About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ban the use of the arsenic compound known as roxarsone as a food additive.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3624 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1487>
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