S. 248: A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require labeling of genetically engineered fish.

113th Congress, 2013–2015. Text as of Feb 07, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 248

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 7, 2013

(for himself and Ms. Murkowski) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

A BILL

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require labeling of genetically engineered fish.

1.

Amendment to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act regarding genetically engineered salmon

Section 403 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. 343) is amended by adding at the end the following:

(z)

If it contains genetically engineered fish unless the food bears a label stating that fact.

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