Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
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.
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Last Action: Feb 4, 2009
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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. July 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7143>
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