or technical and professional education on specialties of veterinary medicine shall have the right of engagement in entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine.
      Individuals and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine shall be subject to record registration.
      3. Individuals and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine shall be subject to attestation in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      4. Individuals and legal entities shall maintain veterinary recording and reporting following the results of their entrepreneurial activity and represent them in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      Footnote. Article 13 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 27.07.2007 No. 320 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 15.07.2011 No. 461-IV (shall be enforced from 30.01.2012); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication); dated 16.05.2014 No. 203-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of six months after the date of its first official publication).

Article 13-1. Notification on beginning or termination of carrying out the entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine

      1. The following types of entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine shall be subject to notifying:
      1) veterinary medical and preventive activity;
      2) sale of medicinal products for veterinary purposes, biological drugs, items and attributes of veterinary and zoo-hygiene purpose;
      3) conduct of disinfection, disinsection, deratization, dehelmintization.
      2. Individuals and legal entities before beginning of the carrying out or termination of entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine shall be obliged to notify local executive body of the city of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance in the manner established by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On permits and notifications”.
      3. Individuals and legal entities that notified local executive body of the city of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance on beginning of veterinary medical preventive activity shall be obliged to:
      1) have a set of equipment being required for carrying out the activity;
      2) have employees on the relevant specialties in the field of veterinary medicine in a stuff (legal entities);
      3) have a diploma on education of the relevant specialty in the field of veterinary medicine (individuals).
      4. Individuals and legal entities that notified local executive body of the city of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance on beginning of veterinary medical preventive activity shall enclose the notification with:
      1) summary table that includes the last name, first name, patronymic, education, number and date of issuing a diploma signed by the chief executive officer and affixed a seal of organization (legal entities);
      2) copy of diploma on education of the relevant specialty in the field of veterinary medicine (individuals);
      3) certificate on undergoing the specialty or improvement and other types of raising of qualification;
      4) copy of veterinary sanitary examination.
      5. Individuals and legal entities that notified local executive body of the city of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance on beginning of the activity of sale of medicinal products for veterinary purposes, biological drugs, items and attributes of veterinary and zoo-hygiene purpose shall be obliged to:
      1) have premises and set of equipment being required for carrying out the activity on the basis of right of ownership or other legal ground;
      2) have employees on the relevant specialties in the field of veterinary medicine in a stuff (legal entities);
      3) have a diploma on education of the relevant specialty in the field of veterinary medicine (individuals).
      The notification shall be accompanied by documents provided by subparagraphs 1), 2) and 3) of paragraph 4 of this Article, as well as copies of:
      1) confirmation on assignment of record number regarding the object;
      2) entitling documents confirming existence of the relevant premises on the basis of right of ownership or other legal ground.
      6. Individuals and legal entities that notified local executive body of the city of republican significance, the capital, districts, cities of oblast significance on beginning of the activity on conducting disinfection, disinsection, deratization, dehelmintization shall be obliged to:
      1) have the premises, set of equipment and technology being required for carrying out the activity on the basis of right of ownership or other legal ground;
      2) have employees on the relevant specialties in the field of veterinary medicine in a stuff (legal entities);
      3) have a diploma o education of the relevant specialty in the field of veterinary medicine (individuals).
      The notification shall be accompanied by the documents provided by subparagraphs 1), 2), 3) and 4) of paragraph 4 of this Article, as well as copies of entitling documents confirming existence of the relevant premises on the basis of right of ownership or other legal ground.
      7. Representation of documents provided by this Article shall not be required upon existence of possibility of receiving information contained in them from the state informational systems and (or) from the form of details.
      Upon submission of documents through a web-portal of “electronic government” or public service centre, the documents shall be represented in electronic form.
      Footnote. Chapter 2 is supplemented by Article 13-1 in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 16.05.2014 No. 203-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of six months after the date of its first official publication).

Chapter 3. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision

Article 14. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision

      Footnote. Title of Article 14 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.07.2009 No. 188-IV (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

      1. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision – a set of actions of civil servants of authorized body oriented to ensuring of compliance of individuals and legal entities with requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      1-1. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision shall be carried out in the form of inspection and other forms.
      1-2. Inspection shall be carried out in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On state control and supervision in the Republic of Kazakhstan”. Other forms of state control and supervision shall be carried out in accordance with this Law.
      2. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision shall provide:
      1) control and supervision of activity of individuals and legal entities on performance of requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine within competence;
      2) distribution, control and supervision of storage, transportation (delivery) and use of purchased veterinary drugs through the budget programs including their republican stock;
      3) control and supervision of carrying out of veterinary measures on protection of territories of the Republic of Kazakhstan from carrying and spreading of contagious and exotic animal diseases from other states;
      4) maintenance of veterinary recording and reporting and their representation in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine;
      5) control and supervision of organization and performance of veterinary measures;
      6) control and supervision of safety of objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision, veterinary sanitary situation; detection and establishment of reasons of conditions of occurrence and spreading of animal diseases and their food poisoning;
      6-1) control and supervision of conduct of identifying live-stock animals;
      6-2) control and supervision of activity of subdivisions of local executive bodies carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine;
      7) considering the cases on administrative violations in accordance with the legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      2-1. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision carried out by officials of local executive bodies shall provide:
      1) control and supervision of the activity of individuals and legal entities on performing the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine, with the exception of activity linked with production of veterinary drugs and feed supplements, import, export, transit of transferred (transported) objects;
      2) distribution, control and supervision of storage, transportation (delivery) and use of veterinary drugs purchased through the budget projects, with the exception of republican stock;
      3) maintenance of veterinary record and reporting and their representation in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine;
      4) control and supervision of performance of veterinary measures;
      5) control and supervision of security of the objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision, veterinary sanitary situation; detection and establishment of the reasons and conditions for occurrence and distribution of animal diseases and their food poisoning;
      6) control and supervision of carrying out the identification of live-stock animals;
      7) consideration of cases on administrative infractions in accordance with the legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      3. State veterinary sanitary control and supervisions shall be carried out by state veterinary sanitary inspectors that conform to qualification requirements established by the authorized body in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      3-1. Is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.07.2009 No. 188-IV (the order of enforcement see Article 2).
      4. Provision on state veterinary sanitary control and supervision shall be developed by authorized body and approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 14 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 31.01.2006 No. 125; dated 17.07.2009 No. 188-IV (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 06.01.2011 No. 378-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 14-1. Procedure for carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision

