From: Christopher Melchert []
Sent: Tuesday, September 23, 2003 10:33 AM
Subject: Request for Extension of Comment Period, Docket No. 03N-0076
Dear Sir or Madam:
On behalf of the Snack Food Association, I am electronically submitting a request for extension of the comment period on the Food and Drug Administrationís Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR), Food Labeling:  Trans Fatty Acids in Nutrition Labeling, Consumer Research to Consider Nutrient Content and Health Claims and Possible Footnote or Disclosure Statement published in the Federal Register on July 11, 2003.  Please see attached ANPR extension letter.
Thank You,
Christopher T. Melchert, REHS, CFSP, CRT
Director of Regulatory and Technical Affairs
Snack Food Association
1711 King Street, Suite 1
Alexandria, Virginia  22314
703/836-4500 ext.211
703/836-8262 (fax)