Case Type Number: 
Statute (Common Name): 
Swine Health Protection Act (SHPA)
Program Area: 
Health & Safety
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
7 CFR 1.130 - 1.151
Filed By: 
Federal Agency
Brief Description of Case Type: 
The SWPA closely regulates and controls feeding of garbage to swine to prevent the spread of disease. Sections 3804 & 3805 authorize the Secretary to impose civil penalties against violators, issue cease and desist orders, suspend or revoke permits, or impose lesser discipline (such as finding of violation).
Relief Available in Actions Filed by Agency: 
Cease and Desist Order
Civil (Monetary) Penalty
Finding of Violation/Non-Compliance
Revocation/Suspension/Restriction of Existing Right or Privilege
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified