About the bill
- Full Title
To amend section 201(e) of the Agricultural Act of 1949 to prohibit the sale, during a 3-year period, of milk produced by cows injected with bovine growth hormone, and to require that the Secretary of Agriculture issue rules requiring records to be kept by producers regarding the manufacture and sale of bovine growth hormone during such period, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Feb 7, 1990
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4004”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4004 — 101st Congress: Bovine Growth Hormone Moratorium Act of 1990. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr4004
“H.R. 4004 — 101st Congress: Bovine Growth Hormone Moratorium Act of 1990.” www.GovTrack.us. 1990. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr4004>
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