2002N-0278 - Prior Notice of Imported Food Under the Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002; Reopening of Comment Period
FDA Comment Number : EC438
Submitter : Ms. Amy Rosenoff Date & Time: 05/17/2004 06:05:06
Organization : Pacific Organic Produce
Food Industry
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Issue Areas/Comments
GENERAL
GENERAL
Produce should be exempt from prior notice time frame for imports because it undergoes scrutimny at the port by FDA agents. Prior notice could cause problems with perishable products and hurt US tade.