Laws, Regulations & Policies

Research with animals is highly regulated. There are international treaties, federal laws and regulations, state laws and statutes, professional society policies and guidelines, funding agency guidelines and requirements, and institutional policies. These links provides an introduction to the principle laws, regulations, guidelines, and institutional policies that shape the UAF animal care program.

The content has been divided into three areas: Federal Laws and Regulations, State Laws and Regulations, and UAF Policies and Guidelines which can be accessed through the links located on the left side of this page.