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HISTORY
JOHNE'S INFORMATION CENTER - University of Wisconsin Ñ School of Veterinary Medicine



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Monday, November 19, 2001
Senators introduce legislation to eradicate Johne's disease. U.S. Senators Russ Feingold and Herb Kohl today introduced legislation "to establish a voluntary program designed to provide incentives to encourage dairy producers to voluntarily begin testing for Johne's disease and to remove infected and exposed animals from their dairy herds. This legislation is based on the recommendation of the National Johne's Working Group and would be voluntary and confidential," according to a news release from Feingold's office.

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