H.R. 3552 (106th): Food Equality Detection Act of 2000


Jan 31, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 31, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Helen Chenoweth-Hage

Representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2000
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About the bill

Full Title

To require that agricultural products imported into the United States be subject to the same sanitary or phytosanitary measures as the same products of the United States, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/31/2000--Introduced.Food Equality Detection Act of 2000 - Prohibits the importation of foreign agricultural products that do not meet U.S. domestic: (1) sanitary and phytosanitary standards; and (2) control or inspection ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 31, 2000

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. 3552”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (6D, 5R) (show)
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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