[Federal Register: October 1, 1999 (Volume 64, Number
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DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Foreign Agricultural Service
Notice of Public Meeting on U.S. Participation in the 16th Annual Meeting of the International Consultative Group on Food Irradiation
|AGENCY:||Foreign Agricultural Service, USDA.|
|ACTION:||Notice of meeting.|
|SUMMARY:||FAS is informing the public of a
meeting to be held Thursday, October 7, 1999, at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
in Washington, DC. The purpose of this meeting is to solicit public comment on U.S.
participation in the 16th annual meeting of the International Consultative Group on Food
Irradiation (ICGFI), October 25-27, 1999, in Antalya, Turkey, including the continued U.S.
participation, future activities (Plan of Work), U.S. level of contributions (funding),
and ICGFI's role. It is also to seek public input in identifying any new issues of concern
that should be considered.
Representatives from past
delegations will also be present to apprise the public of the background of ICGFI, its
mandate, past contributions and to respond to questions. ICGFI was established under
The functions of ICGFI are: