One commenter requested that we allow unidentified animals in interstate commerce that do not cross State lines to move unidentified to markets that are not approved markets. … documents in the last year, by the Federal Communications Commission Genetically resistant exposed sheep, Genetically resistant sheep, ; the number of animals covered by the ICVI; the purpose for which the animals are to be moved; the address at which the animals were loaded for interstate movement or for movement to a terminal feedlot when an ICVI is required; the address to which the animals are destined; and the names of the consignor and the consignee and their addresses if different from the address at which the animals were loaded or the address to which the animals are destined; and if different the current owner; (2) Each animal's official individual identification numbers: Provided, that, in the case of animals identified with official identifications devices or methods that include the flock identification number(s) assigned to the flock(s) of origin in the National Scrapie Database and an individual animal number unique within the flock, the flock identification number(s) may be recorded instead of the individual identification numbers, and for animals allowed by § 79.3 to move with group lot identification, the group lot number may be recorded instead of the individual identification numbers. (2) A dry lot approved by a State or APHIS representative or an accredited veterinarian authorized by the Administrator to perform this function where only animals that either are not pregnant based on the animal being male, an owner certification that any female animals have not been exposed to a male in the preceding 6 months, an ICVI issued by an accredited veterinarian stating the animals are not pregnant, or the animals are under 6 months of age at time of receipt, where only castrated males are maintained with female animals, and all animals in the terminal feedlot are separated from all other animals such that physical contact cannot occur including through a fence and from which animals are moved only to another terminal feedlot or directly to slaughter; or. The final determination of the Administrator shall become effective upon oral or written notification, whichever is earlier, to the owner. In the case of animals that arrive at a market on an ICVI, when allowed by the States involved, the original document may be attached to the new ICVI if the animal IDs of any animals not included in the shipment are struck off the old ICVI. (1) The sheep or goat must be identified to its flock of origin and to its flock of birth [4] If more than one group is created on the same date a sequential number will be added to the end of the GIN. However, we will not make it a requirement because it would be overly burdensome to producers given the minimal improvement in traceability that would likely result. This will allow APHIS to work through issues that may negatively impact stakeholders in small pilots and to implement the requirement through the program standards when the process has been tested and the technology allows for efficient compliance. No indemnity will be paid unless the owner has signed and is in compliance with the requirements of a flock plan or post-exposure management and monitoring plan (PEMMP) as described in § 54.8 unless the requirement for a flock plan or PEMMP has been waived by the Administrator. Such animals may be retained only if the exempted animal's official identification and the requirements for minimizing the risk of scrapie transmission are documented in the PEMMP and the owner is in compliance with the PEMMP. (c) No person shall apply a premises or flock identification number or a brand or earnotch pattern to an animal that did not originate on the premises or flock to which the number was assigned by a State or APHIS representative or to which the brand or earnotch pattern has been assigned by an official brand registry. Section 54.4 is amended by revising paragraph (a)(5) and adding an OMB citation at the end of the section to read as follows: (5) A copy of the registration papers issued in the name of the owner for any registered animals in the flock (registration papers are not required for the payment of indemnity for animals that are not registered); and, a. Federal Register. In paragraph (d), by removing the word “slaughtered,”; and. This term has the meaning set forth in § 86.1 of this subchapter, except that only AIN devices approved and distributed in accordance with § 79.2(k) and methods approved for use in sheep and goats in accordance with § 79.2(a)(2) are included. To report sheep and goats in Iowa that are showing clinical signs that are suspicious of Scrapie, please contact Dr. Sharon Fairchild @ 515-669-3727 or Dr. Greg Schmitt @ 515-669-5633 or a State or Federal veterinarian near you. APHIS intends to continue to work to improve the user experience with these systems. Federal Register issue. Genetically susceptible exposed animal. The changes we proposed would ensure that better records are available for tracing animals by adding requirements in new § 54.8(b), “Records for flocks under a flock plan or PEMMP,” § 79.2(f), “Records required of persons who purchase, acquire, sell, or dispose of animals,” and § 79.2(g), “Records required of persons who apply official identification to animals.”