02 NCAC 52E .0201          DAY AND TIME OF SALE

The regularly scheduled auction sales at public livestock auction markets shall be held on a designated day or days, Monday through Friday. The State Veterinarian may, on a minimum of two weeks written notice from a market operator, issue a permit for a breeding cattle consignment sale to be held on a Saturday. Cattle consigned to sales held under this exemption must be entered at the sales barn no later than 6:00 P.M. on the day preceding the sale with each individual consignment confined to separate pens until the required testing for brucellosis has been completed. Cattle officially tested as negative for brucellosis within 30 days prior to the sale may be entered at the sales barn anytime prior to the sale.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 106‑408; 106‑416;

Eff. April 1, 1984;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. March 26, 2017.