About the bill
To establish the Food Safety Administration within the Department of Health and Human Services 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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 7143 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 875 — 111th Congress: Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr875
“H.R. 875 — 111th Congress: Food Safety Modernization Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr875>
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