Federal Register Update — June 14-15, 2023

June 14, 2023

Agricultural Marketing Service

Rules

Tart Cherries Grown in the States of Michigan, New York, Pennsylvania, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wisconsin: Increased Assessment Rate

Filed on: 06/14/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/15/2023

FR Document: 2023-12770  PDF 10 Pages (106 KB)  Permalink

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

Notices

Concurrence with World Organization for Animal Health’s Risk Designation for Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy for France

Filed on: 06/14/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/15/2023

FR Document: 2023-12839  PDF 3 Pages (99.8 KB)  Permalink

Environmental Protection Agency

Rules

Pesticide Tolerance; Exemptions, Petitions, Revocations, etc.:

Mefenoxam

Filed on: 06/14/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/15/2023

FR Document: 2023-12544  PDF 16 Pages (134 KB)  Permalink

Tolerances and Exemptions for Pesticide Chemical Residues in Food; CFR Correction

Filed on: 06/14/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/15/2023

FR Document: 2023-12936  PDF 1 Page (95.3 KB)  Permalink

Food and Drug Administration

Notices

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

Quantitative Research on Front of Package Labeling on Packaged Foods

Filed on: 06/14/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/15/2023

FR Document: 2023-12820  PDF 26 Pages (162 KB)  Permalink

Guidance: Questions and Answers About Dietary Guidance Statements in Food Labeling

Filed on: 06/14/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/15/2023

FR Document: 2023-12790  PDF 4 Pages (101 KB)  Permalink

FDA

FDA Roundup: June 13, 2023

GRAS Notices

GRN No.SubstanceDate of ClosureFDA Response
1062Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain OYR-185Apr 5, 2023FDA has no questions (in PDF) (214 kB)

Recalls

DateBrandDescriptionProduct TypeRecall ReasonCompany
06/13/2023Havasu NutritionBeet Root PowderFood & BeveragesUndeclared milkSupplement Manufacturing Partner Inc.
06/13/2023Great Value and Rader FarmsFrozen strawberries and frozen fruit blends containing frozen strawberriesFood & Beverages, Foodborne IllnessPotential for Hepatitis A contaminationWillamette Valley Fruit Co

Warning Letters

Posted DateIssue DateCompanyIssuing OfficeSubject
06/13/202306/01/2023A&Z Pharmaceutical, Inc.Division of Human and Animal Food Operations East INew Drug/Misbranded

OMB

The 2023 Spring Agenda was published on 6/13/2023

APHIS

APHIS Reminds Importers to File APHIS Core Message Set Before Sending Cargo to Plant Inspection Station to Avoid Delays

AMS

USDA to Host an Informational Webinar About Opportunities to Serve on the Grain Inspection Advisory Committee

USDA Settles a Packers and Stockyards Case with Ellison Brothers Inc., dba Franklin County Livestock

USDA Settles Packers and Stockyards Act Case with Kiran Enterprises Inc. and Mohammed S. Malik

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June 15, 2023

Federal Register

Agricultural Marketing Service

Proposed Rules

Assessment Rate: Sweet Onions Grown in the Walla Walla Valley of Southeast Washington and Northeast Oregon

Filed on: 06/15/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/16/2023

FR Document: 2023-12917  PDF 11 Pages (107 KB)  Permalink

Increased Assessment Rate: Olives Grown in California

Filed on: 06/15/2023 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 06/16/2023

FR Document: 2023-12769  PDF 11 Pages (110 KB)  Permalink

FDA
FDA Issues Second Procedural Notice on Consumer Research on Front-of-Package Labeling

Recalls

DateBrandDescriptionProduct TypeRecall ReasonCompany
06/14/2023Gelato BoyChocolate Chunk Ice CreamFood & Beverages, Allergens, Ice Cream/Frozen DairyUndeclared milkGelato Boy

FSIS

USDA Launches Effort to Strengthen Substantiation of Animal-Raising Claims

USDA

USDA Launches Effort to Strengthen Substantiation of Animal-Raising Claims

Biden-Harris Administration Outlines Strategic Priorities to Support Communities Impacted by Wildfires Across the Nation

APHIS

USDA Seeks Fiscal Year 2024 Suggestions for Plant Protection Projects

Twitter

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