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Document 31994D0329

94/329/EC: Commission Decision of 24 May 1994 on specific financial contributions from the Community for the eradication of Newcastle disease in the Netherlands (Only the Dutch text is authentic)

OJ L 146, 11.6.1994, p. 22–22 (ES, DA, DE, EL, EN, FR, IT, NL, PT)

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31994D0329

94/329/EC: Commission Decision of 24 May 1994 on specific financial contributions from the Community for the eradication of Newcastle disease in the Netherlands (Only the Dutch text is authentic)

Official Journal L 146 , 11/06/1994 P. 0022 - 0022


COMMISSION DECISION of 24 May 1994 on specific financial contributions from the Community for the eradication of Newcastle disease in the Netherlands (Only the Dutch text is authentic) (94/329/EC)

THE COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES,

Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community,

Having regard to Council Decision 90/424/EEC of 26 June 1990 on expenditure in the veterinary field (1), as amended by Decision 94/771/EC (2) and in particular Articles 3 and 4 thereof,

Whereas outbreaks of Newcastle disease occurred in the Netherlands in 1992; whereas the appearance of this disease is a serious danger to the Community's poultry and, in order to help eradicate the disease as rapidly as possible, the Community has the possibility of compensating for the losses suffered;

Whereas, as soon as the presence of Newcastle disease was officially confirmed the Dutch authorities took appropriate measures which included the measures as listed in Article 3 (2) of Council Decision 90/424/EEC; whereas such measures were notified by the Dutch authorities;

Whereas the conditions for Community financial assistance have been met;

Whereas the measures provided for in this Decision are in accordance with the opinion of the Standing Veterinary Committee,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The Netherlands may obtain Community financial assistance for outbreaks of Newcastle disease which occurred during 1992. The financial contribution by the Community shall be:

- 50 % of the costs incurred by the Netherlands in compensating the owner for the slaughter, destruction of poultry and poultry products as appropriate,

- 50 % of the costs incurred by the Netherlands for the cleaning, disinsectization and disinfection of holdings and equipment,

- 50 % of the costs incurred by the Netherlands in compensating the owner for the destruction of contaminated feedingstuffs and contaminated equipment.

Article 2

1. The Community financial contribution shall be granted after supporting documents have been submitted.

2. The documents referred to in paragraph 1 shall be sent by the Netherlands no later than three months from the notification of this Decision.

Article 3

This Decision is addressed to the Netherlands.

Done at Brussels, 24 May 1994.

For the Commission

René STEICHEN

Member of the Commission

(1) OJ No L 224, 18. 8. 1990, p. 19.

(2) OJ No L 36, 8. 2. 1994, p. 15.

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