To establish a program to assure the safety of fresh produce intended for human consumption, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 13, 2008
Length: 34 pages
Mar 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 13, 2008
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H.R. 5620 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Fresh Produce Safety Act, H.R. 5620, 110th Cong. (2008).
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