S.2087 - An Act to extend the time period for compliance with the Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990 for certain food products packaged prior to August 8, 1994.103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Bumpers, Dale [D-AR] (Introduced 05/06/1994)|
|Committees:||Senate - Labor and Human Resources|
|Latest Action:||05/26/1994 Became Public Law No: 103-261. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2087 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (05/17/1994)
Extends (from May 8, 1994) to August 8, 1994, the effective date of certain nutrition labeling requirements of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Nutrition Labeling and Education Act of 1990.
Applies such extension to food products contained in a package for which the label was printed before May 8, 1994 (or before August 8, 1994, in the case of juice or milk food products if the person responsible for labeling exercised due diligence in obtaining labels which comply before such date), if, before June 15, 1994, the person introducing or delivering the food product for introduction into interstate commerce certifies to the Secretary of Health and Human Services that such requirements will be complied with after August 8, 1994.