      1. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision carrying out by officials of the authorized body for compliance with requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine shall be carried out:
      1) on objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as in organizations on production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      2) at persons producing veterinary drugs;
      3) in state veterinary organizations;
      Note of RCLI!
      Subparagraph 4) of paragraph 1 is provided to be in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No. 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      4) in frontier and customs points (crossing points through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan coinciding with customs border of the Customs Union) upon transportation (movement) of transferred (transported) objects through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan coinciding with the customs border of the Customs Union;
      5) upon transportation (movement), uploading, unloading of transferred (transported) objects upon export (import) and transit;
      6) on all types of transport vehicles, on all the types of tares, packing materials that may be the factors of transmitting the agents of animal diseases upon export (import) and transit;
      7) on cattle-driving ways, routes, territories of pastures and watering of animals on which the routes of transportation (movement) pass upon export (import) and transit;
      8) in territories, industrial premises and of the activity of individuals and legal entities, growing, keeping, processing, selling or using transferred (transported) objects upon export (import) and transit, as well as carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine within the competence.
      9) for performance of functions of local executive bodies and their subdivisions carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine, including the functions of state veterinary control and supervision carrying out within the competence.
      2. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision carried out by officials of local executive bodies for compliance with the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine shall be carried out:
      1) on objects of internal trade;
      2) on objects of production, carrying out the growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as in organizations on storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements (with the exception of those linked with import and export);
      3) at persons carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine, with the exception of production of veterinary drugs;
      4) upon transportation (movement), uploading, unloading of transferred (transported) objects within the relevant administrative territorial entity, with the exception of their export (import) and transit;
      5) on all the types of transport vehicles, on all the types of tare, packing materials that may be the factors of transmitting the agents of animal diseases, with the exception of export (import) and transit;
      6) on cattle-driving ways, routes, territories of pastures and watering of animals on which the routes of transportation (movement) pass;
      7) in territories, in industrial premises and of the activity of individuals and legal entities, growing, storing, processing, selling or using the transferred (transported) objects, with the exception of export (import) and transit.
      3. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision on objects mentioned in paragraphs 1 and 2 of this Article shall be carried out by state veterinary sanitary inspectors, state veterinary physicians of the relevant territories in the form of inspection and other forms, as well as by considering accompanying veterinary documents with the exception of objects mentioned in paragraph 5 of this Article.
      Note of RCLI!
      Paragraph 4 is provided to be in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10.11.2014 No. 249-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ninety calendar days after the date of its first official publication).
      4. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision in crossing automobile points through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan coinciding with customs border of the Customs Union shall be carried out by state veterinary sanitary inspectors placed in customs bodies of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      5. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision on objects of internal trade, in organizations on production, procurement (slaughtering), storage, use, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, in frontier and the Customs Union (crossing points through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan coinciding with customs border of the Customs Union) upon transportation (movement) of cargos being controllable by the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan coinciding with customs border of the Customs Union, as well as in quarantine zones and deprived points on highly dangerous diseases of animals and birds for compliance with requirements of the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine on non-admission of outbreaks, spreading of contagious animal diseases, ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety of products and raw materials of animal origin and protection of the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan from carrying and spreading of contagious and exotic animal diseases from other states, shall be carried out on a daily basis.
      6. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision shall be performed on a permanent basis without assignment of inspection for performance of the functions by local executive bodies and their subdivisions carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine including the functions of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision within the competence.
      7. Following the results of verifying compliance with requirements of the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine, the act of inspection shall be drawn up by verifying state veterinary sanitary inspector, state veterinary physician.
      Following the results of other forms of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision of objects of veterinary sanitary control and supervision, in case of detection of violations of requirements of the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine, a verifying state veterinary sanitary inspector, state veterinary physician shall draw up prescription, issue regulation on confiscation of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin representing highly danger for health of animals and human, depending on established violations of the requirements of the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan, but without bringing to administrative responsibility, with compulsory explanation of the procedure for its elimination to subject of private enterprise.
      8. In case of detecting the violations of requirements of the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine, following the results of inspection, the state veterinary sanitary inspector, state veterinary physician shall draw up prescription, issue regulation on imposition of administrative penalty depending on character of established violations within the competence.
      9. Act of inspection shall be drawn up in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On state control and supervision in the Republic of Kazakhstan”.
      Act of inspection shall be drawn up in three (in case of detecting the violations of the requirements of the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine – in four) copies and shall be signed by state veterinary sanitary inspector of the relevant territory who conducted inspection.
      The first copy of the act of inspection shall be delivered to state body carrying out statistical activity in the field of legal statistics and special recordings and to its territorial bodies within the competence by a verifying state veterinary sanitary inspector, state veterinary physician, the second copy shall be given against signature of a verifying person, the third copy shall be remained at a verifying state veterinary sanitary inspector, state veterinary physician and the fourths copy shall be given to veterinary sanitary inspector, state veterinary physician of the relevant territory for bringing a suit in court. In case of refusal from accepting the act by a verifying person, the relevant copy shall be directed by mail.
      10. Act of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision shall be registered in special registration log of registering acts of inspections that shall be enumerated, tied and affixed with a seal of territorial subdivisions of authorized body, veterinary subdivisions of state bodies carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine.
      Footnote. Article 14-1 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29.09.2014 (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 15. Objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision

      Objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision are:
      1) animals, gametal and somatic cells of animals;
      2) agents of animal diseases;
      3) products and raw materials of animal origin, veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements, pathologic material or samples selected from them for diagnostics and veterinary sanitary expert examination, as well as samples of water, air, soil, plants;
      4) items and attributes of veterinary and zoo-hygiene purpose used for preventive treatment, treatment, processing and identifying animals, diagnostics of animal diseases, veterinary sanitary expert examination;
      5) transport vehicles, all types of tare, packing materials that may be the factors of transmitting the agents of animal diseases;
      6) activity of individuals and legal entities in the field of veterinary medicine and subdivisions of local executive bodies carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine;
      7) territories, industry premises and activity of individuals and legal entities growing, procuring, keeping, processing, selling or using transferred (transported) objects, as well as carrying out scientific activity in the field of veterinary medicine;
      8) cattle-driving ways, routes, territories of pastures and watering of animals, procedures and forms of their identifying;
      9) documentation on veterinary recording and reporting, veterinary certificate, veterinary sanitary expert examination, act of expert examination (minute of tests), normative and technical documentation on production, procurement (slaughtering), storage and processing of objects and other normative documentation in the field of veterinary medicine;
      9-1) animal burial sites (biothermal storage pits);
      10) objects of internal trade;
      11) processing centre.
      Footnote. Article 15 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 10.01.2011 No. 383-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication); dated 29.09.2014 No. 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 16. Competence of senior state veterinary sanitary inspectors and their deputies

      1. Competence of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of the Republic of Kazakhstan and his (her) deputies shall include:
      1) issuance of acts being compulsory for fulfillment for the purpose of carrying out state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as on border and transport;
      2) issuance of permits for export, import and transit of transferred (transported) objects in recognition of assessment of epizootic situation in the relevant territory;
      3) issuance of decision on dismissal from office of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of oblast, city of republican significance and his (her) deputy, as well as state veterinary sanitary inspectors on veterinary control posts for the term of detecting the reasons served as the ground for dismissal;
      3-1) making decision on distribution of veterinary drugs from republican stock;
      4) organization and carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision on frontier and customs points (crossing points through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan coinciding with customs border of the Customs Union).
      2. Competence of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of oblast and his (her) deputy shall include:
      1) organization and carrying of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in the territory of oblast including veterinary control posts;
      2) issuance of acts being compulsory for fulfillment for the purpose of carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in the territory of oblast including veterinary control posts;
      3) rendering of decision on dismissal from office of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of district (city of oblast significance), as well as state veterinary sanitary inspectors on veterinary sanitary posts for the term before clarification of the reasons served as the ground for dismissal;
      4) organization and maintenance of veterinary recording and reporting and their representation in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      3. Competence of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of city of republican significance, the capital and his (her) deputy shall include:
      1) organization and carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in the territory of city of republican significance, the capital, including veterinary control posts;
      2) issuance of acts being compulsory for fulfillment for the purpose of carrying out state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in the territory of city of republican significance, the capital;
      3) approval of the list of state veterinary sanitary inspectors having the right of issuance and export of veterinary certificate for transferred (transported) objects being valid in the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      4) approval of the list of state veterinary sanitary inspectors having the right of issuing veterinary sanitary expert examination on objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision;
      5) organization and maintenance of veterinary recording and reporting and their representation in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine;
      6) rendering of decision on dismissal from office of state veterinary sanitary inspectors in the territory of city of republican significance, the capital for the term of detecting the reasons served as the ground for dismissal.
      4. Competence of the senior state veterinary sanitary inspector of district (city of oblast significance) and his (her) deputies shall include:
      1) carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in the territory of district (city of oblast significance);
      2) approval of the list of state veterinary sanitary inspectors having the right of issuance and export of veterinary certificate on transferred (transported) objects being valid in the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      3) rendering of decision on dismissal from office of state veterinary sanitary inspectors in the territory of district (city of oblast significance) for the term before clarification of reasons served as the ground for dismissal;
      4) organization and maintenance of veterinary recording and reporting and their representation in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine;
      5) is excluded.
      Footnote. Article 16 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.03.2011 No. 420-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication); dated 29.09.2014 No. 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 17. Rights of state veterinary sanitary inspectors

      Footnote. Title of Article 17 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

      1. State veterinary sanitary inspectors shall have the right to:
      1) unimpeded visit (upon presenting service certificate) of objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision for the purpose of verifying the performance of norms of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine, as well as receipt of information of activity of individuals and legal entities in the field of veterinary medicine;
      2) select the samples of objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision for their diagnostics or veterinary sanitary expert examination with notification of interested persons on terms of conducting their research;
      3) carry out state veterinary sanitary control and supervision;
      4) issue veterinary documents;
      5) issue acts within the powers provided by this Law;
      6) recover and destruct transferred (transported) objects representing danger for health of animals and human, upon detection in the territories of veterinary sanitary welfare, as well as in deprived points in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, to participate in organization of their decontamination (disinfection) or processing, as well as to inform on mentioned facts to authorized state body in the field of health care service;
      7) bring suits in court in case of violation of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      2. Actions (omission) of state veterinary sanitary inspectors may be appealed by individuals and legal entities in superior bodies of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision and (or) in court.
      Footnote. Article 17 as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); reference.

