Amendment 1 to B.A.I. order 352. Regulations governing the importation of domestic livestock and other animals into the ...

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Title:
Amendment 1 to B.A.I. order 352. Regulations governing the importation of domestic livestock and other animals into the United States from all countries except Mexico
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Regulations governing the importation of domestic livestock and other animals into the United States from all countries except Mexico
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2 p. : ; 23 cm
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United States -- Bureau of Animal Industry
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U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Animal Industry
General Note:
Amendment 1 to B.A.I. order 352
General Note:
"Effective on and after January 1, 1936"

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University of Florida
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(Amendment 1 to B. A. I. Order 352) r .i V1*

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United States Department of Agriculture

BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY
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S AMENDMENT 1 TO B. A. I. ORDER 352. REGULATIONS
GOVERNING THE IMPORTATION OF DOMESTIC LIVE-
STOCK AND OTHER ANIMALS INTO THE UNITED
STATES FROM ALL COUNTRIES EXCEPT MEXICO1

Effective on and after January 1, 1936

UNITED STATiES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,
OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY,
Washington, D. 0., September 23, 1985.
Under authority conferred by law upon the Secretary of Agriculture, the reg-
ulations governing the importation of domestic livestock and other animals into
the United States from all countries except Mexico (B. A. I. Order 352) dated
June 7, 1935, and effective on and after August 1, 1935, are hereby amended in
the following particulars:
Regulation 6 is amended to read as follows:

Tuberculin and Bang's-Disease Tests for Cattle

RmULATION 6. Paragraph 1. All cattle offered for importation into the United
States from countries other than Mexico,' except those for immediate slaughter,
shall be accompanied by a satisfactory tuberculin-test certificate of an official
veterinarian of the national government of the country of origin: Provided,
That the testing of cattle from Canada shall be governed by the regulations
hereinafter provided for that specific country: And provided further, That in
the case of cattle offered for importation from the Channel Islands the tuber-
culin-test certificate shall be that of the official veterinarian of the island from
which such cattle were shipped. A subsequent tuberculin test of cattle, other
than those for immediate slaughter, from any part of the world except Canada,
Mexico,1 and the Channel Islands shall be made by an inspector at the port of
entry during the last 10 days of the quarantine period as specified in regulation
11. Tuberculin tests at ports of entry may be applied by one or more of the
methods approved by the Chief of Bureau.
; Par. S. All cattle 6 months old or more offered for importation into the
4 United States from countries other than Mexico-except cattle for immediate
I slaughter, all steers and spayed heifers, and cattle for grazing or feeding
I purposes which are not of a dairy or breeding type-shall be subject to the
requirements of either paragraph (a) or (b) following:
S(a) Said cattle shall be accompanied by a certificate of an official veterinarian
of the national government of the country of origin showing that the animals
were subjected to a blood test for Bang's disease (infectious abortion), with
negative results, within 60 days of the date of their exportation: Provided,
That in the case of cattle from the Channel Islands the certificate shall be
that of the official veterinarian of the island from which such cattle were
shipped and in the instance of cattle from Canada the certificate shall be
issued or endorsed by a salaried veterinarian of the Canadian Government.
The herein-described certificate shall give the date and place of testing, names
of the consignor and consignee, and a description of the cattle, with breed,
ages, and markings; or
a Importations from Mexico are governed by special regulations contained in another
order of this Department.
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(b) In special cases and upon permission first obtained from the Chief of ,
Bureau, said cattle unaccompanied by a certificate as provided in paragraph
(a) of this regulation may be quarantined and tested at the port of entry for
Bang's disease (infectious abortion) by such method as may be approved
by the Chief of Bureau, and those failing to pass said test shall be refused
entry and unless returned to the country of origin shall be disposed of as pro-
vided by section 8 of the act of August 30, 1890.


Regulation 22 is amended by the addition of the following paragraph:
Par. 5. Cattle from the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair.-Cattle from the
United States which haVe been exhibited at the Royal Agricultural Winter
Fair, at Toronto, Ontario, and have not been in Canada in excess of 30 days,
may be returned to the United States within a period of 10 days from the
close of said fair without the certificates specified in this regulation: Provided.,
They are accompanied by copies of the tuberculin-test certificates which were
accepted by the Canadian authorities at the time of entry into Canada; And
provided further, That they are accompanied by a signed statement of the
shipper or his agent to the effect that the cattle presented for entry are the
identical cattle covered by the said tuberculin-test certificates and showing
the date on which the cattle entered Canada, and that they were shipped direct
from the Canadian port of entry to the said fair and returned therefrom direct
to the United States port of entry. When especially ordered by the Chief of
Bureau the provisions of this paragraph may be extended to include cattle
exhibited at other recognized expositions in Canada.
This amendment, which is designated as Amendment 1 to B. A. I. Order 352,
shall be effective on and after January 1, 1936.
Done at Washington this 23d day of September, 1935.
Witness my hand and the seal of the Department of Agricul-


ture.Acting Secretary of Arilture.
Acting Secretary of Ag'ioultwre.


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