Compliance Guide for a Systematic Approach to the Humane Handling of Livestock
Guideline ID FSIS-GD-2013-0022
Issue Date October 2013
The guidance describes the Agencys optional systematic approach to complying with regulatory requirements for the humane handling of livestock. It applies to official establishments and actions they may take when establishing a systematic approach to humane handling. It relates to 9 CFR Part 313.
Disclaimer: The contents of this guidance document do not have the force and effect of law and are not meant to bind the public in any way. This document is intended only to provide clarity to the public regarding existing requirements under the law or agency policies.