This guide encompasses information on laws and regulations relating to food safety and labeling
Last Updated: May 23, 2014
- U.S. Code
Relevant titles include 7 (Agriculture), 21 (Food and Drugs), and portions of 42 (Public Health and Welfare)
- Code of Federal Regulations
Relevant titles include 7 (Agriculture), 9 (Animals and Animal Products), 21 (Food and Drugs), and 50 (Wildlife and Fisheries)
- List of CFR Sections Affected
For information on changes to the CFR; published monthly
- Federal Register
Daily publication containing proposed or new rules or changes to existing rules, agency notices, and presidential documents.
- Hein Online
Database with various libraries, including the CFR and Federal Register Libraries. Both libraries provide access to the List of CFR Sections Affected. Coverage goes back to the beginning of these publications (1930's).
These are reports prepared by the Library of Congress for members of Congress. These reports are not uniformly available from Congress. Listed below are websites that provide free access to selected reports. Most of these websites have search functions and/or are browsable by subject.