Veterinary Surveillance Inspection of Subsistence
This major revision, dated 28 August 2006–
o Changes the types of surveillance inspections (para 1-6).
o Adds guidance for the inspection of prime vendor equivalent subsistence items (para 1-6b).
o Adds definitions for receipt and conveyance inspections (para 1-6).
o Defines the requirements for pest infestation inspections (para 1-6c).
o Adds additional guidance for sample selection (para 1-7).
o Defines inspections utilizing biased sampling (para 1-7b).
o Changes the requirements for open package inspection (para 1-8b).
o Adds the requirement to utilize the U.S. Standard for Condition of Food Containers, with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Visual Aids or Gauges for Containers (para 1-9b).
o Adds guidance for the use of approximate keeping times (AKT) (para 1-12b).
o Replaces the statistical sampling tables with a new sampling table (table 2-1).
o Adds requirements for the frequency of inspection of semi-perishable foods (para 2-2).
o Deletes appendix C.
o Deletes appendix D.
o Deletes appendix E.
o Deletes appendix F.