Joint Hearing to Review the National Animal Identification System

Livestock, Rural Development, and Credit | 1300 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C.
| May 5, 2009 2:00pm

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Witnesses

Panel 1

Dr. John R. Clifford , Deputy Administrator for Veterinary Services, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C.

Dr. Thomas McGinn , Chief Veterinarian, Office of Health Affairs, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Washington, D.C.

Panel 2

Dr. David C. Smith , Assistant Director, Division of Animal Industry, New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, Albany, New York

Dr. Jerry R. Gillespie , Former Director of Western Institute for Food Safety and Security, Univerisity of California, Davis, Hopland, California

Mr. Kevin M. Kirk , Special Assistant to the Division Director, Michigan Department of Agriculture, Animal Industry Division, Lansing, Michigan