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- Full Title
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act concerning foods and dietary supplements, to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act concerning the burden of proof in false advertising cases, and for other purposes.
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Nov 9, 2005
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4282 (109th).
May 2, 2007
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2117”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
9 cosponsors (8R, 1D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 4282 (109th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 9, 2005
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2117 — 110th Congress: Health Freedom Protection Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2117
“H.R. 2117 — 110th Congress: Health Freedom Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr2117>
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