Notes on MEAT INSPECTION : US Code - Notes

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         SUBCHAPTER I - INSPECTION REQUIREMENTS; ADULTERATION AND
                                MISBRANDING
    Sec.                                                     
    601.        Definitions.                                          
    602.        Congressional statement of findings.                  
    603.        Examination of animals prior to slaughter; use of
                 humane methods.                                      
    604.        Post mortem examination of carcasses and marking or
                 labeling; destruction of carcasses condemned;
                 reinspection.                                        
    605.        Examination of carcasses brought into slaughtering or
                 packing establishments, and of meat food products
                 issued from and returned thereto; conditions for
                 entry.                                               
    606.        Inspection and labeling of meat food products.        
    607.        Labeling, marking, and container requirements.        
    608.        Sanitary inspection and regulation of slaughtering and
                 packing establishments; rejection of adulterated meat
                 or meat food products.                               
    609.        Examination of animals and food products thereof,
                 slaughtered and prepared during nighttime.           
    610.        Prohibited acts.                                      
    611.        Devices, marks, labels, and certificates; simulations.
    612.        Notification.                                         
    613.        Plans and reassessments.                              
    614.        Repealed.                                             
    615.        Inspection of carcasses, meat of which is intended for
                 export.                                              
    616.        Inspectors of carcasses, etc., meat of which is
                 intended for export; certificates of condition.      
    617.        Clearance prohibited to vessel carrying meat for
                 export without inspector's certificate.              
    618.        Delivery of inspectors' certificates, and of copies.  
    619.        Marking, labeling, or other identification to show
                 kinds of animals from which derived; separate
                 establishments for preparation and slaughtering
                 activities.                                          
    620.        Imports.                                              
    621.        Inspectors to make examinations provided for;
                 appointment; duties; regulations.                    
    622.        Bribery of or gifts to inspectors or other officers
                 and acceptance of gifts.                             
    623.        Exemptions from inspection requirements.              
    624.        Storage and handling regulations; violations;
                 exemption of establishments subject to non-Federal
                 jurisdiction.                                        
    625.        Inapplicability of certain requirements to catfish.   

          SUBCHAPTER II - MEAT PROCESSORS AND RELATED INDUSTRIES      
    641.        Prohibition of subchapter I inspection of articles not
                 intended for use as human food; denaturation or other
                 identification prior to distribution in commerce;
                 inedible articles.                                   
    642.        Recordkeeping requirements.                           
    643.        Registration of business, name of person, and trade
                 names.                                               
    644.        Regulation of transactions, transportation, or
                 importation of 4-D animals to prevent use as human
                 food.                                                
    645.        Federal provisions applicable to State or Territorial
                 business transactions of a local nature and not
                 subject to local authority.                          

              SUBCHAPTER III - FEDERAL AND STATE COOPERATION          
    661.        Federal and State cooperation.                        

                   SUBCHAPTER IV - AUXILIARY PROVISIONS               
    671.        Inspection services; refusal or withdrawal; hearing;
                 business unfitness based upon certain convictions;
                 other provisions for withdrawal of services
                 unaffected; responsible connection with business;
                 finality of Secretary's actions; judicial review;
                 record.                                              
    672.        Administrative detention; duration; pending judicial
                 proceedings; notification of governmental
                 authorities; release.                                
    673.        Seizure and condemnation.                             
    674.        Federal court jurisdiction of enforcement and
                 injunction proceedings and other kinds of cases;
                 limitations of section 607(e) of this title.         
    675.        Assaulting, resisting, or impeding certain persons;
                 murder; protection of such persons.                  
    676.        Violations.                                           
    677.        Other Federal laws applicable for administration and
                 enforcement of chapter; location of inquiries;
                 jurisdiction of Federal courts.                      
    678.        Non-Federal jurisdiction of federally regulated
                 matters; prohibition of additional or different
                 requirements for establishments with inspection
                 services and as to marking, labeling, packaging, and
                 ingredients; recordkeeping and related requirements;
                 concurrent jurisdiction over distribution for human
                 food purposes of adulterated or misbranded and
                 imported articles; other matters.                    
    679.        Application of Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.  
    679a.       Safe Meat and Poultry Inspection Panel.               
    679b.       Pasteurization of meat and poultry.                   
    679c.       Expansion of Food Safety Inspection Service
                 activities.                                          
    680.        Authorization of appropriations.                      

        SUBCHAPTER IV-A - INSPECTIONS BY FEDERAL AND STATE AGENCIES    
    683.        Interstate shipment of meat inspected by Federal and
                 State agencies for certain small establishments.     

                  SUBCHAPTER V - MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS              
    691.        Omitted.                                              
    692.        Inspection extended to reindeer.                      
    693.        Inspection of dairy products for export.              
    694.        Authorization of appropriations.                      
    695.        Payment of cost of meat-inspection service; exception.