901:1-17-11 Poultry.

(A) Poultry entering Ohio must be accompanied by a certificate of veterinary inspection, move from a national poultry improvement plan flock with a United States department of agriculture, national poultry improvement plan, VS 9-3 form or be consigned directly to slaughter.

(B) Poultry must:

(1) Originate directly from a flock or hatchery which is a participant in the national poultry improvement plan for the eradication of disease and be accompanied by documentary evidence that show they meet the requirement of this paragraph; or

(2) Originate directly from a flock which has had a negative test for pullorum-fowl typhoid disease within twelve months prior to entry and be accompanied by flock test record that show they meet the requirements of this paragraph; or

(3) Have a negative test for pullorum-fowl typhoid disease, within thirty days prior to entry and be accompanied by flock test records that show they meet the requirements of this paragraph.

(4) Be tested for pullorum/fowl typhoid disease upon arrival at the ohio destination for sale, swap, or show.

(C) Hatching eggs must be accompanied by a certificate of veterinary inspection or a United States department of agriculture, national poultry improvement plan, VS 9-3 form certifying the eggs to be from pullorum-free flocks or be from a national poultry improvement plan flock and meet the national poultry improvement plan requirements for movement.

(D) The rapid whole blood test shall not be used to test turkeys for compliance with the requirements of paragraphs (B)(2) and (B)(3)

(E) Waterfowl, doves and pigeons are exempt from the requirements of paragraphs (B)(1), (B)(2) and (B)(3) of this rule.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 08/13/2010 and 08/13/2015
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 941.03
Rule Amplifies: 941.10
Prior Effective Dates: 12-28-7; 2-26-96; 3-19-99