21 U.S. Code § 154 - Regulations for preparation and sale; licenses
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The Secretary of Agriculture is authorized to make and promulgate from time to time such rules and regulations as may be necessary to prevent the preparation, sale, barter, exchange, or shipment as aforesaid of any worthless, contaminated, dangerous, or harmful virus, serum, toxin, or analogous product for use in the treatment of domestic animals, or otherwise to carry out this chapter, and to issue, suspend, and revoke licenses for the maintenance of establishments for the preparation of viruses, serums, toxins, and analogous products, for use in the treatment of domestic animals, intended for sale, barter, exchange, or shipment as aforesaid.
Source(Mar. 4, 1913, ch. 145, § 1 (part),37 Stat. 832; Pub. L. 99–198, title XVII, § 1768(b),Dec. 23, 1985, 99 Stat. 1654.)
See note set out under section 151 of this title.
Another section 1768 ofPub. L. 99–198, cited as a credit to this section, amended section 136y of Title 7, Agriculture.
1985—Pub. L. 99–198inserted “or otherwise to carry out this chapter,” after “domestic animals,”.
Effective Date of 1985 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 99–198effective Dec. 23, 1985, except as otherwise provided, see section 1768(f) ofPub. L. 99–198, set out as a note under section 151 of this title.
Transfer of Functions
For transfer of functions of the Secretary of Agriculture relating to agricultural import and entry inspection activities under this chapter to the Secretary of Homeland Security, and for treatment of related references, see sections 231, 551 (d), 552 (d), and 557 of Title 6, Domestic Security, and the Department of Homeland Security Reorganization Plan of November 25, 2002, as modified, set out as a note under section 542 of Title 6.