To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act to provide that a quality grade label issued by the Secretary of Agriculture may not be used for imported meat and meat food products.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Montana At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: May 5, 1999
Length: 2 pages
May 5, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 5, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 5, 1999
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H.R. 1698 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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