S. 3767 (111th): Food Safety Accountability Act of 2010

Introduced:

Sep 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 23, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Patrick Leahy

Senator from Vermont

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish appropriate criminal penalties for certain knowing violations relating to food that is misbranded or adulterated.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 13, 2010
 
Introduced

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Sep 23, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3767”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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Cosponsors
5 cosponsors (5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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Related Bills

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S. 216 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed Senate
Last Action: Apr 14, 2011

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