The U.S. Food and Drug administration (FDA) has submitted a proposed information collection to the Office of Management and Budget regarding the estimated recordkeeping burden for maintaining current good manufacturing practices in manufacturing, packaging, labeling, or holding operations for dietary supplements.

Among other things, FDA notes that the recordkeeping requirements will include establishing written procedures and maintaining records pertaining to personnel; sanitation; calibration of instruments and controls; maintaining, cleaning and sanitizing equipment and utensils and other contact surfaces; production and process controls; quality control; laboratory operations; manufacturing operations; packaging and labeling operations; holding and distributing operations; returned dietary supplements; and product complaints. Comments are requested by march 27, 2014. See Federal Register, February 25, 2014.