Animal Health (18 AAC 36): Proposed Revisions to Animal Care, Animal Importation, and Disease Control
The Public Comment period for this regulation is open from August 7, 2020 through October 30, 2020.
Please note the comment period for this proposed regulation change has been extended to October 30.
The Department of Environmental Conservation proposes to make changes to the Animal Health Regulations to require a unique trackable and traceable number to animal health certificates and certificates of veterinary inspections, adding goat and sheep Mycoplasma ovipneumoniae testing requirements prior to animal import, updates to disease reporting requirements, and to update the adopted by reference American Veterinary Medical Association’s Guidelines from the 2013 to the 2020 version.
Documents and Links
- Dear Interested Person Letter
- Official Public Notice
- Additional Regulations Notice Information
- Proposed Regulation Amendments (PDF)
- Current Regulations
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Supplemental Public Notice