RULE 40-10-5-.04 - Withholding Action or Suspension With Prior Notification

RULE 40-10-5-.04. Withholding Action or Suspension With Prior Notification

Georgia Department of Agriculture, Meat Inspection Section may take a withholding action or impose a suspension after an establishment is provided prior notification and the opportunity to demonstrate or achieve compliance because:

(1) The HACCP system is inadequate, as specified in 9 CFR 417.6, due to multiple or recurring noncompliance;

(2) The Sanitation Standard Operating Procedures have not been properly implemented or maintained as specified in 9 CFR 416;

(3) The establishment has not maintained sanitary conditions as prescribed in 9 CFR 416 due to multiple or recurring noncompliances;

(4) The establishment did not collect and analyze samples for Escherichia coli Biotype 1 and record results in accordance with 9 CFR 310.25 or 9 CFR 381.94;

(5) The establishment did not meet the Salmonella performance standard requirements prescribed in 9 CFR 310.25 or 9 CFR 381.94.

(Original Rule entitled "Withholding Action or Suspension With Prior Notification" adopted. F. Jan. 17, 2003; eff. Feb. 6, 2003.)

Authority O.C.G.A. Secs. 26-2-201, 26-2-202, 26-2-204, 26-2-208, 26-2-210, 26-2-214.

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