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Jan 15, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on January 15, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 6th congressional district
1/15/1979--Introduced.Prohibits the Secretary of Agriculture from taking any action under the Wholesome Meat Act or any other law to prohibit the sale, distribution, or use of nitrites as a food ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 48”). 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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