Regulatory Cooperation Council

On February 4, 2011, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and United States President Barack Obama announced the creation of the Canada-United States Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC) to better align the two countries’ regulatory approaches, where possible.
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Bilateral trade in Agriculture and Food between Canada and the U.S. has enabled both countries’ citizens to enjoy a reliable supply of some of the safest and highest quality food in the world.
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The RCC Joint Action Plan focuses regulatory reform efforts on surface, marine, and general transportation issues.
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Collaboration between the regulatory agencies will reduce costs for manufacturers of pharmaceutical and therapeutic products and improve the efficiency of the regulatory decision making process.
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Ensuring that Canada and the United States apply similar regulatory approaches to nanomaterials will be critical in reducing risks to environmental and human health while fostering innovation.
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Regulatory Cooperation Council
700-66 Slater Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A3
Email: rcc-ccr@pco-bcp.gc.ca
Fax: 613-992-2366

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