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

See Instead:

H.R. 5956 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 1, 2008

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.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3928 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 29, 2010

H.R. 5956 (Related)
Commercial Seafood Consumer Protection Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 1, 2008

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2688” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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 bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Mar 4, 2008
Reported by Committee
Apr 24, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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