. All are approved by USDA for interstate movements of livestock. If a flock identification number is used, the flock identification number, date, and sequential number(s) will be separated by hyphens. (b) For flocks under a flock plan or PEMMP, the flock owner must maintain the following records for 5 years or until the flock plan and/or PEMMP is completed, whichever is longer. In such cases the animal must be identified with a slaughter only tag, and is moved only in slaughter channels or, in the case of sheep, moved for other purposes if the animal is inspected by an accredited veterinarian, found free of evidence of infectious or contagious disease, and officially genotyped as AA QR or AA RR where Q and R refer to codon 171 and A refers to codon 136. (1) All animals in the flock while it is subject to a flock plan or PEMMP; (2) Any high-risk or genetically susceptible exposed animals in the flock and any other restricted animals; (3) Any animals designated for testing by an APHIS representative or State representative until testing is completed, results reported, and animals classified; and. The commenter asked that APHIS clearly spell out what the requirements are for each type of PEMMP, which type is required for each situation, and be consistent with terminology. (1) All man-made identification devices affixed to sheep or goats moved interstate must be removed at slaughter and correlated with the carcasses through final inspection by means approved by the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The appeal must include all of the facts and reasons upon which the owner relies to show that the proposed action is incorrect or is not supported. The commenter also asked why AA was used in the definition since most sheep are only genotyped at codon 171 and what “where Q represents any genotype other than R at codon 171” means and what it relates to. BSE is a separate disease from scrapie and can be distinguished using laboratory tests or mouse inoculation. The documents posted on this site are XML renditions of published Federal We are making no change in response to this comment as there is adequate flexibility through the pilot project provision and the low-risk exposed animal definition to allow such sheep to be exempted if there is sufficient scientific evidence available to warrant an exemption. the current document as it appeared on Public Inspection on The President of the United States issues other types of documents, including but not limited to; memoranda, notices, determinations, letters, messages, and orders. Guidelines will be based on the characteristics of the test, including specificity, sensitivity, and predictive value in defined groups of animals. on FederalRegister.gov Low-risk commercial flocks may exist only in a State where in the previous 10 years no flock that had met the definition of a low-risk commercial flock prior to a classification investigation was designated a source or infected flock. If diagnostic samples, including whole heads, are taken, the identification devices must be packaged with the samples and must be left attached to approximately 1 inch of tissue or to the whole head to allow for identity testing and be correlated with the carcasses through final inspection by means approved by FSIS. (k) APHIS may enter into compliance agreements with persons such as dealers and owners of slaughter establishments and markets whereby animals may be received unidentified or without a required owner/hauler statement even if they cannot be identified to their flock of birth or origin because they were moved or commingled while unidentified, in violation of this part or a State requirement as provided by § 79.6. Historically, prevalence rates of scrapie varied by face color and our prevalence estimate is appropriately weighted to match the face color distribution within the U.S. sheep population. For a test to be approved for the identification of scrapie-positive animals, the test must demonstrate a diagnostic specificity comparable to that of current program-approved tests, and the sensitivity of the test will also be considered in determining the approved uses of the test within the program. The regulations for control of scrapie and BSE are generally consistent with international guidelines. Organic and/or inorganic materials may be disposed of by incineration or burial. offers a preview of documents scheduled to appear in the next day's APHIS may specify the type of official identification that may be used in order to maximize retention of the means of identification, identify restricted or test positive animals or to facilitate the testing or inventory of the animals. The Administrator may grant provisional approval to produce devices for periods of less than 1 year in cases where there is limited or incomplete data. The State Animal Health Official or the Administrator may limit the assignment of official identification devices or numbers to persons, or classes of persons, for use on animals that did not originate in a breeding flock owned by them to slaughter only devices or numbers. Low-risk commercial flock. 8313, or other applicable Federal statutes. A designated scrapie epidemiologist shall determine when to require a PEMMP and the monitoring requirements for these flocks based on the findings of the classification or reclassification investigation. By removing the definition for Separate contemporary lambing groups; z. This will provide additional flexibility in handling unidentified animals moving to slaughter as a single source lot. We agree with the second commenter that recording official genotype test information on the ICVI is not needed and have removed the requirement. Ear Tags for goats can change by state call CCK for help finding the right Goat Tag shipped fast to your door. corresponding official PDF file on govinfo.gov. (4) The ICVI must be signed by the issuing State, Federal, Tribal or accredited veterinarian and must be legible on all copies. (k) Requirements for approval of official identification devices include: (1) The Administrator may approve companies to produce official identification devices for use on sheep or goats. Such animals may be moved interstate with individual animal identification that is only traceable to the State of origin and to the owner of the animals at the time they were so identified. Animal identification number (AIN). (h) No animals designated for testing as part of a classification or reclassification investigation may be moved until testing is completed and results reported, except for movement by permit for testing, slaughter, research, or destruction. Tag options: Q-flex® 1.5, Q-flex® 3 and Q-flex® 5, 7X and Mini. Download now. The Administrator may decline to renew a company's approval or suspend or withdraw approval if the devices do not show adequate retention and durability or cause injury in field use or if any of the requirements of this section are not met by the tag company. Any flock in which an APHIS or State representative has determined