New Cosponsor — Dec 20, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Loretta Sanchez [D-CA46]
The bill now has 47 cosponsors (38 Republicans, 9 Democrats).
Jul 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 31st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012
Length: 6 pages
To amend section 403 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve and clarify certain disclosure requirements for restaurants, similar retail food establishments, and vending machines.
7/24/2012--Introduced.Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2012 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise the nutritional information that restaurants and retail food establishments must disclose.Requires the ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6174”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 6174 — 112th Congress: Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6174
“H.R. 6174 — 112th Congress: Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6174>
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