S. 2688 (110th): Commercial Seafood Consumer Protection Act

Introduced:

Mar 4, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 24, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Daniel Inouye

Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2008
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve the protections afforded under Federal law to consumers from contaminated seafood by directing the Secretary of Commerce to establish a program, in coordination with other appropriate Federal agencies, to strengthen activities for ensuring that seafood sold or offered for sale to the public in or affecting interstate commerce is fit for human consumption.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 4, 2008
 
Introduced

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Apr 24, 2008
 
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