Case Type Number: 
Statute (Common Name): 
Federal Meat Inspection Act
Program Area: 
Health & Safety
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
7 CFR 1.130 - 1.151; 9 CFR 500.1 - 500.8
Filed By: 
Federal Agency
Brief Description of Case Type: 
Proceedings to determine whether applicants for meat inspection service, or persons having such service, have violated the conditions for such service, and whether such service should therefore be denied or withdrawn. For imminent threats to public health or safety (such as shipping adulterated products), FSIS make take immediate, temporary action pending hearings.
Relief Available in Actions Filed by Agency: 
Revocation/Suspension/Restriction of Program Benefit
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified