H.R. 5563 (109th): MEAL Act

Introduced:

Jun 8, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 8, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rosa DeLauro

Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2006
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to extend the food labeling requirements of the Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990 to enable customers to make informed choices about the nutritional content of standard menu items in large chain restaurants.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 8, 2006
 
Introduced

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