Title 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS
Chapter I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF


shall have the meanings assigned to them in this section. The singular form shall also signify the plural and the masculine form shall also signify the feminine....


Subpart A_Licensing Sec. 2.1 Requirements and application. 2.2 Acknowledgement of regulations and standards. 2.3 Demonstration of compliance with standards...


initial license. APHIS will supply a copy of the applicable regulations and standards to the applicant with each request for a license application. The applicant...


(a) Each applicant must demonstrate that his or her premises and any animals, facilities, vehicles, equipment, or other premises used or intended for use in the business...


for an initial license shall not interfere with, threaten, abuse (including verbally abuse), or harass any APHIS official in the course of carrying out his or...


issued under this part shall be valid and effective unless: (1) The license has been revoked or suspended pursuant to section 19 of the Act. (2) The license...


of $10 required to be paid upon the application for a license, license renewal, or changed class of license under Sec. 2.1, each licensee shall submit to the AC...


prior to the expiration date of his or her license, a licensee shall file with the AC Regional Director an application for license renewal and annual report upon a form which...


business. A licensee shall promptly notify the AC Regional Director by certified mail of any change in the name, address, management, or substantial control or...


suspended or revoked. Any person who has been or is an officer, agent, or employee of a licensee whose license has been suspended or revoked and who was...


(a) Any person whose license has been suspended for any reason shall not be licensed in his or her own name or in any other manner within the period during which the order...


not be issued to any applicant who: (1) Has not complied with the requirements of Sec. Sec. 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, and 2.4 and has not paid the fees indicated in Sec....


intermediate handler, and each exhibitor not required to be licensed under section 3 of the Act and the regulations of this subchapter, shall register with the Secretary by...


supply a copy of the regulations and standards in this subchapter with each registration form. The registrant shall acknowledge receipt of and shall agree to comply with...


notify the AC Regional Director by certified mail of any change in the name, address, or ownership, or other change in operations affecting its status as an exhibitor,...


Each research facility other than a Federal research facility, shall register with the Secretary by completing and filing a properly executed form which will be...


(a) The Chief Executive Officer of the research facility shall appoint an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), qualified through the experience and expertise...


of the research facility to ensure that all scientists, research technicians, animal technicians, and other personnel involved in animal care, treatment, and use...


(a) Each research facility shall have an attending veterinarian who shall provide adequate veterinary care to its animals in compliance with this section: (1)...


shall maintain the following IACUC records: (1) Minutes of IACUC meetings, including records of attendance, activities of the Committee, and Committee...


that segment of the research facility, or that department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States, that uses or intends to use live animals in research,...


shall establish an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee which shall have the same composition, duties, and responsibilities required of nonfederal research...


of same by research facilities. Each research facility shall furnish to any APHIS official any information concerning the business of the research facility which...


(dealers and exhibitors). (a) Each dealer or exhibitor shall have an attending veterinarian who shall provide adequate veterinary care to its animals...


A class ``A'' dealer (breeder) shall identify all live dogs and cats on the premises as follows: (1) All live dogs and cats held on the premises, purchased, or...


be made of a durable alloy such as brass, bronze, or steel, or of a durable plastic. Aluminum of a sufficient thickness to assure the tag is durable and legible may also be...


at their own expense, official tags from commercial tag manufacturers.\4\ At the time the dealer or exhibitor is issued a license or is registered, the Department...


or research facility, shall be applied to dogs or cats in the manner set forth in Sec. 2.50 and in as close to consecutive numerical order as possible. No tag...


accountable for all official tags acquired. In the event an official tag is lost from a dog or cat while in the possession of a dealer or exhibitor, the dealer or...


cat to which is affixed or which is identified by an official tag is euthanized, or dies from other causes, the dealer or exhibitor shall remove and retain the tag for the...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR2.60] [Page 33] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 2_REGULATIONS--Table of Contents Subpart F_Stolen Animals Sec. 2.60 Prohibition on the purchase, sale, use, or transportation of stolen animals. No person shall buy, sell, exhibit, use for research, transport, or offer for transportation, any stolen animal. ...


other than operators of auction sales and brokers to whom animals are consigned, and each exhibitor shall make, keep, and maintain records or forms which fully and...


operator of an auction sale or broker shall make, keep, and maintain records or forms which fully and correctly disclose the following information concerning each animal...


connection with all live animals accepted for shipment on a C.O.D. basis or other arrangement or practice under which the cost of an animal or the transportation of an animal is to...


operator of an auction sale, broker, or department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States or of any State or local government shall deliver to any...


shall accept any animal for transportation, in commerce, upon any C.O.D. or other basis where any money is to be paid and collected upon delivery of the animal to...


of an auction sale, carrier, or intermediate handler shall, for a period of 1 year, destroy or dispose of, without the consent in writing of the Administrator, any...


Each dealer, exhibitor, operator of an auction sale, and intermediate handler shall comply in all respects with the regulations set forth in part 2 and the standards set forth in part...


cat acquired by a dealer \5\ or exhibitor shall be held by him or her, under his or her supervision and control, for a period of not less than 5 full days, not including the day...


exhibitor obtains the prior approval of the AC Regional Director, he may arrange to have another person hold animals for the required period provided for in paragraph (a) of Sec....


operators of auction sales, intermediate handlers, and carriers. Each dealer, exhibitor, operator of an auction sale, intermediate handler, and carrier...


Each dealer, exhibitor, intermediate handler, or carrier, shall, during business hours, allow APHIS officials: (1) To enter its place of business; (2) To examine...


part. APHIS will publish lists of persons licensed or registered in accordance with the provisions of this part in the Federal Register. The lists may be...


handler and carrier shall allow, upon request and during business hours, police or officers of other law enforcement agencies with general law enforcement...


an animal being held by a dealer, exhibitor, intermediate handler, or by a carrier is found by an APHIS official to be suffering as a result of the failure of the dealer,...


by any person to any carrier or intermediate handler for transportation, in commerce, or shall be transported in commerce by any person, except to a registered...


be done as expeditiously and carefully as possible in a manner that does not cause trauma, overheating, excessive cooling, behavioral stress, physical harm, or...


(a) A class ``B'' dealer may obtain live random source dogs and cats only from: (1) Other dealers who are licensed under the Act and in accordance with the regulations...


(a) Each of the entities listed in paragraphs (a)(1) through (a)(3) of this section that acquire any live dog or cat shall, before selling or providing the live dog or cat to a...


3.1 Housing facilities, general. Subpart A_Specifications for the Humane Handling, Care, Treatment, and Transportation of Dogs...


3.2 Indoor housing facilities. (a) Heating, cooling, and temperature. Indoor housing facilities for dogs and cats must be sufficiently heated and cooled when...


3.3 Sheltered housing facilities. (a) Heating, cooling, and temperature. The sheltered part of sheltered housing facilities for dogs and cats must be...


3.4 Outdoor housing facilities. (a) Restrictions. (1) The following categories of dogs or cats must not be kept in outdoor facilities, unless that practice is...


3.5 Mobile or traveling housing facilities. (a) Heating, cooling, and temperature. Mobile or traveling housing facilities for dogs and cats must be sufficiently...


3.6 Primary enclosures. Primary enclosures for dogs and cats must meet the following minimum requirements: (a) General requirements. (1) Primary enclosures...


3.7 Compatible grouping. Dogs and cats that are housed in the same primary enclosure must be compatible, with the following restrictions: (a) Females in...


3.8 Exercise for dogs. Dealers, exhibitors, and research facilities must develop, document, and follow an appropriate plan to provide dogs with the opportunity...


3.9 Feeding. (a) Dogs and cats must be fed at least once each day, except as otherwise might be required to provide adequate veterinary care. The food must...


3.10 Watering. If potable water is not continually available to the dogs and cats, it must be offered to the dogs and cats as often as necessary to ensure...


3.11 Cleaning, sanitization, housekeeping, and pest control. (a) Cleaning of primary enclosures. Excreta and food waste must be removed from primary enclosures...


3.12 Employees. Each person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations (9 CFR parts 1, 2, and 3) maintaining dogs and cats must have enough employees to carry out...


3.13 Consignments to carriers and intermediate handlers. (a) Carriers and intermediate handlers must not accept a dog or cat for transport in commerce more than...


3.14 Primary enclosures used to transport live dogs and cats. Any person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations (9 CFR parts 1, 2, and 3) must not transport...


3.15 Primary conveyances (motor vehicle, rail, air, and marine). (a) The animal cargo space of primary conveyances used to transport [[Page 57]] dogs...


3.16 Food and water requirements. (a) Each dog and cat that is 16 weeks of age or more must be offered food at least once every 24 hours. Puppies and kittens less...


3.17 Care in transit. (a) Surface transportation (ground and water). Any person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations transporting dogs or cats in commerce...


3.18 Terminal facilities. (a) Placement. Any person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations (9 CFR parts 1, 2, and 3) must not commingle shipments of dogs or...


3.19 Handling. (a) Any person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations (9 CFR parts 1, 2, and 3) who moves (including loading and unloading) dogs or cats...


3.25 Facilities, general. Facilities and Operating Standards (a) Structural strength. Indoor and outdoor housing facilities...


3.26 Facilities, indoor. (a) Heating. Indoor housing facilities for guinea pigs or hamsters shall be sufficiently heated when necessary to protect the animals...


3.27 Facilities, outdoor. (a) Hamsters shall not be housed in outdoor facilities. (b) Guinea pigs shall not be housed in outdoor facilities unless...


3.28 Primary enclosures. All primary enclosures for guinea pigs and hamsters shall conform to the following requirements: (a) General. (1)...


3.29 Feeding. (a) Guinea pigs and hamsters shall be fed each day except as otherwise might be required to provide adequate veterinary care. The food shall...


3.30 Watering. Unless food supplements consumed by guinea pigs or hamsters supply them with their normal water requirements, potable water shall be...


3.31 Sanitation. (a) Cleaning and sanitation of primary enclosures. (1) Primary enclosures shall be cleaned and sanitized often enough to prevent...


3.32 Employees. A sufficient number of employees shall be utilized to maintain the prescribed level of husbandry practices set forth in this subpart....


3.33 Classification and separation. Animals housed in the same primary enclosure shall be maintained in compatible groups, with the following...


3.35 Consignments to carriers and intermediate handlers. (a) Carriers and intermediate handlers shall not accept any live guinea pig or hamster presented by...


3.36 Primary enclosures used to transport live guinea pigs and hamsters. No person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations shall offer for...


3.37 Primary conveyances (motor vehicle, rail, air, and marine). (a) The animal cargo space of primary conveyances used in transporting live guinea pigs...


3.38 Food and water requirements. (a) If live guinea pigs or hamsters are to be transported for a period of more than 6 hours, the animals shall have access...


3.39 Care in transit. (a) During surface transportation, it shall be the responsibility of the driver or other employee to visually observe the live guinea pigs...


3.40 Terminal facilities. No person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations shall commingle shipments of live guinea pigs or hamsters with inanimate cargo....


3.41 Handling. (a) Any person who is subject to the Animal Welfare regulations and who moves live guinea pigs or hamsters from an animal holding area of...


3.50 Facilities, general. Facilities and Operating Standards (a) Structural strength. Indoor and outdoor housing facilities for...


3.51 Facilities, indoor. (a) Heating. Indoor housing facilities for rabbits need not be heated. (b) Ventilation. Indoor housing facilities for rabbits shall...


3.52 Facilities, outdoor. (a) Shelter from sunlight. When sunlight is likely to cause overheating or discomfort, sufficient shade shall be provided to allow all...


3.53 Primary enclosures. All primary enclosures for rabbits shall conform to the following requirements: (a) General. (1) Primary enclosures shall be...


3.54 Feeding. (a) Rabbits shall be fed at least once each day except as otherwise might be required to provide adequate veterinary care. The food shall be free...


3.55 Watering. Sufficient potable water shall be provided daily except as might otherwise be required to provide adequate veterinary care. All watering...


3.56 Sanitation. (a) Cleaning of primary enclosures. (1) Primary enclosures shall be kept reasonably free of excreta, hair, cobwebs and other debris by...


3.57 Employees. A sufficient number of employees shall be utilized to maintain the prescribed level of husbandry practices set forth in this subpart. Such...


3.58 Classification and separation. Animals housed in the same primary enclosure shall be maintained in compatible groups, with the following additional restrictions: ...


3.60 Consignments to carriers and intermediate handlers. (a) Carriers and intermediate handlers shall not accept any live rabbit presented by any dealer,...


3.61 Primary enclosures used to transport live rabbits. No person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations shall offer for transportation or transport in commerce...


3.62 Primary conveyances (motor vehicle, rail, air, and marine). (a) The animal cargo space of primary conveyances used in transporting live rabbits shall be designed...


3.63 Food and water requirements. (a) If live rabbits are to be transported for a period of more than 6 hours, they shall have access to food and water or a type of...


3.64 Care in transit. (a) During surface transportation, it shall be th responsibility of the driver or other employee to visually observe the live rabbits...


3.65 Terminal facilities. No person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations shall commingle shipments of live rabbits with inanimate cargo. All animal holding...


3.66 Handling. (a) Any person who is subject to the Animal Welfare regulations and who moves live rabbits from an animal holding area of a terminal facility to...


3.75 Housing facilities, general. Source: 56 FR 6495, Feb. 15, 1991, unless otherwise noted. Facilities and Operating...


3.76 Indoor housing facilities. (a) Heating, cooling, and temperature. Indoor housing facilities must be sufficiently heated and cooled when necessary to...


3.77 Sheltered housing facilities. (a) Heating, cooling, and temperature. The sheltered part of sheltered housing facilities must be sufficiently heated and...


3.78 Outdoor housing facilities. (a) Acclimation. Only nonhuman primates that are acclimated, as determined by the attending veterinarian, to the...


3.79 Mobile or traveling housing facilities. (a) Heating, cooling, and temperature. Mobile or traveling housing facilities must be sufficiently heated and cooled...


3.80 Primary enclosures. Primary enclosures for nonhuman primates must meet the following minimum requirements: (a) General requirements. (1)...


3.81 Environment enhancement to promote psychological well-being. Dealers, exhibitors, and research facilities must develop, document, and follow an appropriate...


3.82 Feeding. (a) The diet for nonhuman primates must be appropriate for the species, size, age, and condition of the animal, and for the conditions in which...


3.83 Watering. Potable water must be provided in sufficient quantity to every nonhuman primate housed at the facility. If potable water is not...


3.84 Cleaning, sanitization, housekeeping, and pest control. (a) Cleaning of primary enclosures. Excreta and food waste must be removed from inside each...


3.85 Employees. Every person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations (9 CFR parts 1, 2, and 3) maintaining nonhuman primates must have enough employees to...


3.86 Consignments to carriers and intermediate handlers. (a) Carriers and intermediate handlers must not accept a nonhuman primate for transport in commerce...


3.87 Primary enclosures used to transport nonhuman primates. Any person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations (9 CFR parts 1, 2, and 3) must not transport...


3.88 Primary conveyances (motor vehicle, rail, air, and marine). (a) The animal cargo space of primary conveyances used to transport nonhuman primates must...


3.89 Food and water requirements. (a) Each nonhuman primate that is 1 year of age or more must be offered food \5\ at least once every 24 hours. Each...


3.90 Care in transit. (a) Surface transportation (ground and water). Any person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations (9 CFR parts 1, 2, and 3)...


3.91 Terminal facilities. (a) Placement. Any persons subject to the Animal Welfare regulations (9 CFR parts l, 2, and 3) must not commingle shipments of...


3.92 Handling. (a) Any person subject to the Animal Welfare regulations (9 CFR parts 1, 2, and 3) who moves (including loading and unloading) nonhuman...


3.100 Special considerations regarding compliance and/or variance. Source: 44 FR 36874, June 22, 1979, unless otherwise noted. Facilities...


3.101 Facilities, general. (a) Construction requirements. (1) Indoor and outdoor housing facilities for marine mammals must be structurally sound and must...


3.102 Facilities, indoor. (a) Ambient temperature. The air and water temperatures in indoor facilities shall be sufficiently regulated by heating or cooling...


3.103 Facilities, outdoor. (a) Environmental temperatures. Marine mammals shall not be housed in outdoor facilities unless the air and water temperature ranges...


3.103 Facilities, outdoor. (a) Environmental temperatures. Marine mammals shall not be housed in outdoor facilities unless the air and water temperature ranges...
...


3.105 Feeding. (a) The food for marine mammals must be wholesome, palatable, and free from contamination and must be of sufficient quantity and nutritive value...


3.106 Water quality. (a) General. The primary enclosure shall not contain water which would be detrimental to the health of the marine mammal...


3.107 Sanitation. (a) Primary enclosures. (1) Animal and food waste in areas other than the pool of water must be removed from the primary enclosures at...


