7 C.F.R. §2.18 - Under Secretary for Food Safety

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5 cases
  • U.S. v. Espy, Criminal Action No. 97-0335 (RMU).
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. United States District Court (Columbia)
    • December 23, 1997
    ...to "appoint" inspectors and "cause to be made" inspections of meat processing establishments. See 21 U.S.C. § 601 et seq.,34 Cf. 7 C.F.R. § 2.18(a)(1)(ii)(B) (1997) (the Undersecretary for Food and Safety is to "exercise the functions of the Secretary of Agriculture contained in ... the Fed......
  • Food & Water Watch, Inc. v. Vilsack
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. United States District Court (Columbia)
    • February 9, 2015
    ...Congress enacted in 1957, establishes a scheme for federal inspection of poultry slaughterhouses. The FSIS administers the PPIA, see 7 C.F.R. §§ 2.18(a)(1)(ii)(A), 2.53(a)(2)(i), and prior to the new rules that are the subject of this case, the FSIS's regulations provided for four inspectio......
  • United Food & Commercial Workers Union v. U.S. Dep't of Agric.
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 8th Circuit. United States District Court of Minnesota
    • April 1, 2020
    ...FSIS adopted this requirement pursuant to its authority under the FMIA. See Final Rule, at 52,346 (citing 21 U.S.C. §§ 601 – 95 and 7 C.F.R. § 2.18, 2.53 as authority for the regulations containing the attestation requirements).FSIS cannot both lack authority to consider worker safety and h......
  • Food & Water Watch, Inc. v. Vilsack, 15–5037.
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (District of Columbia)
    • December 22, 2015
    ...inspected by the USDA. Id. § 453(h)(12); 9 C.F.R. § 381.96.The Food Safety and Inspection Service ("FSIS") administers the PPIA. See 7 C.F.R. §§ 2.18(a)(1)(ii)(A), 2.53(a)(2)(i). Historically, FSIS has permitted chicken and turkey—the poultry products of concern to Plaintiffs—to be inspecte......
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  • USDA wants to know how to teach consumers about food safety practices
    • United States
    • LexBlog United States
    • March 19, 2019
    ...DC 20250– 3700; (202) 720–5627. The notice states: FSIS has been delegated the authority to exercise the functions of the Secretary (7 CFR 2.18, 2.53) as specified in the Federal Meat Inspection Act (FMIA) (21 U.S.C. 601, et seq.), the Poultry Products Inspection Act (PPIA) (21 U.S.C. 451, ......
  • Federal meat inspection has failed to adapt to operational environment
    • United States
    • LexBlog United States
    • November 7, 2022
    ...PPIA, and EPIA assign specific functions to the Secretary, which the Secretary delegates, through the Under Secretary for Food Safety [7 CFR 2.18], to the FSIS Administrator [7 CFR 2.53]. The FMIA, PPIA, and EPIA task FSIS with assuring that adulterated and/or misbranded meat, poultry, or e......

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