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Sep 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on September 23, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2010
Length: 4 pages
A bill to establish appropriate criminal penalties for certain knowing violations relating to food that is misbranded or adulterated.
9/23/2010--Reported to Senate amended.Food Safety Accountability Act of 2010 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to impose an additional fine and/or a prison term of up to ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 216 (112th).
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3767 — 111th Congress: Food Safety Accountability Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3767
“S. 3767 — 111th Congress: Food Safety Accountability Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. November 29, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3767>
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