Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food

Docket ID: FDA-2013-N-0013
Agency: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Parent Agency: Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

This rule would establish requirements for parties including shippers, carriers by motor vehicle or rail vehicle, and receivers engaged in the transportation of food, including food for animals, to use sanitary transportation practices to ensure that food is not transported under conditions that may render the food adulterated.

RIN: 0910-AG98
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 21 CFR 1
Priority: Economically Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Spring 2016
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: Yes
Legal Authorities: 21 U.S.C. 350e, 21 U.S.C. 373, 21 U.S.C. 331, 21 U.S.C. 342, 21 U.S.C. 371, ...
Government Levels Affected: State
Federalism Implications: Yes
Unfunded Mandates: Private Sector
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: Business
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
Legal Deadline
JudicialOtherTo the Office of the Federal Register for publication.03/31/2016
ActionDateFR Citation
ANPRM04/30/201075 FR 22713
ANPRM Comment Period End08/30/2010
NPRM02/05/201479 FR 7005
NPRM Comment Period Extended05/23/201479 FR 29699
NPRM Comment Period End05/31/2014
NPRM Comment Period Extended End07/30/2014
Final Rule04/06/201681 FR 20092
Final Rule Effective06/06/2016
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Short Title: Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food
Keyword(s): oc, 2014-392
Type: Rulemaking
Docket Status: OPEN
Center: CFSAN
Docket Item Code: N

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Jul 30, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/23/2014
ID: FDA-2013-N-0013-0026
Comment Period Closed
May 31, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 02/05/2014
ID: FDA-2013-N-0013-0001
Comment Period Closed
Feb 14, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 02/14/2014
ID: FDA-2013-N-0013-0004
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 07/11/2016
ID: FDA-2013-N-0013-0208
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 04/06/2016
ID: FDA-2013-N-0013-0174

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 04/06/2016
ID: FDA-2013-N-0013-0188
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 04/06/2016
ID: FDA-2013-N-0013-0189
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 04/06/2016
ID: FDA-2013-N-0013-0200


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Comments Received*
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Agency Contact
Michael E. Kashtock
Supervisory Consumer Safety Officer
240 402-2022
301 346-2632 (Fax)
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Office of Food Safety, 5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
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