§ 257.010 Definitions for chapter
§ 257.020 Duties of Board of Agriculture
§ 257.030 Powers of board
§ 257.040 Places diseased animals prohibited
§ 257.050 Violation of quarantine and concealing diseased animals prohibited
§ 257.060 Importation of diseased animals prohibited — Violation of regulations
§ 257.070 Animals to be imported according to regulations
§ 257.080 Animal diseases to be reported
§ 257.100 Destruction of suffering, abandoned, or hopelessly diseased animal — “Abandonment” defined
§ 257.105 Sale of unclaimed animals held by veterinarian
§ 257.110 Board may have diseased animals destroyed or slaughtered
§ 257.120 Indemnity for destruction or slaughter of animal
§ 257.130 Indemnity for materials destroyed
§ 257.140 Premises to be disinfected before indemnities paid
§ 257.150 Payment of state indemnity
§ 257.160 Disposition of carcasses — How and when made
§ 257.170 Loading of carcasses with live animals prohibited
§ 257.180 Importation of animal disease producing agent prohibited unless approved — Sales restricted
§ 257.192 Kentucky Livestock Care Standards Commission — Members
§ 257.194 Terms of commission members — Meetings — Appointments — Quorum
§ 257.196 Commission to recommend on-farm livestock and poultry care standards to board — Approval or rejection — Administrative regulations — Construction — Preemption
§ 257.210 State veterinarian
§ 257.230 Functions of state veterinarian
§ 257.240 Deputy state veterinarian
§ 257.250 Functions of deputy state veterinarian
§ 257.270 Board may employ veterinarians
§ 257.300 Board may cooperate with other agencies
§ 257.315 Administrative regulations relating to ratites
§ 257.320 Definitions for KRS 257.330 to 257.350
§ 257.330 Permit required for auction or community sale of baby chicks or poults — Application — Fee — Inspection — Destruction of diseased chicks or poults
§ 257.340 Labeling of containers for chicks or poults
§ 257.350 Reports of sales — Liability of seller on guarantees
§ 257.360 Revolving fund for Department of Agriculture
§ 257.370 Pullorum disease — State and federal cooperation in regulations to control
§ 257.380 Regulations by Division of Animal Health to enforce KRS 257.370 to 257.460
§ 257.390 Importation of poultry over five months of age
§ 257.400 Newly hatched poultry and hatching eggs must originate from approved flocks
§ 257.410 Importation of newly hatched poultry and hatching eggs — Labels
§ 257.420 Permits for hatcheries and dealers in chicks or eggs
§ 257.430 Permit year
§ 257.440 Refusal, suspension, or revocation of permit — Appeal
§ 257.450 Quarantine of illegally produced or imported eggs or poultry — Destruction
§ 257.460 Revolving fund for enforcement
§ 257.470 Access for enforcement
§ 257.472 Kentucky Equine Health and Welfare Council — Duties — Members — Meetings — Construction of KRS 257.472 to 257.476
§ 257.474 Duties and functions of council
§ 257.476 Equine health and welfare fund
§ 257.480 Legislative policy declared
§ 257.490 Designation of employees as peace officers — Qualifications — Powers — Manual
§ 257.495 Board not to release agricultural or food system information considered part of critical infrastructure — Exceptions
§ 257.497 National animal identification system — Voluntary system — Mandatory system — Restrictions on board — Exceptions
§ 257.550 Kentucky Cervid CWD Surveillance and Identification Program
§ 257.552 Cervid holder in violation of state law or administrative regulation — Compliance timeframe — Quarantine
§ 257.600 Regulations on feeding of untreated garbage to swine — Permit — Inspections
§ 257.990 Penalties

Terms Used In Kentucky Statutes > Chapter 257

  • Action: includes all proceedings in any court of this state. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Animal: includes every warm-blooded living creature except a human being. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Board: means the Board of Agriculture. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Certified mail: means any method of governmental, commercial, or electronic delivery that allows a document or package to have proof of:
    (a) Sending the document or package. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • City: includes town. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Commission: means the Kentucky Livestock Care Standards Commission. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Commissioner: means the Commissioner of Agriculture. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Company: may extend and be applied to any corporation, company, person, partnership, joint stock company, or association. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Composting: means the biological decomposition of organic matter. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: may extend and be applied to any corporation, company, partnership, joint stock company, or association. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Council: means the Kentucky Equine Health and Welfare Council. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Department: means the Department of Agriculture. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Domestic: when applied to a corporation, partnership, business trust, or limited liability company, means all those incorporated or formed by authority of this state. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Domestic animal: means any animal converted to domestic habitat. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Federal: refers to the United States. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fish: means the bodies and parts of bodies of all animal aquatic life being raised, or kept for sale to a wholesaler or retailer, or for direct sale to the public. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Foreign: when applied to a corporation, partnership, limited partnership, business trust, statutory trust, or limited liability company, includes all those incorporated or formed by authority of any other state. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Livestock: means :
    (a) Cattle, sheep, swine, goats, horses, llamas, buffaloes, or any other animals of the bovine, ovine, porcine, caprine, equine, or camelid species. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Owner: means any person owning or leasing from another, or having in charge any domestic animal. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Partnership: includes both general and limited partnerships. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Poultry: means chickens, ducks, turkeys, or other domestic fowl being raised or kept on any premises in the Commonwealth. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Premises: means any portion of land, or any structure erected on land. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Reportable disease: means an animal disease that shall be reported to state or federal animal health officials when suspected or diagnosed. See Kentucky Statutes 257.010
  • State: when applied to a part of the United States, includes territories, outlying possessions, and the District of Columbia. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Sworn: includes "affirmed" in all cases in which an affirmation may be substituted for an oath. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Treatment: when used in a criminal justice context, means targeted interventions that focus on criminal risk factors in order to reduce the likelihood of criminal behavior. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Violate: includes failure to comply with. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010
  • Year: means calendar year. See Kentucky Statutes 446.010