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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 2. LICENSING PROVISIONS [1200 - 1796.63]

  ( Division 2 enacted by Stats. 1939, Ch. 60. )
  

CHAPTER 5. Regulation of Use of Animals in Diagnostic Procedures and Medical Research [1650 - 1677]

  ( Chapter 5 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 1750. )
  

ARTICLE 1. General Provisions [1650 - 1651]
  ( Article 1 added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 1750. )

  
1650.  

The public health and welfare depend on the humane use of animals for scientific advancement in the diagnosis and treatment of human and animal diseases, for education, for research in the advancement of veterinary, dental, medical and biologic sciences, for research in animal and human nutrition, and improvement and standardization of laboratory procedures of biologic products, pharmaceuticals and drugs.

(Added by Stats. 1951, Ch. 1750.)