ABSTRACT

Food and Drug Administration's Discretion to Approve Methods of Detection and to Define the Term 'No Residue' Pursuant to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act: Memorandum Opinion for the Assistant Administrator and General Counself, Environmental Protection Agency, and the General Counsel, Department of Health and Human Services [October 13, 1995]   [open pdf - 73KB]

"This memorandum responds to the Environmental Protection Agency's ('EPA') and the Food and Drug Administration's ('FDA') request for our opinion regarding the FDA's regulations implementing what is known as the 'DES proviso' to the Delaney Clause of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, 21 U.S.C. §§ 301-393 (the 'Act'). Both agencies have certain responsibilities under the Act, which establishes federal regulatory authority over the safety of food additives, human and animal drugs, certain pesticides, and cosmetics."

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1995-10-13
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Public Domain
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United States. Department of Justice: http://www.justice.gov/
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