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Amendment to examination and investigation sample requirements--FDA. Direct final rule.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10185810     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is amending its regulations regarding the collection of twice the quantity of food, drug, or cosmetic estimated to be sufficient for analysis. This action increases the dollar amount that FDA will consider to determine whether to routinely collect a reserve sample of a food, drug, or cosmetic product in addition to the quantity sufficient for analysis. Experience has demonstrated that the current dollar amount does not adequately cover the cost of most quantities sufficient for analysis plus reserve samples. This direct final rule is part of FDA's continuing effort to achieve the objectives of the President's "Reinventing Government" initiative, and is intended to reduce the burden of unnecessary regulations on food, drugs, and cosmetics without diminishing the protection of the public health. Elsewhere in this issue of the Federal Register, FDA is publishing a companion proposed rule under FDA's usual procedures for notice and comment to provide a procedural framework to finalize the rule in the event the agency receives any significant adverse comment and withdraws this direct final rule.
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Federal register     Volume:  63     ISSN:  0097-6326     ISO Abbreviation:  Fed Regist     Publication Date:  1998 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1998-12-15     Completed Date:  1998-12-15     Revised Date:  2000-12-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7808722     Medline TA:  Fed Regist     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  51297-9     Citation Subset:  H    
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Drug Approval / legislation & jurisprudence*
United States
United States Food and Drug Administration

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