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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Mar 5, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 5, 2009
Length: 6 pages
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