(A) The director of agriculture may adopt rules providing:
(1) The requirements for qualification of a herd of cattle or bison as a tuberculosis accredited herd;
(2) The requirements for qualification of an area as a modified tuberculosis accredited area or an accredited tuberculosis-free area;
(3) The requirements for negative test status for animals other than cattle or bison.
(B) Whenever ninety per cent of the cattle of a township or county or of the entire state that are required to be tested to maintain or establish a modified tuberculosis accredited area or accredited tuberculosis-free area have been tuberculosis tested, authorized persons of the department of agriculture may enter the premises where any of the remaining cattle are kept and test all cattle.
Cite as R.C. § 941.52
History. Effective Date: 06-20-1994