Shaanxi Province, Laboratory Animal Management

Original Language Title: 陕西省实验动物管理办法

Read the untranslated law here: http://www.chinalaw.gov.cn/article/fgkd/xfg/dfzfgz/201110/20111000351921.shtml

Shaanxi Province, laboratory animal management

    (April 22, 2011 150th release from the people's Government of Shaanxi Province as of June 1, 2011) first in order to regulate the management of laboratory animals, ensure the quality of laboratory animals, adapted to scientific research, development and opening up to the needs of the community, in accordance with relevant laws and regulations, combined with the facts of the province, these measures are formulated.

    Article experimental animal mentioned in these measures refers to the experimental animal in accordance with the provisions of the regulations, by artificial breeding, microorganisms and parasites to their control, clear clear genetic background or origin, for scientific research, teaching, testing and other scientific experiments of animals.

    Article this regulation is applicable within the administrative area of the province is engaged in animal production, use, and regulatory activities.

    The fourth animal shall follow the principles of good planning, resource sharing, process.

Fifth province science and technology Administrative Department of experimental animals in the province.

    Provincial health, education, agriculture, forestry, water conservation, quality and technical supervision and the food and drug administration and other relevant departments, in accordance with their respective responsibilities, management of work in laboratory animal.

Sixth laboratory animal licenses are divided into production license and permits. Production of experimental animals should be made in accordance with regulations on the management of experimental animals laboratory animal production license.

Using experimental animals should be made in accordance with regulations on the management of experimental animals laboratory animal use permits.

    Experimental animals without a license from units and individuals shall not engage in the production and use of experimental animals.

Laboratory animal science and Technology Administration Department is responsible for the province, the seventh province, permit issuance and management. Application of laboratory animal permit unit and individual shall meet the conditions set by the State, make application to the provincial science and Technology Department, and submit related materials. Province science and Technology Administration Department shall, within 20 working days of receipt of the application to make a decision.

    Meets the conditions for issuance, be granted does not meet the criteria of, not to issue decisions and rationale.

Article eighth laboratory animal permit is valid for 5 years. Laboratory animal permit units and individuals has been made, shall, on the expiry date of the permit before the 30th, renewal application to provincial science and Technology Department. Province science and Technology Administration Department shall, within 20 working days from the date of receiving the application for renewal of a decision.

    Meet the renewal criteria, be renewed; does not meet the criteria of, not to issue a decision with reasons.

    Nineth work units and individuals engaged in experimental animals, should strengthen management of laboratory animals, development of management systems and procedures, professional and technical personnel.

    Experimental animals the tenth of the work force, should be subject to provincial administrative departments of science and technology of professional training.

11th engaged in experimental animal work units and individuals shall adopt prevention and protection measures, organizations in China to conduct regular body check to ensure the health and safety of employees.

    For patients suffering from infectious diseases, unsuitable for personnel working in experimental animals should be replaced in a timely manner.

    12th animal in accordance with the national standard implementing classified management.

    13th production, the use of laboratory animal environmental facilities, shall comply with the standard requirements.

    14th animal seed should come from the State seed laboratory animals Center or State-approved sources, and ensure clear genetic background.

15th article of the province encourages and supports the breeding new varieties, new strains of experimental animals.

    To supplement the provenance or scientific research, developing new strains of experimental animals, you need to capture wildlife shall comply with the relevant laws and regulations of the State. 16th production of units and individuals, the use of experimental animals should be based on national standards, quality testing of the experimental animals on a regular basis.

    The operating process and test data should be true, complete and accurate records. 17th transport experimental animals shall comply with the standard requirements.

    Different species, strain, sex, and level of experimental animals shall not be mixed in the same transport shipment. 18th use experimental animals shall abide by the principle of optimization, reduction, replacement.

According to the objective, using the corresponding grades of laboratory animals.

    Different varieties and different levels and the mutual interference of laboratory animals, in the same experimental unit.

Working with laboratory animals 19th unit and individual experimental animal disease contingency plans should be developed.

    Animal infectious diseases, should take immediate and effective measures such as quarantine, disinfection, prevent the spread of the disease, and to the local veterinary authorities, the animal health supervision institutions or animal disease prevention and control institutions and science and Technology Administration Department report.

    20th work units and individuals engaged in experimental animals should be in accordance with State regulations on laboratory animal carcasses and wastes for treatment. 21st engaged in experimental animal work units and individuals shall care for laboratory animals, animal welfare, not mocked, abused animals.

    Animal experiments and experimental at the end without affecting the conditions of experimental results, you should avoid or alleviate anxiety and pain caused to laboratory animals.

22nd article on experimental genetic modification of animals should be implementing national provisions relating to genetic engineering safety management.

Use of laboratory animal pathogen infection, poisoning and radioactive experiments, shall comply with the relevant laws and regulations of the State.

    Import and export administration of laboratory animal, shall comply with the relevant laws and regulations of the State.

    23rd Scientific and technological achievement appraisal, product certification testing as well as other research and experimentation, qualified laboratory animals should be used and not used, or indicate use of laboratory animals is not actually used, the results of expert opinion, the experiment is not valid.

    24th province science and Technology Administration Department in experimental animals should be made outstanding contributions to the work units and individuals, recognition and rewards.

25th province science and Technology Administration Department shall set up and perfect the supervision and inspection system, strengthen the supervision and management on laboratory animal, will oversee the inspection and processing of the results shall be recorded and released to the public.

    Provincial administration shall establish the credit management system of science and technology, announced the license of laboratory animal production, use information about the units and individuals, public inquiries and surveillance.

    26th article of any unit and individual have the right to animal production, use of illegal reporting, province science and Technology Administration Department shall accept and verify public reporting of violations dealt with according to law.

    27th article violates article sixth of these measures, units and individuals of the experimental animals without a permit, unauthorized production and use of experimental animals, the province science and technology Administrative Department shall be ordered to stop illegal activities, no illegal proceeds, the unit shall be punishable by fines of less than 300 yuan more than 1000 Yuan, 200 Yuan fines against individuals; has illegally obtained, be dealt with in accordance with the relevant laws and regulations.

28th article violates these rules, work units and individuals engaged in experimental animals has any of the following circumstances, be warned by the provincial science and Technology Department, a rectification:

(A) in violation of established laboratory animal management system and operating rules;

(B) production, use of laboratory animal environmental facility does not meet the standard requirements;

(C) seed sources of experimental animals is not clear genetic background is not clear;

(D) no quality testing of the experimental animals, or failing to record the process and test data;

(E) animal infectious diseases, without taking any effective measures, led to the spread of the epidemic;

    (Vi) not in accordance with the provisions on animal carcasses and wastes for treatment.

    29th dereliction of duty, abuse of authority or engages in laboratory animal management staff, administrative sanctions by their work units or by the competent departments constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    30th article violates these rules, otherwise prescribed by laws and regulations, from its provisions. 31st article this way come into force on June 1, 2011.