3.108 Employees or attendants. (a) A sufficient number of adequately trained employees or attendants, responsible to management and working in concert with...


3.109 Separation. Marine mammals, whenever known to be primarily social in the wild, must be housed in their primary enclosure with at least one compatible...


3.110 Veterinary care. (a) Newly acquired marine mammals must be isolated from resident marine mammals. Animals with a known medical history must be...


3.111 Swim-with-the-dolphin programs. Swim-with-the-dolphin programs shall comply with the requirements in this section, as well as with all other...


3.112 Consignments to carriers and intermediate handlers. (a) Carriers and intermediate handlers shall not accept any marine mammal that is presented by...


3.113 Primary enclosures used to transport marine mammals. No dealer, research facility, exhibitor, or operator of an auction sale shall offer for...


3.114 Primary conveyances (motor vehicle, rail, air and marine). (a) The animal cargo space of primary conveyances used in transporting live marine mammals must...


3.115 Food and drinking water requirements. (a) Those marine mammals that require drinking water must be offered potable water within 4 hours of being placed in...


3.116 Care in transit. (a) A licensed veterinarian, employee, and/or attendant of the shipper or receiver of any marine mammal being transported, in...


3.117 Terminal facilities. Carriers and intermediate handlers must not commingle marine mammal shipments with inanimate cargo. All animal holding areas of a...


3.118 Handling. (a) Carriers and intermediate handlers moving marine mammals from the animal holding area of the terminal facility to the primary conveyance...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.125 Facilities, general. Source: 36 FR 24925, Dec. 24, 1971,...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.126 Facilities, indoor. (a) Ambient temperatures. Temperature in indoor...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.127 Facilities, outdoor. (a) Shelter from sunlight. When sunlight is...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.128 Space requirements. Enclosures shall be constructed and maintained so as...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.129 Feeding. (a) The food shall be wholesome, palatable, and free...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.130 Watering. If potable water is not accessible to the animals at all times,...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.131 Sanitation. (a) Cleaning of enclosures. Excreta shall be removed...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.132 Employees. A sufficient number of adequately trained employees shall...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.133 Separation. Animals housed in the same primary enclosure must be...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.136 Consignments to carriers and intermediate handlers. (a) Carriers...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.137 Primary enclosures used to transport live animals. No dealer,...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.138 Primary conveyances (motor vehicle, rail, air, and marine). (a) The...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.139 Food and water requirements. (a) All live animals shall be...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.140 Care in transit. (a) During surface transportation, it shall be...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.141 Terminal facilities. Carriers and intermediate handlers shall...


Rabbits, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Nonhuman Primates, and Marine Mammals Sec. 3.142 Handling. (a) Carriers and intermediate handlers shall move live...


and applicability of rules of practice. Subpart A_General Sec. 4.1 Scope and applicability of rules of practice. ...


4.10 Summary action. (a) In any situation where the Administrator has reason to believe that any person licensed under the Act has violated or is violating...


4.11 Stipulations. (a) At any time prior to the issuance of a complaint seeking a civil penalty under the Act, the Administrator, in his discretion, may enter into...


rule. 11.4 Inspection and detention of horses. 11.5 Access to premises and records. 11.6 Inspection space and facility requirements. 11.7 Certification...


paragraph (b) of this section, no chain, boot, roller, collar, action device, nor any other device, method, practice, or substance shall be used with respect to any horse...


subject to this rule that do not meet the following scar rule criteria shall be considered to be ``sore'' and are subject to all prohibitions of section 5 of the Act. The scar...


(a) Each horse owner, exhibitor, trainer, or other person having custody of, or responsibility for, any horse at any horse show, horse exhibition, or horse sale or...


horses and records are as follows: (a) Management. (1) The management of any horse show, horse exhibition, or horse sale or auction shall, without fee,...


horse sale or auction, containing Tennessee Walking Horses or racking horses, shall provide, without fee, sufficient space and facilities for APHIS representatives to...


DQP applicants. DQP's holding a valid, current DQP license issued in accordance with this part may be appointed by the management of any horse show, horse exhibition,...


exhibition, or horse sale or auction which does not appoint and retain a DQP shall be responsible for identifying all horses that are sore or otherwise in violation of the...


the DQP shall direct the custodian of the horse to walk and turn the horse in a manner that allows the DQP to determine whether the horse exhibits signs of...


horse sale or auction, that contains Tennessee Walking Horses or racking horses, shall maintain for a period of at least 90 days following the closing date of said...


or auction shall permit any APHIS representative, upon request, to examine and make copies of any and all records [[Page 139]] pertaining to any horse,...


exhibition, or horse sale or auction, containing Tennessee Walking Horses or racking horses, the managements of such show, exhibition, sale or auction shall submit to...


(a) Each person who ships, transports, or otherwise moves, or delivers or receives for movement, any horse with reason to believe such horse may be shown, exhibited, sold...


organization or association which sponsors, or which sanctions any horse show, horse exhibition, or horse sale or auction, shall [[Page 140]] furnish...


Scope and applicability of rules of practice. Subpart A_General Sec. 12.1 Scope and applicability of rules of practice. ...


12.10 Stipulations. (a) At any time prior to the issuance of a complaint seeking a civil penalty under the Act, the Administrator, in his discretion, may...


rules of practice. Subpart A_General Sec. 49.1 Scope and applicability of rules of practice. ...


Stipulations. (a) At any time prior to the issuance of a complaint seeking a civil penalty under any of the Acts listed in Sec. 49.1, the Administrator, in...


Subpart A_General Indemnity 50.2 Applicability of this subpart; cooperation with States. 50.3 Payment to owners for animals destroyed. 50.4 Classification of...


with States. (a) The provisions of this subpart apply to all payments made by the Department for the destruction of animals because of tuberculosis,...


(a) The Administrator is authorized to agree on the part of the Department to pay indemnity to owners of the following animals: [[Page 144]] ...


cervids, and other livestock as infected, exposed, or suspect. (a) Cattle, bison, and captive cervids are classified as infected with tuberculosis on the basis...


When any cattle, bison, or captive cervid in a herd is classified by an APHIS or State representative or accredited veterinarian as a reactor to a test for tuberculosis, a complete...


be destroyed because of tuberculosis. (a) Livestock to be destroyed because of tuberculosis must be identified as follows: (1) Livestock classified as reactors...


(a) Slaughter or disposal. Livestock to be destroyed because of tuberculosis must be shipped direct to slaughter under permit to a Federal or State inspected...


disposing of infected, exposed, and suspect animals. The Department may pay, when approved in advance in writing by the Veterinarian in Charge, one half...


to be destroyed because of tuberculosis under Sec. 50.3 must be appraised within 15 days after being classified as infected with tuberculosis, except that the veterinarian...


Appraisals of livestock made in accordance with Sec. 50.9 shall be recorded on forms furnished by APHIS. The appraisal form shall be signed by the appraiser and by the...


A report of the salvage derived from the sale of each animal on which a claim for indemnity may be made under the provisions of Sec. 50.3 shall be made on a salvage...


Claims for Federal indemnity for livestock destroyed because of tuberculosis shall be presented on indemnity claim forms furnished by APHIS on which the owner of the...


and materials. All premises, including all structures, holding facilities, conveyances, or materials which are determined by the appropriate Veterinarian in...


Claims for compensation for livestock destroyed because of tuberculosis will not be allowed in any of the following cases: [[Page 148]] (a) The claimant...


Source: 67 FR 48751, July 26, 2002, unless otherwise noted. (a) Eligibility for payment. Owners of dairy operations, including owners of dairy cattle...


disposal of cattle. (a) All dairy cattle disposed of under this subpart must travel from the premises of origin to their final destination with an approved...


salvage proceeds. A report of the salvage derived from the sale of each animal for which a claim for payment is made under this subpart must be made on a salvage...


payment. Claims for payment, other than for reimbursement of relocation expenses of the reverse osmosis dairy plant, must be presented on payment claim forms...


allowed. The Department will not allow claims for payment if the claimant has failed to comply with any of the requirements of this subpart, or there is...


Payment to owners for animals destroyed. 51.4 Record of tests. 51.5 Identification of animals to be destroyed because of brucellosis. 51.6 Destruction of...


with the proper State authorities in the eradication of brucellosis and to pay indemnities for the destruction of brucellosis-reactor animals or...


authorize the payment of Federal indemnity by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to any owner whose cattle or bison are destroyed after having been approved for...


an APHIS representative, State representative, or accredited veterinarian so that a complete test record may be made by such person on an APHIS approved form for each herd known...


shall be responsible for insuring that any animal for which indemnity is claimed shall be identified in accordance with the provisions of this section within 15 days after...


shall be responsible for ensuring that cattle subject to this part shall be sold under permit to a recognized slaughtering establishment or to a specifically approved...


brucellosis shall be presented on indemnity claim forms furnished by APHIS on which the owner of the animals covered thereby shall certify that the animals are or are...


structures, holding facilities, conveyances, and materials, contaminated because of occupation or use by brucellosis reactor or exposed animals shall be properly cleaned...


brucellosis shall not be allowed if any of the following circumstances exist: (a) If the claimant has failed to comply with any of the requirements of this part. (b)...


because of brucellosis shall hereafter be paid under the regulations contained in part 53 of this chapter, but all such claims shall be presented and paid pursuant to and...


of swine. 52.4 Presentation of claims. 52.5 Report of net salvage proceeds. 52.6 Claims not allowed. 52.7 Disinfection of premises, conveyances,...


Administrator is authorized to agree on the part of the Department to pay indemnity to the owner of herds of swine destroyed because the herds are known to be infected...


they are known to be infected with pseudorabies will be appraised by an APHIS employee and a representative of the State jointly, a representative of the State alone,...


claim for indemnity must be presented, along with the report of net salvage proceeds required under Sec. 52.5, to the veterinarian in charge on a form furnished by APHIS. ...


the sale of each animal for which a claim for indemnity is made under Sec. 52.2(a) must be made on a salvage form that shows the gross receipts, expenses if any, and...


of swine unless the swine have been appraised as prescribed in this part and the owners have signed a written agreement to the appraisals. (b) The Department...


stockyards and pens, and all cars and other [[Page 163]] conveyances, and the materials on any premises or conveyances used to house or transport swine...


Determination of existence of disease; agreements with States. 53.3 Appraisal of animals or materials. 53.4 Destruction...


existence of disease; agreements with States. (a) The Administrator is hereby authorized to invite the proper State authorities to cooperate with the Department in...


animals or materials. (a) Animals affected by or exposed to disease, and materials required to be destroyed because of being contaminated by or exposed to disease...


animals. (a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) of this section, animals infected with or exposed to disease shall be killed promptly after appraisal and disposed of...


destruction of materials. (a) In order to prevent the spread of disease, materials contaminated by or exposed to disease shall be disinfected: Provided, however, That...


animals. Animals of species not susceptible to the disease for which a quarantine has been established, but which have been exposed to the disease, shall be...


premises, conveyances, and materials. All premises, including barns, corrals, stockyards and pens, and all cars, vessels, aircraft, and other conveyances, and...


claims. (a) Except for claims made under Sec. 53.11, claims for the following must be presented to APHIS, through the inspector in charge, on a form approved by...


animals or materials. When animals or materials have been destroyed pursuant to the requirements contained in this part, any claim for indemnity shall be presented...


allowed. (a) The Department will not allow claims arising under the terms of this part if the payee has not complied with all quarantine requirements. ...


from low pathogenic avian influenza; conditions for payment. In the case of low pathogenic avian influenza related to the 2002 disease situations in Virginia...


understanding with States. Subpart A_Scrapie Indemnification Program 54.3 Animals eligible for indemnity payments. 54.4 Application by owners for...


memoranda of understanding with the animal health agency of any State in order to cooperatively administer the Scrapie Eradication Program and the Scrapie...


(a) Indemnity may be paid for an animal only after the owner of the animal [[Page 174]] has applied for indemnification and been approved in accordance...


(a) Normally, an application for indemnification will be initiated by a State or APHIS representative who is working with the owner of a flock that has already...


indemnity is paid to an owner, the owner must sign a written agreement with APHIS, certifying the following: (a) The owner will make available for review upon request by a...


(a) Indemnity paid for sheep in accordance with Sec. 54.3 will be set based on the following price reports published by the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS). If pricing...


(a) Scrapie-positive and suspect animals for which indemnification is sought must be destroyed on the premises where they are held, pastured, or penned at the time indemnity...


and monitoring plans. (a) The owner of the flock or his or her agent must identify all animals 1 year of age or over within the flock. All animals less than...


The Administrator may waive the following requirements of this part for participants in a scrapie control pilot project by recording the requirements waived...


may approve new tests for the diagnosis of scrapie conducted on live or dead animals for use in the Scrapie Eradication Program. The Administrator will base the approval...


tests and official genotype tests. (a) State, Federal, and university laboratories, or in the case of genotype tests, private laboratories will be approved by...


Certification Program is a cooperative effort between APHIS; members of the sheep and goat industry, including owners of flocks, slaughtering and rendering establishments,...


sheep or goat flock may apply to enter the Scrapie Flock Certification Program by sending a written request to a State scrapie certification board or to the area veterinarian in...


An area veterinarian in charge, after consulting with a State representative and industry representatives, may appoint a State scrapie certification board for the purpose...


Disease Indemnification Program 55.2 Payment of indemnity. 55.3 Appraisal and destruction of captive cervids. 55.4 Disinfection of premises, conveyances,...


The Administrator is authorized to pay for the purchase and destruction of CWD positive animals, CWD exposed animals, and CWD suspect animals. Subject to...


captive cervids. (a) CWD positive herds, or individual CWD suspect animals or exposed animals removed by APHIS from a herd for testing, will be appraised by...


and materials. After cervids are destroyed in accordance with this part, all premises, including barns, stockyards and pens, all cars and other...


indemnity. Claims for indemnity for the value of animals destroyed must be documented on a form furnished by APHIS and presented to an APHIS employee or a...


When cervids have been destroyed under this part, any claim for indemnity must be presented on forms furnished by APHIS. The owner of the cervids must certify on...


(a) The Department will not allow claims arising out of the destruction of cervids unless the cervids have been appraised as prescribed in this part and the owners...


approval of laboratories to conduct official CWD tests. (a) An official CWD test is: (1) Histopathological examination of central nervous system (CNS)...


rules of practice. Subpart A_General Sec. 70.1 Scope and applicability of rules of practice. ...


(a) At any time prior to the issuance of a complaint seeking a civil penalty under any of the Acts listed in Sec. 70.1, the Administrator, in his...


interstate movement of diseased animals, including poultry. 71.3 Interstate movement of diseased animals and poultry generally ...


When the Secretary of Agriculture shall determine the fact that poultry or other animals in any State, Territory, or the District of Columbia are affected with...


with any of the following diseases, which are endemic to the United States: Equine piroplasmosis, bovine piroplasmosis or splenetic fever, scabies in cattle,...


required; animals classed as ``exposed.'' (a) Yards, pens, chutes, alleys, and other facilities and premises which are used in connection with the...


No person who receives notice from an APHIS representative that a railroad car, truck, boat, aircraft or other means of conveyance owned or operated by such person is...


conveyance. (a) Railroad cars, trucks, boats, aircraft, and other means of conveyance which have been used in the interstate transportation of cattle, sheep, swine,...


(a) Railroad cars, trucks, aircraft, or other means of conveyance, except boats, required by the regulations in [[Page 194]] this subchapter to be...


and cages and other equipment are as follows: (1) ``Cresylic disinfectant'' in the proportion of at least 4 fluid ounces to 1 gallon of water. (2) Liquefied...


employed for determining the suitability of cresylic disinfectant for use under the provisions of Sec. 71.10(b)(3): (a) The product shall remain a uniform liquid when held...


(a) A permitted brand of sodium orthophenylphenate in a proportion of at least one pound to 12 gallons of water is permitted in tuberculosis eradication work for disinfecting...


the interstate transportation of livestock or poultry shall, when directed by an APHIS inspector so to do, stop the same in transit for inspection, and if any of such...


When, in order to prevent the spread of any contagious, infectious, or communicable disease, it becomes necessary to slaughter any diseased or exposed...


No livestock or poultry shall be shipped, trailed, driven, or hauled in private conveyance from the quarantined area in any State, Territory, or the District of Columbia to the...


facilities. When poultry or other animals are to be inspected and certified by an APHIS representative, assistance and proper facilities for restraining them shall be provided...


No dead poultry or other animals shall be offered or accepted for transportation or transported in the same car with live poultry or other animals from the...


(a) No cattle 2 years of age or over, except steers and spayed heifers and cattle of any age which are being moved interstate during the course of normal ranching...


of this section, no swine may be sold, transported, received for transportation, or offered for sale or transportation, in interstate commerce, unless each swine is...


facility \7\ and to retain such designation, the individual legally responsible for the day-to-day operations of the livestock facility shall execute the...


