H.R. 1487 (112th): Poison-Free Poultry Act of 2011

Introduced:

Apr 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Steve Israel
Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2011
Length: 2 pages

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.

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H.R. 3624 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 22, 2009

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History

Introduced
Apr 12, 2011

Details

Cosponsors
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Committee Assignments
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