Federal Register Posts 2015

2015
October
Importation of Fresh Peppers from Ecuador Into the United States
Notice of Availability of a Pest Risk Analysis for the Importation of Fresh Pitahaya From Israel
User Fees for Agricultural Quarantine and Inspection Services
Importation of Tomato Plantlets in Approved Growing Media From Mexico
Fee Increases for Overtime Services
September
USDA Announces the Importation of Kiwi from Chile into the United States Under a Systems Approach
USDA Announces the Importation of Fresh Peppers from Peru into the continental United States and the Territories
USDA Announces the Expansion of Citrus-Growing Area and the Importation of Citrus from Peru into the continental United States
USDA Announces its Decision to Authorize the Importation of Fresh Cranberries from Chile into the continental United States
August
USDA Announces Recognition of European Union and European Union Member State Regionalization Decisions by Updating the APHIS List of Regions Affected with African Swine Fever
USDA Announces Genetically Engineered (GE) Potato Deregulation
Finding of No Significant Environmental Impact for the Biological Control of Emerald Ash Borer
USDA Announces a Technical Amendment to the Importation of Fresh Unshu Oranges from Japan into the United States
Notice of Availability of Treatment Evaluation Documents and Supplemental Environmental Assessment for Pesticide Use for the Imported Fire Ant Program
USDA Announces a Notice of Affirmation of Revision of a Treatment Schedule for Hot Water Treatment of Mangoes
July
USDA APHIS Adds Treatment Schedule for Methyl Bromide Fumigation of Figs
USDA APHIS New and Revised Treatments for Various Plant Commodities
USDA APHIS interim rule and request for comments on Emerald Ash Borer Quarantined Areas
USDA APHIS Final Rule on Khapra Beetle New Regulated Countries and Articles
June
USDA APHIS Announces Final Rule on the Importation of Beef From a Region in Argentina
USDA APHIS Announces Final Rule on the Importation of Beef From a Region in Brazil
USDA Announces the Availability of a Petition to Amend the Reporting Requirements for Research Facilities Under the Animal Welfare Act Regulations
USDA Announces the Availability of a Preliminary Plant Pest Risk Assessment and Draft Environmental Assessment of Maize Genetically Engineered For Protection Against Corn Rootworm and Resistance to Glyphosate
USDA Proposes to Allow Importation of Phalaenopsis Spp. Plants From China in Approved Growing Media
​USDA seeks comment on environmental documents for cotton genetically engineered for resistance to the herbicides 2,4-D and glufosinate.
May
USDA Announces the Availability for a Preliminary Plant Pest Risk Assessment and Draft Environmental Assessment for Dow AgroSciences’ cotton genetically engineered to resist 2,4-D and glufosinate.
USDA Announces the Availability of the Record of Decision for the Final Environmental Impact Statement on the Double-crested Cormorant Management Plan to Reduce Predation of Juvenile Salmonids in the Columbia River Estuary
USDA Announces the Authorization for the Interstate Movement of Sea Asparagus Tips from Hawaii into the Continental United States
USDA Requests Comments on Petition to Develop Specific Ethologically Appropriate Standards for Nonhuman Primates in Research
USDA Proposes Rule for Importation of Citrus from Peru
April
USDA Reopens Comment Period for Stakeholder Workshop on Agricultural Coexistence​
USDA Makes Available A Pest Risk Analysis for Importation of Fresh Pitahaya From Israel
USDA Adopts Final Rule Allowing Importation of Papayas From Peru
USDA Requests Comment on Proposal to Allow Importation of Fresh Peppers From Peru Into the Continental United States and the Territories
USDA Requests Comment on Proposal to Allow the Importation of Fresh Peppers From Ecuador Into the United States
USDA Requests Comment on Proposal to Allow Import of Fresh Andean Blackberry and Raspberry Fruit From Ecuador into the United States
USDA Adopts Final Rules Allowing Importation of Apples From China
Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Animal Health to Meet April 28-29
March
USDA Removes Saudi Arabia from List of Regions Affected by African Horse Sickness
USDA Requests Comment on a Petition to Define Alternatives to Procedures That May Cause Pain or Distress
USDA Authorizes the Importation of Fresh Figs From Mexico Into the Continental United States
USDA Authorizes the Importation of Fresh Tejocote Fruit From Mexico Into the Continental United States
APHIS Adds Areas in Minnesota, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin to Gypsy Moth Generally Infested Areas
APHIS Announces the Notice of Availability of a Pest Risk Analysis for the Importation of Fresh Cranberries From Chile Into the Continental United States
APHIS Reopens Comment Period Regarding Importation of Orchids in Growing Media From Taiwan
APHIS Proposes Rule for Importation of Mexican Tomato Plantlets in Growing Media
February
USDA Seeks Public Input as Part of Biennial Review of Select Agents and Toxins List
APHIS Shares Notice of Availability of a Treatment Evaluation Document--Methyl Bromide Fumigation of Figs
USDA Declares Sonora, Mexico as Free of Fever Ticks
APHIS Proposes to Amend Rule to Allow Hass Avocado from all Mexico
USDA Evaluates Croatia’s Status for Several Animal Diseases; Evaluation Available for Public Comment
January
USDA Withdraws Interim Rule on Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia
APHIS Announces Deregulation of Monsanto Company’s Genetically Engineered Soybeans and Cotton
Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia; Interstate Movement and Import Restrictions on Certain Live Fish