Article 18. Acts of state veterinary sanitary inspectors, state veterinary physicians

      Footnote. Title of Article 18 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29.09.2014 No. 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

      1. For the purpose of legal enforcement actions, following the results of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision depending on established violations of requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine, state veterinary sanitary inspectors shall issue the following acts:
      1) prescriptions:
      on elimination of violations of the requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine;
      on carrying out veterinary sanitary expert examination and diagnostics of objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision;
      on conduct of preventive or forced vaccination of animals, disinfection, disinsection and deratization of live-stock premises and their territories in epizootic source areas, deprived points, on transport for prevention of occurrence, spreading and liquidation of animal diseases;
      Note of RCLI!
      Item five of subparagraph 1 (is provided to be in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 05.07.2014 No. 236-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      on prohibition or suspension of economic activity of individual or legal entity without court decision in case of threat of occurrence or spreading of highly dangerous and other contagious animal diseases, including the diseases being common for animals and human, for the term of no more than three days with compulsory representation of statement of claim in court within mentioned term;
      on re-attestation of individuals and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine admitted repeated violation of veterinary normative standards;
      on decontamination (disinfection), processing of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements representing danger for health of animals and human;
      on conduct of identifying live-stock animals;
      on violation of the rules of issuance of veterinary passport;
      on conduct of sanitary clearance, sanitary slaughtering of affected animals;
      1-1) act of epizootological checkup;
      2) regulation on imposition of disciplinary sanction or on bringing to administrative responsibility in case of violation of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      3) regulation on confiscation of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin representing highly danger for health of animals and human.
      2. Forms of prescriptions, procedure for their drawing up and issuance shall be approved by authorized body.
      3. Acts of state veterinary sanitary inspectors shall be compulsory for fulfillment by individuals and legal entities.
      Footnote. Article 18 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication); dated 29.09.2014 No. 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 19. Independence of state veterinary sanitary inspectors, state veterinary physicians

      State veterinary sanitary inspectors, state veterinary physicians shall be independent in their activity and shall be governed by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 19 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29.09.2014 No. 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 20. Protection of the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan from carrying and spreading of contagious and exotic animal diseases from other states

      1. Transferred (transported) objects transferred through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan coinciding with customs border of the Customs Union shall be subject to compulsory state veterinary sanitary control and supervision.
      2. Bringing in, as well as transit of transferred (transported) objects from other states, being free in epizootic respect in compliance with veterinary (veterinary sanitary) rules established by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan shall be allowed in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      3. Bringing in, bringing out and transit of transferred (transported) objects shall be carried out in accordance with assessment of epizootic situation of the relevant territories.
      4. For carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision for the purpose of prevention of carrying and spreading of contagious and exotic animal diseases in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan from other states, authorized body shall organize veterinary control posts in frontier and customs points (crossing points through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan coinciding with the border of the Customs Union, with the exception of crossing automobile points) in the manner established by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      5. Transport vehicles entering into territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan from frontier territory of neighboring states, where outbreak of highly danger animal diseases is registered, shall be subject to compulsory disinfection for the period and in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      6. State veterinary sanitary inspectors on veterinary control posts shall wear official uniform without shoulder straps upon performance of official duties.
      Natural norms of supplying state veterinary sanitary inspectors on veterinary control posts with official uniform (without shoulder straps) shall be approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Samples of official uniform (without shoulder straps) and procedure for wearing shall be approved by authorized body.
      7. Before conclusion of agreements for export, import and transit of transferred (transported) objects, an individual or legal entity shall have the right to receive information on epizootic situation in country of export, import and transit, on veterinary (veterinary sanitary) rules excluding the coming in and coming out of agents of animal diseases from authorized body and its territorial subdivisions. Confidential information shall not be disclosed without written agreement of owner of transferred (transported) object.
      8. Procedure for carrying out state veterinary sanitary control and supervision upon transportation of transferred (transported) objects through the State Border of the Republic of Kazakhstan coinciding with customs border of the Customs Union shall be determined by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 20 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 06.01.2010 No. 238-IV (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 06.01.2011 No. 379-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 29.09.2014 No. 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 21. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision upon transportation (movement) of transferred (transported) objects in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan

      1. Transferred (transported) objects upon transportation (movements) in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan shall be obliged to compulsory state veterinary sanitary control and supervision.
      2. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision of transferred (transported) objects upon their transportation (movement), uploading, unloading shall be carried out by state veterinary sanitary inspectors of territories where their uploading, unloading is performed, as well as territories on which the routes of transportation (movement) pass.
      3. Routes of transportation (movement) of live-stock animals (cattle-driving ways) shall be determined by local executive bodies of district (city) in coordination with senior state veterinary sanitary inspectors of the relevant territories.
      4. Transport vehicles being used and have been used for transportation (movement) of transferred (transported) objects shall be subject to compulsory disinfection in accordance with requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan I the field of veterinary medicine.
      5. Procedure for carrying out of transportation (movement) of transferred (transported) objects in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan shall be determined by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 21 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 20.12.2004 No. 13 (shall be enforced from 1 January 2005); dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 29.09.2014 No. 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 22. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision at the objects of internal trade

      1. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision on objects of internal trade shall be mandatory.
      2. Transferred (transported) objects shall be subject to state veterinary sanitary control and supervision on objects of internal trade.
      3. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision on objects of internal trade shall include:
      1) examination of conformance of transferred (transported) objects to accompanying veterinary documents;
      2) veterinary inspection of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin;
      3) inspection of compliance with requirements of the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan, decrees of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and regulations of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine by individuals and legal entities;
      4) confiscation and destruction of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin representing special danger for health of animals and human, in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      5) organization of decontamination (disinfection), processing of transferred (transported) objects not conforming to requirements of the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan, decrees of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and regulations of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary.
      4. Determination of conformance of transferred (transported) objects on objects of internal trade to veterinary normative standards shall be carried out by laboratories of veterinary sanitary expert examination.
      5. Sale of products and raw materials of animal origin without conduct of veterinary sanitary expert examination shall be prohibited.
      6. Is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).
      7. Administrations of objects of internal trade shall provide working premises conforming to veterinary normative standards on a contractual basis in cases provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine for carrying out the state veterinary sanitary control and supervision and veterinary sanitary expert examination to state veterinary sanitary inspectors, laboratories of veterinary sanitary expert examination, in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 22 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 13.06.2013 No. 102-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).

Article 23. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision on objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, including exporters (importers)

      1. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision on objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, including exporters (importers) shall be compulsory.
      2. Objects of production carrying out procurement, storage and sale of products and raw materials of animal origin, keep and sell products and raw materials of animal origin including exporters (importers) who passed veterinary sanitary expert examination.
      3. Administration of objects of production carrying out slaughtering of animals, processing and sale of products and raw materials of animal origin shall be obliged to create subdivisions of production control on determination of conformance of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin to veterinary normative standards, as well as provide working premise on a contractual basis for state veterinary sanitary inspectors for carrying out state veterinary sanitary control and supervision in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      4. Procedure for carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision, as well as determination of conformance of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin to veterinary normative standards in objects of production, carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, including exporters (importers) shall be approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      5. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision on objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin including exporters (importers) shall be carried out not less than twice a year, with the exception of cases of occurrence of highly dangerous animal diseases in their territory and (or) its reference to deprived zone.
      6. Period of carrying out of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision shall not exceed five days from the date of beginning of inspection.
      Footnote. Article 23 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011).

Article 24. State veterinary sanitary control and supervision of circulation of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements

      1. In the Republic of Kazakhstan, the production, coming in (import), sale and applying (use) of veterinary drugs, feed supplements shall be allowed only after their state registration, with the exception of cases of production, coming in (import) in the volumes being required for conduct of registry tests.
      2. Circulation of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements including their production, coming in (import), transportation (movement), sale, applying (use) shall be subject to compulsory state veterinary sanitary control and supervision.
      3. Monitoring of safety of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements shall be carried out for the purpose of determination of their conformance to requirements of veterinary normative standards in the manner established by authorized body.
      4. Organizations on production of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements shall be obliged to create subdivisions of production control on determination of conformance of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements tor requirements of veterinary normative standards.
      5. Procedure for determining conformance of series (consignments) of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements and (or) veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements containing antibiotics, hormones and biological stimulators to requirements of veterinary normative standards shall be established by authorized body.
      Footnote. Article 24 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 20.12.2004 No. 13 (shall be enforced from 1 January 2005); dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).

Chapter 3-1. Common safety requirements to veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements for animals, not designed for applying as food for human consumption

      Footnote. Chapter 3-1 is supplemented by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29 December 2006 No. 209 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

Article 24-1. Safety requirements upon production and packaging of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements

      1. Upon production and packaging of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements, the requirements of technical regulations shall be complied with.
      2. Packaging of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements shall ensure safety upon their storage, transportation (movement) and sale.
      3. Wrapping material shall not have an impact on safety and quality of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements.
      Footnote. Article 24 as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

Article 24-2. Safety requirements upon transportation (movement) of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements

      1. Transportation (movement) of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan shall be carried out in conditions ensuring their safety and preservation of their quality indices.
      2. Transportation (movement) of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements shall be carried out in dry, clean transport vehicles not contaminated by infestants of feed stocks.
      Footnote. Article 24-2 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

Article 24-3. Safety requirements upon storage of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements

      1. Veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements shall be kept in specialized storage facilities in conditions ensuring their safety within the whole term of storage.
      2. Storage conditions of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements shall be established by a producer in recognition of requirements provided by technical regulations in the field of veterinary medicine.
      3. Upon bringing in of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements in the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the information on terms of storage and (or) shelf life expiry date, storage conditions shall be provided in the manner provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 24-3 as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

Article 24-4. Safety requirements upon applying veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements

      1. Upon use of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements, the requirements of their applying technology shall be considered.
      2. Residual substances or components of veterinary drugs in products received from animals in respect of which they were applied shall not exceed normative standards established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      3. Use of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs or feed supplements, shelf life of which are expired is not allowed.