[Boophilus annulatus (Margaropus annulatus), Boophilus microplus, or Rhipicephalus evertsi evertsi]; interstate movement of infested or exposed...


of said disease in the Northern Mariana Islands, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the Island of Guam: Restrictions on movement of cattle. Notice is...


Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the Island of Guam. The entire Territories of the Virgin Islands of the United States and the Island of Guam, the Northern...


described in the regulations of the Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) contained in Sec. 41.2 of title 4, part II, of the Texas Administrative Code (4 TAC 41.2),...


Cattle in quarantined areas where tick eradication is not being conducted\3\ may be shipped or transported interstate in accordance with Sec. Sec....


being conducted in cooperation with State authorities,\3\ which on inspection by an APHIS inspector are found to be apparently free from ticks, may, after one...


Cattle located in areas where tick eradication is being conducted in co- operation with the State authorities, and which are on premises shown by the...


All interstate movements of inspected and certified and dipped and certified cattle shall be accompanied to final destination by a certificate of an APHIS inspector...


All such interstate movements of inspected or dipped and certified cattle are subject to such restrictions, which are not inconsistent with the regulations in this...


premises. Cattle of the quarantined area shall be considered infested and shall not be placed in noninfectious pens or premises until after the final inspection...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR72.12] [Page 208] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 72_TEXAS (SPLENETIC) FEVER IN CATTLE--Table of Contents Sec. 72.12 Cattle; exposure to tick infestation after treatment or inspection prohibited. The cattle shall not be exposed to tick infestation after treatment and/or inspection. ...


of cattle for interstate movement shall be done only with a permitted dip and at places where proper equipment is provided for dipping and for handling the cattle in a...


claims against United States. When the cattle are to be dipped under APHIS supervision the owner of the cattle, offered for shipment, or his agent duly...


State authorities; facilities. When deemed advisable and upon recommendation by the proper livestock sanitary authorities, designated dipping stations may be approved by...


such purpose. (a) Specifications for construction and maintenance. Cattle of the free area, and cattle of the quarantined area when properly dipped, inspected,...


when dipping facilities unavailable. (a) Tick-infested cattle. Cattle of the free area which are tick- infested may be moved interstate for any purpose after...


disinfected. Pine straw, grass, or similar litter collected from tick-infested pastures, ranges, or premises may disseminate the contagion of splenetic, southern,...


The exhibition of noninfected cattle at fairs or exhibitions in the quarantined area and their reshipment to the free area without dipping may, by written order of...


Animals other than cattle which are infested with ticks [Boophilus annulatus (Margaropus annulatus), Boophilus microplus, or Rhipicephalus evertsi evertsi] or exposed to...


Cars and other vehicles, and yards, pens, chutes, or other premises or facilities, which have contained interstate shipments of animals infested with or exposed...


cleaned and treated. Cars or others vehicles which have carried cattle exposed to or infested with ticks within the quarantined area of any State shall be cleaned...


The litter and manure removed from cars, boats, or other vehicles and from pens, chutes, alleys, or other premises or inclosures which have contained...


immersion in a chemical solution in a dip vat, or by spraying with a chemical solution using a spray-dip machine or a hand-held sprayer. [50 FR 430, Jan....


policy. 73.1c Definitions. 73.2 Interstate shipment for immediate slaughter from quarantined or nonquarantined areas; conditions under...


promulgate regulations and may prohibit or restrict the movement in interstate commerce of any animal, article, or means of conveyance as the Secretary determines necessary...


section. Administrator. The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. Animal and Plant...


(a) Conditions under which permitted after one dipping. Cattle which, just prior to shipment, were affected with scabies but have been dipped once in...


may be shipped interstate for any purpose if dipped twice in a permitted dip, 10 to 14 days apart, under the supervision of an APHIS inspector or State inspector, and...


which permitted. Cattle not visibly diseased with scabies, but which are known to be part of a diseased herd or to have come in contact with diseased cattle...


in any quarantined area, which herd is not diseased with scabies, may be shipped, transported, or otherwise moved interstate for any purpose upon inspection by an APHIS or...


When cattle are shipped as ``Treated Scabby Cattle,'' or ``Cattle Exposed to Scabies,'' the transportation companies shall securely affix to and maintain upon...


No person, firm, or corporation shall deliver for transportation, transport, drive on foot, or otherwise move interstate from the free area of any State, Territory, or the District...


healthy cattle in transit from a State not quarantined by the Secretary of Agriculture for scabies in cattle be unloaded en route and placed in infectious premises,...


States. When the cattle are to be dipped under APHIS supervision or control, the owner of the cattle offered for shipment, or his agent duly authorized thereto,...


as required in this part, of cattle affected with or exposed to scabies, are as follows: (1) Lime-sulphur dip, other than proprietary brands thereof, made in...


pens, sheds, chutes, or other premises or facilities which have contained cattle of a consignment in which scabies is found shall be treated within 72 hours of use and prior...


or exposed to scabies may be moved interstate from a nonquarantined area after being treated with ivermectin under the supervision of an APHIS inspector or State inspector...


pardalis), African spurred tortoise (Geochelone sulcata), and Bell's hingeback tortoise (Kinixys belliana) is prohibited except when tortoises are accompanied by either...


of laboratories, diagnostic facilities, and research facilities. (a) Definitions. For the purpose of this section, the following terms have the meanings set forth...


Subpart A_General Provisions Sec. 77.1 Material incorporated by reference. 77.2 Definitions. 77.3 Tuberculosis classifications of States...


shall have the meanings set forth in this section except as otherwise specified. Accredited veterinarian. A veterinarian approved by the Administrator in...


The Administrator shall classify each State for tuberculosis in accordance with this part. A zone comprising less than an entire State will be given a particular...


State animal health official may request at any time that the Administrator designate part of a State as having a different tuberculosis classification under this part than the rest...


terms shall have the meanings set forth in this section except as otherwise specified. Accreditation preparatory State or zone. A State or zone that is or is part of...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR77.6] [Page 226] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 77_TUBERCULOSIS--Table of Contents Subpart B_Cattle and Bison Sec. 77.6 Applicability of this subpart. All references in this subpart to the tuberculosis status of States and zones pertain to such status for cattle and bison only. ...


are accredited-free States: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas,...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR77.8] [Page 227] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 77_TUBERCULOSIS--Table of Contents Subpart B_Cattle and Bison Sec. 77.8 Interstate movement from accredited-free States and zones. Cattle or bison that originate in an accredited-free State or zone may be moved interstate without restriction. ...


(a) The following are modified accredited advanced States: California, New Mexico, and Texas. (b) The following are modified accredited advanced zones: None. (c) If...


zones. Cattle or bison that originate in a modified accredited advanced State or zone, and that are not known to be infected with or exposed to tuberculosis,...


following are modified accredited States: Michigan. (b) The following are modified accredited zones: None. (c) If any livestock other than cattle or bison are included in...


Cattle or bison that originate in a modified accredited State or zone, and that are not known to be infected with or exposed to tuberculosis, may be moved...


(a) The following are accreditation preparatory States: None. (b) The following are accreditation preparatory zones: None. (c) If any livestock other than cattle or bison...


zones. Cattle or bison that originate in an accreditation preparatory State or zone, and that are not known to be infected with or exposed to tuberculosis,...


nonaccredited States: None. (b) The following are nonaccredited zones: None. (c) To qualify for accreditation preparatory status, a nonaccredited State or zone...


Cattle or bison that originate in a nonaccredited State or zone, and that are not known to be infected with or exposed to tuberculosis, may be moved interstate only if...


or suspects, or from herds containing suspects. (a) Reactor cattle and bison. Cattle or bison that have been classified as reactor cattle or bison may be...


concurrence of the State animal health official of the State of destination, upon request in specific cases, allow the interstate movement of cattle or bison not...


All conveyances and associated equipment, premises, and structures that are used for receiving, holding, shipping, loading, unloading, and delivering cattle...


following terms shall have the meanings set forth in this section except as otherwise specified. Accreditation preparatory State or zone. A State or zone that is or is part...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR77.21] [Page 234] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 77_TUBERCULOSIS--Table of Contents Subpart C_Captive Cervids Sec. 77.21 Applicability of this subpart. All references in this subpart to the tuberculosis status of States and zones pertain to such status for captive cervids. [[Page 235]] ...


accredited-free States: None. (b) The following are accredited-free zones: None. (c) If an affected herd is detected in a State or zone classified as...


Notwithstanding any other provisions of this part, captive cervids that originate in an accredited-free State or zone may be moved interstate...


(a) The following are modified accredited advanced States: None. (b) The following are modified accredited advanced zones: None. (c) If any livestock other than captive...


zones. Captive cervids that originate in a modified accredited advanced State or zone, and that are not known to be infected with or exposed to tuberculosis,...


listed in paragraph (b) of this section must submit to APHIS \1\ by October 23, 2001 data demonstrating that the State complies with the UMR or the State will be redesignated...


zones. Except for captive cervids from a qualified herd or monitored herd, as provided in Sec. Sec. 77.36 and 77.37, respectively, captive cervids that originate in...


The following are accreditation preparatory States: None. (b) The following are accreditation preparatory zones: None. (c) If any livestock other than captive cervids are...


zones. Except for captive cervids from a qualified herd or monitored herd, as provided in Sec. Sec. 77.36 and 77.37, respectively, captive cervids...


nonaccredited States: None. (b) The following are nonaccredited zones: None. (c) To qualify for accreditation preparatory status, a nonaccredited State or zone...


Captive cervids that originate in a nonaccredited State or zone and that are not known to be infected with or exposed to tuberculosis may not be moved interstate only if...


accredited-free States and zones in accordance with Sec. 77.23, movement from accredited herds in accordance with Sec. 77.35, and movement to slaughter in accordance...


(a) Approved testers. Except as explained in paragraphs (a)(1) and (a)(2) of this section, official tuberculosis tests may only be given by a veterinarian employed by...


tuberculin (SCT) test. (1) The SCT test is the primary test to be used in individual captive cervids and in herds of unknown tuberculous status. Each captive cervid that...


(a) Qualifications. To be recognized as an accredited herd: (1) All captive cervids in the herd eligible for testing in accordance with Sec. 77.33(f) must have tested negative to...


(a) Qualifications. To be recognized as a qualified herd: (1) All captive cervids in the herd eligible for testing in accordance with Sec. 77.33(f) must have tested negative to...


(a) Qualifications. To be recognized as a monitored herd: (1) Identification records must be maintained by the person, firm, or corporation responsible for the management of the...


or monitored. The Administrator may, with the concurrence of the cooperating State animal health officials of the State of destination, and upon request...


suspect--(1) The suspect. (i) A captive cervid classified as a suspect on the SCT test must be quarantined until it is slaughtered or retested by the CCT test or the BTB...


(a) Procedures for necropsy and slaughter. (1) A necropsy must be performed by or under the supervision of a veterinarian who is employed by USDA or...


All conveyances and associated equipment, premises, and structures that are used for receiving, holding, shipping, loading, unloading, and delivering...


All conveyances and associated equipment, premises, and structures that are used for receiving, holding, shipping, loading, unloading, and delivering...
...


interstate movement of animals. (a) Any certificate, permit, or ``S'' brand permit required by this part for the interstate movement of animals shall be delivered to...


Cattle and bison moving interstate, except cattle and bison moved directly to a recognized slaughtering establishment, approved intermediate handling facility, or...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR78.5] [Page 270] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 78_BRUCELLOSIS--Table of Contents Subpart B_Restrictions on Interstate Movement of Cattle Because of Brucellosis Sec. 78.5 General restrictions. Cattle may not be moved interstate except in compliance with this subpart. ...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR78.6] [Page 270] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 78_BRUCELLOSIS--Table of Contents Subpart B_Restrictions on Interstate Movement of Cattle Because of Brucellosis Sec. 78.6 Steers and spayed heifers. Steers and spayed heifers may be moved interstate without restriction under this subpart. ...


78.7 Brucellosis reactor cattle. (a) Destination. Brucellosis reactor cattle may be moved interstate only for immediate slaughter as follows: (1) Directly to...


78.8 Brucellosis exposed cattle. Brucellosis exposed cattle may be moved interstate only as follows: (a) Movement to recognized slaughtering establishments. (1)...


78.9 Cattle from herds not known to be affected. Male cattle which are not test eligible and are from herds not known to be affected may be moved interstate without...


78.10 Official vaccination of cattle moving into and out of Class B and Class C States or areas. (a) Female dairy cattle born after January 1, 1984, which are 4...


78.11 Cattle moved to a specifically approved stockyard not in accordance with this part. Cattle, except brucellosis reactors and brucellosis exposed cattle, which...


78.12 Cattle from quarantined areas. Not withstanding any provisions in the regulations to the contrary, cattle may be moved interstate from a quarantined area only...


78.13 Other movements. The Administrator may, upon request in specific cases, permit the interstate movement of cattle not otherwise provided for in this subpart,...


78.14 Rodeo bulls. (a) A rodeo bull that is test-eligible and that is from a herd not known to be affected may be moved interstate if: (1) The bull is classified...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR78.20] [Page 282] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 78_BRUCELLOSIS--Table of Contents Subpart C_Restrictions on Interstate Movement of Bison Because of Brucellosis Sec. 78.20 General restrictions. Bison may not be moved interstate except in compliance with this subpart. ...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR78.21] [Page 282] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 78_BRUCELLOSIS--Table of Contents Subpart C_Restrictions on Interstate Movement of Bison Because of Brucellosis Sec. 78.21 Bison steers and spayed heifers. Bison steers and spayed heifers may be moved interstate without restriction under this subpart. ...


78.22 Brucellosis reactor bison. (a) Destination. Brucellosis reactor bison may be moved interstate only for immediate slaughter as follows: (1) Directly to a...


78.23 Brucellosis exposed bison. Brucellosis exposed bison may be moved interstate only as follows: (a) Movement to recognized slaughtering establishments....


78.24 Bison from herds not known to be affected. Bison from herds not known to be affected may be moved interstate only as follows: (a) Movement to...


78.25 Other movements. The Administrator may, upon request in specific cases, permit the interstate movement of bison not otherwise provided for in this subpart, under...


78.30 General restrictions. (a) Brucellosis reactor swine, brucellosis exposed swine, feral swine, sows, and boars may not be moved interstate or in...


78.31 Brucellosis reactor swine. (a) Destination. Brucellosis reactor swine may be moved interstate only for immediate slaughter as follows: (1) Directly to a...


78.32 Brucellosis exposed swine. (a) Brucellosis exposed swine may be moved interstate only if accompanied by a permit and only for immediate slaughter as follows: ...


78.33 Sows and boars. (a) Sows and boars may be moved in interstate commerce for slaughter or for sale for slaughter if they are identified in accordance with Sec....


78.34 Other movements. The Administrator may, upon request in specific cases, permit the movement in interstate commerce of swine not otherwise provided for in this...


The Administrator may amend Sec. Sec. 78.41 and 78.42 to reclassify States and areas as Class Free, Class A, Class B, Class C, or quarantined when the Administrator determines that...


Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana,...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR78.42] [Page 286] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 78_BRUCELLOSIS--Table of Contents Subpart E_Designation of Brucellosis Areas Sec. 78.42 Quarantined areas. None. ...


Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts,...


Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts,...
...


to be individually identified or premises identified by Sec. 79.3 may be sold, transported, received for transportation, or offered for sale or transportation in...


to be individually identified or premises identified by Sec. 79.3 may be sold, transported, received for transportation, or offered for sale or transportation in...
...


flocks, infected flocks, noncompliant flocks, and source flocks; notice to owners. (a) Designation. A designated scrapie epidemiologist will designate an animal...


interstate movements of animals. A certificate must show the official ear tag number, individual animal registered breed association registration tattoo, individual...


status, the Administrator will evaluate the State statutes, regulations, and directives pertaining to animal health activities; reports and publications of the...


following requirements of this part for participants in a scrapie control pilot [[Page 308]] project by recording the requirements waived in the scrapie...


of domestic animals that are positive to an official Johne's disease test. 80.4 Segregation of animals positive to an official Johne's disease test ...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR80.2] [Page 309] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 80_JOHNE'S DISEASE IN DOMESTIC ANIMALS--Table of Contents Sec. 80.2 General restrictions. Domestic animals that are positive to an official Johne's disease test may not be moved interstate except in compliance with this part. ...


(a) Movement of domestic animals for slaughter. Domestic animals that are positive to an official Johne's disease test may be moved interstate for slaughter if: (1)...


Animals that are positive to an official Johne's disease test may not be moved interstate in a railroad car, boat, truck, or other vehicle containing healthy...


Subpart A_Exotic Newcastle Disease (END) Sec. 82.1 Definitions. 82.2 Criteria for determining birds or poultry to be infected with, ...


birds or poultry to be infected with, exposed to, or free from END. (a) The determination that birds or poultry are infected with END must be made by either...


