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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Sep 26, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on September 26, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2008
Length: 105 pages
To establish the Food Safety Administration within the Department of Health and Human Services to protect the public health by preventing food-borne illness, ensuring the safety of food, improving research on contaminants leading to food-borne illness, and improving security of food from intentional contamination, and for other purposes.
9/26/2008--Introduced.Food Safety Modernization Act of 2007 [sic] - Establishes in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) the Food Safety Administration. Assigns all the authorities and responsibilities of the ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 875 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7143”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 7143 — 110th Congress: Food Safety Modernization Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7143
“H.R. 7143 — 110th Congress: Food Safety Modernization Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7143>
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