Fact Sheets & Presentations

The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) was signed into law by President Obama on January 4, 2011. It aims to ensure the U.S. food supply is safe by shifting the focus of federal regulators from responding to contamination to preventing it. Below is a list of available fact sheets and information by topic. 

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General Information

Proposed Rules 


  • Proposed Rule for Preventive Controls for Food for Animals (PPT, 2.5MB) Updated November 4, 2013
  • Proposed Rules to Help Ensure the Safety of Imported Food (PPT, 852KB)
  • Proposed Rules for Produce Safety and Preventive Controls in Human Food under the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (PPT, 2.6MB)
  • Food Safety Modernization Act: Overview (PPT, 2.0MB)
  • Food Safety Modernization Act: Focus on Imports (PPT, 2.1MB)
  • Food Safety Modernization Act: Focus on Prevention (PPT, 9.5MB)

NOTE: For presentations given at FSMA public meetings, please go to the main FSMA meeting page and select the desired meeting. 

Additional Information by Topic

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