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Oct 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on October 18, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 18, 2007
Length: 11 pages
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.
Menu Education and Labeling Act or the MEAL Act - Amends the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act to require restaurants that are a part of a chain with 20 ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5563 (109th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2426 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3895”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 8, 2006
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 14, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3895 — 110th Congress: MEAL Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr3895
“H.R. 3895 — 110th Congress: MEAL Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr3895>
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