(a) Any area where birds or poultry infected with END are located will be designated as a quarantined area. A quarantined area is any geographical area, which may be...


(a) Prohibitions. The following articles may not be moved interstate from a quarantined area: (1) Dead birds and dead poultry, including any parts of the birds...


live birds and live poultry from a quarantined area. (a) Pet birds. An individual may move his or her pet birds interstate from a quarantined area if the birds...


dead birds and dead poultry from a quarantined area. (a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) of this section for dressed carcasses, dead birds and dead...


manure and litter from a quarantined area. Manure generated by and litter used by birds or poultry not known to be infected with END may be moved interstate from...


eggs, other than hatching eggs, from a quarantined area. (a) Eggs, other than hatching eggs, from birds or poultry from flocks not known to be infected with END may...


hatching eggs from a quarantined area. Hatching eggs from birds or poultry not known to be infected with or exposed to END may be moved interstate from a quarantined...


of vehicles, cages, coops, containers, troughs, and other equipment from a quarantined area. (a) This section does not apply to cages, coops, or other containers...


(a) Application for the permits required by this subpart to move interstate from a quarantined area birds, eggs, poultry, or other items requiring a permit under...


and special permits. (a) A special permit is required for the interstate movement of birds, poultry, or other items whose movement is restricted under...


of permits and special permits. (a) Denial. If the Administrator determines that the applicant for a permit or special permit is not complying with or could not...


An area will be removed from quarantine only when all of the following requirements have been met: (a) All birds and poultry exposed to END in the...


and poultry. Birds and poultry that have been destroyed because of a quarantine for [[Page 320]] END may not be replaced by birds or poultry...


applicability of regulations. When, in accordance with sec. 10407 of the Animal Health Protection Act (7 U.S.C. 8306), the Secretary of Agriculture determines that...


As used in connection with this subpart, the following terms shall have the meaning set forth in this section. Accredited veterinarian. A veterinarian approved by...


The following items may not be moved interstate: (a) Live poultry infected with chlamydiosis; (b) Dead poultry that were infected with chlamydiosis when...


containers, troughs, and other equipment used for infected poultry. (a) Before moving vehicles, cages, coops, containers, troughs, and other equipment interstate...


Premises that contained poultry that were infected with chlamydiosis must be cleaned and disinfected in accordance with this section before any poultry...


(a) Application for the permit required by this subpart to move vehicles, cages, coops, containers, troughs, or other equipment interstate must be in writing, and...


and special permits. (a) A special permit is required for the interstate movement of items whose movement interstate is restricted under this subpart in a manner...


permits and special permits. (a) Denial. If the Administrator determines that the applicant for a permit or special permit is not complying with or could not comply...


permits and special permits. (a) Denial. If the Administrator determines that the applicant for a permit or special permit is not complying with or could not comply...
...


reason to believe that the contagion of pseudorabies may exist in each State and that to prevent the spread and dissemination of the contagion thereof, and to protect the...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR85.3] [Page 331] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 85_PSEUDORABIES--Table of Contents Sec. 85.3 General restriction. Livestock shall not be moved interstate except in compliance with the regulations in this part. ...


(b) Livestock that have been exposed to an animal showing clinical evidence of pseudorabies shall not be moved interstate within 10 days of such exposure. ...


in Sec. 85.4 (a) or (b), shall only be moved interstate in accordance with the following provisions: (a) Movement of infected or exposed swine for slaughter. Infected...


not known to be infected with or exposed to pseudorabies. Pseudorabies vaccinate swine, except swine from qualified negative gene-altered vaccinated herds,...


Swine not vaccinated for/pseudorabies and not known to be infected with or exposed to pseudorabies shall only be moved interstate in accordance with the...


qualified negative gene-altered vaccinated herd, and not known to be infected with or exposed to pseudorabies, may be moved interestate only in accordance with the...


of livestock not otherwise provided for in this part under such conditions as he may prescribe to prevent the spread of pseudorabies. The Animal and Plant Health...


Swine semen and swine embryos moved interstate for insemination of swine or implantation into swine shall be accompanied by a document issued by an accredited veterinarian stating...


to accompany swine interstate shall be delivered with the swine to the consignee by the person delivering the swine. (b) A copy of each permit or certificate required under...


of pseudorabies infected or exposed livestock shall be cleaned and disinfected in accordance with Sec. 71.7 of this chapter using one of the disinfectants...


in connection with the interstate movement of pseudorabies infected or exposed livestock shall be cleaned and disinfected in compliance with Sec. 71.7 of this chapter...


Standards for conveyances. 88.4 Requirements for transport. 88.5 Requirements at a slaughtering facility. 88.6 Violations and penalties. Authority:...


are consistent with or that are more stringent than the regulations in this part. (b) To determine whether an individual or other entity found to...


for the commercial transportation of equines to slaughtering facilities must: (1) Be designed, constructed, and maintained in a manner that at all times protects...


equines to a slaughtering facility, the owner/shipper must: (1) For a period of not less than 6 consecutive hours immediately prior to the equines being loaded on...


the owner/shipper must: (1) Ensure that each equine has access to appropriate food and potable water after being offloaded; (2) Present the...


penalties of up to $5,000 per violation of any of the regulations in this part. (b) Each equine transported in violation of the regulations of this part will be considered...


or more feedings at same station. 89.3 Feeding, watering, and resting livestock in the car. 89.4 Watering. 89.5 Feeding pens. Authority: 49 U.S.C. 80502; 7 CFR...


station 12 hours after the last previous feed has been substantially consumed, they should again be fed the ration prescribed by Sec. 89.1(a) for that station:...


be unloaded into pens of the character described in Sec. 89.5(a) for feeding, watering, and resting, unless there is ample room in the car for all of the animals to lie down...


Water treated with chemicals for industrial or boiler use, or taken from streams or ponds containing sewage, mud, or other objectionable matter should not be used. Troughs...


resting livestock in transit should have (1) sufficient space for all of the livestock to lie down at the same time, (2) properly designed facilities for feeding...


Subpart A_General Provisions Sec. 91.1 Definitions. 91.2 Animals to be handled in compliance with regulations. 91.3 General...


compliance with regulations. No animals covered by the regulations in this part shall be exported to a foreign country except in compliance with the provisions in...


(a) All animals intended for exportation to a foreign country, except by land to Mexico or Canada, must be accompanied from the State of origin of the...


The Administrator may, upon request in specific cases, permit the exportation of livestock not otherwise provided for in this part under such conditions as...


Source: 45 FR 86412, Dec. 31, 1980, unless otherwise noted. In order to be eligible for export, cattle shall be tested with results as specified in this...


(a) In order to be eligible for export, goats shall be tested with results as specified in this section, and the origin health certificate for such animals shall specify the type...


To be eligible for export, a captive cervid must be accompanied by an origin health certificate stating that the captive cervid has tested negative to an...


(a) No sheep shall be exported if it is a scrapie-positive animal or an exposed animal, as defined in 9 CFR parts 54 and 79, or if it has ever been in an infected flock,...


(a) No swine shall be exported if they were fed garbage at any time. The swine shall be accompanied by a certification from the owner stating that they were not fed garbage,...


Ports of embarkation and export inspection facilities. (a) The following ports which have export inspection facilities which satisfy the requirements of paragraph (c)...


Inspection of animals for export. (a) All animals offered for exportation to any foreign country, except by land to Mexico or Canada, shall be inspected within 24 hours...


Certification of animals for export. If, upon inspection by an APHIS veterinarian at the export inspection facility, the animals offered for export are found to be...


for humane treatment of animals on ocean vessels. (a) The owner or operator of an ocean vessel carrying animals from the United States to a foreign country...


disinfection of transport carriers for export. All fittings, utensils and equipment, unless new, to be used in the loading, stowing, or other handling of animals...


ocean vessels prior to loading. It shall be the responsibility of the owners or the masters of an ocean vessel intended for use in exporting livestock to present...


construction. A variety of construction materials such as wood, metal plate, or pipe may be used for stalls, crates, or pens aboard ocean vessels. Pipe fittings...


Each underdeck compartment on which animals are being transported aboard an ocean vessel shall be equipped with a system of mechanical ventilation that will furnish...


heat of boilers and engines. No animals shall be stowed along the alleyways leading to the engine or boiler rooms unless the sides of said engine or boiler rooms...


and doors. (a) Ramps connecting one deck of a ship to another shall have a clear width of 3 feet and a clear height of not less than 6 feet 6 inches. The incline...


It shall be the responsibility of the captain of the ocean vessel to carry at least three men on board the vessel who are experienced in the handling of the...


requirements for animals on ocean vessels. (a) General requirements. A general space requirement for any individual animal in stalls or crates on ocean vessels shall be...


(a) Pens aboard an ocean vessel shall have a 3 inch concrete pavement, proportioned and mixed to give 2000 psi. compressive strength in 28 days. The...


and hayracks. All stalls and pens aboard an ocean vessel shall be equipped with proper troughs for feeding and watering animals as provided in this section. Racks...


and rails. (a)(1) Pipes used for stanchions and rails for pens aboard an ocean vessel shall be made of zinc coated, galvanized, extra strong, medium carbon...


(a) Animals may be placed on hatches on exposed decks on an ocean vessel if the pens or stalls are securely lashed down. (b) Animals may be placed on hatches...


If previously used fittings aboard an ocean vessel are employed, any portion thereof found by the inspector to be worn, decayed, unsound, or otherwise...


disinfecting of aircraft. Prior to loading of animals, the stowage area of aircraft to be used to export animals under the provisions of this part shall, under...


Application for recognition of the animal health status of a region. 92.3 Movement restrictions. Authority: 7 U.S.C....


animal health status of a region. (a) The representative of the national government(s) of any country or countries who has the authority to request such a change...


Whenever the European Commission (EC) establishes a quarantine for a disease in the European Union in a region the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service recognizes as one in...


BIRD, AND POULTRY PRODUCTS; REQUIREMENTS FOR MEANS OF CONVEYANCE AND SHIPPING CONTAINERS--Table of Contents ...


(a) No product or bird subject to the provisions of this part shall be brought into the United States except in accordance with the regulations in this part...


importation of birds. (a) Special ports for pet birds. The following ports are designated as ports of entry for pet birds imported under the provisions of Sec....


reservation fees for space at quarantine facilities maintained by APHIS. (a) Application for permit; reservation required. Before any permit application is...


birds, zoological birds, and research birds. (a) General. All pet birds, except as provided for in Sec. 93.101 (b) and (c) of this part; all research...


entry. (a) All commercial birds, zoological birds, and research birds, including hatching eggs of ratites, but excluding other ratites, imported into the United...


entry. (a) All commercial birds, zoological birds, and research birds, including hatching eggs of ratites, but excluding other ratites, imported into the United...
...


(a) In-bond shipments from Canada. Birds from Canada transported in- bond through the United States for immediate export shall be inspected at the border port of entry and,...


Wherever in this subpart the following terms are used, unless the context otherwise requires, they shall be construed, respectively, to mean: Accredited veterinarian....


(a) No poultry or product subject to the provisions of this part shall be brought into the United States except in accordance with the regulations in this...


and other means of conveyance and shipping containers thereon; unloading, cleaning, and disinfection requirements. (a) Inspection: All aircraft and other...


importation of poultry. (a) Air and ocean ports. The following ports have APHIS inspection and quarantine facilities necessary for quarantine stations and all...


for poultry test specimens for diagnostic purposes; and reservation fees for space at quarantine facilities maintained by APHIS. (a) Application for...


All poultry, except eggs for hatching, offered for importation from any region of the world shall be accompanied by a certificate of a salaried veterinary officer of...


poultry. (a) The certificates, declarations, and affidavits required by the regulations in this part shall be presented by the importer or his or her agent to...


Inspection shall be made at the port of entry of all poultry imported from any part of the world except as provided in Sec. Sec. 93.215 and 93.220. All poultry...


No litter or manure, fodder or other aliment, nor any equipment such as boxes, buckets, ropes, chains, blankets, or other things used for or about poultry governed...


(a) Poultry, other than eggs for hatching, imported, except as provided in Sec. 93.216 of this part, shall be quarantined for not less than 30 days, counting from...


(a) Privately operated quarantine facilities. The importer, or his or her agent, of poultry subject to quarantine under the regulations in this part shall...


sales prohibited. Visitors shall not be admitted to the quarantine enclosure during any time that poultry are in quarantine except that an importer (or his...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR93.212] [Page 393] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 93_IMPORTATION OF CERTAIN ANIMALS, BIRDS, AND POULTRY, AND CERTAIN Subpart B_Poultry Sec. 93.212 Manure from quarantined poultry. No manure shall be removed from the quarantine premises until the release of the poultry producing same. ...


in quarantine. If any contagious disease appears among poultry during the quarantine period special precautions shall be taken to prevent spread of the infection...


poultry. (a) For poultry intended for importation from Canada, the importer shall first apply for and obtain from APHIS an import permit as provided in Sec....


(a) In-bond shipments from Canada. (1) Poultry from Canada transported in-bond through the United States for immediate export shall be inspected...


Poultry imported from Canada is not required to meet the requirements of Sec. 93.209 but shall meet all other requirements of this part applicable to poultry or to...


poultry. (a) For poultry intended for importation from regions of Central America or of the West Indies, the importer shall first apply for and obtain from...


inspection for poultry. (a) For poultry intended for importation from Mexico, the importer shall first apply for and obtain from APHIS an import permit as...


For all poultry offered for importation from Mexico, the importer or his or her agent shall present two copies of a declaration as provided in Sec. 93.206. [55...


(a) All poultry offered for entry from Mexico, including such poultry intended for movement through the United States in bond for immediate return to Mexico, shall...


Wherever in this subpart the following terms are used, unless the context otherwise requires, they shall be construed, respectively, to mean: Accredited veterinarian....


Wherever in this subpart the following terms are used, unless the context otherwise requires, they shall be construed, respectively, to mean: Accredited veterinarian....
...


and other means of conveyance and shipping containers thereon; unloading, cleaning, and disinfection requirements. (a) Inspection: All aircraft and other...


of horses. (a) Air and ocean ports. The following ports have APHIS inspection and quarantine facilities necessary for quarantine stations and all horses shall...


regions affected with CEM and for horse specimens for diagnostic purposes; reservation fees for space at quarantine facilities maintained by APHIS. ...


horses. (a) The certificates, declarations, and affidavits required by the regulations in this part shall be presented by the importer or his or her agent to...


Inspection shall be made at the port of entry of all horses imported from any part of the world except as provided in Sec. Sec. 93.318 and 93.323. All horses found...


No litter or manure, fodder or other aliment, nor any equipment such as boxes, buckets, ropes, chains, blankets, or other things used for or about horses governed by...


(a) Except as provided in this section and in Sec. 93.324, horses intended for importation into the United States from any part of the world shall be shipped directly to...


(a) Privately operated quarantine facilities. The importer, or his or her agent, of horses subject to quarantine under [[Page 415]] the regulations in...


sales prohibited. Visitors shall not be admitted to the quarantine enclosure during any time that horses are in quarantine except that an importer (or his...


Milk or cream from horses quarantined under the provisions of this part shall not be used by any person other than those in charge of such horses, nor be fed to...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR93.312] [Page 416] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 93_IMPORTATION OF CERTAIN ANIMALS, BIRDS, AND POULTRY, AND CERTAIN Subpart C_Horses Sec. 93.312 Manure from quarantined horses. No manure shall be removed from the quarantine premises until the release of the horses producing same. ...


in quarantine. If any contagious disease appears among horses during the quarantine period special precautions shall be taken to prevent spread of the infection...


accompanying equipment. (a) Horses offered for importation from any part of the world shall be accompanied by a certificate of a salaried veterinary officer of...


horses. For all horses offered for importation from Canada, the importer or his or her agent shall present two copies of a declaration as provided in Sec....


Horses imported from Canada for immediate slaughter shall be consigned from the port of entry directly to a recognized slaughtering establishment and...


(a) Except as provided in paragraph (c) of this section, horses from Canada shall be inspected as provided in Sec. 93.306; shall be accompanied by a certificate as required...


(a) In-bond shipments from Canada. (1) Horses from Canada transported in-bond through the United States for immediate export shall be inspected at the border port of entry...


horses. For all horses offered for importation from regions of Central America or of the West Indies, the importer or his or her agent shall present two copies of...


the West Indies. Horses from Central America and the West Indies shall be inspected as provided in Sec. 93.306; shall be accompanied by a certificate and...


inspection for horses. For horses intended for importation into the United States from Mexico, the importer or his or her agent shall deliver to the...


For all horses offered for importation from Mexico, the importer or his or her agent shall present two copies of a declaration as provided in Sec. 93.305. [55...


