Food Safety and Inspection Service March 8, 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Improving Tracing Procedures for E. coli O157:H7 Positive Raw Beef Product
Document Number: 2010-4781
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-03-08
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Food Safety Inspection Service, Food Safety and Inspection Service
The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is announcing that it will hold a public meeting on March 10, 2010 to discuss Agency procedures for identifying suppliers of source material used to produce raw beef product that FSIS has found positive for Escherichia coli (E. coli) O157:H7. FSIS will also discuss additional verification activities the Agency will conduct at suppliers in response to positive E. coli O157:H7 results. In addition, FSIS will seek input from meeting participants on ways to improve Agency procedures for identifying product that may be positive for E. coli O157:H7.