21 CFR 118.7 - Sampling methodology for Salmonella Enteritidis (SE).

§ 118.7 Sampling methodology for Salmonella Enteritidis (SE).

(a)Environmental sampling. An environmental test must be done for each poultry house in accordance with § 118.5 (a) and (b). Within each poultry house, you must sample the environment using a sampling plan appropriate to the poultry house layout.

(b)Egg sampling. When you conduct an egg test required under § 118.6, you must collect and test the following number of eggs from the positive poultry house:

(1) To meet the egg testing requirements of § 118.6(c), you must collect and deliver for testing a minimum of 1,000 intact eggs representative of a day's production. The 1,000-egg sample must be tested according to § 118.8. You must collect and test four 1,000-egg samples at 2-week intervals for a total of 4,000 eggs.

(2) To meet the monthly egg testing requirement of § 118.6(e), you must collect and deliver for testing a minimum of 1,000 intact eggs representative of a day's production per month for the life of the flock. Eggs must be tested according to § 118.8.

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Title 21 published on 10-May-2017 03:43

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 21 CFR Part 118 after this date.

  • 2017-03-17; vol. 82 # 51 - Friday, March 17, 2017
    1. 82 FR 14143 - Presiding Officer for an Appeal and Informal Hearing; Technical Amendments
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Food and Drug Administration
      Final rule; technical amendments.
      This rule is effective March 17, 2017.
      21 CFR Parts 1, 101, 112, 115, 117, 118, 507, and 800