Animal laws at national level - Slovenia
(anti-cruelty, protection and welfare)

Slovenia

 

Law on the protection of animals

Zakon o Zaščiti živali

Adopted in:

1999


 

Law Amending the Law on the protection of animals

Zakona o spremembah in dopolnitvah Zakona o zaščiti živali

Adopted in:

2013


 

Constitution Article 72. Healthy Living Environment

Everyone has the right in accordance with the law to a healthy living environment. The state shall promote a healthy living environment. To this end, the conditions and manner in which economic and other activities are pursued shall be established by law. The law shall establish under which conditions and to what extent a person who has damaged the living environment is obliged to provide compensation. The protection of animals from cruelty shall be regulated by law.

 

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