Pvdd aims to ban slaughter without
The party for the animals is trying again to ban slaughter without anesthetic. It needs a initiatiefwet in which the exception that now goes for halal and Kosher slaughter is deleted.
The PvdD wants a transitional period of five years, so that slaughterhouses have the opportunity for adjustments. After these five years will all the animals in Netherlands are stunned before they are slaughtered. According to the PvdD leads to extra stress and slaughter of animals without unacceptable animal suffering.
Party leader Marianne Thieme tried in 2011 even though banned slaughter without anesthetic. Her Bill was then adopted by the lower House, but in the Senate rejected.