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Nov 30, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
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.
Senator from South Carolina
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
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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.
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 216 (98th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3048”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 13, 1983
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 9, 1982
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3048 — 97th Congress: Federal Anti-Tampering Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s3048
“S. 3048 — 97th Congress: Federal Anti-Tampering Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/s3048>
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