H.R. 13827 (93rd): Foreign Dairy Quality Act


Mar 28, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 28, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph McDade

Representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to protect the public health and welfare by providing for the inspection of imported dairy products and by requiring that such products comply with certain minimum standards for quality and wholesomeness and that the dairy farms on which milk is produced and the plants in which such products are produced meet certain minimum standards of sanitation.

Summary (CRS)

3/28/1974--Introduced.Foreign Dairy Quality Act - Provides that no dairy product shall be imported into the United States unless it has been inspected and found to be wholesome and unless the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 28, 1974

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 13827”). 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. 4692 (94th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 12, 1975

H.R. 16804 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 23, 1974

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