Animal Research Laws
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Animal Research Laws
What is the AWA
Animal Welfare Act
What does the AWA regulate
“Animals” used in any research
Animals in entertainment and work
Pet stores/ breeders
What was the first and primary federal law for animals
The first and primary federal law was
named the Laboratory Animal Welfare Act.
When was the Laboratory Animal Welfare Act enacted
1966 by the US congress
Who wrote the AWA?
written by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
In the sub-department known as the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)
section known asAnimal Care (AC).
NAME of agency thatadministers the AWA
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
NOT an animal according tothe AWA.
rats of the genus Rattus,
mice of the genus Mus,
birds, and horses/livestock used to improve performance or production?
When a facility must conform to the AWA.
when it is performing research, testing or training anywhere in the US?
When the Improved Standards for Animal Welfare Act was passed.
Words that go with the letters IACUC.
Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee?
The NAME of the agency that administers the HREA.
the Public Health Service
Number of people on an IACUC required by the HREA.
Complete name of the standards used by the HREA
The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals?
Situation when a facility must conform to the HREA
when a facility receive grants from the Public Health Service
Minimum length of time records must be kept.
AWA equivalent to the Quality Assurance Unit
Words that go with the letters GLP.
Good Laboratory Practice Act
When a facility must conform to the GLP Act.
when the facility is making new drugs or medical devices
Minimal length of time records must be kept.
NAME of the agency that enforces the GLP.
the Food and Drug Administration
NAME of the agency that enforces the NYS Pound Law.
NYS Department o fAgriculture and Markets
The host / source for Herpes B virus infection.
the nonhumanprimate (esp. the rhesus macaque)
The NAME of the standards used by NYS for enforcing the PHL.
The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals
Purpose of an MSD sheet.
to tell the employee about risks of using a substance and how to deal with spills, etc.
When a facility must conform to the NYS PHL.
when a facility uses animals for teach, testing or experimentation in NYS
Host animal that can infect humans with Q fever.
sheep (esp.pregnant ones)
"Animal" accordingto NYS Public Health Law
any non human vertebrate
Part of the rat that is most likely to cause an allergic response.
urine (esp.male urine)
NAME of agency that enforces NYS Public Health Law
the NYS Department of Health
NAME of the federal agency that ensures employee health in all work places.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration