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News article17 October 2022Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety

Animal Welfare: Commission publishes the Fitness Check on the EU animal welfare legislation

The Farm to Fork Strategy adopted by the Commission on 20 May 2020 announced that the Commission will, by the end of 2023, revise the animal welfare legislation to align it with the latest scientific evidence. In addition, the revision will broaden its scope, make its enforcement easier and ultimately ensure a higher level of animal welfare.



Publication date
17 October 2022
Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety