21 CFR 26.60 - Definitions.

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§ 26.60 Definitions.
(a) The following terms and definitions shall apply to this subpart only:
(1) Designating Authority means a body with power to designate, monitor, suspend, remove suspension of, or withdraw conformity assessment bodies as specified under this part.
(2) Designation means the identification by a designating authority of a conformity assessment body to perform conformity assessment procedures under this part.
(3) Regulatory Authority means a government agency or entity that exercises a legal right to control the use or sale of products within a party's jurisdiction and may take enforcement action to ensure that products marketed within its jurisdiction comply with legal requirements.
(b) Other terms concerning conformity assessment used in this part shall have the meaning given elsewhere in this part or in the definitions contained in “Guide 2: Standardization and Related Activities—General Vocabulary of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC)” (ISO/IEC Guide 2) (1996 edition), which is incorporated by reference in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552(a) and 1 CFR part 51. Copies are available from the International Organization for Standardization, 1, rue de Varembé, Case postale 56, CH-1211 Genève 20, Switzerland, or on the Internet at http://www.iso.ch or may be examined at the Food and Drug Administration's Medical Library, 5600 Fishers Lane, rm. 11B-40, Rockville, MD 20857, or at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). For information on the availability of this material at NARA, call 202-741-6030, or go to: http://www.archives.gov/federal_register/code_of_federal_regulations/ibr_locations.html. In the event of an inconsistency between the ISO/IEC Guide 2 and definitions in this part, the definitions in this part shall prevail.

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  • 2015-04-03; vol. 80 # 64 - Friday, April 3, 2015
    1. 80 FR 18087 - Food and Drug Administration Regulations; Change of Addresses; Technical Amendment
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Food and Drug Administration
      Final rule; technical amendment.
      This rule is effective April 3, 2015.
      21 CFR Parts 1, 26, 99, 201, 203, 206, 207, 310, 312, 314, 600, 601, 606, 607, 610, 660, 680, 801, 807, 812, 814, 822, and 1271

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Title 21 published on 2014-04-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 21 CFR Part 26 after this date.

  • 2015-04-03; vol. 80 # 64 - Friday, April 3, 2015
    1. 80 FR 18087 - Food and Drug Administration Regulations; Change of Addresses; Technical Amendment
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Food and Drug Administration
      Final rule; technical amendment.
      This rule is effective April 3, 2015.
      21 CFR Parts 1, 26, 99, 201, 203, 206, 207, 310, 312, 314, 600, 601, 606, 607, 610, 660, 680, 801, 807, 812, 814, 822, and 1271