ECAJ Welcomes Government Support of Sechita

October 12th, 2011

Dear Minister
Both personally and on behalf of the Australian Jewish community I write to thank you and your State Ministerial colleagues for your wise decision at the Primary Industries Ministerial Council last Friday to maintain the current legality of kosher religious slaughter of livestock (shechita) in Australia and to continue discussions with religious communities in order to settle an applicable risk management framework.

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