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Editors: Dennis G. Carlton
Book Description:
Animal protection activists in the United States have long sought legislation to modify or curtail some practices considered by U.S. agriculture to be acceptable or even necessary to animal health. USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is responsible for enforcing the Animal Welfare Act, which requires minimum standards of care for certain warm-blooded animals bred for commercial sale, used in research, transported commercially, or exhibited to the public. The Human Methods of Slaughter Act governs the humane slaughter and handling of livestock at packing plants. This book examines the violations perpetrated under the Human Methods of Slaughter Act, and the Animal Welfare Act and advises where actions are needed to strengthen enforcement on the humane treatment of animal handling laws.

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Table of Contents:
Preface

Chapter 1. The Animal Welfare Act: Background and Selected Legislation, pp. 1-9
(Geoffrey S. Becker, Specialist in Agricultural Policy)

Chapter 2. Humane Treatment of Farm Animals: Overview and Issues, pp. 11-16
(Geoffrey S. Becker, Specialist in Agricultural Policy)

Chapter 3. Humane Methods of Slaughter Act: Actions are Needed to Strengthen Enforcement, pp. 17-62

Chapter 4. Opening Statement of Dennis J. Kucinich, Chairman, Domestic Policy Subcommittee, Overight and Government Reform Committee - Hearing on
"Continuing Problems in USDA's Enforcement of the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act", pp. 63-64

Chapter 5. Statement of Jerold R. Mande, Deputy Under Secretary for Food Safety, Domestic Policy Subcomittee, Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Hearing on "Continuing Problems in USDA's Enforcement of the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act", pp. 65-72

Chapter 6. Humane Methods of Slaughter Act: Weaknesses in USDA Enforcement, pp. 73-78
(Statement of Lisa Shames, Director, Natural Resources and Environment)

Chapter 7. Statement of Dr. Dean Wyatt, FSIS Supervisory Public Health Veterinarian, Williston, Vermont, before the Domestic Policy Subcommittee - Hearing on "Continuing Problems in USDA's Enforcement of the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act", pp. 79-89

Chapter 8. Testimony of Stan Painter, Chairman, National Joint Council of Food Inspection Local Unions, American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO, before the Domestic Policy Subcommittee - Hearing on "Continuing Problems in USDA's Enforcement of the Human Methods of Slaughter Act", pp. 91-95

Chapter 9. FSIS Directive: Human Handling and Slaughter of Livestock, pp. 97-111
(U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service)

Chapter 10. Testimony of Mr. Bev Eggleston, before the Domestic Policy Subcommittee - Hearing on "Continuing Problems in USDA's Enforcement of the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act", pp. 113-115

Chapter 11. Statement of Wayne Pacelle, President and CEO of The Humane Society of the United States, before the Domestic Policy Subcommittee - Hearing on "Continuing Problems in USDA's Enforcement of the Humane Methods of Slaughter Act", pp. 117-125

Chapter 12. Brief Summaries of Federal Animal Protection Statutes, pp. 127-157
(Vivian S. Chu, Legislative Attorney)

Index pp.159-164

   Series:
      Animal Science, Issues and Professions
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2010
   Pages: pp.164
   ISBN: 978-1-61728-353-6
   Status: AV
  
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