In response to the Bioterrorism Act of 2002, which placed a high priority on improving information management to help protect the food supply.
The Law requires two compliances: Registration of facilities that manufacture, process, pack or store food products.
Failure to register a food facility in accordance with section 415 is a prohibited act.
If a food facility that previously submitted a registration to the FDA does not submit a registration renewal during the period beginning October 1 and ending December 31.
The facility's registration will be considered cancelled, expired, and will notify the facility's registrant that the facility's registration has expired.