S. 654 (110th): Safe Food Act of 2007


Feb 15, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 15, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Durbin

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2007
Length: 94 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish the Food Safety Administration 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.

Summary (CRS)

2/15/2007--Introduced.Safe Food Act of 2007 - Establishes the Food Safety Administration to administer and enforce food safety laws.Directs the Administrator of the Food Safety Administration to:(1) promulgate regulations to ensure ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 15, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 654”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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Related Bills

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S. 729 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 2005

S. 287 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 28, 2015

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