Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service January 4, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Guidelines for the Control of Tuberculosis in Elephants
Document Number: 2012-31644
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-01-04
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
We are advising the public that the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service intends to use the 2010 guidelines issued by the United States Animal Health Association to assess compliance with the animal welfare regulations as related to elephant tuberculosis as well as to aid users in their compliance with those regulations. We accept these guidelines as meeting the requirements in the Animal Welfare Act and are making them available for review. We welcome comment on our intention to utilize the guidelines as a means of assessing compliance with our regulations.
Notice of Request for Revision to and Extension of Approval of an Information Collection; APHIS Student Outreach Program
Document Number: 2012-31567
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-01-04
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service's intention to request a revision to and extension of approval of an information collection associated with the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service's Student Outreach Program.