H.R. 3895 (110th): MEAL Act

Introduced:

Oct 18, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 18, 2007, 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: Oct 18, 2007
Length: 11 pages

See Instead:

S. 2784 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 13, 2008

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 5563 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 8, 2006

H.R. 2426 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 14, 2009

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3895” means this is a House of Representatives 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
Oct 18, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
14 cosponsors (14D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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