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To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ban the use of the arsenic compound known as roxarsone as a food additive.
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Last Action: Sep 22, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1487 — 112th Congress: Poison-Free Poultry Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1487
“H.R. 1487 — 112th Congress: Poison-Free Poultry Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1487>
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