H.R. 2751 (111th): FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

Introduced:

Jun 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Enacted — Signed by the President
on Jan 4, 2011

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 4, 2011.

Law:

Pub.L. 111-353

Sponsor:

Betty Sutton
Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 29, 2010
Length: 89 pages

This bill replaced S. 510, the original FDA Food Safety Modernization Act. On Sunday, December 19, the text of S. 510 replaced the original text of H.R. 2751, and ...

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About the bill

Full Title

An act to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of the food supply.

Summary

This bill replaced S. 510, the original FDA Food Safety Modernization Act. On Sunday, December 19, the text of S. 510 replaced the original text of H.R. 2751, and ...

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Related Bills

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S. 510 (Related)
FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

Passed Senate
Last Action: Nov 30, 2010

H.Res. 1781 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Dec 21, 2010

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2751” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

History

Introduced
Jun 8, 2009
Passed House
Jun 9, 2009
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Passed Senate with Changes
Dec 19, 2010
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Dec 21, 2010
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 4, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
59 cosponsors (50D, 9R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jun 9, 2009 5:07 p.m.
Passed 298/119
On the Senate Amendment
Dec 21, 2010 4:49 p.m.
Passed 215/144

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