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

Introduced:

Feb 15, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Richard Durbin
Senator from Illinois
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2007
Length: 94 pages

See Instead:

H.R. 1148 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 16, 2007

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.

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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. 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

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 654” 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.

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History

Introduced
Feb 15, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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