Federal Drug Administration

Comments of the Council on Wage and Price Stability Before the US Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Quality Service: Prohibition of PCB-Containing Equipment or Machinery and Liquid Polychlorinated Biphenlys (PCBs) in Federally- Inspected Meat Establishments, Poultry Product Establishments and Egg Product Plants

by Elizabeth Pinkston December 4, 1980 Environmental Protection Agency

The Council on Wage and Price Stability recommended against adoption at this time of the proposed regulations requiring that equipment containing fluid polychlorinated biphenlys (PCB’s) be removed from food-related industrial plants. The rules were proposed jointly by the Food and Drug Administration, the Department of Agriculture and the Environmental Protection Agency. They were designed to […]

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Council Urges More Study on Saccharin Ban

by Council on Wage and Price Stability June 14, 1977 Federal Drug Administration

In a filing before the Food and Drug Administration, the Council on Wage and Price Stability urged FDA to reconsider the pros and cons of its proposed ban on saccharin. The Council pointed out that the benefits of the proposed ban are not now known with any degree of accuracy, and may  not be enough […]

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Comments of the Council on Wage and Price Stability: Before the Food and Drug Administration: Whole Blood and Red Blood Cells

by Michael H. Moscow January 13, 1976 Federal Drug Administration

The Council on Wage and Price Stability (the “Council”) hereby submits its comments on the proposal of the Commissioner of Food and Drugs (FDA) to adopt regulations to require that whole blood and red blood cells bear: (l) a statement distinguishing blood from volunteer donors and blood from paid donors. and (2) a warning that blood collected from paid donor’s […]

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Council Recommends Delay of Polyvinyl Chloride Packaging Regulations

by Council on Wage and Price Stability December 19, 1975 Federal Drug Administration

The Council on Wage and Price Stability today asked the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to delay proposed regulations banning certain uses of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) for food packaging and evaluate new industry data and technology for use of PVC. Under the proposed regulations, based on now out-of-date production processes, the use of PVC in semirigid and rigid containers would […]

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Comments of the Council on Wage and Price Stability: Before the Food and Drug Administration: Vinyl Chloride Polymers in Contact with Food

by Michael H. Moscow December 1, 1975 Federal Drug Administration

The Council on Wage and Price Stability (the “Council”) hereby submits its comments on the proposal of the Commissioner of Food and Drugs (FDA) to adopt regulations restricting the uses of vinyl chloride polymers (PVC) in contact with food. These proposed regulations were published, with a request for comment, at 40 Federal Register 40529 (1975). The proposal bans the use of […]

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Statement of William Lilley III Before the Subcommittees on Fisheries and Wildlife and on Oceanography: House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

by William Lilley November 7, 1975 Federal Drug Administration

Mr. Chairman, it gives me great pleasure to appear before you today as a representatives of the Council on Wage and Price Stability. We welcome this opportunity to testify before you with respect to H.R.7153, the Shellfish Area Management Act of 1975…

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Council Testifies on Consumer Impact of FDA Proposed Shellfish Program

by Council on Wage and Price Stability November 7, 1975 Federal Drug Administration

In testimony November 7 before two Subcommittees of the House Merchant Marine and Fisheries Committee, the Council on Wage and Price Stability warned that proposed Food and Drug Administration regulations establishing the National Shellfish Safety Program could have a very disruptive impact on the shellfish industry and could drive up sharply the retail price of oysters, clams and mussels. The Council […]

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Council Expresses Concern about Effects on Small Businesses on FDA Proposed Shellfish Program

by Council on Wage and Price Stability October 21, 1975 Federal Drug Administration

In comments before the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) the Council on Wage and Price Stability warned that the proposed regulations of the National Shellfish Safety Program could have a very disruptive impact on small businesses. The Council said that an economic analysis concentrating on costs and benefits should be done before FDA decides to implement the proposed program. FDA […]

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Memorandum For Correspondents: Council Staff Files Comments to the Food and Drug Administration Regarding Prescription Drug Proposals

by Council on Wage and Price Stability September 30, 1975 Federal Drug Administration

In comments filed September 26 to the Food and Drug Administration, the Council staff reported preliminary findings of its drug consultant, Dr. Bernard A. Kemp, George Washington University Medical Center, concerning FDA’s prescription drug proposals. In light of these preliminary findings, the Council has asked FDA to reevaluate the need for an inflation impact statement […]

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Letter: From Roy A. Nierenberg, COWPS, to FDA

by Roy A. Nierenberg September 26, 1975 Federal Drug Administration

Dear Sir or Madam: On June 13, 1975, the Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) issued proposed regulations in the above dockets concerning conditions for marketing human drugs, drugs for human use, procedures for determining in vivo bioavailability of drug products, and procedures for establishing bioequivalence requirements. Notice of these proposed regulations appeared in the Federal Register of June 20, 1975, (40 Fed. […]

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Comments of the Council on Wage and Price Stability Before the Food and Drug Administration: Proposed Exemption of Individually Wrapped Piece of Confectionery From Required Net Weight Standards

by Vaughn C. Williams May 19, 1975 Federal Drug Administration

The following comments are submitted by the Council on Wage and Price Stability (Council) in response to the Food and Drug Administration’s (“FDA’s”) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to exempt certain categories of individually wrapped pieces of confectionery’ from the existing net quantity of contents labeling requirements in Part 1 of Title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations. That Notice was […]

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