H.R. 3562 (101st): Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990

Introduced:

Oct 31, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 8, 1990

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 8, 1990.

Law:

Pub.L. 101-535

Sponsor:

Henry Waxman

Representative for California's 24th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 8, 1990

About the bill

Full Title

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

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1425 (Related)
Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1989

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 25, 1990

H.R. 3028 (Related)
Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1989

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 27, 1989

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3562” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

History

Introduced
Oct 31, 1989
Reported by Committee
May 16, 1990
Passed House
Jul 30, 1990
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
Oct 24, 1990
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Oct 26, 1990
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 8, 1990

Details

Cosponsors
24 cosponsors (22D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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