New Cosponsor — Dec 16, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA]
The bill now has 5 cosponsors (4 Democrats, 1 Republican).
A bill to strengthen Federal consumer protection and product traceability with respect to commercially marketed seafood, and for other purposes.
3/11/2013--Introduced.Safety And Fraud Enforcement for Seafood Act - Requires the Secretaries of Commerce and Health and Human Services (HHS) to execute a memorandum of understanding to improve interagency cooperation on ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 520”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 520 — 113th Congress: Safety And Fraud Enforcement for Seafood Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s520
“S. 520 — 113th Congress: Safety And Fraud Enforcement for Seafood Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s520>
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