The Subcommittee on Cattle Disease Traceability serves under the Committee on Cattle and Bison. It is an evolution of the previous Committte on Livestock Identification, with this change made in 2018, followed by a name change from Cattle Identification in 2021.
The purpose of the Subcommittee on Cattle Identification is to centralize, and evaluate methods of cattle identification and to make recommendations to USAHA for the adoption or rejection of individual identification systems.
The goal of the committee is to meet the expanding needs in cattle identification, both national and international, and be prepared to reach conclusions that are not only reasonable to the livestock industry, but fulfill the purposes for which each livestock identification system is designed.
The following includes history of the Subcommittee through previous iterations.
The purpose of the Subommittee on
Livestock Cattle Identification is to centralize and evaluate methods of livestock identification and to make recommendations to USAHA for the adoption or rejection of individual identification systems.
The goal of the committee is to meet the expanding needs in livestock identification, both national and international, and be prepared to reach conclusions that are not only reasonable to the livestock industry, but fulfill the purposes for which each livestock identification system is designed.
2019 - these can be viewed under the Committee on Cattle and Bison
ADT & CVIs National Survey Results - Kendra Frasier, Kansas ADT Coordinator
To View Subcommittee Reports, see: Committee on Cattle and Bison
Resolution 16: Record and Electronically Capture Radio Frequency Identification on Imported Horses
Resolution 26: SUPPORT OF THE CREATION AND MAINTENANCE OF A PUBLICALLY-ACCESSIBLE RESOURCE THAT COMPILES IDENTIFICATION, DOCUMENTATION, DISEASE-SPECIFIC AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS FOR MOVING LIVESTOCK INTERSTATE
Resolution 1: USE OF 840 RADIO FREQUENCY IDENTIFICATION EAR TAGS FOR USE IN IDENTIFICATION OF FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE “VACCINATED-TO-LIVE” LIVESTOCK
Resolution 40: NATIONAL ANIMAL IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM
Resolution 30: Clarification of Authority for use of the National Animal Identification System Premises Identification Numbers in Program Diseases and Emergency Programs
Resolution 5: Funding and Planning of Integrated and Comprehensive Animal Health Surveillance
Resolution 39: Incorporating State Codes on Animal Identification Numbering Devices
Resolution 40: Equine Identification: Imported and Returning Horses
Resolution 42: United States Department of Agriculture Veterinary Services Process Streamlining Systems
Resolution 48: Official Brucellosis Vaccination '840' Radio Frequency Identification Tags
Resolution 38: National Animal Identification Advisory Subcommittee Recommendations
Resolution 39: Support for State Animal Tracking Databases
Resolution 40: Intermediate Step in Implementation of the National Animal Identification System
Resolution 4: Release of Animal Identification Numbers
Resolution 5: Implementation of the National Animal Identification System Tracking Database
Resolution 6: Timely Premises Registration - State and Federal
Resolution 7: Modification of the Premises Registration Systems - Data Element Standards
Resolution 02: National Animal Identification System
Resolution 28: Web Based Interstate Certificate of Veterinary Inspection