S. 216 (112th): Food Safety Accountability Act of 2011
Jan 27, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 14, 2011 but was never passed by the House.
Senior Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Apr 15, 2011
Length: 2 pages
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A bill to increase criminal penalties for certain knowing and intentional violations relating to food that is misbranded or adulterated.
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Last Action: Sep 23, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 216 — 112th Congress: Food Safety Accountability Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s216
“S. 216 — 112th Congress: Food Safety Accountability Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. April 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s216>
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