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Dec 19 2008 (HC)

People for Elemination of Stray Troubles by Its Convener Dr. Rosario M ...

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : 2009(1)BomCR501

..... pain or suffering on animals and for that purpose to amend the law relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals.(ii) section 11(1)(l):if any person mutilates any animal or kills any animal including stray dogs by using the method of strychnine ..... has has dealt with the prevention of cruelty to animals act 1960 which was enacted by parliament, the preamble of which states:an act to prevent the infliction of unnecessary pain or suffering on animals and for that purpose to amend the law relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals.23. the learned solicitor general of india has submitted that the aforesaid act viz. prevention of cruelty to animals act 1960 and rules made thereunder form an ..... less irksome to the animal than those contained in these rules, shall prevail;(b) it contains provisions more irksome to the animal than those contained in these rules, be of no effect.the above abc rules were brought into force on 24.12.2001.12. the relevant provisions of prevention of cruelty to animals act, 1960 read as under, including the preamble:(i) preamble:an act to prevent the infliction of unnecessary .....

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Apr 20 2007 (HC)

All India Animal Welfare Association and ors. Vs. Brihanmumbai Municip ...

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : 2007(4)BomCR1

..... creatures. mr. vahanvati also pointed out the preamble of the prevention of cruelty to animals act, 1960, which emphasises,to prevent the infliction of unnecessary pain or suffering on animals and for that purpose to amend the law relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals.3. the animal birth control (dogs) rules, 2001 have been enacted under section 38 of the prevention of cruelty to animals act, 1960, with a scheme to reduce the dog population ..... by sterilization and minimization of stray dogs by participation of animal ..... 1. after hearing the learned solicitor general of india, learned advocate general for the state of goa and various other counsel on behalf of various parties, and after perusal of the provisions in the constitution of india, the animal birth control (dog) rules, 2001, action plan for control of stray animal menace (monkeys, stray dogs, stray cattle and pigs) formulated by the ministry of .....

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Jan 07 2003 (HC)

People for Elimination of Stray Troubles (Pest) by Its Convenor Dr. Ro ...

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : 2003(4)BomCR588

..... local bodies to eliminate dogs particularly stray dogs and dogs suffering from rabies. when these provisions are taken and read together with the provisions of the prevention of cruelty to animals act, 1960, it will be clear that the legislature, i.e. central as well as the state legislature, in its wisdom thought it necessary to order elimination of stray dogs.32. however, it is a ..... of stray dogs is not at all considered to be cruelty to animals because sub-section (3) carves out a complete exception to section 11. further, the preamble of the act reads as 'an act to prevent the infliction of unnecessary pain or suffering on animals'. chapter ii of the act deals with 'animal welfare board of india' and section 4(1) also is worded as 'for the promotion of ..... animal welfare generally and for the purpose of protecting animals from being subjected to unnecessary pain or suffering......' section .....

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Jan 21 1932 (PC)

Emperor Vs. G.G. Munshi

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : AIR1932Bom427; (1932)34BOMLR595

..... prevention of cruelty to animals tells us that the conviction in this case is in accordance with the practice which prevails in the magistrates' ..... us because he considered that the weight which the commissioner of revenue has fixed for the purposes of the public conveyances act is wholly irrelevant for the purpose of deciding whether an offence has been committed under the prevention of cruelty to animals act, i entirely agree with the learned sessions judge. mr. divatia who appears for the secretary of the society for the ..... to determine which meaning beat gives effect to the intentions of the legislature. here it is clear from the preamble and from the terms of sections 3, 4, and 5 that the act is aimed at preventing unnecessary cruelty to animals. that being so, i think that the construction of section 3(a) which beat gives effect to the intentions of the legislature is ..... we must set aside the conviction and direct the fine to be repaid. broomfield, j.7. i agree. the object of the act is the prevention of cruelty to animals, as appears from the title and the preamble. the act contains no definition of overdriving or overloading, and there seems to be no practical means of determining what is overdriving or overloading, as an offence .....

