Food Safety and Inspection Service August 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notice of Request To Renew an Approved Information Collection (Interstate Shipment of Meat and Poultry Products)
Document Number: 2016-20225
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-26
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) regulations, the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is announcing its intention to renew the approved information collection regarding the voluntary cooperative interstate shipment program. The approval for this information collection will expire on January 31, 2017.
Statements That Bioengineered or Genetically Modified (GM) Ingredients or Animal Feed Were Not Used in the Production of Meat, Poultry, or Egg Products
Document Number: 2016-20227
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-24
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service
The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is announcing the availability of the Agency's compliance guidance on how companies can make label or labeling claims concerning the fact that bioengineered or genetically modified (GM) ingredients or animal feed were not used in the production of meat, poultry, or egg products. For purposes of this guidance document, these claims will be referred to as ``negative claims.''
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-18081
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-08-01
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Food Safety and Inspection Service