On February 10, 2017, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) announced the comment period on its proposed revisions to its biotechnology regulations will remain open through June 19, 2017. This action will allow interested persons additional time to prepare and submit comments.
APHIS will consider all public comments received on or before June 19, 2017. Notice of this comment period closing date was published in the Federal Register on February 10, 2017.
To view the notice and submit public comments, please go to our online public comment portal.