Cow, Slaughter, Uneconomic Cow

BEit enacted by the Legislature of the State of Orissa
in the Eleventh Year of the Republic of .India
‘ as follows :-
1: (I) This Act may be called the Oiissa Prevenmshartntls. A
utcnt and
cammoa a e-
.tion of Cow SIaughter – AcL- 1960.
(2) It extends to the whole of the State of Orissa.

(3) It shall come into force at once.

in the subject or: context,-
(a) ‘conipetent authority’ means the person
or persons appointed in this behalf by the
Government by .notification to exercise
the powers and perform the functions of a
competent authority under this’ .-Act or
the rules made -thereunder for such area
or areas and for such period as may be

specified in .the notscation ;

(c) ‘Goverment’ means the State Government
of Orissa- ;
(4’prescribed’ means prescribed by-desmade
under this Act ;
-‘(b)’COW* ‘includes heifer or calf ;
ace OrLua GUIIC,

  1. For tb:e Statement of Objects and R-ns
    , ,
    the 8th Decemki9g'[No.6604and for Report of
    s#ibld. dated tho 29th Fgb~y 1, 60 (No. 243).
    ..-brdiaary,(e) ‘slaughter’ means killing by any method
    whatsoever and includes – maiming and
    inflicting of physical injury which in the
    ordinary course will-cause death ;and
    (j)’uneconomic cow’ includes an infirm cow
    or a cow which is permanently disabled or
  2. (1) Notwithstanding anything contained in any.
    :lu:.Bzr other law for the time being in force or any usage or
    custom to the contrary and .except as hereinafter
    provided, no person skill, at any place within the
    State, slaughter or cause to be slaughtered, or offer
    or cause to be offered for slaughter-
    (a)a cow, or
    (b) a bull or bullock, unless he has obtained a
    , certificate in writing, fr’om-the competent
    authority ofthe area in which such bull or
    bullock is to be slaughtered ,cemingthat
    it is fit for slaughter.
    (2) No bull or bullock, in respect of which a
    certificate has been issued under clause- (b) of sub-
    ‘ section (I) shall bE slaughtered at. any place. other
    than the place indicated in the certificate or within
    thirty days ofthe date of issue of the certscate.

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