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Food safety agencies and authorities

Food safety agencies and authorities

a primer

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food industry and trade -- Safety measures -- United States,
  • Food law and legislation -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCRS report for Congress.
    StatementJean M. Rawson, Donna U. Vogt.
    SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1998, 98-91 ENR.
    ContributionsVogt, Donna U., Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16342013M
    OCLC/WorldCa43946404

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) share primary responsibility for overseeing the safety of the U.S. food supply. In addition, all states have their own laws, regulations, and agencies dedicated to food safety. The federal Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is mainly responsible for investigating localized and nationwide outbreaks of foodborne. The Food Safety Standards require food businesses in Australia to make sure that food handlers and supervisors of food handling operations within their business have skills and knowledge of food safety and food hygiene for the work that they Size: KB.

      A presentation on Food Safety and Standards Authority of India. This was presented as a part of curriculum by Akshay Anand in JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysuru d Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising. Foundations of EU Food Law and Policy: Ten Years of the European Food Safety Authority [Alemanno, Alberto, Gabbi, Simone] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Foundations of EU Food Law and Policy: Ten Years of the European Food Safety AuthorityFormat: Paperback.

      As food safety has to be maintained from production to consumption, many ministries and agencies are involved in the process. Among them are the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Agriculture, local authorities and Customs (for import and export of food. Religious authorities are involved, but more for ritual purposes than safety per : Ashok Philip. On Janu , the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) published a final draft of the Food Safety and Standards Rules, As previewed in earlier drafts, the final draft specifies the implementing rules of the Food Safety and Standards Act, , which would replace the existing Prevention of Food Adulteration (PFA.


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Rawson Donna U. Vogt1 Summary Several federal agencies, in cooperation with state governments, are responsible for regulating the safety of the U.S. food supply. Four agencies play major roles in carrying out food safety regulatory activities: the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), which is part of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS); the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA); the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA); and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) of the Department of.

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Animal by-products. Fish and aquaculture. Recreational fishing in Norway. Sea food from Norway. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) is responsible for food safety and food hygiene in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It works with local authorities to enforce food safety regulations and its staff work in meat plants to check the standards are being met.

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The idea of integrating federal, state, and local agencies into a national food safety system has been espoused in reports of the Association of Food and Drug Officials (AFDO) (Hile, ; AFDO,a,b), in the Institute of Medicine (IOM)/National Research Council (NRC) report Ensuring Safe Food: From Production to Consumption (IOM/NRC, ), by consumer representatives (DeWaal,   Overviews the federal statutes, regulations, and regulatory agencies concerned with food regulation and introduces students to the case law and statutory scheme of food regulation Focuses updated content on the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the biggest change to US food law since the s Contains over 20% new material Author: Julia Ezzo.

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