S. 3048 (97th): Federal Anti-Tampering Act

A bill to amend Title 18, United States Code, to combat, deter, and punish individuals who adulterate or otherwise tamper with food, drug, cosmetic and other products with intent to cause personal injury, death, or other harm.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Nov 30, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 17, 1982 but was never passed by the House.

Sponsor:

Strom Thurmond

Senator from South Carolina

Republican

History

Nov 30, 1982
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 8, 1982
 
Reported by Committee

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Dec 17, 1982
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

S. 3048 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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