H.R. 7143 (110th): Food Safety Modernization Act of 2007

Introduced:

Sep 26, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 26, 2008, 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: Sep 26, 2008
Length: 105 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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Related Bills

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H.R. 875 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 4, 2009

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History

Introduced
Sep 26, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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