Comprehensive Analysis of Innovations in the Criminal Legislation of Ukraine on the Protection of Animals from Cruel Treatment
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- criminal offenses; criminal offenses against morality; cruelty to animals; animal protection
The paper reveals the content of the main changes in the Ukrainian legislation on the protection of animals from cruel treatment. With the development of society and changes in international regulation, attitudes toward animal cruelty have transformed. This study first of all takes into account the latest amendments to the Criminal Code of Ukraine, adopted in 2021.The provisions of international, criminal and basic legislation on animal protection are analyzed. Both modern problems and social preconditions of committing such actions by criminals are investigated. In comparison with foreign practice of animal protection the conclusion on a modern condition of studying of a question is swarmed and offers concerning improvements.
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TY - CONF AU - Natalia Semchuk AU - Sofiia Lykhova AU - Diana Maistro PY - 2021 DA - 2021/12/18 TI - Comprehensive Analysis of Innovations in the Criminal Legislation of Ukraine on the Protection of Animals from Cruel Treatment BT - Proceedings of the International Conference on Social Science, Psychology and Legal Regulation (SPL 2021) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 226 EP - 231 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.211218.037 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.211218.037 ID - Semchuk2021 ER -