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Through the writer of "The Tin Drum" and "Dog Years", this is often the tale either one of an excellent venture and an unforeseen love affair. In a Gdansk graveyard in 1989, a German artwork historian and a Polish widow percentage an identical proposal, to open a "Reconciliation Cemetery" to illustrate that previous hatreds are prior.
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8. ’ Schedule 2A Schedule 2A resulted from the October 1998 amendment of A(SP)A (s. 10(2a)). This amendment was an implementation of Article 8 of Council Directive No. 86/609/EEC. ‘1. All experiments shall be carried out under general or local anaesthesia. 2. Paragraph 1 above does not apply when: (a) anaesthesia is judged to be more traumatic to the animal than the experiment itself; (b) anaesthesia is incompatible with the object of the experiment. In such cases appropriate legislative and/or administrative measures shall be taken to ensure that no such experiment is carried out unnecessarily.
9) Responsibilities of the personal licence holder The responsibilities of the personal licence holder can be ascertained from the 22 conditions attached to the licence. The Inspectorate can, of course, attach additional appropriate conditions to any licence or certiﬁcate if circumstances demand it. The full text of licence and certiﬁcate conditions is at the back of this book. There are, however, important responsibilities associated with the personal licence which merit special attention. According to COPHCASP (Code of Practice for The Housing and Care of Animals used in Scientiﬁc Procedures) (para.
It must be clear that the cost has been minimised and the beneﬁts maximised. 5. ’ Moving on from the 1997 APC Report, the Guidance (Appendix I) has ofﬁcial material on the moot point of the fundamental features of the cost/beneﬁt assessment. The cost/beneﬁt assessment became so signiﬁcant that, after much consultation, a special lengthy APC Report was published solely on the topic in 2003. org) endorsed the ﬁndings of this APC Report. The following quotation is from the Nufﬁeld Council on Bioethics (p.