More FDA Detention Slips For Food Cos.

Law360, New York (March 6, 2013, 11:37 AM EST) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration continues to roll out regulations and guidance implementing the 2011 Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).[1] On Jan. 4, 2013, the agency issued two proposed rules on preventive controls and produce,[2] and on Feb. 5, 2013, it finalized an interim rule spelling out when the agency will exercise administrative authority to detain food it believes poses a safety risk.[3] 

With the rule on administrative detention finalized, the FDA has available an array of administrative tools it can use to compel compliance...
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