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2016 Federal Bureau of Investigation Webinar

On April 19, 2016, the Federal Select Agent Program (FSAP) conducted a webinar in collaboration with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) to discuss changes to the FD-961 Bioterrorism Risk Assessment Form and the FSAP security risk assessment process. The presentation and questions asked during the webinar are available for download below:

Slide presentations PDF version(PDF 81kb)
Q&A's PDF version(PDF 1.3mb)

2015 Webcast

On November 19, 2015 the Federal Select Agent Program conducted a webcast to provide specific regulatory guidance and information on standards concerning biosafety, biosecurity and incident response issues related to the Federal Select Agent Program. The webcast, federal register notice, workshop agenda, and presentations are available for download below:

Federal Register NoticePDF version(PDF 195kb)
Workshop AgendaPDF version(PDF 120kb)
APHIS/CDC Select Agent Program Workshop, November 19, 2015

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APHIS / CDC Form 1 FAQ'sPDF version(PDF 265kb)
APHIS / CDC Forms 2 & 4 FAQ'sPDF version(PDF 1.9mb)
How are non-compliance issues handled by the FSAP?
Why would my entity get referred to OIG/FBI?
PDF version(PDF 2mb)
What happens if my entity gets referred to USDA/IES?PDF version(PDF 325kb)
What happens if my entity gets referred to HHS/OIG?PDF version(PDF 144kb)
Theft, Loss, or Release of Select Agents and ToxinsPDF version(PDF 389kb)