Laws and Regulations Committee Update – March 27, 2020

Federal Register

Food and Drug Administration


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

Tracking Network for PETNet, LivestockNet, and SampleNet

Filed on: 03/27/2020 at 8:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 03/30/2020

FR Document: 2020-06537 PDF 4 Pages (14.4 KB) Permalink

  • Meetings:

Allergenic Products Advisory Committee; Cancellation

Filed on: 03/27/2020 at 8:45 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 03/30/2020

FR Document: 2020-06513 PDF 2 Pages (32.1 KB) Permalink


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup

FDA Provides Temporary Flexibility Regarding Nutrition Labeling of Certain Packaged Food in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic


DateBrand NamesProductTypeRecall ReasonCompany
03/26/2020Whole Foods MarketVodka SauceFood & Beverages,Undeclared MilkWinter Gardens Quality Foods, Inc.



NumberTitleDate IssuedExpiration Date
14-20National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard – AMS Final RuleMar 26, 2020Apr 01, 2021


APHIS Authorizes Importation of Fragrant Pears from an Additional Area in China

APHIS Administrator Shares 2019 Impact Report


USDA Files Action Against Enson Group LLC, d/b/a Eternal Food Service in Ohio for Alleged PACA Violations

California Firm Posts $150,000 Employment Bond

Extension of Grant Application Deadlines for FMLFPP and RFSPP Grants

USDA Provides Flexibility to Shell Egg Industry to Shift Supply from Foodservice to Retail Outlets


USDA Makes it Easier to Feed Kids and Those Who Need Food During the COVID-19 National Emergency


Secretary Perdue Applauds State Department’s H-2 Decision


Some Progress, but Lawmakers Must Do More to Help Vulnerable Americans with COVID-19




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