Regent Policy Documents

SECTION IV: ACADEMIC POLICIES AND PROGRAMS

4-3 CRITERIA FOR USE OF ANIMALS FOR RESEARCH

(Formerly 84-2)

The criteria as stated within the 1996 edition, or succeeding editions, of The Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, which is published by the Institute of Laboratory Animal Research, the Commission on Life Sciences, and the National Research Council, shall be the criteria for researchers to follow regarding the humane treatment of animals for scientific research purposes in accordance with Wis. Stats. § 36.40 (created by 1983 Wisconsin Act 27, sec. 908t).

History: Res. 3024 adopted 4/6/84.


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The Regent Policy Documents were adopted and are maintained pursuant to the policy-making authority vested in the Board of Regents by Wis. Stats. § 36. The Regent Policy Documents manifest significant policies approved by the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents. This document is a ready reference for those charged with carrying out these policies. Unless noted otherwise, associated documents and reports may be obtained from the Office of the Secretary of the Board of Regents, 1860 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, ph 608-262-2324. http://www.uwsa.edu/bor/policies/