Part 8601 Supplemental Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board

Terms Used In CFR > Title 5 > Chapter LXXVI

  • Accredited veterinarian: A veterinarian who is approved by the Administrator, in accordance with part 161 of this chapter, to perform official animal health work of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service specified in subchapters A, B, C, and D of this chapter and to perform work required by cooperative State-Federal disease control and eradication programs. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Act: means the Horse Protection Act of 1970 (Pub. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Action device: means any boot, collar, chain, roller, or other device which encircles or is placed upon the lower extremity of the leg of a horse in such a manner that it can either rotate around the leg, or slide up and down the leg so as to cause friction, or which can strike the hoof, coronet band or fetlock joint. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Administrative Instructions: as used in this subpart means the Administrative Instructions referred to in Rule 34. See 37 CFR 1.1001
  • Administrator: The Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Administrator: means the Administrator, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, or any person authorized to act for the Administrator. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service: The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service of the United States Department of Agriculture (APHIS). See 34 CFR 303.119
  • APHIS representative: An individual employed by APHIS who is authorized to perform the function involved. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • APHIS representative: means any employee of APHIS, or any officer or employee of any State agency who is authorized by the Administrator to perform inspections or any other functions authorized by the Act, including the inspection of the records of any horse show, horse exhibition, horse sale or horse auction. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • APHIS Show Veterinarian: means the APHIS Doctor of Veterinary Medicine responsible for the immediate supervision and conduct of the Department's activities under the Act at any horse show, horse exhibition, horse sale or horse auction. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Article: as used in this subpart means an article of the Hague Agreement. See 37 CFR 1.1001
  • Department: The United States Department of Agriculture. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Department: means the United States Department of Agriculture. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • DQP: means a person meeting the requirements specified in §11. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Exhibitor: means (1) any person who enters any horse, any person who allows his horse to be entered, or any person who directs or allows any horse in his custody or under his direction, control or supervision to be entered in any horse show or horse exhibition. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Horse: means any member of the species Equus caballus. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Horse exhibition: means a public display of any horses, singly or in groups, but not in competition, except events where speed is the prime factor, rodeo events, parades, or trail rides. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Horse industry organization or association: means an organized group of people, having a formal structure, who are engaged in the promotion of horses through the showing, exhibiting, sale, auction, registry, or any activity which contributes to the advancement of the horse. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Horse sale or horse auction: means any event, public or private, at which horses are sold or auctioned, regardless of whether or not said horses are exhibited prior to or during the sale or auction. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Horse show: means a public display of any horses, in competition, except events where speed is the prime factor, rodeo events, parades, or trail rides. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Inspection: means the examination of any horse and any records pertaining to any horse by use of whatever means are deemed appropriate and necessary for the purpose of determining compliance with the Act and regulations. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Interstate: From one State into or through any other State. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Livestock: All farm-raised animals. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Management: means any person or persons who organize, exercise control over, or administer or are responsible for organizing, directing, or administering any horse show, horse exhibition, horse sale or horse auction and specifically includes, but is not limited to, the sponsoring organization and show manager. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Move: To carry, enter, import, mail, ship, or transport. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Person: Any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, or joint stock company, or other legal entity. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Person: means any individual, corporation, company, association, firm, partnership, society, organization, joint stock company, or other legal entity. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Premises: A location where livestock or poultry are housed or kept. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Quarantined area: The States, Territories, or the District of Columbia or portions thereof quarantined by the Secretary of Agriculture for the specific contagious, infectious, or communicable animal disease mentioned in each part. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Regional Director: means the APHIS veterinarian who is assigned by the Administrator to supervise and perform official duties of APHIS under the Act in a specified State or States. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Secretary: means the Secretary of Agriculture or anyone who has heretofore or may hereafter be delegated authority to act in his stead. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Show manager: means the person who has been delegated primary authority by a sponsoring organization for managing a horse show, horse exhibition, horse sale or horse auction. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • Sore: when used to describe a horse means:

    (1) An irritating or blistering agent has been applied, internally or externally by a person to any limb of a horse,

    (2) Any burn, cut, or laceration has been inflicted by a person on any limb of a horse,

    (3) Any tack, nail, screw, or chemical agent has been injected by a person into or used by a person on any limb of a horse, or

    (4) Any other substance or device has been used by a person on any limb of a horse or a person has engaged in a practice involving a horse, and, as a result of such application, infliction, injection, use, or practice, such horse suffers, or can reasonably be expected to suffer, physical pain or distress, inflammation, or lameness when walking, trotting, or otherwise moving, except that such term does not include such an application, infliction, injection, use, or practice in connection with the therapeutic treatment of a horse by or under the supervision of a person licensed to practice veterinary medicine in the State in which such treatment was given. See 34 CFR 303.5

  • Sponsoring organization: means any person under whose immediate auspices and responsibility a horse show, horse exhibition, horse sale, or horse auction is conducted. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • State: means any of the several States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, or the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. See 34 CFR 303.5
  • State: Any of the 50 States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the District of Columbia, and any territories and possessions of the United States. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • State representative: An individual employed in animal health work by a State or a political subdivision thereof and authorized by such State or political subdivision to perform the function involved. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • Tick infested: Infested with the ticks Boophilus annulatus (Margaropus annulatus), Boophilus microplus, or Rhipicephalus evertsi evertsi. See 34 CFR 303.119
  • United States: All of the States. See 34 CFR 303.119