Laws and Regulations Committee Update – April 13 – 15, 2022

April 13, 2022

Federal Register

Food and Drug Administration

Notices

Guidance:

Reconditioning of Fish and Fishery Products by Segregation

Filed on: 04/13/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 04/14/2022

FR Document: 2022-07979  PDF 5 Pages (103 KB)  Permalink

Agricultural Marketing Service

Rules

Decreased Assessment Rate:

Pecans Grown in 15 States

Filed on: 04/13/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 04/14/2022

FR Document: 2022-08001  PDF 10 Pages (107 KB)  Permalink

Increased Assessment Rate:

Pistachios

Filed on: 04/13/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 04/14/2022

FR Document: 2022-08009  PDF 10 Pages (104 KB)  Permalink

Texas Oranges and Grapefruit

Filed on: 04/13/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 04/14/2022

FR Document: 2022-07975  PDF 10 Pages (105 KB)  Permalink

Proposed Rules

Decreased Assessment Rate:

Olives Grown in California

Filed on: 04/13/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 04/14/2022

FR Document: 2022-07992  PDF 11 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 Ireland

Filed on: 04/13/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 04/14/2022

FR Document: 2022-08027  PDF 4 Pages (98.3 KB)  Permalink

Agriculture Department

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals

Filed on: 04/13/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 04/14/2022

FR Document: 2022-08017  PDF 4 Pages (88.7 KB)  Permalink

[Note: information collection for the Agriculture Priorities and Allocations System]

FDA

FDA Roundup: April 12, 2022

[Note: includes details on recently released import process explanation video]

Recalls

DateBrandDescriptionProduct TypeRecall ReasonCompany
04/12/2022O OrganicsSea Salt Organic PopcornFood & BeveragesUndeclared milkSnak King Corporation
04/12/2022KinderMultiple ProductsFood & Beverages, Foodborne Illness, Snack Food ItemSalmonellaFerrero USA, Inc.

Warning Letters

Posted DateIssue DateCompanyIssuing OfficeSubject
04/12/202201/28/2022TreeHouse Foods, Inc.Division of Human and Animal Food Operations East IILow Acid Canned Food Regulation/Adulterated
04/12/202203/24/2022Northeast Seafood Products, Inc.Office of Human and Animal Food Operations Division West 4Seafood HACCP/CGMP for Foods/Adulterated/Insanitary Conditions
04/12/202204/06/2022www.wellerectile.comCenter for Drug Evaluation and Research | CDERUnlawful Sale of Unapproved and Misbranded Drugs to United States Consumers Over the Internet

April 14, 2022

Federal Register

Agricultural Marketing Service

Rules

United States Potato Board Membership and Assessment Methods

Filed on: 04/14/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 04/15/2022

FR Document: 2022-08042  PDF 13 Pages (125 KB)  Permalink

FDA

FDA Issues Final Guidance for Industry on Reconditioning Fish and Fishery Products by Segregation

AMS

USDA, Colorado Sign First Cooperative Agreement for the Local Procurement of Food

April 15, 2022

White House

President Biden Announces Key Regional Appointments for USDA and SBA

FSIS

Import Reinspection Activities Related to Fresh Meat Inspection Certificates for Fully Cooked Beef Skeletal Muscle Meat From Select Countries in South America

OMB

AGENCY: HHS-FDARIN: 0910-ZB09Status: Pending Review
TITLE: Action Levels for Lead in Food Intended for Babies and Young Children; Draft Guidance for Industry
STAGE: NoticeECONOMICALLY SIGNIFICANT: No
** RECEIVED DATE: 04/14/2022LEGAL DEADLINE: None  

HHS

Proposed Scientific Questions to Inform the Development of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2025-2030 Available for Public Comment Starting April 15th

AMS

USDA Announces $9.98 Million in Grants Awarded to Strengthen the Specialty Crop Industry