US Congress Subject | Food supply, safety, and labeling

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USSB1982EngrossSave Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2020-01-22
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USSB1790PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-92.
USHB5410IntroInterstate Milk Freedom Act of 2019
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2019-12-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5415IntroExpanded Food Safety Investigation Act of 2019 This bill provides that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) may, under specified circumstances, request access to a concentrated animal-feeding operation (i.e., a stabled or confined animal-feeding op...
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2019-12-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5354IntroGREEN Streets Act Generating Resilient, Environmentally Exceptional National Streets Act
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2019-12-09
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB2405IntroNational Sea Grant College Program Amendments Act of 2019
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2019-12-05
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 262.
USSB2107EngrossProtecting America's Food and Agriculture Act of 2019 This bill authorizes U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), every fiscal year, to hire, train, and assign 240 new agricultural specialists until the total number of specialists equals and susta...
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2019-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB4881IntroReal MEAT Act of 2019 Real Marketing Edible Artificials Truthfully Act of 2019
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2019-11-14
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USSB481IntroNicholas and Zachary Burt Memorial Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2019
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2019-11-13
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB1589EngrossCBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2019 This bill expands the functions of the Office of Intelligence and Analysis of the Department of Homeland Security related to homeland-security focused intelligence and information sharing. The off...
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2019-11-06
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB2740EngrossLabor, Health and Human Services, Education, Defense, State, Foreign Operations, and Energy and Water Development Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for several federal departments and agencies. It includes 4 of the 12 ...
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2019-10-31
Motion by Senator McConnell to reconsider the vote by which the third cloture on the motion to proceed to H.R. 2740 was not invoked (Record Vote No. 342) entered in Senate.
USHB4829IntroRemote Seafood Employee Meals Tax Parity Act This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide that the 50% limitation on the tax deduction for business meals shall not apply to meals provided on certain fishing vessels or at certain fish process...
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2019-10-23
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4755IntroSafe Food Act of 2019
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2019-10-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4466IntroFarm to Table Safety Act This bill modifies the Department of Agriculture (USDA) food safety education program. Specifically, the bill requires USDA to (1) include farm workers in the program; and (2) expand the scope of the program to include practi...
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2019-10-11
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHR623IntroRecognizing and honoring National Mushroom Day and the contributions of Chester and Berks Counties to the national mushroom industry. This resolution supports the recognition of National Mushroom Day and honors the region of Chester and Berks Countie...
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2019-10-11
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB4541IntroTo establish a grant program to provide certain eligible entities engaged in food recovery with grants to support certain costs. This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to award grants to public food service providers, tribal organizations, o...
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2019-10-11
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB4482IntroProtecting America's Food and Agriculture Act of 2019 This bill authorizes U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), every fiscal year, to hire, train, and assign 240 new agricultural specialists until the total number of specialists equals and susta...
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2019-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB4534IntroNative Health and Wellness Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4487IntroCURD Act Codifying Useful Regulatory Definitions Act
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2019-09-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4269IntroClimate Stewardship Act of 2019
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2019-09-16
To House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States
USSB2452IntroClimate Stewardship Act of 2019
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2019-09-10
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB3969IntroSOS 2.0 Act Save Our Seas 2.0 Act
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2019-08-29
To House Conservation and Forestry Committee
USHB3923IntroEnvironmental Justice Act of 2019
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
USHB3817IntroProtect Against Paraquat Act
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2019-08-09
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USSCR24EngrossA concurrent resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Food and Nutrition Service of the Department of Agriculture. This concurrent resolution recognizes the valuable historic and continued contributions of the Food and Nutrition Service and...
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2019-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHB3737IntroForeign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2019
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2019-08-09
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB3524IntroNorthern Triangle and Border Stabilization Act
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2019-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USSB2341IntroAirline Passengers' Bill of Rights This bill expands protections for passengers in air transportation. Among other things, the bill requires the Department of Transportation to implement regulations relating to protections for airline passengers from...
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2019-07-30
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3981IntroFood Date Labeling Act of 2019
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2019-07-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2236IntroEnvironmental Justice Act of 2019
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2019-07-23
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB3444IntroSchool Food Modernization Act
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2019-07-15
To House Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit Committee
USSB2084IntroGREEN Streets Act Generating Resilient, Environmentally Exceptional National Streets Act This bill establishes national goals to reduce carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions and improve the resilience of the transportation system. Specifi...
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2019-07-10
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB2933IntroFood and Agribusiness Merger Moratorium and Antitrust Review Act of 2019 This bill places a moratorium on certain acquisitions between large agricultural and retail-related businesses and establishes the Food and Agriculture Concentration and Market ...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law
USSB1995IntroSafe Food Act of 2019 This bill establishes the Food Safety Administration (FSA) as an independent agency to administer and enforce food safety laws. The functions of specified federal agencies that relate to the administration or enforcement of food...
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2019-06-26
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB2859IntroPRIME Act Processing Revival and Intrastate Meat Exemption Act This bill expands the exemption of custom slaughtering of animals from federal inspection requirements. Under current law, the exemption applies if the meat is slaughtered for personal, h...
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2019-06-21
To House Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
USHB3291IntroSNACKS Act Smart Nutrition And Choices for Kids and Schools Act This bill ensures that the Department of Agriculture school nutrition standards allow any food that may be served as part of a reimbursable meal under the National School Lunch Program o...
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2019-06-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3220IntroKids Eat Local Act This bill modifies Department of Agriculture requirements for the national school food programs relating to the purchases of locally produced food. The bill allows institutions participating in the school food programs to use local...
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2019-06-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1720IntroNew Markets for State-Inspected Meat and Poultry Act of 2019 This bill allows meat and poultry products inspected by State Meat and Poultry Inspection programs to be sold in interstate commerce. (Under the inspection programs, the Department of Agric...
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2019-06-05
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB1669IntroCURD Act Codifying Useful Regulatory Definitions Act
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2019-05-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1620IntroPRIME Act Processing Revival and Intrastate Meat Exemption Act This bill expands the exemption of custom slaughtering of animals from federal inspection requirements. Under current law, the exemption applies if the meat is slaughtered for personal, h...
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2019-05-22
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USSB1596IntroFood and Agribusiness Merger Moratorium and Antitrust Review Act of 2019 This bill places a moratorium on certain acquisitions between large agricultural and retail-related businesses and establishes the Food and Agriculture Concentration and Market ...
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2019-05-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB2839IntroDepartment of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2020 This bill provides FY2020 appropriations for the Department of State, foreign operations, and related programs. The bill provides appropriations to the State Depar...
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2019-05-20
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 54.
USHB2827IntroKeep Food Containers Safe from PFAS Act of 2019
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2019-05-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1439IntroMaritime Administration Authorization and Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-05-15
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USHB2706IntroFeeding Hungry Students in Schools Act of 2019
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2019-05-14
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB1417IntroMaritime Administration Authorization and Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-05-09
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1269IntroMaritime SAFE Act Maritime Security And Fisheries Enforcement Act
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2019-05-01
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USSB1187IntroSafe School Meals for Kids Act This bill directs the Department of Agriculture to ban from the school meal programs all food that has been treated with chlorpyrifos or has a chlorpyrifos residue greater than 0.001 micrograms per kilogram of food. (Ch...
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2019-04-11
To Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, And Forestry Committee
USHB2267IntroInfant Formula Protection Act of 2019
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2019-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2269IntroGet Additives Out Act of 2019
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2019-04-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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