H.R. 135 (93rd): Food Supplement Amendment


Jan 3, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Elford Cederberg

Representative for Michigan's 10th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to include a definition of food supplements, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/3/1973--Introduced.Food Supplement Amendment - Defines the term "food supplement" for purposes of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetics Act to mean food for special dietary uses, and defines the meaning ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 3, 1973

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 135”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 1665 (94th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 20, 1975

H.R. 11956 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 13, 1973

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