Federal Register Update — March 22, 2024

Consumer Product Safety Commission


Meetings; Sunshine Act

Filed on: 03/21/2024 at 11:15 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 03/25/2024

FR Document: 2024-06353  PDF 1 Page (94.9 KB) Permalink

White House

FACT SHEET: On World Water Day, Biden-⁠Harris Administration Builds on Historic Progress to Protect Clean Drinking Water, Restore Our Nation’s Rivers, Lakes, Ponds, and Wetlands

  • Mentions PFAS


Update on FDA and Federal Partners Launch Study on the Role of Seafood Consumption in Child Growth and Development

FDA Extends Comment Period for the Preventive Controls for Human Food Rule Draft Guidance for Chapters 11 and 16

FDA Issues Final Rule to Revise Procedures and Update Reasons for Revoking the Authorizations for Food Contact Substances


FSIS Issues Public Health Alert for Ineligible Frozen Siluriformes Products Imported from the People’s Republic of China


AGENCY: USDA-FSISRIN: 0583-AD89Status: Pending Review
TITLE:Labeling of Meat and Poultry Products Made Using Animal Cell Culture TechnologySection 3(f)(1) Significant: No
STAGE: Proposed RuleEconomically Significant: No


USDA Seeks Public Input on Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Deregulation of Maize Developed Using Genetic Engineering


USDA Announces Up to $12 Million in Grant Funding Available to Promote U.S. Agricultural Products and Address Food Insecurity in Underserved Communities

USDA Settles a Packers and Stockyards Case with Payne County Stockyards LLC
Pre-Solicitation Announcement for Section 32 Purchase of Fresh Tomatoes

USDA Seeks Nominees for the American Egg Board


CPSC Warns Consumers to Immediately Stop Purchasing and Using All Roller Ball Candy Type Products Due to Choking Hazard; One Death Reported

CPSC Warns Consumers to Immediately Stop Using Comfi Baby Infant Walkers Due to Fall and Entrapment Hazards; Violations of Federal Safety Regulations for Infant Walkers; Sold Exclusively on Amazon.com by All Merchandise

Reagan Udall

Jim Jones Looks Toward FDA’s Future – Quality Assurance Magazine



  • @US_FDA has issued a final rule on how and when the FDA may determine that a food contact notification (FCN) is no longer effective. These changes enable the FDA to more. respond to new information on the safety and use of food contact substances.



  • FSIS Administrator Paul Kiecker shared agency updates at the Northwest Meat Processors Association’s convention last week, including our work to reduce foodborne Salmonella illness attributable to poultry products, the voluntary Product of USA label final rule and our efforts to substantiate animal raising claims. Later, Administrator Kiecker participated in a session to discuss requirements for federal inspection and answer questions from establishments new to the process and those who may be applying for federal inspection.


  • If we are going to create an agriculture system that works for the many and the most, I believe the answer is a holistic approach – one that ensures rural families can pay their bills, preserves our land, and makes communities a place our children and grandchildren can call home.