that a scrapie suspect animal, high-risk animal, or scrapie-positive animal resides or may have resided. By adding in alphabetical order definitions for Official identification number, O fficially identified, and Owner/hauler statement; r. By removing the definition for Owner statement; s. By adding in alphabetical order a definition for Person; t. By revising the definition for Premises identification number (PIN); u. Information about this document as published in the Federal Register. Animals moved in accordance with this paragraph must be individually identified and listed on the permit. Inorganic material and wood structures may be cleaned and disinfected. A sexually intact male animal that has produced offspring in the preceding 12 months or that was used for breeding during the current breeding cycle. documents in the last year, by the International Trade Administration Sets of unique individual identification numbers may also be assigned by the Administrator to breed registries that agree to reassign the sequences to the flock of origin and, and when required, the flock of birth and to provide associated registry identifiers such as registry tattoo numbers to APHIS in the National Scrapie Database. 5/8"W x 2"H. Apply with Universal Total Tagger or Global Retract-O-Matic Tagger sold separately). These are four diets used in an experiment investigating protein requirements of meat goats. We have also amended the definition of slaughter channels in § 54.1 to be consistent with the changes in § 79.1. Six commenters stated that markets should be limited to applying only owner-provided official eartags or blue slaughter-only serial eartags provided by the markets in order to reduce the number of untraceable animals. Insect cell supernatant expressing His-tagged mouse CCL22 was resolved by electrophoresis, transferred to nitrocellulose, and probed with anti-His Tag antibody (clone J099B12). (h) The Administrator may withdraw or suspend approval of any test or test method if the test or method does not perform at an acceptable level following approval or if a more effective test or test method is subsequently approved. (2) Animals in slaughter channels must be officially identified with an official blue eartag marked with the words “Meat” or “Slaughter Only” and may move only directly to slaughter or to a terminal feedlot. One commenter recommended not using Emergency Management and Response System (EMRS) for scrapie tracing. To view the proposed rule, supporting documents, and the comments we received, go to http://www.regulations.gov/​#!docketDetail;​D=​APHIS-2007-0127. By revising the definition for Terminal feedlot; and. Female Tag complete with Small Round Male Tag (button). If the animals are required to be officially identified but the identification number is not required to be recorded on the ICVI, the ICVI must state that all animals to be Start Printed Page 11196moved under the ICVI are officially identified and state the exemption that applies (e.g. One commenter expressed concern that tail tags would cause unnecessary medical issues for small-eared or earless breeds of goats, such as La Mancha goats. Disclaimer. Parry's work did not include the genotypes of the sheep involved and it is unclear if his observations were a widespread breed trait separate from the genotype at codons 171 and 136 or the result of the genotype at these codons. This final rule has been reviewed under Executive Order 12988, Civil Justice Reform. Excluding low-risk exposed animals, any exposed animal or embryo that is also: (2) A sheep or sheep embryo of genotype AV QR that the Administrator determines is epidemiologically linked to a scrapie-positive RR or QR sheep, to a flock that the Administrator has determined may be affected by valine-associated scrapie (based on an evaluation of the genotypes of the scrapie-positive animals linked to the flock), or to a scrapie type to which AV QR sheep are susceptible; or, (3) A sheep or sheep embryo of genotype AA QR that the Administrator determines is epidemiologically linked to a scrapie-positive RR or AA QR sheep or to a scrapie type to which AA QR sheep are susceptible; or. This table of contents is a navigational tool, processed from the (3) Approval will only be given for devices for which data have been provided supporting high legibility, readability (visual and RFID), and retention rates in sheep and goats that minimize injury throughout their lifespan, or for which there is a reasonable expectation of such performance. Imprinting: Both sides have flock number and individual animal number as shown above. A test for the diagnosis of scrapie approved by the Administrator for use in the scrapie eradication or certification program in accordance with § 54.10. The flock ID number must begin with the State postal abbreviation or APHIS-assigned Tribal code, must have no more than nine alphanumeric characters, and must not contain the characters “I”, “O”, or “Q” other than as part of the State postal abbreviation or another standardized format authorized by the administrator and recorded in the National Scrapie Database. has no substantive legal effect. In paragraph (2), by adding the words “or flock under investigation” immediately after the words “exposed flock”; and. (g) An epidemiologic investigation must be conducted to identify high-risk and exposed animals that currently reside in the flock or that previously resided in the flock, and all high-risk animals, scrapie-positive animals, and suspect animals must be removed from the flock except as provided in paragraph (h) of this section. on The term “brand” includes official brand registry brands on eartags in those States whose brand law or regulation recognizes brands placed on eartags as official brands. GOAT Black Friday. Animals in slaughter channels may move either directly to a slaughter establishment that is under Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) jurisdiction per the Federal Meat Inspection Act (FMIA) or under State inspection that FSIS has recognized as at least equal to Federal inspection or to a custom exempt slaughter establishment as defined by FSIS (9 CFR 303.1) for immediate slaughter or to an individual