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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Safe Meat and Poultry Inspection Panel Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to establish a Safe Meat and Poultry Inspection Panel within the United States Department of Agriculture.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
10/04/1994Introduced in House

All Actions (6)

Date
10/07/1994Executive Comment Requested from USDA.
10/07/1994Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
10/07/1994Referred to the Subcommittee on Department Operations and Nutrition.
Action By: Committee on Agriculture
10/04/1994Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/04/1994Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E2065)
Action By: House of Representatives
10/04/1994Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (4)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Gunderson, Steve [R-WI-3]* 10/04/1994
Rep. Smith, Robert [R-OR-2]* 10/04/1994
Rep. Allard, Wayne [R-CO-4]* 10/04/1994
Rep. Barrett, Bill [R-NE-3]* 10/04/1994

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Agriculture10/04/1994 Referred to
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Department Operations and Nutrition10/07/1994 Referred to
House Agriculture Subcommittee on Livestock10/07/1994 Referred to

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Introduced in House (10/04/1994)

Safe Meat and Poultry Inspection Panel Act - Amends the Federal Meat Inspection Act to establish in the Department of Agriculture the Safe Meat and Poultry Inspection Panel which shall evaluate Federal meat and poultry inspection procedures and related matters.

Amends the Poultry Products Inspection Act to require the Panel to report to the Secretary on a safe and cost-effective poultry inspection system and on other related matters.