H.R. 3028 (101st): Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1989


Jul 27, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 27, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Henry Waxman

Representative for California's 24th congressional district


See Instead:

S. 1425 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Apr 25, 1990

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prescribe nutrition labeling for foods.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/1989--Introduced.Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1989 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) to deem a food misbranded unless its label states:(1) the serving size or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 27, 1989

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3028”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


25 cosponsors (22D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1425 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 1990

H.R. 3562 (Related)
Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 8, 1990

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