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Oct 14 1971 (HC)

Rangnath Sakharam Pawar Vs. Dnyandeo Baburao Kakade

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : (1972)74BOMLR449; 1972MhLJ673

..... is an enumeration in the subsequent clauses of section 75 of the various offences under special acts such as prevention of cruelty to animals act, 1890, the bombay district vaccination act, 1892, the vaccination act, 1880 in its application to the vidarbha region, the hyderabad vaccination act, 1951, the bombay primary education act, 1947 and similar acts in other areas of maharashtra and then an enumeration of offences 'under this ..... . by the courts set up under the criminal procedure code and all other offences under any other law, i.e. the bombay village panchayats act were to be dealt with according to the provisions of that act. the preamble of the bombay village panchayats act shows that for the first time the state government with a view to associating the public in the rural areas with ..... civil proceedings because we are not concerned with them. sub-section (3) of section 120 provides thatwhere an order has been passed by the sessions court under sub-section (1) in respect of any case, proceedings in respect of the same offence may be instituted in the court of a magistrate having jurisdiction.these two provisions of section 120 therefore ..... of the law which fall to be construed. the bombay village panchayats act is a comparatively recent legislation. it was enacted on january 23, 1959 but by virtue of section 2(2) it came into force on june 1, 1959. its purpose and object is clear from its preamble which readswhereas it is expedient to amend and consolidate the law relating to .....

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Dec 20 1996 (HC)

People for Animals Through Mrs. Norma Alvares and anr. Vs. the State o ...

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : 1997(4)ALLMR397; 1997(4)BomCR271

..... of the game of bull fights taking place in the state of goa. according to the petitioners, bull fights are in contravention of section 11(1) of the prevention of cruelty to animals act, 1968, hereinafter called as 'the said act'. it is the contention of the petitioners that inspite of their efforts to bring this fact to the notice of the authorities concerned, such illegalities ..... with and no person is allowed to commit an offence of cruelty to the animals. drawing our attention to the preamble of the said act, shri sonak submitted that the said act has been brought into force basically to prevent infliction of unnecessary pains and sufferings on animals, as well as cruelty of every kind to the animals. being so, it is not sufficient for the state to ..... act. owner of the animal for the purpose of the said act includes the real owner as well as ..... of west bengal and others, reported in : [1987]2scr223 .12. we find that the said act has been brought into force to prevent the infliction of unnecessary pain or suffering on animals as well as to prevent any cruelty to the animals and this is clear from the preamble of the said act. the term 'animal' means any living creature other than a human being under the said .....

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May 06 2004 (HC)

Airport Authority of India Vs. Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai ...

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : 2004(4)BomCR23; (2004)106BOMLR915

..... submitted that the law which prevent cruelty to animal prohibits such a course. it is, therefore, necessary to refer to the prevention of cruelty to animals act, 1960. this act was enacted to prevent the infliction of unnecessary pain or suffering on animals and for that purpose to amend the law relating to the prevention of cruelty to animals. section 9 prescribes the functions of the animal welfare board constituted under section ..... in an isolation ward.(3) the suspected rabid dog would then be subjected to inspection by a panel of two persons i.e.(i) a veterinary surgeon appointed by the local authority and (ii) a representative from an animal welfare organisation.(4) if the dog is found to have high probability of having rabies it would be isolated till ..... of india. no dog shall be euthanised in the presence of another dog. the person responsible for euthanising shall make sure that the animal is dead, before disposal.10. furious or dumb rabid dogs :(1) on the receipt of complaints from the public to the dog control cell of the local authority or on its own, the dog ..... -------------------------------------------------------------------------------2001 114 73 1368 289 dog van visitstarted w.e.f.20.4.2001.2002 154 48 626 126 no visits weremade by bmc dog van for five months (i.e. from april to august).2003 139 67 612 71 no visits were (upto made in janu-no. ary and febru-2003) ary, 2003.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------they have also .....

