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Food and Agricultural Code - FAC

DIVISION 5. ANIMAL AND POULTRY QUARANTINE AND PEST CONTROL [9101 - 11305]

  ( Division 5 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

PART 2. DISEASED BOVINES [9801 - 10610]

  ( Part 2 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

CHAPTER 3. Bovine Brucellosis [10301 - 10512]

  ( Chapter 3 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

ARTICLE 1. Definitions [10301 - 10311]
  ( Article 1 enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15. )

10301.
  

Unless the context otherwise requires, the definitions in this article govern the construction of this division.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10302.
  

“Accredited veterinarian” means a veterinarian who is so designated by the United States Department of Agriculture and the department.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10303.
  

“Bovine animals” means neat cattle.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10304.
  

“Brucellosis” means the disease of cattle which is caused by Brucella microorganisms.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10305.
  

“Brucellosis control area,” means any area that has been so established by the department in order to qualify and maintain such area in accordance with certification standards of the bovine brucellosis eradication uniform methods and rules adopted by the United States Department of Agriculture.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10306.
  

“Cattle” means neat cattle.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10307.
  

“Official veterinarian” means a veterinarian who is in the employ of the United States Department of Agriculture or the department.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10308.
  

“Premises” means any place where cattle have been or are kept.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10309.
  

“Reactor” or “reacting bovine animal” means any bovine animal that reacts positively to a test for brucellosis which is approved by the director.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10310.
  

“Vaccinate” or “vaccination” means the use of vaccine in cattle.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

10311.
  

“Vaccine” means any vaccine which is produced by a laboratory which is licensed by the Agricultural Research Service of the United States Department of Agriculture and recognized by the department for use in preventing or treating brucellosis in cattle.

(Enacted by Stats. 1967, Ch. 15.)

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