REGULATORY UPDATE: DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Subject: Inspection of Meat and Poultry 

Gate Way Group Contact: Deanna Hemphill
Email: dhemphill@gogateway.org 
MISSOURI REGISTER ISSUE:  January 2, 2014
STATE DEPARTMENT:  Department of Agriculture
Division: 30-Animal Health
Chapter: 10-Food Safety and Meat Inspection
Action:  Proposed Amendment

PURPOSE: This amendment ensures that the current rule language clearly includes the most recent publication date of Title 9, the Code of Federal Regulations published January 1 of each calendar year for the Missouri Meat and Poultry Inspection Program to be in compliance with federal regulations and maintain “equal to” status as determined by the United States Department of Agriculture/Food Safety and Inspection Service. Read more here.

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