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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Montana At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: May 5, 1999
Length: 2 pages
106th Congress (1999–2000)
This bill was introduced on May 5, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
May 5, 1999
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H.R. 1698 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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