Legislation and Policy

National Agricultural Law Center

The National Agricultural Law Center is the only agricultural law research and information facility that is independent, national in scope, and directly connected to the national agricultural information network. As a result of the expanding scope of agricultural law and its convergence with related areas, the Center also includes food law in the scope of its coverage.


DHHS. CDC. National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.

National survey periodically conducted to assess school health policies and programs at the state, district, school, and classroom levels.

Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Administration and U.S. Government Publishing Office.

Find rules, proposed rules, notices of Federal agencies and organizations, executive orders and other presidential documents in this official daily journal of the U.S. Government.

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry. United States Senate.

Provides information on policy issues concerning government food programs ensuring that citizens have access to safe and nutritious food.

United States Government Printing Office.

The Code of Federal Regulations is the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government.

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations.

Protects the health of consumers and ensures fair trade practices in the food trade, and promotes coordination of all food standards work undertaken by international governmental and non-governmental organizations.