Bill Text — Apr 14, 2011
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Apr 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2011
Length: 2 pages
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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2009
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