Laws and Regulations Committee Update – August 11 – 12, 2022

August 11, 2022

Federal Register

Agriculture Department


Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals

Filed on: 08/11/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 08/12/2022

FR Document: 2022-17363  PDF 3 Pages (88 KB)  Permalink

[Note: information collection concerning SNAP]

Environmental Protection Agency


Pesticide Registration Maintenance Fee:

Requests to Voluntarily Cancel Certain Pesticide Registrations

Filed on: 08/11/2022 at 8:45 am

Scheduled Pub. Date: 08/12/2022

FR Document: 2022-17310  PDF 10 Pages (125 KB)  Permalink


FDA Infant Formula Update: August 10, 2022

FDA Releases FY 2020 Pesticide Residue Monitoring Report

FDA Issues Final Guidance for Shell Egg Producers who Provide Laying Hens with Access to Areas Outside the Poultry House


DateBrand Name(s)Product DescriptionProduct TypeRecall Reason DescriptionCompany Name
08/10/2022Lyons, Barista, Ready Care, variousNutritional and beverage productsFood & Beverages, Foodborne Illness, Meal ReplacementsDue to the potential for microbial contamination, including Cronobacter sakazakii and Clostridium botulinumLyons Magnus LLC


APHIS Core Message Set Announces Release of Fruit and Vegetable Name Validation List


USDA Announces Its Local Food Purchase Assistance Cooperative Agreement with Vermont


USDA Invests Nearly $8M to Improve Dietary Health and Nutrition Security



  • The FDA will continue to dedicate all available resources to help ensure that safe and nutritious infant formula products remain available for use in the U.S. and will keep the public informed of progress updates.
  • About 331K pounds of base powder produced by Reckitt Nutrition/Mead Johnson Nutrition (Mexico) will be imported. That amounts to about 469K cans, or 6M full-size, 8-ounce bottles. The product is expected to be available for blending and packaging this month.
  • The FDA is exercising enforcement discretion for the importation of base powder for PurAmino Hypoallergenic Infant Formula (amino acid-based infant formula with iron) following the review of info provided pertaining to nutritional adequacy and safety.


  • Today, @US_FDA made available its annual Pesticide Residue Monitoring Program Report for Fiscal Year 2020 (FY 2020), summarizing findings from the program’s monitoring of human and animal foods in FY 2020.

August 12, 2022


Questions and Answers Regarding the Final Rule, Prevention of Salmonella Enteritidis in Shell Eggs During Production, Storage, and Transportation (Layers with Access to Areas Outside the Poultry House) 

FDA Releases Spanish and English Paper-Based Versions of the Agricultural Water Assessment Builder Tool


AGENCY: USDA-APHISRIN: 0579-AE65Status: Concluded
TITLE: Amendments to APHIS Indemnity Regulations
** COMPLETED: 08/11/2022COMPLETED ACTION: Consistent with Change


Revised Young Chicken Carcass Exploratory Sampling Program

End of the Year Performance Management Instructions


APHIS Adds the Kingdom of Lesotho, the Republic of Benin, and the Republic of Botswana to the List of Regions Affected with Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza