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Mar 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 30, 2010 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from Illinois
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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2010
Length: 242 pages
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jan 4, 2011
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of the food supply.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This bill was superseded by H.R. 2751. On Sunday, December 19, the text of S. 510 replaced the original text of H.R. 2751, and the bill passed by voice vote. H.R. 2751, originally the Consumer Assistance to Recycle and Save Act, passed the House in June 2009 and was a "vehicle" for the passage of S. 510 ...
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3385 (110th).
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 510”). 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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 4, 2011
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