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Removal Of Outdated FDA Inspection Scheduling Rule Blocked By A Few Individuals

Executive Summary

It may have seemed like a ‘no brainer’ for FDA to immediately remove the outdated two-year inspection requirement for biologics facilities, but the agency will trudge through the full rulemaking process instead owing to what it called ‘significant adverse comment.’ Such a slow turning of bureaucratic gears might not bode well for the Trump administration’s regulatory reforms.

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