Health of Animals Regulations

Version of section 187 from 2010-06-17 to 2014-06-30:

  •  (1) Every person, including a renderer, a dead stock operator, a post-mortem laboratory official or a veterinarian, who disposes of the carcass of an animal bearing an approved tag or an approved tag that has been revoked

    • (a) may remove the tag from the carcass; and

    • (b) shall report the number of the tag to the administrator within 30 days after disposing of the carcass.

  • (2) Every person, including a renderer or dead stock operator, a post-mortem laboratory official or a veterinarian, who disposes of the carcass of an animal not bearing an approved tag anywhere but on the farm or ranch where the animal died shall

    • (a) collect enough information about the origin of the animal or carcass to enable the origin to be traced, including, if it is known by that person,

      • (i) the farm, ranch or other place from which the carcass was removed and the date when the carcass was removed from that place, and

      • (ii) the name and address of the owner or person having the possession, care or control of the carcass when it was removed from that place; and

    • (b) report that information to the administrator within 30 days after disposing of the carcass.

  • (3) An organization that manages an animal identification system shall, if it receives the information referred to in paragraph (1)(b) or (2)(a), report the information to the administrator within 30 days after receiving it.

  • SOR/2000-416, s. 1;
  • SOR/2005-192, s. 14;
  • SOR/2010-137, s. 6.
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