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§ 797. List of Reportable Conditions for Animals and Animal Products.

3 CA ADC § 797Barclays Official California Code of Regulations

Barclays California Code of Regulations
Title 3. Food and Agriculture
Division 2. Animal Industry
Chapter 2. Livestock Disease Control (Refs & Annos)
Article 9. Reportable Conditions for Animals and Animal Products
3 CCR § 797
§ 797. List of Reportable Conditions for Animals and Animal Products.
(a) The term “condition” means any illness, disease, infection, pathogen, contagion, toxin, bacteria, virus, prion, or any other material or factors affecting animals or animal products.
(b) The State Veterinarian shall determine which conditions shall be listed in the “List of Reportable Conditions for Animals and Animal Products” and the timeframes for reporting those conditions pursuant to section 9101 of the Food and Agricultural Code. In determining the conditions and timeframes included on the list, the State Veterinarian shall use standard epidemiological practice or credible scientific research.
(c) The State Veterinarian shall update this list as required by conditions prevailing at the time.
(d) All licensed veterinarians, any person operating a diagnostic laboratory, or any person who has been informed, recognizes or should recognize by virtue of education, experience, or occupation, that any animal or animal product is or may be affected by, or has been exposed to, or may be transmitting or carrying any of the conditions on the “List of Reportable Conditions for Animals and Animal Products” shall report the following information to the Department in the manner and timeframes as specified on the list:
(1) Name and contact information of the person reporting;
(2) Description of the animal(s) or animal product(s);
(3) Description and/or address of the premises where the animal(s) or animal product(s) are located;
(4) Approximate date and time the condition was discovered;
(5) Any other information pertinent to the condition that may affect public health, animal health, or food safety.
(e) The Department of Food and Agriculture shall publish this list by posting it on the Department's Internet web site (www.cdfa.ca.gov) and by making a hard copy list available on request by contacting the California Department of Food and Agriculture, Animal Health Branch, 1220 N Street, Sacramento, CA 95814, telephone (916) 900-5002.
(f) The current updated list pursuant to subsection (b) shall constitute the “List of Reportable Conditions for Animals and Animal Products”. With the adoption of the first of these updates, Title 3, California Code of Regulations, section 796 is inoperative.


Note: Authority cited: Sections 407 and 9101, Food and Agricultural Code. Reference: Sections 9101 and 9562, Food and Agricultural Code.
1. New section filed 3-26-2003; operative 3-26-2003 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4 (Register 2003, No. 13). For prior history of article 10 (section 797), see Register 85, No. 34.
2. Change without regulatory effect amending subsection (e) filed 4-2-2012 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2012, No. 14).
This database is current through 7/5/24 Register 2024, No. 27.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 3, § 797, 3 CA ADC § 797
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