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Apr 12 2006 (HC)

Indian Hotel and Restaurants Association (AHAR), an Association duly r ...

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : 2006(3)BomCR705

..... cannot be speech within the meaning of freedom of speech and would not fall within article 19(1)(a). the main purpose and true intent and aim, object and scope of the act is to prevent self-medication or self-treatment and for that purpose advertisements commending certain drugs and medicines have ..... members of the said force for the maintenance of public order. and whereas it is necessary to provide for certain other purposes hereinafter appearing...the preamble annexed to the amendment bill reads as under:whereas the commissioners of police, district magistrates and certain other officers, have granted performance licences for ..... that the trade in hides, skins and other allied things could always be carried on and it was not necessary that animals must be slaughtered to avail those things. the animal, whose slaughter has been prohibited, would die a natural death even otherwise and in that case their hides, skins and ..... tamashas which are the same tests for considering the reasonableness of the restrictions under article 19(6).rules 122 and 132 of the amusement rules, 1960, in so far as the holder of the performance licence does not permit committing on the stage or any part of the auditorium, any profanity ..... a place undesirable and unsuitable to their age.none other than mahatma gandhi had said :i hold that the more helpless a creature, the more entitled it is to protection of men from the cruelty of men.though the mere entry of a small percentage of such children in the vocation .....

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Oct 15 1963 (HC)

State Vs. Sheshappa Dudhappa Tambade

Court : Mumbai

Reported in : AIR1964Bom253; (1964)66BOMLR230; 1964CriLJ523; 1964MhLJ360

..... wilfully to set fire to his own house on the ground that such an act endangers the public safety, or to overwork his horse on the ground of. cruelty to animal, though affecting in some sense property and the right of a man to do as he pleases with his own ..... ii) of clause (5) of article 31. it was his contention; that in any case it was a law for the promotion of public health or the prevention of danger to life or property and that he would urge that it was valid on that ground, if necessary. it was urged that entry 8 in list ..... it is to amend and consolidate the law relating to the promotion and enforcement of and carrying into effect the policy of prohibition that the act is enacted. the preamble of the act is as follows: 'whereas it is expedient to amend and consolidate the law relating to the promotion and enforcement of and carrying into effect ..... relation to civil rights. in however large a sense these words are used, it could not have been intended to prevent the parliament of canada from declaring and enacting certain uses of property, and certain acts in relation to property, to be criminal and wrongful. laws which make it a criminal offence for a man ..... (6) apply, or (b) the provisions of any law which the state may hereafter make- (i) for the purpose of imposing or levying any tax or penalty, or (ii) for the promotion of public health or the prevention of danger to life or property, or (iii) in pursuance of any agreement entered into between the .....

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May 06 2016 (HC)

Shaikh Zahid Mukhtar and Others Vs. The State of Maharashtra and Other ...

Court : Mumbai

..... clause 3 of article 246 of the constitution, the state legislature was competent to enact the said law. he submitted that the animal preservation act and the prevention of cruelty to animals act, 1960 operate in completely independent legislative fields. he submitted that the prevention of cruelty to animals act has been enacted under entry 17 of the concurrent list. he also relied upon the doctrine of pith and substance. as ..... . he relied upon the observations made in that behalf by the apex court in the case of namit sharma v. union of india (2013)1 scc 745). he invited our attention to the photograph of the original preamble of the constitution of india on which a picture of progeny of cow is printed. he urged that every citizen of india is bound ..... objects and reasons of the gujarat amendment which was impugned before it. the said paragraph reads thus: 81.the facts contained in the preamble and the statement of objects and reasons in the impugned enactment highlight the following facts: (i) it is established that cow and her progeny sustain the health of the nation; (ii) the working bullocks are indispensable for our ..... brought into force on 4th march, 2015. the long title of the principal act as well as the preamble were amended by the amendment act. by the amendment act, even the schedule was amended and consequential amendment was made to sub-section (4) of section 1. section 5 was amended by incorporating words bull or bullock after the word cow . sections 5a to 5d were .....

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