U.S.-Canada Regulatory Cooperation

On Dec. 7, 2011, President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced two initiatives to strengthen the vital economic partnership between the United States and Canada.

White House Fact Sheet: U.S. Canada Beyond the Border and Regulatory Cooperation Council Initiatives

USDA Fact Sheet: U.S. Canada Beyond the Border Action Plan (December 2011)

USDA Fact Sheet: U.S.-Canada Regulatory Cooperation Council Action Plan  (December 2011)

USDA Fact Sheet: Pre-Clearance Initiative (July 2012)