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Jun 16, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 16, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Minnesota
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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2009
Length: 11 pages
A bill to provide for enhanced foodborne illness surveillance and food safety capacity, to establish regional food safety centers of excellence, and for other purposes.
6/16/2009--Introduced.Food Safety Rapid Response Act - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to strengthen and expand foodborne illness surveillance systems to: (1) inform and evaluate efforts to ... Read more >
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