Association of Food and Drug Officials

Laws and Regulations Committee 10/2 - 10/6, 2017

October 06, 2017 2:28 PM | Amy Bonsell (Administrator)

October 2, 2017

Federal Register

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

Rules

Imports: Fresh Persimmons from New Zealand into the United States

Filed on: 10/02/2017 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 10/03/2017

FR Document: 2017-21185  PDF 10 Pages (106 KB)  Permalink

 

Environmental Protection Agency

Notices

Pesticide Products: Applications for New Uses

Filed on: 10/02/2017 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 10/03/2017

FR Document: 2017-21242  PDF 5 Pages (175 KB)  Permalink

 

Requests to Voluntarily Cancel Pesticide Registrations and Amend Registrations to Terminate Certain Uses

Filed on: 10/02/2017 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 10/03/2017

FR Document: 2017-21243  PDF 8 Pages (98.6 KB)  Permalink

Filed on: 10/02/2017 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 10/03/2017

FR Document: 2017-21244  PDF 18 Pages (140 KB)  Permalink

 

Food and Drug Administration

Notices

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: Establishing and Maintaining Lists of U.S. Milk Product

Filed on: 10/02/2017 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 10/03/2017

FR Document: 2017-21212  PDF 5 Pages (92.6 KB)  Permalink

 

FDA

Recalls

Date

Brand Name

Product Description

Reason/ Problem

Company

09/29/2017

Hannaford, Nice!, Fresh Selects, Enza's Choice 

Egg Salad Sandwiches, Ham Salad Sandwiches, and Seafood Stuffing  

Listeria monocytogenes

Greencore USA, LLC

09/28/2017

WAKE-UP  

Instant Coffee  

Undeclared Milk

Hong Lee Trading Inc.

 

USDA

2017 National Organic Standards Board (NOSB) Meeting (Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 8:30am to Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 6:00pm, Jacksonville, FL)

2017 NOSB Oral Comment In Person Registration

Recalls

Product Recalls

Date of Recall

Retail Distribution List

103-2017 Belmont Sausage Co. Recalls Smoked Turkey Drumstick Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens En Español

Sep 29, 2017

 

101-2017-EXP America New York RI Wang Food Group Recalls Sausage Products Due To Misbranding and an Undeclared Allergen En Español

Sep 27, 2017

Sep 29, 2017

Sep 29, 2017 | PDF

  • FSIS Updates Food Defense Preparedness and Recall Exercise Package
  • Highlighted Changes in Revised Issuances
  • FSIS Announces Webinars for the Compliance Guideline for Label Approval
  • Agencies to Host a Public Meeting on the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System
  • Agencies to Host a Public Meeting on Whole Genome Sequencing

 

GIPSA

Richard R. Saavedra Assessed $750 Civil Penalty (PDF; 43KB)

Michael Louis Fox Has Been Assessed a $5,500 Civil Penalty (PDF; 48KB)

 

GAO

2017 Survey of Federal Managers on Organizational Performance and Management Issues

 

Food and Water Watch

The Fabulous Fight Against the Wonderful Company


October 3, 2017

Federal Register

Food Safety and Inspection Service

Notices

Meetings: Codex Alimentarius Commission: Ad Hoc Codex Intergovernmental Task Force on Antimicrobial Resistance

Filed on: 10/03/2017 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date:10/04/2017

FR Document: 2017-21347 PDF  9 Pages (151 KB)  Permalink

 

FDA

Recall

Date

Brand Name

Product Description

Reason/ Problem

Company

10/02/2017

Tampico®  

Tropical Punch  

Undeclared Milk

Dean Dairy

 

FSIS

Recalls

Product Recalls

Date of Recall

Retail Distribution List

104-2017 Prestage Foods, Inc. Recalls Turkey Products Due To Possible Extraneous Material Contamination

Oct. 02, 2017

N/A (Class II Recall)

 

GAO

FDA and USDA Could Strengthen Efforts to Prevent Unsafe Drug Residues 

Additional Data and Statistical Analysis May Enhance EPA's Oversight of the Lead and Copper Rule 

 

CSPI

Delay of Nutrition Facts Label a Blow to Public Health

 

October 4, 2017

Federal Register

Agricultural Marketing Service

Proposed Rules

Regulations Issued under Authority of Export Apple Act and Export Grapes and Plums:

Changes to Export Reporting Requirements; Withdrawal

Filed on: 10/04/2017 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 10/05/2017

FR Document: 2017-21183  PDF  8 Pages (134 KB) Permalink

 

FDA

Warning Letters

Letter Issue Date

Company Name

Issuing Office

Subject

Close Out Date

09/26/2017

Douglas Chambers Dairy Inc.

Atlanta District Office

Illegal Drug Residue

Not Issued *

09/22/2017

Texas Plum Line

Dallas District Office

Acidified Foods/Emergency Permit Control/Adulterated/Misbranded

Not Issued *

09/22/2017

Nashoba Brook Bakery, LLC

New York District Office

CGMP/Food/Prepared, Packed or Held Under Insanitary Conditions/Adulterated

Not Issued *

09/19/2017

J & B Seafood Inc.

