IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 7, 2013
Mr. Begich (for himself and Ms. Murkowski) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require labeling of genetically engineered fish.
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:
If it contains genetically engineered fish unless the food bears a label stating that fact.