The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) Biotechnology Regulatory Services (BRS) will hold its annual Stakeholder Meeting on Thursday, December 8, 2022. BRS will offer in-person—at the USDA Center at Riverside, 4700 River Road, Riverdale, MD 20737—and virtual options for attendance. Please mark your calendars now to join us at this upcoming meeting to hear updates about our implementation of the revised biotechnology regulations, including the new Regulatory Status Review and Confirmation Request processes, and other 2022 activities.
We welcome your feedback on discussion topics for the meeting. Please submit comments or suggestions on potential topics of interest by October 14, 2022, to email@example.com. We will send out further meeting details and registration information soon. Please check the BRS website for future meeting updates.
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