H.R. 2699 (108th): National Uniformity for Food Act of 2004


Jul 10, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 30, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Burr

Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 8, 2004
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for uniform food safety warning notification requirements, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

National Uniformity for Food Act of 2004 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) to prohibit any State or political subdivision from establishing or continuing in effect ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 10, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 30, 2004
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2699”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


168 cosponsors (128R, 40D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2649 (107th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 26, 2001

S. 3128 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 25, 2006

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