A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the establishment of a traceability system for food, to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act, the Poultry Products Inspections Act, the Egg Products Inspection Act, and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for improved public health and food safety through enhanced enforcement, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor. Senator for Ohio. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2009
Length: 49 pages
Feb 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 12, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 12, 2009
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S. 425 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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