To amend section 403(q) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prohibit the Food and Drug Administration from requiring the percent of daily value of added sugars to be included in the labeling of certain nutrient-dense foods, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 22, 2016
Length: 4 pages
Sep 22, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 22, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 22, 2016
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H.R. 6142 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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