New Cosponsor — Dec 16, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Edward “Ed” Markey [D-MA]
The bill now has 5 cosponsors (4 Democrats, 1 Republican).
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A bill to strengthen Federal consumer protection and product traceability with respect to commercially marketed seafood, and for other purposes.
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. (2016). 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. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s520>
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