Article 24-5. Safety requirements upon placement of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements on object of internal trade

      1. Upon placement of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements on objects of internal trade, the producers and sellers shall provide full and trustworthy information on safety and quality indices of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements.
      2. The following veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements shall not be subject to placement on object of internal trade:
      1) that do not conform to requirements of this Law and technical regulations in the field of veterinary medicine;
      2) that have obvious signs of deterioration;
      3) do not have documents of a producer confirming their origin and in respect of which the information on state registration of veterinary drugs and feed supplements is not available;
      4) that do not conform to provided information and in respect of which there are reasonable suspicions in falsification of documents confirming their origin;
      5) do not have established expiry dates or shelf life of which is expired;
      6) do not have marking containing details provided by technical regulations I the field of veterinary medicine or in respect of which there are no any information.
      Footnote. Article 24-5 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication).

Article 24-6. Safety requirements upon utilization and disposal of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements

      1. Veterinary drugs, feed stuffs, feed supplements recognized improper for use for the purpose intended following the results of laboratory investigations shall be subject to expert examination for their following use or utilization, destruction in the manner established by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      2. Veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements for the period required for conduct of expert examination and taking decision on possibility of its following use, utilization or destruction shall be subject to storage in separate premises with specifying the volume of consignments and compliance with conditions excluding the access to veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements.
      3. Veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements shall be denatured with strong smelling substance (kerosene, oil, phenol, bleach powder) or dye-stuff giving a coloration being uncommon for this production.
      Footnote. Article 24-6 as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

Chapter 4. Prevention and liquidation of animal diseases, as well as diseases being common for animals and human

Article 25. Obligations of individuals and legal entities on prevention of animal diseases including diseases common for animals and human

      Individuals and legal entities shall be obliged to:
      1) carry out veterinary and administrative and economic measures in compliance with veterinary (veterinary sanitary) rules established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine ensuring prevention of animal diseases and safety of transferred (transported) objects;
      2) carry out keep, breeding and use of animals including animals in zoological gardens, circuses, bee gardens, aquariums in accordance with veterinary (veterinary sanitary) rules and veterinary normative standards;
      3) maintain territory, live-stock buildings, as well as structures for storage and processing of feed stuffs, products and raw materials of animal origin in accordance with veterinary (veterinary sanitary) rules and veterinary normative standards, not to admit environmental pollutant;
      4) comply with zoo-hygiene and veterinary (veterinary sanitary) requirements upon placement, construction, reconstruction and putting into operation of objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision linked with keep, breeding, use, production, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale, as well as upon transportation (movement) of transferred (transported) objects;
      5) ensure identification of live-stock animals;
      6) notify subdivisions of local executive bodies carrying out activity in the field of veterinary medicine, the state veterinary organizations created by local executive bodies, bodies of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision on:
      newly acquired animal (animals), received animal yield, its (their) slaughtering and sale;
      cases of mortality, simultaneous disease of several animals or on their unusual behavior and to take measures for isolated management of animals upon suspicion in diseases until arrival of specialists in the field of veterinary medicine, state veterinary sanitary inspectors;
      7) ensure timely vaccination and diagnostics of own animals for ensuring of veterinary sanitary safety;
      8) is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication);
      9) provide a to transferred (transported) object to state veterinary sanitary inspectors for veterinary inspection without delay;
      10) perform acts of state veterinary sanitary inspectors;
      11) prevent slaughtering of animals for sale without their preslaughtering veterinary inspection and post slaughtering veterinary sanitary expert examination of corpses and organs;
      11-1) carry out conduct of slaughtering live-stock animals designed for the following sale, on meat-processing enterprises, slaughtering points or slaughtering areas (areas for slaughtering live-stock animals);
      12) provide assistance to specialists in the field of veterinary medicine upon their performance of official duties on carrying out veterinary measures;
      12-1) conduct placing the animals into quarantine;
      13) coordinate normative and technical documentation on new, modified veterinary drugs, on production of feed products, feed stuffs, feed supplements with authorized body.
      Footnote. Article 25 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 10.01.2011 No. 383-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 26. Veterinary measures

      1. Veterinary measures shall be divided into:
      1) measures carried out in the territory of veterinary sanitary welfare for the purpose of prevention of occurrence of diseases and food poisoning of animals and human, ensuring of conformance of management of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements to requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine;
      2) measures carried out in epizootic source area and deprived point including the supervised zone, buffer zone for the purpose of liquidation and prevention of spreading highly dangerous and enzootic animal diseases including restrictive measures or quarantine.
      2. Procedure for carrying out of veterinary measures shall be determined by veterinary (veterinary sanitary) rules.
      Footnote. Article 26 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 26-1. Implementation of veterinary sanitary measures

      1. In cases when upon analysis and risk assessment, the possibility of adverse effect on life and health of human is identified, but available scientific data is insufficient for determination of its grade, authorized body shall have the right to take all necessary veterinary sanitary measures on risk management.
      2. Veterinary sanitary measures shall be based on scientific data, objective assessment of risk to life and health of animals and human determining in recognition of international standards and recommendations in the field of veterinary sanitary safety.
      3. Upon assessment of equivalence of applied veterinary sanitary measures with international standards and recommendations in the field of veterinary medicine, the scientific data, results of investigations (as well as laboratory), monitoring of spreading particular diseases and available of zones shall be considered.
      4. Veterinary sanitary measures of other states shall be recognized equivalent in existence of the following conditions:
      1) conformance of applied veterinary sanitary measures to international standards and recommendations in the field of veterinary sanitary safety;
      2) ensuring of proper level of veterinary sanitary safety of the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan from carrying and spreading of contagious and exotic animal diseases.
      Footnote. Chapter 4 is supplemented by Article 26-1 in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 26-2. Division of territory into zones