(a) All horses offered for entry from Mexico, including such horses intended for movement through the United States in bond for immediate return to Mexico, shall be inspected at...


Horses intended for importation from Mexico shall be quarantined until they qualify for release from such quarantine, either at an APHIS facility designated in Sec....


Horses offered for entry from Mexico shall be inspected as provided in Sec. Sec. 93.306 and 93.323; shall be accompanied by a certificate and otherwise handled as provided in Sec....


Horses may be imported from Mexico, subject to the applicable provisions of Sec. Sec. 93.321, 93.322, and 93.323 for immediate slaughter if accompanied by a...


Source: 55 FR 31495, Aug. 2, 1990, unless otherwise noted. Redesignated at 62 FR 56012, Oct. 28, 1997. Wherever in this subpart the following terms are used, unless...


(a) No ruminant or product subject to the provisions of this part shall be brought into the United States except in accordance with the regulations in this...


other means of conveyance and shipping containers thereon; unloading, cleaning, and disinfection requirements. (a) Inspection: All aircraft and other means...


importation of ruminants. (a) Air and ocean ports. The following ports have APHIS inspection and quarantine facilities necessary for quarantine stations and all...


and for ruminant test specimens for diagnostic purposes; and reservation fees for space at quarantine facilities maintained by APHIS. (a) Application for...


(a) All ruminants intended for importation from any part of the world, except as provided in Sec. Sec. 93.418(a), 93.419(a), 93.423(c), and 93.428(d), shall...


(a) Tuberculosis and brucellosis tests of cattle. Except as provided in Sec. Sec. 93.418, 93.427(d), and 93.432, all cattle imported from any part of the world, except...


ruminants. (a) The certificates, declarations, and affidavits required by the regulations in this part shall be presented by the importer or his or her agent...


entry. Inspection shall be made at the port of entry of all ruminants imported from any part of the world except as provided in Sec. Sec. 93.421 and 93.426. All...


No litter or manure, fodder or other aliment, nor any equipment such as boxes, buckets, ropes, chains, blankets, or other things used for or about ruminants...


quarantine station. Platforms and chutes used for handling imported ruminants shall be cleaned and disinfected under APHIS supervision after being so used. The...


(a) Except for cattle from Central America and the West Indies, and except for ruminants from Canada and Mexico, all ruminants imported into the United States shall...


(a) Privately operated quarantine facilities. The importer, or his or her agent, of ruminants subject to quarantine under the regulations in this part...


sales prohibited. Visitors shall not be admitted to the quarantine enclosure during any time that ruminants are in quarantine except that an importer (or...


Milk or cream from ruminants quarantined under the provisions of this part shall not be used by any person other than those in charge of such ruminants, nor...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR93.415] [Page 435] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 93_IMPORTATION OF CERTAIN ANIMALS, BIRDS, AND POULTRY, AND CERTAIN Subpart D_Ruminants Sec. 93.415 Manure from quarantined ruminants. No manure shall be removed from the quarantine premises until the release of the ruminants producing same. ...


in quarantine. If any contagious disease appears among ruminants during the quarantine period special precautions shall be taken to prevent spread of...


ruminants. (a) For ruminants intended for importation from Canada, the importer shall first apply for and obtain from APHIS an import permit as provided in Sec....


(a) Health certificates. Except for cattle imported for immediate slaughter in accordance with Sec. 93.420, cattle intended for importation from Canada shall be...


(a) Except for sheep and goats imported for immediate slaughter in accordance with Sec. 93.420, sheep and goats intended for importation from Canada shall be...


slaughter. Any ruminant imported from Canada for immediate slaughter shall be consigned from the port of entry directly to a recognized slaughtering...


(a) In-bond shipments from Canada. (1) Cattle, sheep, and goats from Canada transported in-bond through the United States for immediate export shall be inspected at the...


ruminants. (a) For ruminants intended for importation from regions of Central America or of the West Indies, the importer shall first apply for and obtain...


and the West Indies. (a) Ruminants intended for importation from Central America and the West Indies, except as provided in paragraph (c) of this section, must...


for inspection of ruminants. (a) For ruminants intended for importation from Mexico, the importer shall first apply for and obtain from APHIS an import permit...


For all ruminants offered for importation from Mexico, the importer or his or her agent shall present two copies of a declaration as provided in Sec....


(a) All ruminants offered for entry from Mexico, including such ruminants intended for movement through the United States in bond for immediate return to Mexico, shall...


(a) Cattle and other ruminants imported from Mexico, except animals being transported in bond for immediate return to Mexico or animals imported for immediate slaughter,...


ruminants from Mexico. (a) Sheep and goats intended for importation from Mexico shall be accompanied by a certificate issued in accordance with Sec. 93.405 and...


Ruminants, other than sheep and goats, may be imported from Mexico, subject to the applicable provisions of Sec. Sec. 93.424, 93.425, 93.426, and 93.427(b)(2)...


Ireland. (a) All cattle to be imported from the Republic of Ireland shall be accompanied by a certificate issued or endorsed by a salaried veterinarian of the...


privately operated quarantine facilities for sheep or goats, and handling procedures for the importation of sheep or goats. (a) Cooperative agreement. No...


(a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) of this section, all sheep and goats imported into the United States must be placed in a flock or herd in the United States...


Wherever in this subpart the following terms are used, unless the context otherwise requires, they shall be construed, respectively, to mean: Accredited veterinarian....


(a) No swine or product subject to the provisions of this part shall be brought into the United States except in accordance with the regulations in this part...


other means of conveyance and shipping containers thereon; unloading, cleaning, and disinfection requirements. (a) Inspection: All aircraft and other means...


importation of swine. (a) Air and ocean ports. The following ports have APHIS inspection and quarantine facilities necessary for quarantine stations and all swine shall...


for swine specimens for diagnostic purposes; and reservation fees for space at quarantine facilities maintained by APHIS. (a) Application for permit;...


(a) All swine offered for importation from any part of the world except as provided in Sec. 93.517 shall be accompanied by a certificate of a salaried veterinary officer...


swine. (a) The certificates, declarations, and affidavits required by the regulations in this part shall be presented by the importer or his or her agent to...


Inspection shall be made at the port of entry of all swine imported from any part of the world except as provided in Sec. 93.519. All swine found to be free...


No litter or manure, fodder or other aliment, nor any equipment such as boxes, buckets, ropes, chains, blankets, or other things used for or about swine governed by...


quarantine station. Platforms and chutes used for handling imported swine shall be cleaned and disinfected under APHIS supervision after being so used. The said...


Swine shall be quarantined for not less than 15 days, counting from the date of arrival at the port of entry. During their quarantine, wild swine shall be subject to...


(a) Privately operated quarantine facilities. The importer, or his or her agent, of swine subject to quarantine under the regulations in this part shall arrange...


sales prohibited. Visitors shall not be admitted to the quarantine enclosure during any time that swine are in quarantine except that an importer (or his...


Milk or cream from swine quarantined under the provisions of this part shall not be used by any person other than those in charge of such swine, nor be fed to any...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR93.514] [Page 459] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 93_IMPORTATION OF CERTAIN ANIMALS, BIRDS, AND POULTRY, AND CERTAIN Subpart E_Swine Sec. 93.514 Manure from quarantined swine. No manure shall be removed from the quarantine premises until the release of the swine producing same. ...


in quarantine. If any contagious disease appears among swine during the quarantine period special precautions shall be taken to prevent spread of the infection...


swine. (a) For swine intended for importation from Canada, the importer shall first apply for and obtain from APHIS an import permit as provided in Sec....


(a) For purposes other than immediate slaughter. Swine offered for importation from Canada for purposes other than immediate slaughter shall be accompanied by a certificate issued...


Swine imported from Canada for immediate slaughter shall be consigned from the port of entry directly to a recognized slaughtering establishment and there...


(a) In-bond shipments from Canada. (1) Swine from Canada transported in-bond through the United States for immediate export shall be inspected at the border port of entry...


swine. For all swine offered for importation from countries of Central America or of the West Indies, the importer or his or her agent shall present two copies of...


For all swine offered for importation from Mexico, the importer or his or her agent shall present two copies of a declaration as provided in Sec....


(a) All dogs. Dogs from Angola, Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central...


Source: 60 FR 55181, unless otherwise noted. Redesignated at 62 FR 56012, Oct. 28, 1997. Wherever in this subpart the following terms are used, unless the...


(a) No person may import a hedgehog or tenrec into the United States from any region designated in Sec. 94.1 of this chapter as a region where foot-and-mouth disease...


Hedgehogs and tenrecs not specifically prohibited from being imported under Sec. 93.701 may be imported into the United States only in accordance with the regulations in...


importation. (a) Any person importing a hedgehog or tenrec into the United States may import it, except as provided in paragraph (b) of this section, only through...


(a) General requirements. No person may import a hedgehog or tenrec into the United States unless it is accompanied by an import permit issued by APHIS and is imported...


(a) No person may import a hedgehog or tenrec into the United States unless it is accompanied by a health certificate either issued by a full-time salaried...


Upon the arrival of a hedgehog or tenrec at the port of first arrival in the United States, the importer or his or her agent must present the import permits and...


of first arrival. (a) A hedgehog or tenrec from any part of the world must be inspected by an APHIS inspector at the port of first arrival. Subject to the...


The following terms, when used in this part, shall be construed as defined. Those terms used in the singular form in this part shall be construed as the...


Elephants, hippopotami, rhinoceroses, or tapirs shall not be imported or entered into the United States unless in accordance with this part. [52 FR...


permit. (a) An elephant, hippopotamus, rhinoceros, or tapir shall not be imported into the United States unless accompanied by an import permit issued by APHIS...


certificate. (a) An elephant, hippopotamus, rhinoceros, or tapir shall not be imported into the United States unless accompanied by a health certificate either signed...


arrival. Upon arrival of an elephant, hippopotamus, rhinoceros, or tapir at a port of entry, the importer or the importer's agent shall notify APHIS of the...


entry. Any elephant, hippopotamus, rhinoceros, or tapir refused entry into the United States for noncompliance with the requirements of this part shall be...


importations. (a) Elephants, hippopotami, rhinoceroses, and tapirs are exempt from the regulations in this part under the following circumstances: (1) They...


AND BOVINE SPONGIFORM ENCEPHALOPATHY: PROHIBITED AND RESTRICTED IMPORTATIONS--Table of Contents Sec. 94.0 Definitions. 94.1 Regions where rinderpest...


(a) Notice is hereby given that, in accordance with the Animal Health Protection Act (7 U.S.C. 8301 et seq.), it has been determined, and official notice has been given...


rinderpest and foot-and-mouth disease. (a) The Secretary of Agriculture will make a determination as to whether a territory or possession may be deemed separate from the...


and swine. (a) The importation of fresh (chilled or frozen) products (other than meat and milk and milk products) derived from ruminants or swine, originating...


fresh (chilled or frozen) organs, glands, extracts, or secretions derived from ruminants or swine, originating in any region where rinderpest or foot-and-mouth disease exists,...


(a) The importation of cured meats derived from ruminants or swine, originating in any region where rinderpest or foot-and-mouth disease exists, as designated in Sec....


means all waste material derived in whole or in part from fruits, vegetables, meats, or other plant or animal (including poultry) material, and other refuse of any...


poultry, game birds, or other birds; importations from regions where exotic Newcastle disease is considered to exist. (a) Regions where Exotic Newcastle disease...


(a) Ruminants and swine, and fresh (chilled or frozen) meats, prohibited importation under Sec. Sec. 94.1, 94.8, 94.9, 94.10, 94.12, 94.14, or 94.18, which come into the...


to exist. African swine fever exists or the Administrator has reason to believe that African swine fever exists \8\ in: All the countries of Africa,...


(a) Classical swine fever is known to exist in all regions of the world except Australia; Canada; Denmark; England; Fiji; Finland; Iceland; Isle of Man; the Mexican States of...


is known to exist in all regions of the world except Australia; Canada; Denmark; England; Fiji; Finland; Iceland; Isle of Man; the Mexican States of Baja California,...


(a) Austria, The Bahamas, Belgium, Channel Islands, Chile, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy,...


(a) Swine vesicular disease is considered to exist in all regions of the world except Australia, Austria, the Bahamas, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Central American...


Austria, the Bahamas, Belgium, Bulgaria, Chile, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Spain, Switzerland, the...


(a) Swine vesicular disease is known to exist in all regions of the world except those listed in Sec. 94.12(a) of this [[Page 495]] part. No swine which...


or material which would be eligible for entry into the United States, as specified in the regulations in this part, may transit through the United States for immediate export if...


provisions of this part: (1) Cheese, but not including cheese with liquid and not including cheese containing any item that is regulated by other sections of this...


provisions of this part: (1) Cheese, but not including cheese with liquid and not including cheese containing any item that is regulated by other sections of this...
...


spongiform encephalopathy. (a)(1) Bovine spongiform encephalopathy exists in the following regions: Austria, Belgium, Canada, the Czech Republic, Denmark,...


where bovine spongiform encephalopathy exists. Gelatin derived from horses or swine, or from ruminants that have not been in any region listed in Sec. 94.18(a) of...


Notwithstanding any other provisions of this part, pork and pork products from the States of Sonora and Yucatan, Mexico, may be imported into the United States under the...


provisions of this part, fresh (chilled or frozen) beef from Uruguay may be exported to the United States under the following conditions: (a) The meat is beef from...


Notwithstanding any other provisions of this part, poultry meat and other poultry products from the States of Sinaloa and Sonora, Mexico, may be imported into...


Union. In addition to meeting all other applicable provisions of this part, live swine, pork, and pork products imported from the region of the European...


California, Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, and Sinaloa. The Mexican States of Baja California, Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, and Sinaloa, which are declared to...


Region of origin. 95.3 Byproducts from diseased animals prohibited. 95.4 Restrictions on the importation of processed...


No products or materials specified in the regulations in this part shall be imported unless there be shown upon the commercial invoice, or in some other...


diseased animals prohibited. The importation of any animal byproduct taken or removed from an animal affected with anthrax, foot-and-mouth disease, or rinderpest...


the importation of processed animal protein, offal, tankage, fat, glands, certain tallow other than tallow derivatives, and serum due to bovine...


skins; requirements for unrestricted entry. Untanned hides and/or skins of cattle, buffalo, sheep, goats, other ruminants, and swine which do not meet the conditions...


and skins; importations permitted subject to restrictions. Hides or skins offered for importation which do not meet the conditions or requirements of Sec. 95.5...


bristles; requirements for unrestricted entry. Wool, hair, or bristles derived from ruminants and/or swine which do not meet the conditions or requirements specified in...


and bristles; importations permitted subject to restrictions. Wool, hair, or bristles offered for importation which do not meet the conditions or requirements of Sec....


for unre stricted entry. Glue stock which does not meet the conditions or requirements specified in any one of paragraphs (a) to (c) of this section shall not...


importations permitted subject to restrictions. Glue stock offered for importation which does not meet the conditions or requirements of Sec. 95.9 shall be handled...


hoofs for trophies or museums; disinfected hoofs. (a) Clean, dry bones, horns, and hoofs, that are free from undried pieces of hide, flesh, and sinew and are...


and hoofs; importations permitted subject to restrictions. Bones, horns, and hoofs offered for importation which do not meet the conditions or requirements of Sec....


use as fertilizer or as feed for domestic animals; requirements for entry. Steamed or degelatinized or special steamed bone meal, which, in the normal process...


meat meal, and similar products, for use as fertilizer or animal feed; requirements for entry. Dried blood or blood meal, lungs or other organs, tankage,...


albumin, intestines, and other animal byproducts for industrial use; requirements for unre stricted entry. Blood meal, blood albumin, bone meal, intestines, or...


blood albumin, intestines, and other animal byproducts for industrial use; importations permitted subject to restrictions. Blood meal, blood albumin, bone meal,...


ox gall, and like materials; requirements for unrestricted entry. Glands, organs, ox gall or bile, bone marrow, and various like materials derived from...


ox gall, and like materials; importations permitted subject to restrictions. Glands, organs, ox gall or bile, bone marrow, and various like materials derived...


Stomachs or portions of the stomachs of ruminants or swine, other than those imported for food purposes under the meat-inspection regulations of the Department,...


