Measures Of Chongqing Municipality For Administration Of Laboratory Animals

Original Language Title: 重庆市实验动物管理办法

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(April 27, 2006, Chongqing Municipal People's Government for the 71st General meeting on May 17, 2006, Chongqing Municipal People's Government promulgated as of July 1, 2006, 195th) first to strengthen the management of experimental animals, ensure the quality of laboratory animals and animal experiments, maintain public health and safety, meet the needs of scientific research and economic and social development, according to the provisions of relevant State laws and regulations, combined with the city's actual, these measures are formulated.
    Article experimental animal mentioned in these measures refers to artificial feeding, breeding, clear genetic background or sources clearly carry microorganisms and parasites under control, for scientific research, teaching and testing, as well as other scientific experiment animals.
    According to the degree of control of microorganisms and parasites, animals are divided into normal, clean, level specific pathogen-free and aseptic level.
    Article within the administrative area of the city, with animal-related scientific research, production, application, management and supervision, these measures shall apply.
    Otherwise provided by laws and regulations, from its provisions.
    Article fourth management of experimental animals should be harmonized to strengthen planning, rational division of labor, resource sharing, and is conducive to environmental protection, to market, to scientific research, production and use of experimental animals.
    Fifth of Municipal Administration Department is responsible for the city's science and technology laboratory animal management, organize and supervise the implementation of these measures and shall examine, the laboratory animal production licensing and the laboratory animal use license.
    Health, education, agriculture, quality supervision, food and drug supervision departments concerned shall, within the scope of their respective duties, such as good management of laboratory animals.
    Sixth engaged in experimental animal work units and individuals shall protect biological safety, prevent environmental pollution, production, the use of experimental animals in strict accordance with the provisions to prohibit the animal into the consumer market.
    Seventh production units and individuals engaged in experimental animals, must be based on genetics, parasitology, microbiology, nutrition and feeding, environment and facilities and other related standards, quality testing of the experimental animals on a regular basis, and to process and test data for the complete and accurate records.
    Article eighth laboratory animal production, the use of experimental animal environmental facilities shall conform to the different levels of standards.
    Different grades and different species of experimental animals shall be in accordance with the relevant standards, facilities management in different environments, use qualified feed, cages, bedding and other supplies.
    Nineth established according to law and the quality of animals testing organizations, annual breeding laboratory animals and experimental animal environmental facilities according to national standards for quality monitoring to ensure fairness and scientificity and accuracy of test data.
    Tenth supplementary sources, developing new varieties of animals or scientific research needs to capture wildlife shall, in accordance with relevant laws and regulations of the State of registration procedures, and animal names, characters, numbers and photos and other relevant information submitted to the municipal science and Technology Administration Department.
    11th article on experimental animals must be vaccinated, should be in accordance with the People's Republic of China on animal epidemic prevention law provides that preventive vaccination.
    According to the experimental requirements and experimental animals for special scientific experiments, without vaccination, but must be signed by city Administrative Department of science and technology advice, supervising agencies for animal epidemic prevention, and for the record. 12th when the animal infectious diseases and zoonoses, work units and individuals engaged in experimental animals, science and technology, shall immediately report the Administration and municipal animal epidemic prevention supervision institutions and the municipal public health Administrative Department, and in accordance with the provisions of relevant laws and regulations, and take effective measures to prevent the spread of the disease.
    Major animal epidemics, should be started immediately in accordance with national emergency plans.
    13th production laboratory animal unit and individual serving or selling animals, quality of animals should be provided a certificate of competency.
    Units or individuals using experimental animals should be based on the different purposes of experiments, using the appropriate standards of experimental animal and laboratory facilities.
    Prohibited the use of genetic background is not clear, unqualified experimental verification testing of animals in scientific research, and production products.
    14th article reporting research projects, identification of research, certification testing and carrier using experimental animals as raw materials or products, and applications should be qualified laboratory animal environmental facilities and use the appropriate level of animal experiment as a necessary condition.
    Unqualified application of experimental animals or without lab facilities obtained results of animal experiments, research project shall not be identified, awards, products may not be sold.
    Article 15th pathogen infection, exposure to chemicals and radioactive and other animal experiments should be performed in accordance with State regulations.
    Laboratory animal corpses and waste, in accordance with the technical specifications for laboratory animal, strict disinfection and closed packaging and treatment.
    Pathogen infection experiment, the experiment should be contacted by the supplies, appliances, such as the closed packaging and harmless treatment and rigorous disinfection of environments, places, etc.
    16th article from city outside introduced experiment animal, should according to national about experiment animal technology specification for isolation quarantine, and made County above animal epidemic prevention supervision institutions issued of animal epidemic prevention qualified proved, while for quality detection; from abroad introduced experiment animal, should holds supply party provides of animal species Department name, and genetic background, and quality status and the biology characteristics, about information, according to People's Republic of China inbound and outbound flora and fauna quarantine method provides handle about procedures. Article 17th units engaged in experimental animals should organize professional training for practitioners.
    Without training, no posts.
    Units engaged in experimental work, preventive measures should be taken to ensure the health and safety of employees, provide the labour protection and welfare, organizes the practitioners body checks at hospitals above the county level, timely replacement of unsuitable personnel working in laboratory animals. 18th work units and individuals engaged in experimental animals should be care for laboratory animals, animal welfare, not mocked, abused animals. On the premise of scientific principles, try to reduce the amount of laboratory animal use, reduce animal suffering by disposal.
    Encourage research and use of alternatives to animal experiments.
    Article 19th in violation of these regulations, the experiment after experiment animals into the consumer market, the municipal animal epidemic prevention supervision institutions, industrial and commercial administrative departments, or fined not more than 10000 Yuan and more than 30000.
    In violation of this article seventh, eighth, 13th paragraph first to second, 17th by the municipal science and Technology Administration Department shall order rectification, overdue change, between 10000 and 1000 Yuan fine.
    Violation of these measures 13th article, 15th paragraph second to third, the municipal science and Technology Administration Department of 30000 Yuan fine.
    Violations of other provisions of this approach, dealt with by the relevant departments according to law; a suspected crime, transferred to the judicial organs according to law.
    20th laboratory animal management neglects his duty, abuse of power, favoritism, and sanctions by the unit or by the competent Department; a suspected crime, transferred to the judicial organs according to law.
                                                                                                        21st article this way come into force July 1, 2006.