S. 1697 (111th): Household Product Labeling Act of 2009


Sep 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 23, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alan “Al” Franken

Senator from Minnesota



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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require that household cleaning products and similar products bear labels that state completely and accurately all of the ingredients of such products, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/23/2009--Introduced.Household Product Labeling Act of 2009 - Requires covered products to bear labels that state completely and accurately all product ingredients.Defines "covered products" as: (1) household cleaning products; (2) air ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 23, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1697”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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