Federal Food

Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act

a regulation in the United States which requires all drugs used in animals to be approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
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Supporters argue New Hampshire residents have a right to know whether their food is produced with genetic engineering, but critics say the federal Food and Drug Administration has not mandated the labeling because it determined the foods are safe.
Members of the House will also debate efforts by the Ministry of Environment and Water to protect soil and plant cover, setting up a federal food watchdog, and subsidising fishing and fodder.
Abu Dhabi Responding to a motion by a member of the Federal National Council (FNC) to set up a federal food and drug watchdog to protect people from unfit food and drugs, Mohammad Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs, said it was not in his powers and the issue should be posed to the ministries of Health and Environment.
Use these interactive maps to compare the level of food insecurity across Texas to the number of Texans who receive federal food stamps and the estimated economic impact of the food assistance funding.
An amendment was added to the federal food safety law to ensure small businesses are protected, exempting them from the extensive requirements imposed upon large food manufacturers and processors.
ISLAMABAD, March 25, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Differences have been intensified between Federal Food and Agriculture Minister Nazar Mohammad Gondal and Federal Food Secretary Zia-ur-Rehman over appointment and recruitment in their ministry.
ISLAMABAD, March 25, 2010 (Frontier Star): Differences have been intensified between Federal Food and Agriculture Minister Nazar Mohammad Gondal and Federal Food Secretary Zia-ur-Rehman over appointment and recruitment in their ministry.
FOOD safety advocates and victims of food-borne illness filed into the halls of Congress in early September, delivering life-saving information and calling for stricter federal food oversight.
USDA also placed an administrative hold on all Westland Meat products because of potential violations of regulatory requirements and contractual terms as a supplier of products to the federal food and nutrition programs.
The federal Food Stamp Program, which provides $29 billion in annual benefits, now provides recipients with electronic benefit transfer cards instead of food stamps.
THE EUROPEAN Commission and the Belgian Federal Food Chain Security Agency are investigating the contamination of animal feed with poisonous dioxins, some exported to Germany and the Netherlands.
This would nullify the Dietary Supplement, Health, and Education Act of 1994, which was enacted after the federal Food and Drug Administration threatened to restrict vitamins and other non-drug supplements.

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