Manure of horses, cattle, sheep, other ruminants, and swine shall not be imported except upon permission from the Deputy Administrator,...


requirements for unrestricted entry. Except as provided in Sec. 95.28, hay or straw shall not be imported except subject to handling and treatment in accordance...


importations permitted subject to restrictions. Except as provided in Sec. 95.28, hay or straw which does not meet the conditions or requirements of Sec. 95.21 shall...


meat covers; importations permitted subject to restrictions. Cloth or burlap which has been used to cover fresh or frozen meats originating in any region designated...


disinfection of hides, skins, and other materials. Hides, skins, and other materials required by the regulations in this part to be disinfected shall be subjected...


restricted import products; placarding cars and marking billing; unloading enroute. (a) Transportation companies or other operators of cars, trucks or other...


trucks, boats, aircraft and other means of conveyance, equipment or containers, yards, and premises; cleaning and disinfection. Railroad cars, trucks,...


to products from Territorial possessions. The regulations in this part shall be applicable to all the products and materials specified in this part which...


straw and similar material from tick-infested areas. Hay or straw, grass, or similar material from tick-infested pastures, ranges, or premises may disseminate the...


certain materials. (a) In addition to meeting any other certification or permit requirements of this chapter, the following articles may be imported into the...


Prohibition of casings due to African swine fever and bovine spongiform encephalopathy. 96.3 Certificate for animal...


African swine fever and bovine spongiform encephalopathy. (a) Swine casings. The importation of swine casings that originated in or were processed in a region where...


(a) No animal casings shall be imported into the United States from any foreign region unless they are accompanied by a certificate signed by either (1) a...


Animal casings which are unaccompanied by the required certificate, those shipped in sheepskins or other skins as containers, and those found upon inspection to...


animal casings. (a) Animal casings are not classed as meat product, therefore the certificate required for foreign meat product is not acceptable for animal...


at seaboard or border port. (a) Properly certified foreign animal casings arriving in the United States at a seaboard or border port where an APHIS inspector...


Dried animal bladders, dried weasands, and all other dried animal casings offered for importation into the United States as food containers unaccompanied by...


seaboard port. Uncertified foreign animal casings arriving at a seaboard port may be imported into the United States for use as food containers after they have...


transfer and disinfection. Foreign animal casings offered for importation into the United States which are admitted upon disinfection shall be handled...


disinfection; original shipping containers; disposition of salt. (a) Foreign animal casings imported into the United States without certification may...


uncertified casings. Uncertified foreign animal casings shall be disinfected only at a plant whose sanitation and disinfecting equipment have been approved by an...


30 days; disposition. Foreign animal casings offered for importation without certification shall be disinfected as prescribed in Sec. 96.13 within a period of...


hydrochloric acid. Foreign animal casings offered for importation into the United States without certification may be disinfected, as prescribed in this...


saturated brine solution. Foreign animal casings offered for importation into the United States upon disinfection, may either be disinfected with...


of overtime and holiday duty as prescribed in Sec. 97.1 shall in addition include a commuted traveltime period for the respective ports, stations, and areas in which employees...


and Swine Embryos from Regions Free of Rinderpest and Foot-and-Mouth Disease; and Embryos of Horses and Asses 98.2 Definitions. 98.3...


and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.2 Definitions. The following terms, when used in this subpart, shall be construed as defined....


Foot-and-Mouth Disease; and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.3 General conditions. Except as provided in subpart B of this part, an animal embryo...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease; and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.4 Import permit. (a) Except as provided in subpart B of this part, an animal embryo shall not...


and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.5 Health certificate. (a) Except as provided in subpart B of this part, an animal embryo shall not...


and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.6 Ports of entry. An embryo shall not be imported into the United States unless at a port of entry...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease; and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.7 Declaration upon arrival. Upon arrival of an embryo at a port of entry, the importer or...


and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.8 Inspection. Any embryo offered for entry into the United States in accordance with this subpart...


and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.9 Embryos refused entry. Any embryo refused entry into the United States for noncompliance with...


Disease; and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.10 Other importations. Notwithstanding other provisions in this part, the Administrator may in...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease; and Embryos of Horses and Asses Sec. 98.10a Embryos from sheep in regions other than Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. (a) Except...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.11 Definitions. Source: 56 FR 55809, Oct. 30, 1991, unless otherwise noted. Animal and Plant...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.12 General prohibitions. (a) Ruminant and swine embryos may not be imported from regions where rinderpest...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.13 Import permit. (a) Ruminant and swine embryos and all test samples required by this subpart may be imported...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.14 Health certificate. (a) Ruminant and swine embryos shall not be imported into the United States unless they...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.15 Health requirements. Ruminant and swine embryos may be imported from a region where rinderpest or...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.16 The embryo collection unit. Ruminant and swine embryos may be imported into the United States from a region...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.17 Procedures. (a) Housing of the donor dam. (1) Beginning at least 24 hours before a donor dam is bred to...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.18 Shipment of embryos to the United States. (a) Release from the embryo collection unit. Except as provided in Sec....


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.19 Arrival and inspection at the port of entry. (a) Upon arrival at the port of entry, the importer or the...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.20 Embryos refused entry. If any embryos are determined to be ineligible for importation into the United States...


Foot-and-Mouth Disease Exists Sec. 98.21 Embryos from sheep in regions other than Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. Except for embryos from sheep...


Source: 55 FR 31558, Aug. 2, 1990, unless otherwise noted. Whenever in this subpart of the following terms are used, unless the context otherwise...


(a) No product subject to the provisions of this subpart shall be brought into the United States except in accordance with the regulations in this...


certain aircraft and other means of conveyance and shipping containers thereon; unloading, cleaning, and disinfection requirements. (a) Inspection: All aircraft...


the importation of certain animal semen. (a) Air and ocean ports. The following air and ocean ports are designated as having inspection facilities for the entry...


poultry semen and animal semen. (a) Application for permit; reservation required. (1) For poultry semen and animal semen, intended for importation from any part of...


certificate, and other documents for animal semen. (a) The certificates, declarations, and affidavits required by the regulations in this subpart shall be...


Canada. (a) General importation requirements for animal semen from Canada. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ If...


in regions other than Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. (a) Except for semen from sheep in Australia, Canada, or New Zealand, semen from sheep may only be...


the importation of swine semen from parts of the European Union. In addition to meeting all other applicable provisions of this part, swine semen imported from...


rules of practice. Subpart A_General Sec. 99.1 Scope and applicability of rules of practice. ...


Stipulations. (a) At any time prior to the issuance of a complaint seeking a civil penalty [[Page 562]] under any of the Acts listed in Sec. 99.1,...


products and related terms. 101.4 Labeling terminology. 101.5 Testing terminology. 101.6 Cell cultures. 101.7 Seed organisms. Authority: 21 U.S.C. 151-159;...


Adjacent herds are herds physically contiguous to the herd of origin; there are no herds between an adjacent herd and the herd of origin. Administrator....


the following terms shall mean: (a) Licensed biological product. A biological product prepared within a licensed establishment by a person holding an...


(a) Label. All written, graphic, or printed matter: (1) Upon or attached to a final container of a biological product; (2) Appearing upon any immediate carton or...


(a) Standard Requirement. Test methods, procedures, and criteria established by Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for evaluating biological products to be...


as tissue cultures, the following terms shall mean: (a) Batches of primary cells. A pool of original cells derived from normal tissue up to and including the...


(a) Master Seed. An organism at a specific passage level which has been selected and permanently stored by the producer from which all other seed passages are...


Administrator. 102.2 Licenses required. 102.3 License applications. 102.4 U.S. Veterinary Biologics Establishment License. 102.5 U.S. Veterinary Biological...


Act shall hold an unexpired, unsuspended, and unrevoked U.S. Veterinary Biologics Establishment License and at least one unexpired, unsuspended, and unrevoked...


of each establishment of the kind specified in Sec. 102.2 shall make written application to the Administrator for a license. Blank forms of application will be...


Establishment License will be issued by the Administrator for any establishment, an inspection shall be made to determine whether the condition, equipment, facilities,...


product shall be specified on a U.S. Veterinary Biological Product License, issued by the Administrator, and supplementary to the U.S. Veterinary Biologics...


or other special circumstance, including production solely for intrastate use under a State-operated program, the Administrator may, in response to an...


products. Sec. 103.1 Preparation of experimental biological products. 103.2 Disposition of animals administered experimental biological ...


biological products or live organisms. Safeguards as herein provided shall be established by the research investigator or research sponsor to...


products. Except as provided in this section, no person shall ship or deliver for shipment in or from the United States, the District of Columbia, or...


application. 104.4 Products for research and evaluation. 104.5 Products for distribution and sale. 104.6 Products for transit shipment only. 104.7...


three types of permits for importing biological products. They shall be: (1) U.S. Veterinary Biological Product Permit for Research and Evaluation; (2)...


application to Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for a permit. Blank forms of application shall be furnished upon request. (b) The application shall specify...


Product Permit to import a biological product for research and evaluation shall be accompanied by a brief description of such product, methods of propagating...


Permit to import a biological product for Distribution and Sale shall be accompanied by supporting material necessary to satisfy the requirements provided in...


shall be required when a biological product is being shipped from one foreign country to another foreign country by way of the United States. The shipment shall move under...


the product is imported shall be specified on the permit as for Research and Evaluation, Distribution and Sale, or Transit Shipment Only. (c) A permit shall not be...


permit having been issued shall be returned to the country of origin at the expense of the importer or in lieu thereof, destroyed by Department personnel. (b)...


or revocation. 105.2 Notification of infractions. 105.3 Notices re: worthless, contaminated, dangerous, or harmful biological...


a requirement of a product license is brought to the attention of the licensee by written notification thereof by Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, a...


biological products. (a) If at any time it appears that the preparation, sale, barter, exchange, shipment, or importation, as provided in the...


(a) If a biological product has not been prepared by a licensee, or imported by a permittee for a period of 5 years or more, the Administrator may require the licensee...


Authority: 21 U.S.C. 151-159; 7 CFR 2.22, 2.80, and 371.4. [[Page 578]] The Administrator may exempt any biological...


practitioners and animal owners. 107.2 Products under State license. Authority: 21 U.S.C. 151-159; 7 CFR 2.22, 2.80,...


(a) The Administrator shall exempt from the requirement of preparation pursuant to an unsuspended and unrevoked USDA establishment and product license, any biological product...


plans, blueprints, and legends required. 108.3 Preparation of plot plans. 108.4 Preparation of blueprints. 108.5 Preparation of legends. 108.6 Revision of plot...


establishment license shall prepare a plot plan showing all buildings for each particular land area, blueprints for each building used in the preparation of biological products...


a particular land area, whether or not they are all used for the preparation and initial shipping of biological products: Provided, That, when a great number of...


on regular blueprint paper or a good grade of white paper of any one of the American standard trimmed sizes shall be acceptable: Provided, That the same scale shall be used...


in each room or area shall be prepared as provided in this section and shall be referred to as a legend. Legends shall be provided for each plot plan and each blueprint...


be submitted to Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for comment prior to construction of new facilities or when remodeling is anticipated, old facilities are to be...


plans, blueprints, and legends, including revisions, shall be submitted to Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for review and filing. When the reviewer takes exception to...


doors, and all other parts of all structures, rooms, or facilities used for the preparation of biological products or ingredients of biological products at...


have dressing rooms, toilet facilities, [[Page 582]] and lavatory accommodations, including hot and cold running water, soap, towels, and the like. They shall...


embracing docks, driveways, approaches, yards, pens, chutes, and alleys shall be drained properly and kept in a clean and orderly condition. No nuisance shall...


pollution control agency, that the establishment is in compliance with applicable water quality control standards, pursuant to section 401 of the Federal Water...


the like. 109.2 Sterilizers. 109.3 Pasteurizers. Authority: 21 U.S.C. 151-159; 7 CFR 2.22, 2.80, and 371.4. (a) All containers, instruments, and...


the processing of biological products at licensed establishments shall be equipped with automatic temperature recording gauges: Provided, That other record keeping...


in paragraphs (a), (b), and (c) of this section and be acceptable to Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. (a) Metal serum containers shall be used in...


Diluent labels. 112.4 Subsidiaries, divisions, distributors, and permittees. 112.5 Review and approval of labeling. 112.6 Packaging biological...


labels, carton labels, and enclosures (inserts, circulars, or leaflets) shall include the information specified in this section. (1) The principal part of the true...


with desiccated biological products shall bear a label that includes the following: (a) The name--Sterile Diluent. (b) True name of the biological product...


and permittees shall be affixed by the licensee in a licensed establishment where the product is produced. Such labels shall comply with requirements for their...


or imported for general distribution and sale must be submitted to the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for review for compliance with the regulations...


requires a diluent for administration shall be packaged in an individual carton with a container of the proper volume of diluent for that dose as specified in the filed...


prescribed elsewhere in this part. (a) In the case of biological products containing live Newcastle Disease virus, a caution statement indicating that Newcastle Disease...


in the United States shall apply to such biological product if exported from the United States except as otherwise provided in this section. Only labels approved as...


research and evaluation under a permit issued in accordance with Sec. 104.4, with the exception of products imported under Sec. 104.4(d), shall be labeled as provided in...


not provided for in this part, shall be packaged and/or labeled in accordance with requirements written into the approved outline for...


Testing aids. 113.3 Sampling of biological products. 113.4 Exemptions to tests. 113.5 General testing. 113.6 Animal and Plant Health Inspection...


tests prescribed in the regulations are conducted, National Veterinary Services Laboratories, U.S. Department of Agriculture, may...


of each serial or subserial of a biological product manufactured in the United States or imported into the United States as prescribed in this section. Additional samples...


shall be complied with unless otherwise exempted by the Administrator and provided that such exemption is noted in the filed Outline of Production for the product. ...


prescribed in a filed Outline of Production or Standard Requirements for the product to establish the product to be pure, safe, potent, and efficacious. (b) Tests...


yield the results intended when used as recommended or suggested in its labeling or proposed labeling prior to the expiration date. (a) The Administrator is...


completed product shall be evaluated by tests applicable to each fraction. (b) When similar potency tests are required for more than one fraction of a...


immunogenic shall be used for preparing seed for production as specified in the Standard Requirements or in the filed Outline of Production. The Administrator may exempt...


be considered confidential information by Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service until at least two additional product licenses are issued for the product or unless use of...


a licensed establishment for export in large multiple-dose containers as provided in Sec. 112.8(d) or (e) of this subchapter or for further manufacturing purposes as provided...


in the United States Pharmacopeia, or elsewhere in this part, shall conform to such standards. In lieu of preparing the media from the individual ingredients, they may...


product except live vaccines shall be tested as prescribed in this section unless otherwise specified by the Administrator. When cell lines, primary cells, or ingredients...


by the Administrator or elsewhere exempted in this part, each serial and subserial of live vaccine and each lot of Master Seed Virus and Master Seed Bacteria shall be...


heart infusion agar, provided in this section shall be conducted when a test for mycoplasma contamination is prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in the...


this section must be used when a determination of moisture content in desiccated biological products is prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline...


this section shall be conducted when such a test is prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for the product. ...


leukosis provided in this section shall be conducted on all biological products containing virus which has been propagated in substrates of chicken origin: Provided,...


this section shall be conducted when such a test is prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in a filed Outline of Production for the product. (a) One ml...


such test is prescribed in a Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for a biological product recommended for animals other than poultry: Provided,...


this section shall be conducted when such a test is prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for the product. (a)...


this section shall be conducted when such a test is prescribed in an applicable standard requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for each inactivated liquid...


provided in this section shall be conducted when such a test is prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for the...


extraneous pathogens provided in this section shall be conducted when such a test is prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production...


prescribed in a Standard Requirement or approved Outline of Production for a biological product. When desiccated products are tested, final container samples of...


a standard requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for a biological product recommended for use in cats. (a) The cat safety test provided in this...


a Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for a biological product recommended for use in dogs. Serials which are not found to be satisfactory when...


in a Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for a product. (a) Test procedure. Each of two calves shall be injected with the equivalent of 10...


(LCM) virus provided in this section shall be conducted when such a test is prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in a filed Outline...


conducted when such a test is prescribed in an applicable standard requirement or in a filed Outline of Production. (a) The yolk sac of 6-day-old chicken embryos shall...


in a Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for a product. (a) Test procedure. (1) Inject each of two swine of the minimum age for which...


in a Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for a product. (a) Test procedure. (1) Inject each of two sheep of the minimum age for which...


hemadsorbing agents provided in this section shall be conducted when prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production for...


of extraneous viruses by the fluorescent antibody technique provided in this section shall be conducted when prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in a...


accepted standards of purity and quality; shall be sufficiently nontoxic so that the amount present in the recommended dose of the product shall not be toxic to...


prepare biological products shall be derived from normal tissue of healthy animals. When prescribed in an applicable Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production,...


