7 U.S. Code CHAPTER 54— TRANSPORTATION, SALE, AND HANDLING OF CERTAIN ANIMALS

  1. § 2131. Congressional statement of policy
  2. § 2132. Definitions
  3. § 2133. Licensing of dealers and exhibitors
  4. § 2134. Valid license for dealers and exhibitors required
  5. § 2135. Time period for disposal of dogs or cats by dealers or exhibitors
  6. § 2136. Registration of research facilities, handlers, carriers and unlicensed exhibitors
  7. § 2137. Purchase of dogs or cats by research facilities prohibited except from authorized operators of auction sales and licensed dealers or exhibitors
  8. § 2138. Purchase of dogs or cats by United States Government facilities prohibited except from authorized operators of auction sales and licensed dealers or exhibitors
  9. § 2139. Principal-agent relationship established
  10. § 2140. Recordkeeping by dealers, exhibitors, research facilities, intermediate handlers, and carriers
  11. § 2141. Marking and identification of animals
  12. § 2142. Humane standards and recordkeeping requirements at auction sales
  13. § 2143. Standards and certification process for humane handling, care, treatment, and transportation of animals
  14. § 2144. Humane standards for animals by United States Government facilities
  15. § 2145. Consultation and cooperation with Federal, State, and local governmental bodies by Secretary of Agriculture
  16. § 2146. Administration and enforcement by Secretary
  17. § 2147. Inspection by legally constituted law enforcement agencies
  18. § 2148. Importation of live dogs
  19. § 2149. Violations by licensees
  20. § 2150. Repealed. Pub. L. 94–279, § 14, Apr. 22, 1976, 90 Stat. 421
  21. § 2151. Rules and regulations
  22. § 2152. Separability
  23. § 2153. Fees and authorization of appropriations
  24. § 2154. Effective dates
  25. § 2155. Omitted
  26. § 2156. Animal fighting venture prohibition
  27. § 2157. Release of trade secrets
  28. § 2158. Protection of pets
  29. § 2159. Authority to apply for injunctions
  30. § 2160. Prohibition on slaughter of dogs and cats for human consumption