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Laws and Regulations Committee Update 7 - 8, 2018

Posted on June 08, 2018

Blog: Association of Food & Drug Officials (AFDO)

June 7, 2018

Federal Register

Food and Drug Administration

Notices

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals:

Interstate Shellfish Dealer's Certificate

Filed on: 06/07/2018 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/08/2018

FR Document: 2018-12340  PDF 6 Pages (103 KB)  Permalink

 

Agriculture Department

Notices

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals

Filed on: 06/07/2018 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/08/2018

FR Document: 2018-12353  PDF 4 Pages (115 KB)  Permalink

 

Agricultural Marketing Service

Rules

Marketing Orders:

Milk in California

Filed on: 06/07/2018 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/08/2018

FR Document: 2018-12245  PDF 42 Pages (460 KB)  Permalink

 

FDA

FDA’s New Efforts to Advance Biotechnology Innovation

 

USDA

USDA Announces National Pork Board Appointments

 

FNS

Child Nutrition Programs’ Flexibilities for School Year 2018-2019

 

APHIS

USDA Makes Herbicide-Resistant GE Cotton Documents Available for Comment

 

@FDAfood, @US_FDA, @SGottliebFDA, @FDA_ORA, @FDAMedia, @FDAanimalhealth, @FDArecalls

  • ·        It’s #NationalFreshFruitandVegetableMonth! Fruits and vegetables are an important part of a healthy diet, but it’s important to handle them safely to avoid getting sick from germs. http://go.usa.gov/xQwhB 
  • ·        FDA is monitoring an E. coli outbreak in TN linked to #rawmilk, and is reminding consumers that unpasteurized “raw” milk poses serious health risks - especially to children and people with weakened immune systems https://go.usa.gov/xQAVx 
  • ·        #FDA and its partners continue to investigate the E. coli outbreak linked to romaine. An FDA team is currently visiting farms and other operations in the Yuma growing region to investigate our current theories about how the lettuce was contaminated https://go.usa.gov/xQ7U7 
  • ·        The #FDA team, in coordination with state and federal officials, will assess factors like water, soil, weather, fertilizer, personnel, animals, and equipment
  • ·        At the same time, to prevent future outbreaks, we are sharing information with state and industry partners. #FDA personnel are taking part this week as technical advisors for the Leafy Greens Food Safety Task Force https://go.usa.gov/xQ7Us 

June 8, 2018

Federal Register

Health and Human Services Department

Proposed Rules

Regulatory Agenda:

Semiannual Regulatory Agenda

Filed on: 06/08/2018 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/11/2018

FR Document: 2018-11239  PDF 46 Pages (266 KB)  Permalink

 

Agriculture Department

Proposed Rules

Departmental Freedom of Information Act Regulations

Filed on: 06/08/2018 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/11/2018

FR Document: 2018-11868  PDF 43 Pages (405 KB)  Permalink

 

Regulatory Agenda:

Semiannual Regulatory Agenda

Filed on: 06/08/2018 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/11/2018

FR Document: 2018-11232  PDF 23 Pages (204 KB)  Permalink

 

Notices

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals

Filed on: 06/08/2018 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/11/2018

FR Document: 2018-12449  PDF 3 Pages (114 KB)  Permalink

 

USDA

USDA Announces Producer Approval of California Federal Milk Marketing Order

 

FSIS

Supermercado Selectos Recalls Raw, Frozen Siluriformes Fish, Meat and Poultry Products Produced Without Benefit of Inspection

 

AMS

USDA Seeks Nominees for National Watermelon Promotion Board

 

@FDAfood, @US_FDA, @SGottliebFDA, @FDA_ORA, @FDAMedia, @FDAanimalhealth, @FDArecalls


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