Requirement or in a filed Outline of Production each cell line used to prepare a biological product shall be tested as prescribed in this section. A cell line...


of ingredient of animal origin which is not subjected to heat sterilization or other sterilization methods acceptable to Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), such...


such diluent is required for rehydration or dilution of the vaccine. (a) Sterile Diluent may be distilled or deionized water or it may be a special liquid solution...


or in a filed Outline of Production, each Master [[Page 620]] Seed Virus (MSV) shall be tested as prescribed in this section. A MSV...


or in the filed Outline of Production, a live bacterial vaccine shall meet the requirements in this section. (a) Purity test. Final container samples of...


bacterial vaccine from smooth colonial forms of the Brucella abortus organism, identified as Strain 19. Each serial and subserial shall be tested for purity, potency,...


live spore suspension prepared from nonencapsulated variants of Bacillus anthracis. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used...


a desiccated live culture of an avirulent or modified strain of Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic...


prepared as a desiccated live culture bacterial vaccine of an avirulent or modified strain of Pasteurella haemolytica, identified as serotype 1. Only Master Seed which has...


as a desiccated live culture bacterial vaccine of an avirulent or modified strain of Pasteurella multocida, of bovine origin. Only Master Seed which has been established...


be prepared as a desiccated live culture of an avirulent or modified strain of Pasteurella multocida. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe,...


(Feline Pneumonitis), Live Chlamydia, shall be prepared from chlamydia-bearing cell culture fluids or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed which has been established...


an applicable Standard Requirement or in the filed Outline of Production, an inactivated bacterial product shall meet the applicable requirements in this section. (a)...


pomona which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Leptospira pomona fraction shall meet the applicable requirements in Sec....


from a culture of Leptospira icterohaemorrhagiae which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Leptospira...


Leptospira canicola which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Leptospira canicola fraction shall meet the...


culture of Leptospira grippotyphosa which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Leptospira grippotyphosa fraction shall meet...


hardjo which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Leptospira hardjo fraction shall meet the applicable requirements in Sec....


Clostridium chauvoei which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Clostridium chauvoei fraction shall meet the...


a culture of Clostridium haemolyticum which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Clostridium haemolyticum fraction shall meet...


a culture of Clostridium novyi which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Clostridium novyi fraction shall meet the...


from a culture of Clostridium sordellii which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial [[Page 636]] of biological product containing...


be produced from a culture of Clostridium botulinum Type C which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Clostridium botulinum Type...


Toxoid and Clostridium Perfringens Type C Bacterin-Toxoid shall be produced from a culture of Clostridium perfringens Type C which has been inactivated and is nontoxic....


Toxoid and Clostridium Perfringens Type D Bacterin-Toxoid shall be produced from a culture of Clostridium perfringens Type D which has been inactivated and is nontoxic....


have been inactivated and are nontoxic. Such products shall be prepared only for use by or under the direction of a veterinarian under a...


has been inactivated and is nontoxic. The toxoid may be either absorbed, precipitated, or purified and concentrated. Each serial of biological product containing tetanus...


from toxoided broth cultures of selected toxogenic strains of Staphylococcus aureus which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product...


Isolate, Type 4 shall be prepared from cultures of Pasteurella multocida, avian isolate, Type 4 (Little and Lyons classification), which have been inactivated, and...


Isolate, Type 1, shall be prepared from cultures of Pasteurella multocida, avian isolate, Type 1 (Little and Lyons classification), which have been inactivated and...


Isolate, Type 3, shall be prepared from culture of Pasteurella multocida, avian isolate, Type 3 (Little and Lyons classification), which have been inactivated and are...


from a culture of Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae...


culture of Salmonella typhimurium which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Salmonella typhimurium fraction shall meet...


culture of Pasteurella multocida strains other than avian which have been inactivated and are nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Pasteurella multocida...


a culture of Salmonella choleraesuis which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Salmonella choleraesuis fraction shall meet...


Salmonella dublin which has been inactivated and is nontoxic. Each serial of biological product containing Salmonella dublin fraction shall meet the applicable requirements in...


or in the filed Outline of Production, a killed virus vaccine shall meet the applicable requirements in this section. (a) Killing agent. The vaccine virus shall...


prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for vaccine production. All...


Canine Adenovirus Type 2 Vaccine, Killed Virus, shall be prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe,...


be prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing seeds for...


virus- bearing cell culture fluids or tissues obtained from mink that have developed mink enteritis following inoculation with virulent mink enteritis virus. Each serial...


prepared from virus- [[Page 659]] bearing tissues or fluids obtained from embryonated chicken eggs or cell cultures. With the exception of Sec....


tumors (warts) obtained from a bovine. Each serial shall meet the requirements prescribed in this section and any serial found unsatisfactory by a prescribed test...


Eastern, Western, and Venezuelan, Killed Virus, shall be prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Each serial or subserial shall meet the...


shall be prepared from virus-bearing tissues or fluids obtained from embryonated chicken eggs. Each serial shall meet the general requirements prescribed in Sec. 113.200...


cultures or nerve tissues obtained from animals that have developed rabies infection following injection with rabies virus. Only Master Seed Virus which has...


prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing seeds for...


shall be prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing seeds...


from virus- bearing cell culture fluids or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for...


virus- bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing seeds for vaccine production....


use in dogs, shall be prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for...


be prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing...


Virus, shall be prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for...


or in the filed Outline of Production, a live virus vaccine shall meet the applicable requirements in this section. (a) Purity tests. (1) Bacteria and fungi....


virus-bearing tissues obtained from sheep that have developed ovine ecthyma following inoculation with virulent ovine ecthyma virus. Ovine Ecthyma Vaccine is exempt from...


culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production seed virus for vaccine production....


Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the seeds for vaccine production. All serials of vaccine shall...


culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production seed virus for...


Type 2 Vaccine shall be prepared from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be...


culture fluids or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production...


from virus- bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing seeds for vaccine...


produced from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production...


cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production seed virus for...


culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production seed virus for...


or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production seed virus for...


Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production seed virus for vaccine production. All serials...


culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production seed virus for...


cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production seed virus for...


culture fluids. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing seeds for vaccine production. All serials...


from virus-bearing cell culture fluids. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing seeds for vaccine...


fluids. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing seeds for vaccine production. All serials of vaccine shall...


tissues or fluids from embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic in accordance with the...


culture fluids or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic in accordance with the requirements...


or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic in accordance with the requirements in paragraphs (a), (b),...


cell culture fluids or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic in accordance with the requirements...


culture fluids or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic in accordance with the requirements in...


culture cells. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing the production seed virus for...


fluids or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed Virus which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic in accordance with the requirements in paragraphs...


fluids or embryonated chicken eggs. Only Master Seed which has been established as pure, safe, and immunogenic shall be used for preparing seeds for vaccine...


Pn, C, and Dt strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (supplied by Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service) which has been inactivated and is non- toxic. Each serial shall...


of Salmonella pullorum which are of known antigenic composition, high agglutinability, but are not sensitive to negative and nonspecific serum. Each serial shall be tested...


broth cultures, that are inactivated and standardized. Plate antigens shall be stained with a dye acceptable to Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). Final...


derivative produced from cultures of Mycobacterium bovis Strain AN-5 (supplied by Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service), which has been inactivated and is nontoxic....


or in a filed Outline of Production, all antibody products shall meet the applicable requirements of this section. (a) Terminology. The following terms in...


against the toxin of Clostridium tetani. Each serial shall meet the applicable general requirements provided in [[Page 718]] Sec. 113.450 and paragraph...


product containing antibodies directed against one or more somatic antigens of Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae. Each serial shall be tested as provided in this section....


specific antibody product containing antibodies directed against the toxin of Clostridium perfringens Type C. Each serial shall be tested as provided in this section. Any...


specific antibody product containing antibodies directed against the toxin of Clostridium perfringens Type D. Each serial shall be tested as provided in this section. Any...


of passive transfer (FPT) shall contain a specified minimum quantity of IgG per dose and shall be recommended for use only in neonates of the same species as that of...


not prepared under license. 114.3 Separation of establishments. 114.4 Identification of biological products. 114.5 Micro-organisms used as seed. 114.6 Mixing...


is issued, if biological products which were not prepared in compliance with the regulations are in the establishment, such products shall not be shipped or delivered...


separate and distinct from any other establishment in which a biological product is prepared. (b) No biological products authorized to be prepared in a licensed...


design shall be used for identifying all ingredients used in the preparation of biological products, all component parts to be combined to form a biological product,...


biological products at licensed establishments shall be free from the causative agents of other diseases or conditions. A complete record of such micro-organisms shall be...


shall be mixed thoroughly in a single container. During bottling operations, the product shall be constantly mixed sufficient to maintain physical uniformity of the entire...


person(s) to make all official contacts with Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service on matters pertaining to the preparation of biological products under...


on file with Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for each licensed biological product or for each biological product authorized to be imported into the United States...


prepared in accordance with the applicable directions provided in this section. (a) General requirements. (1) The original and not more than four copies of each Outline...


preservatives for biological products if used within the limitations as to kinds and amounts prescribed in this section. (a) When an antibiotic or combination of...


be protected at all times against improper storage and handling. Completed product shall be kept under refrigeration at 35 [deg]to 45 [deg]F. (2 [deg]to 7 [deg]C.)...


prepared in a licensed establishment shall be given an expiration date determined in accordance with the requirements provided in Sec. 114.13 or Sec. 114.14. A...


Requirement of filed Outline of Production, the expiration date for each product shall be computed from the date of the initiation of the potency test. Prior to...


provided for in a filed Outline of Production for the product, the expiration date shall not be extended: (1) If all fractions of the product are not evaluated for potency...


found to be unsatisfactory for marketing, all biological products which have become worthless subsequent to the expiration date, all refuse, other materials deemed...


may be produced jointly by a [[Page 732]] licensee and one or more subsidiaries, or by two or more subsidiaries. The exact amount of each serial or...


rebottling of a completed product in liquid form subject to the conditions prescribed in this section. (a) All or part of a serial which has not left the...


licensee to reprocess a serial of completed product subject to the conditions prescribed in this section. (a) Reprocessing shall not include any method or procedure...


biological products. Authority: 21 U.S.C. 151-159; 7 CFR 2.22, 2.80, and 371.4. (a) Any inspector shall be permitted to enter any establishment where...


license number or a United States veterinary permit number or other mark required by these regulations may be inspected at any time or place. If, as a result of...


Inventory and disposition records. 116.3 Label records. 116.4 Sterilization and pasteurization records. 116.5 Reports. 116.6 Animal...


being prepared, in storage, and in distribution channels. (b) Detailed disposition records, in a form satisfactory to the Administrator, shall be maintained by...


being used. Each label shall be identified as to: (1) Name and product code number as it appears on the product license or permit for the product; (2)...


or an equivalent accurate and reliable system. Such records shall be identified with the ingredients, equipment, or biological product subjected to sterilization...


concerning biological products, including but not limited to, product development and preparation, and market suspensions and recalls, shall be prepared and submitted to...


of tests performed, antigens or [[Page 735]] treatment administered, maintenance and production records, disposition records, necropsy records, if any, and...


maintained by the licensee. Summaries of such tests shall be prepared from such records and submitted to the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service using APHIS Form 2008 or...


shall be completed by the licensee, permittee, or foreign manufacturer before any portion of a serial of any product may be marketed in the United States or exported....


of animals. 117.4 Test animals. 117.5 Segregation of animals. 117.6 Removal of animals. Authority: 21 U.S.C. 151-159; 7 CFR 2.22, 2.80,...


[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 9, Volume 1] [Revised as of January 1, 2004] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 9CFR117.2] [Page 735] TITLE 9--ANIMALS AND ANIMAL PRODUCTS CHAPTER I--ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PART 117_ANIMALS AT LICENSED ESTABLISHMENTS--Table of Contents Sec. 117.2 Animal facilities. Animal facilities shall comply with the requirements provided in part 108 of this chapter. ...


disease shall be admitted to the premises of licensed establishments, except as provided in paragraphs (d) and (e) of this section. The health status of all animals...


or abnormal behavior prior to the start of a test and throughout the observation period specified in the test protocol. (b) All animals used for test purposes shall...


contagious, or communicable disease shall be kept effectively segregated at a licensed establishment until such time as they are humanely destroyed or...


at the licensed establishment may be removed from the premises of the licensed establishment; provided, such removal is accomplished in a manner as shall preclude...


of detention; Notifications. 118.3 Movement of detained biological products; Termination of detention. 118.4 Seizure and condemnation. ...


detain any biological product subject to detention under this part by: (a) Giving oral notification to the owner of the biological product if such owner can...


provided in paragraphs (a) and (b) of this section, no biological product detained in accordance with the provisions in this part shall be moved by any person from the place at...


or shipped in violation of the Act or regulations shall be liable to be proceeded against and seized and condemned, at any time, on a libel of information in any...


and applicability dates. 121.1 Definitions. 121.2 Purpose and scope. 121.3 List of biological agents and toxins. 121.4 Exemptions for overlap agents...


and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). The Animal and Plant...


for possession, use, and transfer of biological agents or toxins that have been determined to have the potential to pose a severe threat to both human and animal...


provided in paragraphs (f) and (g) of this section, the Administrator has determined that the biological agents and toxins listed in this section have the potential to pose a...


or diagnostic laboratories and other entities possessing, using, or transferring overlap agents or toxins that are contained in specimens presented for diagnosis or...


laboratories and other entities possessing, using, or transferring agents or toxins that are contained in specimens presented for diagnosis or verification will be exempt...


Sec. Sec. 121.4 or 121.5, any individual or entity that possesses, uses, or transfers any agent or toxin listed in Sec. 121.3 must register with APHIS or, for overlap agents...


Sec. Sec. 121.4 or 121.5, an individual or entity shall not possess, use, or transfer any agent or toxin listed in Sec. 121.3 without a certificate of registration issued...


(a) APHIS may deny an application for registration or revoke registration if: (1) The Attorney General identifies the responsible official, entity, or individual who owns...


certificate of registration, the responsible official must submit all of the information and documentation required in the registration application package to APHIS, including the...


The responsible official is responsible for ensuring compliance with the regulations, including: (1) Developing and implementing a Biosafety and Security Plan in accordance...


(a) An individual may not have access to biological agents or toxins listed in Sec. 121.3 unless approved by APHIS or CDC. APHIS will grant, limit, or deny access of...


registration, the responsible official must develop and implement a Biosafety and Security Plan.\11\ The Biosafety and Security Plan must contain sufficient information...


training in biosafety, containment, and security procedures to all individuals with access to agents and toxins listed in Sec. 121.3. (b) The responsible...


and toxins listed in Sec. 121.3 may only be transferred to individuals or entities registered to possess, use, or transfer that particular agent or toxin. However, the...


complete, up-to-date records of information necessary to give an accounting of all of the activities related to agents or toxins listed in Sec. 121.3. Such records...


any APHIS or CDC inspector must be allowed, without previous notification, to enter and inspect the entire premises, all materials and equipment, and all records...


biological agent or toxin. (a) The responsible official must orally notify APHIS and appropriate Federal, State, or local law enforcement agencies immediately...


appeal a denial or revocation of registration under this part. An individual who has been denied access to listed agents or toxins or who has been granted only limited access...


for permits. 122.4 Suspension or revocation of permits. Authority: 7 U.S.C. 8301-8317; 21 U.S.C. 151-158; 7 CFR 2.22, 2.80, and 371.4. ...


one State or Territory or the District of Columbia to another State or Territory or the District of Columbia without a permit issued by the Secretary and in compliance...


122.2 when proper safeguards are set up as provided in Sec. 122.2 to protect the public. Application for such a permit shall be made in advance of shipment, and each...


organisms or vectors issued under this part may be formally suspended or revoked after opportunity for hearing has been accorded the permittee, as provided in part 123 of...


The Uniform Rules of Practice for the Department of Agriculture promulgated in subpart H of part 1, subtitle A, title 7, Code of Federal Regulations, are the Rules of...


Subpart A_General Provisions Sec. 124.1 Scope. 124.2 Definitions. Subpart B_Eligibility Assistance 124.10 APHIS liaison...


Inspection Service (APHIS). The agency in the Department of Agriculture responsible for licensing veterinary biological products under the Virus-Serum-Toxin Act. ...


Upon receipt of a copy of an application for extension of the term of a veterinary biologic patent from PTO, APHIS will assist PTO in determining whether a patent related to a...


(a) As provided in 37 CFR 1.779 of PTO's regulations, in order to determine a product's regulatory review period, APHIS will review the information in each application...


(a) Not later than 30 days after the receipt of an application from PTO, APHIS shall determine the regulatory review period. Once the regulatory review period for...


(a) Any interested person may request a revision of the regulatory review period determination within the 30 day period beginning on its publication in...


APHIS will consider its regulatory review period determination to be final upon expiration of the 180-day period for filing a due diligence petition...


(a) Any interested person may file a petition with APHIS, no later than 180 days after the publication of a regulatory review period determination under Sec....


(a) The applicant may file with APHIS a written response to the petition no later than 20 days after the applicant's receipt of a copy of the petition. (b) The...


(a) Within 90 days after APHIS receives a petition filed under Sec. 124.30, the Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs shall make a determination under paragraphs (b)...


(a) In determining the due diligence of an applicant, APHIS will examine the facts and circumstances of the applicant's actions during the regulatory review period to determine...