for immediate slaughter for personal use or to a terminal feedlot, or may move indirectly to such a destination through a restricted animal sale or restricted livestock facility. To obtain reimbursement for disposal costs, animal owners must obtain written approval of the disposal costs from APHIS, prior to disposal. Several commenters asked that APHIS provide templates with required fields marked for owner/hauler statements and for any other required information or data as in the case of entities that acquire or dispose of animals. The commenter stated that, in the case of 400 dairy sheep seized and euthanized in 2000-2001, none tested positive for scrapie. APHIS only requires genetic selection in exposed flocks and other higher risk flocks as part of PEMMPs. Imagine the cost to sheep and goat producers, if consumers believed that Scrapie affected people in the same way as BSE! Copies of the full analysis are available on the Regulations.gov website (see footnote 1 in this document for a link to Regulations.gov) or by contacting the person listed under FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT. The official responsible for issuing eartags in a State may also assign serial numbers of official eartags to other responsible persons, such as 4-H leaders, if the State Animal Health Official and Veterinary Services, Field Operations, AVIC responsible for the State involved agree that such assignments will improve scrapie control and eradication within the State. As noted in the regulatory impact analysis, individuals may spend about 2 hours a year on recordkeeping, at a time cost of about $34.50, but in fact many of these records of sales and purchases are typically already kept as a normal business practice. Section § 54.3 is amended by revising paragraph (b) and adding an OMB citation at the end of the section to read as follows: (b) Indemnity will be paid to an owner only for animals actually in a flock at the time indemnity is first offered in writing, and for offspring born to animals in that flock within 60 days after the time indemnity is first offered in writing. So, why not have a box on hand to tag your sheep and goats? Register documents. APHIS also has regulations at 9 CFR part 54, which describe a voluntary scrapie-free flock certification program. Devices must be readily distinguishable as USDA official sheep and goat identification devices; must carry the alphanumeric sequences, symbols, or logos specified by APHIS; must be an allowed color for the intended use, and must have a means of discouraging counterfeiting, such as use of a unique copyrighted logo or trade mark. (b) The State Animal Health Official or Veterinary Services, Field Operations, Area Veterinarian in Charge (AVIC) responsible for the State involved, whoever is responsible for issuing official identification devices or numbers in that State and for assigning flock identification numbers and premises identification numbers in that State in the National Scrapie Database, may issue sets of unique serial numbers or flock identification/production numbers for use on official individual identification devices (such as eartags or tattoos). Officially identified. An example of a specific circumstance could be large unruly horned male goats moving through approved livestock facilities. . the material on FederalRegister.gov is accurately displayed, consistent with Notification is not required for each subsequent movement of animals to that premises. Continuous inspection means an inspector examines each animal before slaughter (antemortem inspection) and the carcass and parts after slaughter (postmortem inspection). Also, a study showed that as in selecting for any trait, selecting for scrapie resistance may delay progress on other traits, particularly in breeds where R at codon 171 is rare. More specifically, genetic testing will be used to identify genetically resistant or less susceptible sheep for exemption from destruction and as qualifying for interstate movement; designated scrapie epidemiologists will be given greater flexibility in determining the testing needs of flocks; the indemnity regulations will be changed to apply only to those animals that are found to be genetically susceptible to scrapie; official identification of goats produced for meat or fiber or that are slaughtered at over 18 months of age will be required; submission of tagging records by individuals who tag sheep or goats that do not originate on their premises will be required when requested; and Start Printed Page 11179certain recordkeeping requirements will be reduced, changed, or removed. All dairy goats must be tattooed before they can be accepted for registry or recordation in the herd books of the American Dairy Goat Association. The rule does not require markets to provide seller information to buyers in most cases; the exception is that markets must provide the group lot numbers when the animals are moving unidentified as part of a single source lot in slaughter channels. (j) Beginning on April 24, 2019, no more than one official eartag may be applied to an animal; except that: (1) Another official eartag may be applied providing it bears the same official identification number as an existing one. (f) The owner of the flock or his or her agent must immediately report the following animals to a State representative, APHIS representative, or an accredited veterinarian; ensure that samples are properly collected for testing if the animal dies; allow the animals to be tested, and not remove them from a flock without written permission of a State or APHIS representative: (1) Any sheep or goat exhibiting weight loss despite retention of appetite; behavioral abnormalities; pruritus (itching); wool pulling; wool loss; biting at legs or side; lip smacking; motor abnormalities such as incoordination, high stepping gait of forelimbs, bunny hop movement of rear legs, or swaying of back end; increased sensitivity to noise and sudden movement; tremor; star gazing; head pressing; recumbency; rubbing, or other signs of neurological disease or chronic wasting illness; and. Restricted animal sale or restricted livestock facility. 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