S. 908 (109th): Commonsense Consumption Act of 2005

Introduced:

Apr 26, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mitch McConnell
Senator from Kentucky
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2005
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

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S. 1428 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 17, 2003

S. 1323 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 7, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 908” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Apr 26, 2005

Details

Cosponsors
31 cosponsors (25R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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