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H.R. 5230 (107th): Safe And Fair Enforcement and Recall for Meat, Poultry, and Food Act

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To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act, the Poultry Products Inspection Act, and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for improved public health and food safety through enhanced enforcement, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Lynn Rivers

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2002
Length: 32 pages
Jul 25, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Jul 25, 2002

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H.R. 5230 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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