CHAPTER 13. POULTRY HYGIENE
13.1. Adoption of Federal regulations.
13.3. Exclusions and revisions.
The provisions of this Chapter 13 issued under the Pennsylvania Meat and Poultry Hygiene Law of 1968 (31 P. S. § § 483.1483.24), unless otherwise noted.
§ 13.1. Adoption of Federal regulations.
Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, 7 CFR 81 (relating to regulations governing the inspection of poultry and poultry products) is hereby adopted by the Department as governing poultry hygiene in this Commonwealth.
§ 13.2. Definitions.
The following words and terms, when used in 7 CFR 81 (relating to regulations governing the inspection of poultry and poultry products) and applied to this chapter, have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:
ActThe Pennsylvania Meat and Poultry Hygiene Law of 1968 (31 P. S. § § 483.1483.24).
AdministratorDirector, Pennsylvania Bureau of Animal Industry.
DepartmentThe Department of Agriculture of the Commonwealth.
InspectorAn employe of the Meat Hygiene Division, Bureau of Animal Industry, Department of Agriculture.
Reporting forms (Federal)Like forms (Pennsylvania).
United StatesThe Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
The United States Department of AgricultureThe Department of Agriculture of the Commonwealth.
§ 13.3. Exclusions and revisions.
(a) The following sections of 7 CFR 81 (relating to regulations governing the inspection of poultry and poultry products) are not applicable in this Commonwealth:
(1) Sections 81.1181.13.
(2) Sections 81.11881.124.
(3) Sections 81.15181.153.
(4) Section 81.156.
(5) Sections 81.17181.173.
(6) Sections 81.30081.314.
(7) Sections 81.400 and 81.401.
(b) The following revisions shall be made to 7 CFR 81 for application in this Commonwealth:
(1) Section 81.14The first paragraph does not apply.
(2) Section 81.15The title shall be changed to Rejection for Inspection.
(3) Figure 1Substitute Pennsylvania mark of inspection.
(4) Section 81.135Shipment in Commerce does not apply.
(5) Section 81.170The last paragraph does not apply.
The provisions of this § 13.3 adopted January 1, 1970.
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