May 18, 2015
Passed House on Jun 10, 2015
This bill passed in the House on June 10, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Texas's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2015
Length: 4 pages
15% chance of being enacted (details)
About the bill
To amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to repeal country of origin labeling requirements with respect to beef, pork, and chicken, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
The Country of Origin Labeling Amendments Act of 2015 would repeal the requirement for meat products to be labeled with their country of origin. Currently meat products must include information on where the animal was bred, raised, and slaughtered. The Canadian government filed a complaint with the World Trade Organization (WTO) to remove the labeling as a violation of trade ...
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2393 — 114th Congress: Country of Origin Labeling Amendments Act of 2015. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2393
“H.R. 2393 — 114th Congress: Country of Origin Labeling Amendments Act of 2015.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. September 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2393>
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