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PTNPA is working to provide members with timely and relevant information as we navigate the impacts of COVID-19 on our industry. Please do not hesitate to call on us for support and resources during this time.



FDA FAQs: Food Safety & COVID-19

4/6/2020: Hogan Lovells: FDA and USDA Update COVID-19 Food Safety Guidance Regarding Masks, Inspector Availability, and More

4/3/2020: Hogan Lovells: FDA Announces Plans to Conduct Remote FSVP Inspections

4/3/2020: Hogan Lovells: FDA Deputy Commissioner Yiannas Issues PSA and FDA Updates COVID-19 Food Safety Guidance

4/2/2020: Hogan Lovells: FDA Issues Temporary Policy for Menu Labeling Requirements and Updates COVID-19 Guidance

3/31/2020: Hogan Lovells: USDA to Initiate Rulemaking for “Made in USA” Claims on Meat and Poultry Products

3/31/2020: Hogan Lovells: CISA Updates Critical Infrastructure Workers Guidance and FDA Issues Additional Guidance for Industry and the Public

3/30/2020: Hogan Lovells: FDA and TTB Response to Increased Demand for Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer Production

3/30/2020: Hogan Lovells: What Food Companies Should Know About the Third Federal COVID-19 Stimulus Package (CARES Act)

3/27/20: Hogan Lovells: FDA Announces Temporary Flexibility Regarding Nutrition Labeling Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

3/27/20: FDA Approved Protocol for When Employee/Customer Tests Positive for COVID-19

3/24/20: Hogan Lovells: FSIS Announces Temporary Allowances for Foodservice Labels Going to Retail

3/24/20: Hogan Lovells COVID-19 Update: FDA Issues Updated Guidance for Food Industry

3/20/20: Hogan Lovells COVID-19 Update: Supplemental Update on Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers

3/19/20: Hogan Lovells COVID-19 Update: FDA Temporarily Postpones Routine Domestic Inspections

3/19/20: Hogan Lovells COVID-19 Update: Food and Agriculture Critical Infrastructure Sector Classification and State and Local Restrictions and Curfews

3/18/20: FDA and USDA Issue COVID-19 Guidance for Industry and Inspectors

3/17/20: FDA Publishes Temporary COVID-19 Policy for FSMA Supplier Verification Onsite Audit Requirements

3/16/20: Hogan Lovells Summary of Families First Coronavirus Response Act

3/03/20: Hogan Lovells COVID-19 Preparedness Considerations for the Food Industry

2/27/20: FDA Statement on Supply Chain Update



Industry Fact Sheets

Industry FAQs

Food Safety Infographic

Food Supply Infographic

Social Media Fact Graphics

Social Media #FeedingUS Graphics

Social Media FAQ Graphics (answers in fact sheets)



CDC Coronavirus Resource  and Q&A

Community Safety Infographic

Federal Emergency Preparedness Funding

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Expanded Emergency Declaration

Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers

Mitigation Strategies for Communities



Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA): Guidance on the Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce

Covington: Federal Authorities Support the Protection of Essential Components of the Value Chain to Ensure an Uninterrupted Supply of Food to Consumers

Critical Infrastructure Certification

Critical Infrastructure Worker Letter

Emergency Prevention Measures for Social Distancing in Food Manufacturing Facilities as Related to COVID-19

FBIA: Food and Beverage Issue Alliance Resources

FBIA Webinar Recording: COVID-19 Facts and Fiction for the Food Industry

FBIA Webinar Recording: Overview of Coronaviruses and the Current Situation

FDA Coronavirus Resource  and Q&A

FEMA: How to Help


Food Industry Recommended Protocols When Employee/Customer Tests Positive for COVID- 19

Legal Resource Center – Hogan Lovells

National Governors Association State-by-State Response to COVID-19

National Journal Policy Resource Center

Priority Testing Communication to State County Local Health Officials

WHO Coronavirus Resource  and  Q&A



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