Amendment deletes language that would have prohibited the use of funds to issue, implement, or administer new Federal meat inspection regulations proposed by the Agriculture Department (USDA) unless a committee was formed by the Department and submitted a report to Congress reviewing current rules and proposed changes.

Purpose:

An amendment not preprinted in the Congressional Record, to strike provisions which prohibit the use of funds to issue, implement, or administer new meat inspection regulations proposed by the USDA, unless the department submits the proposed changes to a negotiated rulemaking process.

House Amendment Code:

(A002)

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