Nutrition Labeling of Standard Menu Items in Restaurants and Similar Retail Food Establishments

 
Docket ID: FDA-2011-F-0172
Agency: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Parent Agency: Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
Summary:

FDA published a proposed rule in the Federal Register to establish requirements for nutrition labeling of standard menu items in chain restaurants and similar retail food establishments. FDA also proposed the terms and conditions for restaurants and similar retail food establishments registering to voluntarily be subject to the Federal requirements. FDA is issuing a final rule, and taking this action to carry out section 4205 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

RIN: 0910-AG57
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 21 CFR 11,21 CFR 101
Priority: Economically Significant
UA and Regulatory Plan Information open glossary dialog  
Publication Period: Spring 2015
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: Yes
Legal Authorities: 21 U.S.C. 321, 21 U.S.C. 343, 21 U.S.C. 371
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: Federal, Local, State
Federalism Implications: Yes
Unfunded Mandates: Private Sector
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: Business, Governmental Jurisdictions
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
Timetable
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM04/06/201176 FR 19192
NPRM Comment Period End07/05/2011
Final Action12/01/201479 FR 71156
Docket Details open glossary dialog  
Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: FDA-2011-F-0171
Short Title: Nutrition Labeling of Standard Menu Items in Restaurants and Similar Retail Food Establishments
Keyword(s): 0910-AG57, cfsan, food labeling, nutrition labeling, retail food establishments, cfsan201053, 2015-215, OMB control number 0910-0783, 2015-490, 2015-49, Lynn Szybist, A Labeling Guide for Restaurants and, Retail Establishments Selling, Away-From-Home Foods – Part II, Menu Labeling Requirements in Accordance, with 21 CFR 101.11, Draft Guidance for Industry, 2016-34
Type: Rulemaking
Docket Status: OPEN
Center: CFSAN
Docket Item Code: F
 

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Nov 02, 2015 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 09/16/2015
ID: FDA-2011-F-0172-0573
Comment Period Closed
Dec 31, 2014 11:59 PM ET
Rule
Posted: 12/01/2014
ID: FDA-2011-F-0172-0497
Comment Period Closed
Jul 05, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 05/24/2011
ID: FDA-2011-F-0172-0235
Comment Period Closed
Jun 06, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Other
Posted: 05/10/2011
ID: FDA-2011-F-0172-0210
Comment Period Closed
Jun 06, 2011 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 04/06/2011
ID: FDA-2011-F-0172-0001

Supporting Documents

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Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 12/12/2014
ID: FDA-2011-F-0172-0552
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 12/12/2014
ID: FDA-2011-F-0172-0551
Comments Not Accepted
Supporting & Related Material
Posted: 12/12/2014
ID: FDA-2011-F-0172-0550

Comments

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975
Comments Received*
Regulatory Timeline
Pre Rule
Current Stage
Proposed Rule
Current Stage
Final Rule
Current Stage
Completed
Current Stage
Agency Contact
Daniel Reese
Food Technologist
FDA/HHS
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (HFS-820), 5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
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