To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to establish labeling requirements regarding allergenic substances in food, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 18th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2002
Length: 15 pages
107th Congress (2001–2002)
This bill was introduced on November 14, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Nov 14, 2002
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H.R. 5747 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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