Position Papers

This section is split into two distinct categories representing position papers adopted by the
U.S. Poultry & Egg Association and position papers adopted by other poultry related organizations.

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USPOULTRY Position Papers Date Adopted
Poultry Industry's Comments on FMCSA's Proposal To Require Electronic Logging Devices

May 23, 2014
Poultry Industry Comments on NLRB Proposed Changes to Representation Procedures

April 7, 2014
Comments on "Current Good Manufacturing Practice and Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls for Food for Animals"

March 31, 2014
Poultry Groups Comment on OSHA's Proposed Injury and Illness Tracking Regulation

March 7, 2014
USPOULTRY and NCC Refute Claims on Poultry Worker Safety

March 22, 2013
Poultry Industry Trade Organization Collaboration Agreement

January 30, 2013
Poultry Industry Supports Trade Promotion Authority

December 4, 2012
USPOULTRY Comments on Letters Seeking a Waiver of the Renewable Fuel Standard

November 2, 2012
Livestock and Poultry Farmers and Ranchers Appeal of NFPA 150 Amendments

July 9, 2012
Poultry Industry Responds to Consumers Union Report About Antibiotic Use in Livestock and Poultry Production

July 3, 2012
Poultry Industry Comments National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) Reporting Rule

March 27, 2012
Poultry Industry Supports ATA Request to Amend Definition of Tank Vehicles

March 26, 2012
Poultry Industry Support for the National Poultry Improvement Plan

March 16, 2012
Poultry Industry Comments on USDA's Proposed Requirement for Federal Contractors to Certify their Subcontractors and Suppliers Comply with all Federal Labor Laws

January 30, 2012
Poultry Industry Comments on National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Major Sources: Industrial, Commercial, and Institutional Boilers and Process Heaters

August 23, 2011
Poultry Industry Comments Chesapeake Bay
Protection and Restoration Section 502; Guidance for
Federal Land Management in the Chesapeake Bay
Watershed

April 23, 2010
Notice and Initial Request for Public Input
Clean Water Act Section 303(d):
Preliminary Notice of Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) for the Chesapeake Bay

February 8, 2010
Poultry Industry Comments on OSHA's Incident Reporting

September 20, 2011
USPOULTRY Public Comments – USDA, FSIS SIP Federal Register Notice September 12, 2011
Poultry Industry Comments on Suspension Of Roxarsone

August 31, 2011
Poultry Industry Comments on NLRB Proposed changes to Representation Procedures

August 22, 2011
Updated Poultry Industry Comments on OSHA's  Proposed Injury & Illness Recordkeeping Rulemaking

June 14, 2011
Poultry Industry Comments on FMCSA's Proposed Rule Mandating the Use of Electronic On Board Recorders

May 23, 2011
Poultry Industry Comments on DOT's Proposed Changes in Driver Hours of Service Regulations

February 28, 2011
Poultry Industry Comments on OSHA's Interpretation of Feasible Noise Controls

February 22, 2011
Poultry Industry Comments on NLRB's Proposed Employee Notice Requirements

February 16, 2011
USPOULTRY requests Congressional Hearing on DOT Hours of Service Rules

January 19, 2011
NCC and USPOULTRY Comments on Proposed GIPSA Rule

November 22, 2010
Poultry Industry Comments on Chesapeake Bay TMDL

November 8, 2010
Poultry Industry Comments to OFCCP's  Proposed Affirmative Action Rule

Sept. 21, 2010
Poultry Industry Comments on National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Major Sources: Industrial, Commercial, and Institutional Boilers and Process Heaters

August 23, 2010
Review of "Implementation Guidance on CAFO Regulations - CAFOs That Discharge or Are Proposing to Discharge"

June 23, 2010
Poultry Industry comments on OSHA's  proposed Injury & Illness Recordkeeping rulemaking

March 29, 2010
Poultry Industry Comments on Chesapeake Bay TMDL

March 25, 2010
Supplemental comments on OSHA's  proposed Combustible Dust rulemaking

January 19, 2010
Poultry Industry comments on OSHA's  proposed Combustible Dust rulemaking

January 8, 2010
Poultry Industry Ergonomics Whitepaper

January 2010
Other Poultry Related Position Papers Date Posted
FarmEcon LLC Study of GIPSA Rule Impact

November 22, 2010
Comments on Draft Chesapeake Bay Draft Strategy and Water Quality Report

March 25, 2010

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