The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of the Under Secretary for Food Safety is convening a June 10, 2016, public meeting in Washington, D.C. to discuss U.S. draft positions for consideration at the 39th Session of the Codex Alimentarius Commission (CAC) in Rome, Italy, on June 27-July 1.

Agenda activities at the June 10 meeting will include Codex work on antimicrobial resistance, relations between CAC and other international organizations and issues regarding food integrity/authenticity. See Federal Register, April 25, 2016.