U.S. Government Accountability Office
U.S. Government Accountability Office. GAO-11-9, Live Animal Imports: Agencies Need Better Collaboration to Reduce the Risk of Animal-Related Diseases. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 2011. http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d119.pdf (accessed 8 August 2011).
This report examines potential gaps in the statutory and regulatory framework governing live animal imports, if any, that may allow the introduction and spread of zoonotic and animal diseases and the extent to which the agencies collaborate to meet their responsibilities, and face barriers, if any, to collaboration.
Posted: May 24, 2012 by the Simons Center