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Memoranda of Understanding (MOU)

FSIS routinely collaborates with other Federal agencies, States, tribal authorities, stakeholders, and the public to ensure the safety of meat, poultry, and processed egg products along the farm-to-table continuum. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) or Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) documents the procedures and responsibilities under a collaborative effort. 

Title & Link to Document (PDF) Subject Agencies (Abbr.) in Addition to FSIS Effective Date
MOU Between FSIS and APHIS Relative to Cooperation with Respect to Surveillance Programs (15-9100-1470-MU) Inspection, collection and examination of imported cooked meats for under processing: animal health slaughter surveillance activities; and information sharing USDA-APHIS 2014-11-20
MOU Between USDA-FSIS and DHHS-FDA Fish; inspection of Siluriformes fish and fish products DHHS-FDA 2014-04-30
MOU Between FSIS and APHIS Veterinary Services Assessing root cause in outbreaks of foodborne illness in humans USDA-APHIS-VS 2014-04-21
MOU Between FSIS and CDC-ATSDR Regarding Foodborne Health Hazard Assessments Associated with FSIS-Regulated Product Foodborne health hazard assessments associated with FSIS-regulated product CDC-ATSDR
CDC-NCEH
CDC-NCEZID
2014-01-24
FSIS-ARS Material Transfer Agreement Material Transfer Agreement USDA-ARS 2012-11-03
FSIS-FDA Material Transfer Agreement Material Transfer Agreement DHHS-FDA 2012-11-13
Memorandum of Understanding Between FSIS-ODIFP and CDC-NCEZID on Data Sharing Data Sharing CDC-NCEZID 2012-04-03
MOU Between USDA and DHHS Concerning Information Sharing Related to Food Safety, Public Health, and Other Food-Associated Activities (MOU-225-12-0007) Information sharing related to food safety, public health, and associated regulatory, marketing, and research activities DHHS-FDA
USDA-FFA
USDA-FNS
USDA-FS
USDA-MRP
USDA-REE
2012-01-19
MOU Between FSIS and FDA Regarding the Listing or Approval of Food Ingredients and Sources of Radiation Used in the Production of Meat and Poultry Products Food labeling and sources of radiation DHHS-FDA  
MOU Between FSIS and APHIS Regarding Final Rule 72 FR, Docket No. APHIS-2006-0041 Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy; Minimal-Risk Regions; Importation of Live Bovines and Products Derived from Bovines Final Rule USDA-APHIS 2007-10-30

 

Abbreviations:

  • CDC: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    • CDC-ATSDR: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
    • CDC-NCEH: National Center for Environmental Health
    • CDC-NCEZID: National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases
  • DHHS: United States Department of Health and Human Services
    • FDA: Food and Drug Administration (DHHS-FDA)
  • FSIS: Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA-FSIS)
  • USDA: United States Department of Agriculture
    • USDA-APHIS: Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
    • USDA-APHIS-VS: Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Veterinary Services
    • USDA-ARS: Agricultural Research Service
    • USDA-FFA: Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services
    • USDA-FNS: Food and Nutrition Service
    • USDA-FS: Forest Service
    • USDA-MRP: Marketing and Regulatory Programs Mission Area
    • USDA-REE: Research, Education and Economics Mission Area

 

Last Modified Nov 30, 2016