9 CFR 95.9 - Glue stock; requirements for unrestricted entry.
Glue stock which does not meet the conditions or requirements specified in any one of paragraphs (a) to (c) of this section shall not be imported except subject to handling and treatment in accordance with § 95.10 after arrival at the port of entry:
(a) Glue stock originating in and shipped directly from a region not declared by the Secretary of Agriculture to be infected with foot-and-mouth disease or rinderpest may be imported without other restriction.
(b) Glue stock may be imported without other restriction if found upon inspection by an inspector, or by certificate of the shipper or importer satisfactory to said inspector, to have been properly treated by acidulation or by soaking in milk of lime or a lime paste; or to have been dried so as to render each piece of the hardness of a sun-dried hide.
(c) Glue stock taken from cattle, sheep, goats, or swine slaughtered under national government inspection in a region 4 and in an abattoir in which is maintained an inspection service determined by the Secretary of Agriculture to be adequate to assure that such materials have been removed from animals found at time of slaughter to be free from anthrax, foot-and-mouth disease, and rinderpest, and to assure further the identity of such materials until loaded upon the transporting vessel, may be imported without other restriction if accompanied by a certificate bearing the seal of the proper department of said national government and signed by an official veterinary inspector of such region showing that the therein described glue stock was taken from animals slaughtered in such specified abattoir and found free from anthrax foot-and-mouth disease, and rinderpest.
4 See footnote 2 in § 95.5.
[28 FR 5981, June 13, 1963, as amended at 48 FR 57472, Dec. 30, 1983; 62 FR 56024, Oct. 28, 1997; 74 FR 66226, Dec. 15, 2009]§ 95.9, Nt.
Effective Date Note:
At 78 FR 73003, Dec. 4, 2013, § 95.9 was redesignated as § 95.20 and a new § 95.9 was added, effective Mar. 4, 2014. At 78 FR 73006, Dec. 4, 2013, newly redesignated § 95.20 was amended in the introductory text by removing the citation “§ 95.10” and adding “§ 95.21” in its place and in footnote 4 to paragraph (c) by removing the citation “§ 95.5” and adding “§ 95.16” in its place,, effective Mar. 4, 2014. For the convenience of the user, the added text is set forth as follows:
§ 95.9 Derivatives of tallow derived from bovines.
(a) The importation of derivatives of tallow from bovines is prohibited unless the commodity meets the conditions of either paragraph (b), (c), (d), or (e) of this section as well as paragraph (f) of this section, or, alternatively, meets the conditions of paragraph (g) of this section.
(c) The derivative is from tallow composed of a maximum level of insoluble impurities of 0.15 percent in weight.
(d) The derivative is from tallow that originates from a region of negligible risk for BSE.
(e) The derivative is from tallow that originates from a region of controlled risk for BSE, is derived from bovines that have passed ante-mortem and post-mortem inspections, and does not contain SRMs as defined for regions of controlled risk for BSE in § 92.1 of this subchapter.
(f) The tallow derivative is accompanied to the United States by an original certificate signed by a full-time salaried veterinary officer of the national government of the exporting region, or issued by a veterinarian designated by the national government of the exporting region and endorsed by a full-time salaried veterinary officer of the national government of the exporting region, representing that the veterinarian issuing the certificate was authorized to do so. The certificate must state that the requirements of paragraph (b), (c), (d), or (e) of this section, as applicable, have been met and, for tallow derivatives other than those described in paragraph (b) or (c) of this section, must indicate the BSE risk classification of the exporting region.
(g) The Administrator determines that the tallow derivative will not come into contact with ruminants in the United States and can be imported under conditions that will prevent the introduction of BSE into the United States, and the person importing the tallow derivative has obtained a United States Veterinary Permit for Importation and Transportation of Controlled Materials and Organisms and Vectors. To apply for a permit, file a permit application on VS Form 16-3 (available from APHIS, Veterinary Services, National Center for Import and Export, 4700 River Road Unit 38, Riverdale, MD 20737-1231, or electronically at http://www.aphis.usda.gov/animal_health/permits/ ). The application for such a permit must state the intended use of the tallow derivative and the name and address of the consignee in the United States.(Approved by the Office of Management and Budget under control number 0579-0393)
Title 9 published on 2015-01-01.
No entries appear in the Federal Register after this date, for 9 CFR Part 95.