      1. Division of territory into zones shall be carried out for:
      1) preclusion of carrying and spreading of contagious and exotic animal diseases from other states;
      2) planning of veterinary measures;
      3) carrying out of international trade.
      2. Depending on spreading of contagious animal diseases and carried out veterinary measures, there are the following types of zones:
      1) safe zone;
      2) supervisory zone;
      3) buffer zone;
      4) deprived zone.
      3. Division of territory into zones and their borders shall be carried out in the manner established by authorized body.
      Footnote. Chapter 4 is supplemented by Article 26-2 in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 27. Restrictive measures and quarantine

      1. Is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10 January 2006 No. 116 (the order of enforcement see Article 2 of the Law No. 116).
      2. Lists of contagious animal diseases upon which restrictive measures or quarantine are established shall be approved by authorized body.
      3. Is excluded by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 10 January 2006 No. 116 (the order of enforcement see Article 2 of the Law No. 116).
      4. After lift of quarantine by decision of local executive bodies of the relevant administrative territorial entity upon recommendations of senior state veterinary sanitary inspectors of the relevant territories, the authorized body shall establish restrictive measures in cases provided by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      Footnote. Article 27 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 20.12.2004 No. 13 (shall be enforced from 01.01.2005); dated 10.01.2011 No. 383-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 28. Republican stock of veterinary drugs

      1. Republican stock of veterinary drugs shall represent particular volume of permanently renovated veterinary drugs used upon liquidation of epizootic source areas and prevention of a threat of spreading highly dangerous animal diseases included into the list approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      2. Republican stock of veterinary drugs shall be created fromthe volume of veterinary drugs purchased within budget programs. Normative standard of the stock on types of veterinary drugs shall be established by authorized body.
      3. Procedure for formation and use of republican stock of veterinary drugs shall be determined by authorized body.
      Footnote. Article 28 as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29.09.2014 No. 239-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 29. Veterinary normative standards

      1. Veterinary normative standards (veterinary, veterinary sanitary or zoo-hygiene norms) shall determine acceptable quantitative or qualitative indicator values, characterizing veterinary or veterinary sanitary factor as regards of its safety for the health of animals and human, environment.
      2. Veterinary normative standards shall be established on the basis of research conducted in accordance with the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      3. Veterinary normative standards are the basis for conduct of objective and reasonable epizootic monitoring, planning of volume and character of veterinary measures for achievement of veterinary sanitary welfare, as well as forecasting of the possibility of occurrence, spreading and liquidation of animal diseases.
      4. Veterinary normative standards shall be approved by authorized body and are compulsory for individuals and legal entities carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary medicine.
      Footnote. Article 29 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 29.12.2006 No. 209 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 30. Confiscation, destruction, decontamination (disinfection) and processing of transferred (transported) objects

      1. Animals, products and raw materials of animal origin posing danger for health of animals and human depending on their level of danger shall be subject to compulsory confiscation and destruction or compulsory decontamination (disinfection) and processing without confiscation in the manner approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, upon recommendation of authorized body.
      2. List of highly dangerous animal diseases, upon which compulsory confiscation and destruction of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, representing danger for life of animals and human are carried out, shall be approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan upon recommendation of authorized body.
      3. List of animal diseases upon which compulsory decontamination (disinfection) and processing are carried out without confiscation of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, veterinary drugs feed stuffs and feed supplements representing a danger for health of animals and human shall be approved by authorized body.
      4. Individuals and legal entities in the manner and on conditions determined by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan shall have the right to compensation of the costs:
      1) of recovered and destructed affected animals, products and raw materials of animal origin representing a danger for health of animals and human;
      2) decontaminated (disinfected) and processed animals without confiscation, products and raw materials of animal origin representing danger for health of animals and human.
      Footnote. Article 30 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 31. Health protection of citizens from diseases common for animals and human

      Procedure for health protection of citizens carrying out keep, breeding, use, production, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing, transportation (movement) and sale of transferred (transported) objects from diseases being common for animals and human shall be determined by authorized body in coordination with authorized state body in the field of health care service.
      Footnote. Article 31 as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

Article 32. Identification of live-stock animals and assignment of record numbers

      1. Live-stock animals shall be subject to compulsory identification enabling carrying out of supervision of each animal for the purpose of control and supervision of carrying out of veterinary treatments on preventive treatment and diagnostics of animal diseases in the manner established by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      1-1. Processing centre shall carry out:
      1) emission of individual numbers;
      2) registration of laser stations, items (means) and attributes for conduct of identifying live-stock animals and their producers in data base on emission of individual numbers;
      3) determination of conformance of items (means) and attributes for conduct of identifying live-stock animals to requirements established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine;
      4) maintenance of data base on emission of individual numbers;
      Note of RCLI!
      Paragraph 1-1 is provided to be supplemented by subparagraph 4-1) in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      5) sample selection of items (means) and attributes for conduct of identifying live-stock animals in the process of their delivery for determination of conformance to requirements established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      Note of RCLI!
      Paragraph 1-1 is provided to be supplemented by subparagraph 6) in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced from 01.01.2015).
      7) monitoring of identifying live-stock animals.
      2. For the purpose of control and supervision for conformance to requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine, the objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as organizations on production of storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements shall be subject to assignment of record numbers.
      Footnote. Article 32 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 05.07.2011 No. 452-IV (shall be enforced from 13.10.2011); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Chapter 5. Scientific researches in the field of veterinary medicine and activity on training and raising of qualification of specialists in the field of veterinary medicine, individuals and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine

