S. 248 (113th): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require labeling of genetically engineered fish.
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- Summary (CRS)
- 2/7/2013--Introduced.Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to deem a food to be misbranded if it contains genetically-engineered fish unless the food bears a label stating that fact.
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Last Action: Feb 6, 2013
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