FDA will hold two more meetings on the produce safety and human food preventative control proposed rules emanating from the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). This brings to three the total number of public meetings FDA will hold.
The first is Feb. 28-March 1, at USDA in Washington, DC; the second meeting will be March 11-12, at the Westin Hotel in Chicago, and the third meeting will be held March 27-28 at the Crown Plaza Downtown Convention Center in Portland, OR. There are notification requirements for attending these meetings, as well as criteria and deadlines which must be met for presenting oral or written comments.
Details can be obtained by contacting Courtney Treece here, or by calling 704-258-4983, or faxing questions to 469-854-6992.