Aquaculture

The purpose of the Committee on Aquaculture is to provide a forum for discussion and Cooperation between members of the diverse aquaculture industries, regulatory and tribal agencies, and the research community, as they address problems and opportunities related to aquatic animal health and well-being, seafood safety, and public health. The committee develops and recommends policies and actions for the USAHA that will facilitate harmonization of aquatic animal health regulations and the activities of stakeholder federal, state, tribal, and local agencies, and in so doing, ensure the economic stability of the aquaculture industries.

Committee Roster

Presentations

2016

2015

Reports

Resolutions

2014

Resolution 7: Use of the Lacey Act to Regulate Animal Pathogens

2013

Resolution 4: AQUATIC ANIMAL DRUG APPROVAL PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM

2010

Resolution 6: UNITED STATES NATIONAL LIST OF REPORTABLE ANIMAL DISEASES

Resolution 8: USE OF THE LACEY ACT TO REGULATE ANIMAL PATHOGENS

2009

Resolution 3: FEDERAL FUNDING FOR A NATIONAL AQUATIC ANIMAL PATHOGEN TESTING NETWORK
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Resolution 4: IMPLEMENTATION OF THE NATIONAL AQUATIC ANIMAL HEALTH PLAN

2008

Resolution 7: National Aquatic Animal Health Plan

Resolution 8: Federal Funding for an Aquatic Animal Laboratory Network

Resolution 9: Use and Interpretation of Polymerase Chain Reaction Results for Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia Virus

2007

Resolution 6: Funding for Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia Surveillance

2006

Resolution 1: Interim Emergency Regulation

Resolution 2: Recommendation to Re-list Oncornynchus Masu Virus Disease (OMVD)

Resolution 3: Supply and Distribution of Standardized Diagnostic Reagents for the Listed Disease of Aquatic Animals

Resolution 4: National Aquatic Animal Health Plan

2004

Resolution 12: Adequate Long-Term Financial Support for the State-Federal Infectious Salmon Anemia Program and Indemnification in the Northeastern U.S.

Resolution 14: Risk Assessment in Aquatic Animal Health