Domestic Updates

Update on CFIA Regulatory Modernization
During the 2017 ANAC AGM and Convention in Saskatoon, Dr. Michelle Illing (Director of the Animal Feed Division, CFIA) and Craig Price (Area Chief Inspector, CFIA) presented an update on the CFIA’s regulatory modernization efforts as well as other CFIA initiatives including the Integrated Agency Inspection Model (iAIM), the new electronic service portal (MyCFIA) and the classification of veterinary drugs and livestock feeds. The full presentation is available here (PDF).

Agricultural Growth Act
The Agricultural Growth Act is a bill that proposed changes to the suite of statutes that the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) uses to regulate our agricultural sector.