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Kansas Administrative Regulations. Agency 9. Kansas Animal Health Department Article 18. Animal Facility Inspection Program-License and Registration Fees



Country of Origin: United States - Kansas

Agency of Origin: Kansas Animal Health Department

National Citation: K.A.R. 9-18-1 - 3

KS ADC 9-18-1 - 3


Last checked by Web Center Staff: 06/2013


Summary:   These Kansas regulations set out the fees schedule for licenses, such as  animal breeder premises license. Under the regulations, premises that are licensed are subject to routine inspections to determine compliance with the regulations.
Material in Full:

 

9-18-1 Fees.

9-18-2 Inspections of premises.

9-18-3 Inspection generated by a complaint.

 

9-18-1 Fees.


Each applicant for a license and each registrant under K.S.A. 47-1701 et seq., and amendments thereto, shall pay the appropriate application fee as set forth below:

(a)
License for animal breeder premises of a person licensed under 7 U.S.C. § 2131 et seq.
$200.00
(b)
License for animal breeder premises of a person not licensed under 7 U.S.C. § 2131 et seq.
$405.00
(c)
License for a pound or shelter
 
(1)
First-class city, as defined in K.S.A. 13-101 and amendments thereto, or any entity contracting with a first-class city
$300.00
(2)
Second-class city, as defined in K.S.A. 14-101 and amendments thereto, or any entity contracting with a second-class city
$250.00
(3)
Third-class city, as defined in K.S.A. 15-101 and amendments thereto, or any entity contracting with a third-class city
$200.00
(4)
All other types of pound or shelter licenses
$200.00
(d)
License for a retail breeder licensed under 7 U.S.C. § 2131 et seq.
$200.00
(e)
License for a retail breeder not licensed under 7 U.S.C. § 2131 et seq.
$405.00
(f)
License for an operator of a temporary pet shop
 
(1)
1-2 sale days during license year
$75.00
(2)
3-4 sale days during license year
$150.00
(3)
4-6 sale days during license year
$200.00
(4)
7-12 sale days during license year
$350.00
(g)
License for an operator of a pet shop
$405.00
(h)
License for an operator of a research facility licensed under 7 U.S.C. § 2131 et seq.
$200.00
(i)
License for an operator of a research facility not licensed under 7 U.S.C. § 2131 et seq.
$405.00
(j)
License for a hobby breeder or boarding kennel operator
$95.00
(k)
License for an animal distributor licensed under 7 U.S.C. § 2131 et seq.
$200.00
(l)
License for an animal distributor not licensed under 7 U.S.C. § 2131 et seq.
$405.00
(m)
Out-of-state distributor permit
$650.00
(n)
License for a foster home shelter
$10.00
(o)
License for a rescue home shelter
$50.00
(p)
License for group home shelter
$50.00
(q)
Temporary closing permit for a hobby breeder or kennel operator
$45.00
(r)
Temporary closing permit for a pound or shelter, animal breeder, animal distributor, retail breeder, pet shop, or research facility
$95.00

Credits
(Authorized by and implementing K.S.A. 2004 Supp. 47-1721, as amended by 2005 SB 266, sec. 1; effective, T-9-7-22-89, July 27, 1989; amended Sept. 11, 1989; amended, T-9-7-1-91, July 1, 1991; amended, T-9-10-22-91, Oct. 22, 1991; amended Feb. 10, 1992; amended, T-9-7-1-96, July 1, 1996; amended Nov. 15, 1996; amended, T-9-5-31-01, May 31, 2001; amended, T-9-9-27-01, Sept. 27, 2001; amended May 30, 2003; amended, T-9-7-1-05, July 1, 2005; amended Sept. 16, 2005.)

 

9-18-2 Inspections of premises.

(a) Each premises that is licensed or is required to be licensed under K.S.A. 47-1701 et seq. and amendments thereto, which is known as the Kansas animal pet act, shall be subject to routine inspections by the commissioner or any of the commissioner's authorized representatives to determine compliance with the act and all regulations.

(b) In addition to the routine inspections, any of the premises may be subject to one or more further inspections under any of the following circumstances:

(1) A violation was found in a previous inspection.

(2) A complaint is filed regarding the premises.

(3) The ownership of the premises changed in the previous year.

(4) The license for the premises was not renewed on a timely basis.

(c) Inspections shall be made only on Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., except that inspections may be conducted at alternate times, upon the agreement of all interested persons or entities.

(d) If the owner or operator of the premises is not routinely available between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., the owner or operator shall designate a representative who will be present while the inspection is conducted and shall notify the commissioner in writing of the name of the designated representative. The designated representative shall be 18 years of age or older. The owner or operator shall notify the commissioner in writing of any new representative who is designated to be present during inspections.

(e) Inspections shall be made by the livestock commissioner or any employee, representative, or agent of the commissioner who the commissioner determines is trained in reasonable standards of animal care.

Credits
(Authorized by K.S.A. 47-1712; implementing K.S.A. 47-1709; effective, T-9-7-1-03, July 1, 2003; effective Nov. 7, 2003.)

 

9-18-3 Inspection generated by a complaint.

(a) Each premises that is licensed or is required to be licensed under K.S.A. 47-1701 et seq. and amendments thereto, which is known as the Kansas pet animal act, shall be subject to inspections by the commissioner or any of the commissioner's authorized, trained representatives as needed to investigate any specific complaint filed with the department regarding any violation of these regulations or other violations of this act.

(b) Inspections to investigate an unlicensed facility or to determine whether a licensed facility is in violation of these regulations or the act shall be conducted only on Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., except as follows:

(1) Inspections to investigate allegations of violations adversely affecting the health, safety, and welfare of the animals may be conducted on any day of the week.

(2) Inspections may be conducted at alternate times, upon the agreement of all interested persons or entities.

(c) Inspections shall be made by the livestock commissioner or any employee, representative, or agent of the department who the commissioner determines is trained in reasonable standards of animal care.

(d) Inspections may be conducted without notice to the owner or operator of the premises.

Credits
(Authorized by K.S.A. 47-1712; implementing K.S.A. 47-1709; effective, T-9-7-1-03, July 1, 2003; effective Nov. 7, 2003.)

 

 



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