(a) Any interested person may request, within 60 days beginning on the date of publication of a due diligence determination by APHIS in accordance with Sec. 124.32, that APHIS...


ten days before the hearing, APHIS will notify the requesting party, the applicant, the petitioner, and any other interested person of the date, time, and location of...


officer shall be appointed by the Administrator of APHIS from officers and employees of the Department who have not participated in any action of the Secretary which is...


days after completion of the due diligence hearing, the Under Secretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs, taking into consideration the recommendation of the...


quarantined in APHIS-owned or -operated quarantine facilities, including APHIS Animal Import Centers; and fee for use of animal ramp. 130.3 User fees...


APHIS Animal Import Centers; and fee for use of animal ramp. (a) Standard requirements. User fees for each animal or bird receiving standard...


exclusively occupy a space at an APHIS animal import center. The user fees for spaces at APHIS animal import centers are listed in the following table. The person for whom...


certain animals and animal products (using VS forms 16-3 and 17-129) are listed in the table in this section. The person for whom the service is provided and the...


fees for each animal quarantined in a privately operated permanent or temporary import quarantine facility will be calculated at the hourly user fee rate listed in Sec. 130.30,...


(a) User fees for live animals presented for importation into or entry into the United States through a land border port along the United States-Mexico border are listed in...


(a) User fees for live animals presented for importation into or entry into the United States through a land border port along the United States-Canada border are listed...


part 130 are listed in the following table. The person for whom the service is provided and the person requesting the service are jointly and severally liable for payment...


pet birds of U.S. origin returning from Canada, are...


the inspection of various import and export facilities and establishments are listed in the following table. The person for whom the service is provided and the person...


provided by FADDL are listed in the following table. The person for whom the service is provided and the person requesting the service are jointly and severally liable...


other authorized site. (a) Bacteriology isolation and identification tests. User fees for bacteriology isolation and identification tests performed at...


(a) Bacteriology serology tests. User fees for bacteriology serology tests performed at NVSL (excluding FADDL) or other authorized sites are listed in the following...


(a) User fees for veterinary diagnostics tests performed at the Pathobiology Laboratory at NVSL (excluding FADDL) or at authorized sites are listed in the...


(a) Bacteriology reagents. User fees for bacteriology reagents produced by the Diagnostic Bacteriology Laboratory at NVSL (excluding FADDL) or other authorized site are...


(a) User fees for other veterinary diagnostic services or materials available from NVSL (excluding FADDL) are listed in the following table. The person for whom the service is...


do not require the verification of tests or vaccinations are listed in the following [[Page 772]] table. The user fees apply to each export...


and supervision services) are performed outside the United States, in accordance with this title, and the regulations do not contain a provision for payment of...


in paragraphs (a)(1) through (a)(13) of this section, except those services covered by flat rate user fees elsewhere in this part, will be calculated at the hourly rate...


limited to, tests and diagnostic reagents specified in Sec. Sec. 130.14 through 130.19, are not charged under the following conditions: (1) When veterinary...


to the importation, [[Page 775]] entry, or exportation of an animal, article, or means of conveyance or related to veterinary diagnostics, and any person...


to pay when due any debt to APHIS, including any user fee due under 7 CFR chapter III or chapter I of this title, then: (1) Subsequent user fee payments. Payment...


Subpart A_General Provisions Sec. 145.1 Definitions. 145.2 Administration. 145.3 Participation. 145.4 General provisions for...


The Department cooperates through a Memorandum of Understanding with Official State Agencies in the administration of the Plan. (b) The administrative procedures and decisions of...


producing or dealing in products may participate in the Plan when he has demonstrated, to the satisfaction of the Official State Agency, that his facilities, personnel,...


(a) Records of purchases and sales and the identity of products handled shall be maintained in a manner satisfactory to the Official State Agency. ...


(a) Poultry equipment, and poultry houses and the land in the immediate vicinity thereof, shall be kept in sanitary condition as recommended in Sec. Sec....


(a) Hatcheries must be kept in sanitary condition, acceptable to the Official State Agency. The procedures outlined in Sec. Sec. 147.22 through 147.25...


Dealers in poultry breeding stock, hatching eggs, or baby or started poultry shall comply with all provisions in this part which apply to...


(a) The official classification terms defined in Sec. Sec. 145.9 and 145.10 and the various designs illustrative of the official classifications reproduced in Sec....


and dealers. Participating hatcheries and dealers shall be designated as ``National Plan Hatchery'' and ``National Plan Dealer'', respectively. All...


products, and States. Participating flocks, products produced from them, and States which have met the respective requirements specified in part 145 subpart B,...


State Agency may designate qualified persons as Authorized Agents to do the sample collecting and blood testing provided for in Sec. 145.14 and the selecting required for...


hatchery shall be inspected a sufficient number of times each year to satisfy the Official State Agency that the operations of the hatchery are in compliance with...


Participants in the Plan, who after investigation by the Official State Agency or its representative, are notified in writing of their apparent noncompliance with the...


Poultry must be more than 4 months of age when blood tested for an official classification: Provided, That turkey candidates under subpart D of this part may be blood tested at more...


Products Sec. 145.21 Definitions. Except where the context otherwise requires, for the purposes of this subpart the following terms shall be...


Products Sec. 145.22 Participation. Participating flocks of egg type chickens, and the eggs and chicks produced from them, shall comply with the applicable...


Products Sec. 145.23 Terminology and classification; flocks and products. Participating flocks, and the eggs and chicks produced from them, which have met...


Products Sec. 145.24 Terminology and classification; States. (a) U.S. Pullorum-Typhoid Clean State. (1) A State will be declared a U.S. Pullorum-Typhoid Clean...


Products Sec. 145.31 Definitions. Except where the context otherwise requires, for the purposes of this subpart the following terms shall be...


Products Sec. 145.32 Participation. Participating flocks of meat type chickens, and the eggs and chicks produced from them, shall comply with the applicable...


Products Sec. 145.32 Participation. Participating flocks of meat type chickens, and the eggs and chicks produced from them, shall comply with the applicable...
...


Products Sec. 145.34 Terminology and classification; States. (a) U.S. Pullorum-Typhoid-Clean State. (1) A State will be declared a U.S. Pullorum-Typhoid...


Except where the context otherwise requires, for the purposes of this subpart the following terms shall be construed, respectively, to mean: Poults....


(a) Participating turkey flocks, and the eggs and poults produced from them, shall comply with the applicable general provisions of subpart A of this part and the...


classification; flocks and products. Participating flocks, and the eggs and poults produced from them, which have met the respective requirements specified in this...


classification; States. (a) U.S. Pullorum-Typhoid Clean State. (1) A State will be declared a U.S. Pullorum-Typhoid Clean State when it has been determined by...


and Products Sec. 145.51 Definitions. Except where the context otherwise requires, for the purposes of this subpart the following terms shall...


and Products Sec. 145.52 Participation. Participating flocks of waterfowl, exhibition poultry, and game birds, and the eggs and baby poultry produced...


Flocks and Products Sec. 145.53 Terminology and classification; flocks and products. Participating flocks, and the eggs and baby poultry produced from...


Flocks and Products Sec. 145.54 Terminology and classification; States. (a) U.S. Pullorum-Typhoid Clean State. (1) A State will be declared a...


and Products Sec. 145.61 Definitions. Source: 63 FR 40010, July 27, 1998, unless otherwise noted. Except where the context otherwise requires,...


and Products Sec. 145.62 Participation. Participating flocks of ostriches, emus, rheas, and cassowaries, and the eggs and chicks produced from them, shall...


and Products Sec. 145.63 Terminology and classification; flocks and products. Participating flocks, and the eggs and baby poultry produced from them,...


test for pullorum-typhoid. Routinely, the microagglutination test is applied as a single- dilution test and only a single 18-24 hour reading is made. ...


determining the status of flocks reacting to tests for Mycoplasma gallisepticum, Mycoplasma synoviae, and Mycoplasma meleagridis. The macroagglutination...


determining the status of flocks reacting to tests for Mycoplasma gallisepticum, Mycoplasma synoviae, and Mycoplasma meleagridis. The macroagglutination...
...


preparing egg yolk samples for diagnostic tests. The following testing provisions may be used for retaining the classification U.S. M. Gallisepticum Clean...


procedures for avian influenza. (a) The agar gel immunodiffusion (AGID) test should be considered the basic screening test for antibodies to Type A influenza...


Laboratory procedure recommended for the bacteriological examination of egg-type breeding flocks with salmonella enteritidis positive environments. Birds...


Laboratory procedure recommended for the bacteriological examination of salmonella. (a) For egg- and meat-type chickens, waterfowl, exhibition poultry, and game...


Procedures for collection, isolation, and identification of Salmonella from environmental samples, cloacal swabs, chick box papers, and meconium samples. ...


Procedure for bacteriological culturing of eggshells for colon bacilli organisms. Proper precautions to avoid environmental contamination of the samples during...


Procedures to determine status and effectiveness of sanitation monitored program. The following monitoring procedures \14\ may be applied at the discretion of the...


Procedure for the evaluation of mycoplasma reactors by in vivo bio-assay (enrichment). This procedure has been shown to be sensitive enough to detect less than...


Laboratory procedure recommended for the bacteriological examination of cull chicks for salmonella. The laboratory procedure described in this section is recommended for...


To aid in the maintenance of healthy flocks, the following procedures should be practiced: (a) Baby poultry should be started in a clean brooder...


sanitation. Hatching eggs should be collected from the nests at frequent intervals and, to aid in the prevention of contamination with disease- causing...


An effective program for the prevention and control of Salmonella and other infections should include the following measures: (a) An effective...


disinfecting. The following procedures are recommended: (a) In the poultry houses: (1) Remove all live ``escaped'' and dead birds from the building....


Fumigation may be used for sanitizing eggs and hatchery equipment or rooms as a part of a sanitation program. APHIS disclaims any liability in the use of...


establishing isolation and maintaining sanitation and good management practices for the control of Salmonella and Mycoplasma infections. (a) The...


to prevent the spread of disease by artificial insemination of turkeys. (a) The vehicle transporting the insemination crew should be left as far as...


147.41 Definitions. Except where the context otherwise requires, for the purposes of this subpart the following terms shall be construed, respectively,...


147.42 General. Changes in this subchapter shall be made in accordance with the procedure described in this subpart: Provided, That the Department reserves the right...


147.43 General Conference Committee. (a) The General Conference Committee Chairperson and the Vice Chairperson shall be elected by the members of the General...


147.44 Submitting, compiling, and distributing proposed changes. (a) Changes in this subchapter may be proposed by any participant, Official State Agency, the...


147.45 Official delegates. Each cooperating State shall be entitled to one official delegate for each of the programs prescribed in subparts B, C, D, E, and F of part...


147.46 Committee consideration of proposed changes. (a) The following five committees shall be established to give preliminary consideration to the proposed changes falling...


147.47 Conference consideration of proposed changes. (a) The chairman of the conference shall be a representative of the Department. (b) At the time designated...


147.48 Approval of conference recommendations by the Department. Proposals adopted by the official delegates will be recommended to the Department for incorporation into...


Definitions Sec. 151.1 Definitions. Certification of Purebred Animals 151.2 Issuance of a certificate of pure breeding. 151.3 Application...


issue a certificate of pure breeding for an animal claimed to be entitled to free entry under the act provided the requirements of the regulations in this part are...


a certificate of pure breeding executed by the owner, agent, or importer of an animal shall be made on ANH Form 17-338 (available from the collector of customs) before...


a breed listed in Sec. 151.9 issued by the custodian of the appropriate book of record listed in said section and on which there has been entered in accordance with the...


in the opinion of the Administrator has been substantially altered will be accepted. [23 FR 10104, Dec. 23, 1958, as amended at 54 FR 34969, Aug....


The owner, agent, or importer who applies for a certificate of pure breeding for any animal offered for duty-free entry under this part, shall execute on ANH Form 17-338...


an examination shall be made by an inspector of each animal for which free entry is claimed under the act. All animals shall be examined at the port of...


certification under the act, an animal must be purebred of a recognized breed and have been registered in good faith in a book of record listed in Sec. 151.9 and must not...


certification under the act, an animal must be purebred of a recognized breed and have been registered in good faith in a book of record listed in Sec. 151.9 and must not...
...


Before a breed or a book of record shall be added to those listed in this part, the custodian of the book of record involved shall submit to APHIS a complete copy of the book...


not published its book of record in printed form, a record in approved microfilm form which the Administrator finds provides a system for determining the recorded ancestry...


Kind of service; records. 156.4 Application for service. 156.5 Availability of service. 156.6 Certificates. 156.7 Fees and charges, including user...


the following terms shall be construed, respectively, to mean: Administrator. The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person...


foreign countries and specifications of contracts for the purchase and sale of animal products, on occasion require vendors of such products to furnish official...


to receive service under this part may apply therefor to the Administrator, upon an application form which will be furnished by the Administrator upon request....


will be furnished, upon application, within the limits of available Department personnel and facilities, at any plant the operator of which applies for or endorses the...


by the Administrator for animal products, if the inspector finds that the requirements as stated in the certification have been met. The original and one copy of...


and user fees under 9 CFR part 130, for service (including travel and other expenses incurred in connection with the furnishing of service) under this part shall be paid by...


this part will be refused if the conditions stated in Sec. Sec. 156.5 and 156.6 are not met. (b) Service under this part may be withdrawn from, or denied to, any...


shall be construed, respectively, to mean: Accredited veterinarian.\1\ A veterinarian approved by the Administrator in accordance with the provisions of part 161 of...


of accredited duties in different States. Sec. 161.1 Statement of purpose; performance of accredited duties in ...


application procedures for accreditation. (a) Initial accreditation. A veterinarian may apply for accreditation by completing an application for accreditation on...


veterinarian duties. An accredited veterinarian shall perform the functions of an accredited veterinarian only in a State in which the accredited veterinarian...


of veterinary accreditation; criminal and civil penalties. (a) The Administrator is authorized to suspend for a given period of time, or to revoke,...


162.1 Scope and applicability of rules of practice. Subpart A_General Sec. 162.1 Scope and applicability of rules...


162.10 Summary suspension of accreditation of veterinarians. In any situation where the Administrator has reason to believe that any...


162.11 Notification. The Veterinarian-in-Charge shall notify an accredited veterinarian when there is reason to believe that the accredited veterinarian...


Sec. 162.12 Informal conference. (a) The Veterinarian-in-Charge, in consultation with the State Animal Health Official and the accredited veterinarian,...


162.13 Formal complaint. If a consent order has not been issued, or if, after an informal conference, the Veterinarian-in-Charge has not issued a letter...


in alphabetical order. 166.2 General restrictions. 166.3 Separation of swine from the garbage handling and treatment areas. 166.4 Storage...


garbage is treated to kill disease organisms, pursuant to this Part, at a facility operated by a person holding a valid license for the treatment of garbage; except that...


garbage handling and treatment areas shall be prevented by construction of facilities to exclude all ages and sizes of swine. (b) All areas and drainage therefrom, used for...


leakproof containers until treated. (b) Treated garbage shall be transported to a feeding area from the treatment facility only in (1) containers used only for...


set forth in this section. (a) Insects and animals shall be controlled. Accumulation of any material at the facility where insects and rodents may breed...


equipment or material associated with untreated garbage, except for containers holding treated garbage which was treated in such containers, shall not be allowed into...


at sea level) for 30 (thirty) minutes. (b) Garbage shall be agitated during cooking, except in steam cooking equipment, to ensure that the prescribed cooking temperature...


those that have also been used to treat the garbage so moved, shall not be used for hauling animals or treated garbage until cleaned and disinfected as set forth in Sec....


or untreated garbage removed from the licensee's premises. (b) Such records shall be legible and indelible. (c) Each entry in a record shall be certified as correct...


for garbage that is to be treated and fed to swine shall apply for a license on a form which will be furnished, upon request, by the Area Veterinarian in Charge or, in...


to the imposition of civil penalties and the issuance of cease and desist orders under the Act, the license of any facility may be suspended or revoked for any violation...


166.15(d) of this part, the State animal health official shall cancel the license of a licensee when the Area Veterinarian in Charge or, in States listed in Sec. 166.15(d) of...


will be furnished with an official badge or identification card, either of which shall be sufficient identification to entitle access during normal business hours to...


in this Part shall be performed with one of the following: (1) A permitted brand of sodium orthophenylphenate that is used in accordance with directions on...


Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nebraska, New York, North [[Page 890]] Dakota, Oregon, South Carolina,...


167.1 Scope and applicability of rules of practice. Subpart A_General Sec. 167.1 Scope and applicability of rules...


167.10 Stipulations. (a) At any time prior to the issuance of a complaint seeking a civil penalty under the Act, the Administrator, in his discretion,...




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