To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act concerning the distribution and citation of scientific research in connection with foods and dietary supplements, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Christopher “Chris” Cannon
Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2008
Length: 5 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on September 26, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
Sep 26, 2008
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H.R. 7120 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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