Cincinnati District Office

Seafood HACCP/CGMP for Foods/Adulterated/Insanitary Conditions

Not Issued *

 

Recalls

Date

Brand Name

Product Description

Reason/ Problem

Company

10/03/2017

Jansal Valley®  

Dried Chili De Arbol Peppers  

Undeclared Peanuts

Sid Wainer & Son®

10/03/2017

Royal Asia  

Shrimp Wonton Noodle Soup  

Undeclared Eggs

TAI FOONG USA

09/25/2017

Chun Yen Trading Co.  

Reishi Coffee  

Undeclared milk

Chun Yen Trading Co

 

CFSAN FOIA

Sample Letter to Food Manufacturers about Accurate Serving Size Declaration on Food Products (March 12, 2004)

Letter to Food Manufacturers about "And/Or" Ingredient Labeling of Nutritive Sweeteners in Soft Drink Products (July 5, 2005)

 

FSIS Recalls

Product Recalled

Date of Recall

Retail Distribution List

105-2017 H-E-B Meat Plant Recalls Poultry Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens

Oct 03, 2017

N/A (Class II Recall)

 

AskFSIS
PHIS Tasks Performed During Overtime

FSIS Directive 5930.1 Revision 4 - SSOP Recordkeeping Requirements in Custom Exempt Operations

FSIS Directive 5930.1 Revision 4 - Recordkeeping Requirements for Cooking and Cooling in Custom Exempt Operations

Control of Egg Products from Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Associated Shell Eggs Part I

Documentation Required to Ship Edible or Inedible Egg Products Produced from Shell Eggs Associated with Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Part I

Control of Egg Products from Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Associated Shell Eggs Part II

Breaking of Shell Eggs Associated with Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Part I

HACCP - Computer Records

Records responsibility when an establishment is sold

Documentation Required to Ship Edible or Inedible Egg Products Produced from Shell Eggs Associated with Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Part II

Cattle Slaughter Establishment CCP Addressing E. coli O157:H7

Eggs Ineligible for Breaking

Delegation of Authority for Slaughter or Evisceration Line Speed Process Control

Records Review Prior to Shipment

Documentation requirement of 9 CFR 416.14 Maintenance of Sanitation SOP

Chemical Sanitizer Approval

Antimicrobial intervention in slaughter operation

IMPROVEST® Definition of immunological castration

IMPROVEST® Definition

IMPROVEST® Arrival of treated hogs at slaughter

IMPROVEST® Treatment certification

IMPROVEST® Appearance of treated hogs  

IMPROVEST® Differentiation from mature boars

IMPROVEST® Boar taint

IMPROVEST® Prepuce pouch odor

IMPROVEST® Classification of treated hogs

IMPROVEST® Additional information

 

USDA
Secretary Perdue Statement on Confirmation of Censky & McKinney for Key USDA Posts

October 6, 2017

Federal Register

Agricultural Marketing Service

Notices

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

Cranberries Grown in States of Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota, Oregon, Washington, and Long Island in State of New York

Filed on:   10/06/2017 at 08:45 am  Scheduled Pub. Date: 10/10/2017

FR Document: 2017-21735  PDF 11 Pages (139 KB) Permalink

 

Environmental Protection Agency

Pesticide Tolerances; Emergency Exemptions: Tolfenpyrad

Filed on: 10/06/2017 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 10/10/2017

FR Document: 2017-21797 PDF 20 Pages (348 KB) Permalink

 

Tolerance Exemptions: Tall Oil Fatty Acids

Filed on: 10/06/2017 at 08:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 10/10/2017

FR Document: 2017-21787 PDF 14 Pages (399 KB) Permalink

 

FDA

Recalls

Date

Brand Name

Product Description

Reason/ Problem

Company

10/04/2017

Rhino 7, Papa Zen, Fifty Shades, and Grand X  

Dietary Supplement  

Unapproved new drug

Gadget Island, Inc. dba Gear Isle

 

FSIS

Notice 55-17 Verifying that Records are Kept by Official Establishments and Retail Stores that Grind Raw Beef

Notice 54-17 Actions to Facilitate Industry Access to the Public Health Information System

Recalls

Product Recalled

Date of Recall

Retail Distribution List

107-2017 Sandridge RMH Acquisition, LLC Recalls Ready-To-Eat Beef Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergens | En Español

Oct 05, 2017

N/A (Class II Recall)

 

AskFSIS

Retail operations separated from FSIS

Supporting microbiological independence for a non-O157 STEC

 

GIPSA
High Plains Livestock, LLC, Portales, N.M. Suspended Four-Years in Settlement with GIPSA (PDF; 47KB)

 

AMS
USDA Withdraws a Proposal to Change Export Reporting Requirements for Apples and Grapes

USDA Helping Growers Build Success with New Technology

 

HHS

Eric Hargan Sworn In as HHS Deputy Secretary

 

National Academies

Strategies to Limit Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children: Proceedings of a Workshop- In Brief


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