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May 22, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 22, 2003
Length: 25 pages
To clarify the authority of the Secretary of Agriculture to prescribe performance standards for the reduction of pathogens in meat, meat products, poultry, and poultry products processed by establishments receiving inspection services and to enforce the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) System requirements, sanitation requirements, and the performance standards.
5/22/2003--Introduced.Meat and Poultry Pathogen Reduction and Enforcement Act - Amends the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act, respectively, to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to:(1) prescribe ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3956 (107th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3160 (109th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2203”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 2002
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 30, 2005
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2203 — 108th Congress: Meat and Poultry Pathogen Reduction and Enforcement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr2203
“H.R. 2203 — 108th Congress: Meat and Poultry Pathogen Reduction and Enforcement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr2203>
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