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USDA/AMS RIN: 0581-AD89 Publication ID: Fall 2021 
Title: Origin of Livestock (AMS-NOP-11-0009)  

AMS is drafting a final rule based on the comments received during the recently reopened the comment period for the April 2015 proposed rule on the Origin of Organic Livestock. This action requested additional input on alternative solutions posed by commenters in previous comment periods. Suggested solutions are helping to clarify requirements for transitioning nonorganic dairy animals to organic production.

Agency: Department of Agriculture(USDA)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 7 CFR 205   
Legal Authority: 7 U.S.C. 6501 to 6522   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  04/28/2015  80 FR 23455   
NPRM Comment Period End  07/27/2015 
NPRM Comment Period Reopened  10/01/2019  84 FR 52041   
Reopening of Comment Period End  12/02/2019 
NPRM Comment Period Reopened  05/12/2021  86 FR 25961   
Reopening of Comment Period End  07/12/2021 
Final Rule  03/00/2022 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Related RINs: Related to 0581-AD08 
Agency Contact:
Jennifer Tucker
Deputy Administrator, USDA National Organic Program
Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Marketing Service
1400 Independence Avenue SW,
Washington, DC 20250
Phone:202 260-8077