Wherever in this subpart the following terms are used, unless the context otherwise requires, they shall be construed, respectively, to mean:
A veterinarian approved by the Administrator
in accordance with the provisions of part 161 of this title
to perform functions specified in parts 1, 2, 3, and 11 of
subchapter A, and subchapters B, C, and D of this chapter, and to perform functions required by cooperative state
control and eradication programs.
of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
or any other employee of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
, United States Department of Agriculture
, to whom authority has been or may be delegated to act in the Administrator
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service of the United States
Department of Agriculture (APHIS or Service).
Cattle, sheep, goats, other ruminants, swine
, horses, asses, mules, zebras, dogs, and poultry
Department. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Fever tick. Boophilus annulatus, including, but not limited to, the varieties Americana and Australia.
Inspector. An employee of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service authorized to perform duties required under this subpart.
For the purpose of § 93.209
, any person
operating an approved quarantine facility.
Performing or theatrical poultry.
which are to be used in shows, theatrical acts or performances only.
Port veterinarian. A veterinarian employed by the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service to perform duties required under this part at a port of entry.
Poultry. Chickens, doves, ducks, geese, grouse, guinea fowl, partridges, pea fowl, pheasants, pigeons, quail, swans, and turkeys (including eggs for hatching).
Any defined geographic land area identifiable by geological, political, or surveyed boundaries. A region
may consist of any of the following:
A national entity (country);
Part of a national entity (zone, county, department, municipality, parish, Province, State, etc.)
Parts of several national entities combined into an area; or
A group of national entities (countries) combined into a single area.
Swine. The domestic hog and all varieties of wild hogs.
All of the States of the United States
, the District of Columbia, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands of the United States
, and all other Territories and Possessions of the United States
[55 FR 31495, Aug. 2, 1990. Redesignated and amended at 62 FR 56012, 56015
, Oct. 28, 1997]