FDA amends petition regulations
8/28/2000-The FDA has amended its regulations
on petitions for the use of food ingredients
and sources of radiation. This regulatory
change will permit a joint review by
FDA and the Food Safety and Inspection
(FSIS), USDA, of petitions for approval
use a food ingredient or source of
in or on meat or poultry products.
became effective August 25, 2000, except
for the amendments to Secs. 71.1 and
(21 CFR 71.1 and 171.1). See the GPO
for more information.