      Footnote. Title of chapter 5 as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 33. Scientific researches in the field of veterinary medicine

      1. Scientific researches in the field of veterinary medicine including procedures for using the animals, as well as premises and territories where the scientific researches in the field of veterinary medicine are carried out shall comply with requirements of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine.
      2. Veterinary drugs and feed supplements developed or modified in the result of scientific researches shall be subject to approbation for the purpose of determination of their conformance to veterinary normative standards.
      3. Microbial strains being available in the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as received in the result of scientific researches upon diagnostics of animal diseases shall be subject to storage in the National collection of repository microbial strains used in veterinary medicine.
      Footnote. Article 33 as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 34. Training and raising of qualification of specialists in the field of veterinary medicine, individuals and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine

      Programs on training and raising of qualification of specialists in the field of veterinary medicine, individuals and legal entities carrying out entrepreneurial activity in the field of veterinary medicine shall be subject to compulsory coordination with authorized body.
      Footnote. Article 34 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 34-1. Social assistance

      1. Specialists in the field of veterinary medicine working in rural area, as well as specialists of veterinary stations shall be provided by additional measures of social assistance:
      1) supplemental payment to official salary in amount determined by local representative bodies;
      2) compensation of expenses for municipal service and fuel at the expense of budget funds in amounts established by local representative bodies;
      3) supply those having live-stock of feed stuffs and land plots for grazing of live-stock and haying under decision of local representative and executive bodies.
      2. Besides the benefits provided by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the additional benefits for veterinary employees may be established by local representative bodies at the expense of budget funds.
      Footnote. Chapter 5 is supplemented by Article 34-1 in accordance with the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); as amended by the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Chapter 6. Financing of veterinary medicine and responsibility for violation of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine

      Footnote. Title of chapter 6 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

Article 35. Sources of financing the veterinary medicine

      1. At the expense of budget funds, the financing shall be carried out as follows:
      1) of expenses for maintenance of authorized body;
      2) of expenses for maintenance of state veterinary institutes;
      3) of expenses for maintenance of subdivisions of state bodies carrying out the activity in the field of veterinary;
      3-1) of expenses for performance of functions assigned to state veterinary organizations, in accordance with Article 11 of this Law;
      4) of preventive treatment including disinfection of transport vehicles on veterinary control posts and storage of republican stock of veterinary drugs, diagnostics and liquidation of highly dangerous animal diseases according to the list approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as preventive treatment and diagnostics of enzootic animal diseases;
      5) of destruction of recovered animals, products and raw materials of animal origin representing highly dangerous for health of animals and human;
      6) of compensation of the following costs to owners:
      of recovered and destructed affected animals, products and raw materials of animal origin representing danger for health of animals and human;
      decontaminated (disinfected) and processed without confiscation of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin representing danger for health of animals and human;
      7) of expenses on storage of the National collection of repository microbial strains used in veterinary medicine;
      8) (is excluded);
      9) of expenses on acquisition of items (means) and attributes for conduct of identifying live-stock animals, veterinary passport.
      2. At the expense of owners of objects of state veterinary sanitary control and supervision, in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, it shall be performed:
      1) approbation, control of series and registration tests of veterinary drugs, feed supplements;
      2) assignment of record numbers to objects of production carrying out growth of animals, procurement (slaughtering), storage, processing and sale of animals, products and raw materials of animal origin, as well as organizations on production, storage and sale of veterinary drugs, feed stuffs and feed supplements;
      3) veterinary sanitary expert examination;
      4) dehelmintization, disinsection, deratization, disinfection (except for disinfection on veterinary control posts);
      5) treatment, preventive treatment, diagnostics and liquidation of animal diseases including invasive diseases, with the exception of highly dangerous animal diseases included into the list approved by the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and enzootic animal diseases;
      6) issuance of the blanks of veterinary sanitary expert examination, veterinary certificate, chips for identifying live-stock animals with enrollment of receiving funds into the budget income in the manner established by the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan;
      6-1) carrying out of measures provided in subparagraph 4) of paragraph 1 of this Article being in excess of their volume carried out at the expense of budget funds on a relevant financial year (in case of circulation);
      7) carrying out of diagnostic tests and veterinary treatments during the quarantine of animals.
      Footnote. Article 35 as amended by the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 20.12.2004 No. 13 (shall be enforced from 01.01.2005); dated 29.12.2008 No. 116-IV (shall be enforced from 01.01.2009); dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2); dated 12.01.2012 No. 540-IV (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after its first official publication); dated 17.01.2014 No. 165-V (shall be enforced upon expiry of ten calendar days after the date of its first official publication).

Article 36. Responsibility for violation of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine

      Violation of the legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of veterinary medicine shall entail responsibility in accordance with the Laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
      Footnote. Article 36 is in the wording of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated 24.07.2009 No. 190 (the order of enforcement see Article 2).

Article 37. Order of enforcement of this Law

      1. This Law enters into force from the date of its official publication.
      2. Decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan having the force of the Law dated 25 July 1995 No. 2376 “On veterinary medicine” (the Bulletin of the Supreme Soviet of the Republic of Kazakhstan, 1995, NO. 14, Article 94; the Bulletin of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, 1998, NO. 17-18, Article 225; No. 24, Article 443; 1999, No. 23, Article 931) shall be deemed to have lost force.

      The President
      of the Republic of Kazakhstan