Investigative and Enforcement Services (IES) - Small Business Information
APHIS and the Small Business Administration Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act Ombudsman would like to ensure that small businesses have access to adequate information and quidelines concerning our Programs. For more information on animal and plant health, import and export requirements, regulatory requirements, and APHIS's services, please visit the websites identified under "Browse by Subject" on the left side of the screen. To view recent publications on APHIS's regulatory programs, please visit publications.
For more information on small businesses please visit:
U.S. Small Business Administration
USDA Small Business Non-Retaliation Policy
Your Comments are Important
The Small Business Administration Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act (SBREFA) Ombudsman and 10 Regional Fairness Boards were established to receive comments from small businesses about federal agency enforcement actions. The Ombudsman will annually evaluate the enforcement activities and rate each agency's responsiveness to small business. If you wish to comment on the enforcement activities of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), call 1-888-REG-FAIR (1-888-734-3247).
The APHIS SBREFA Ombudsman is Bernadette Juarez, Director, Investigative and Enforcement Services, who can be contacted at (301) 851-2948 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Investigative and Enforcement Services (IES) - Small Business Information - Animal Health
Last Modified: August 12, 2013