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Apr 26, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on April 26, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Kentucky
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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2005
Length: 8 pages
A bill to allow Congress, State legislatures, and regulatory agencies to determine appropriate laws, rules, and regulations to address the problems of weight gain, obesity, and health conditions associated with weight gain or obesity.
4/26/2005--Introduced.Commonsense Consumption Act of 2005 - Prohibits new and dismisses pending civil actions by any person against a manufacturer, marketer, distributor, advertiser, or seller of food or a trade association ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1428 (108th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1323 (110th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 908”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 17, 2003
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 7, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 908 — 109th Congress: Commonsense Consumption Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s908
“S. 908 — 109th Congress: Commonsense Consumption Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s908>
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