S.555 - Mercury-Safe Seafood Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT] (Introduced 03/15/2001)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||03/15/2001 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S2410-2411) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.555 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Mercury-Safe Seafood Act of 2001 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a tolerance and sampling system, and related public education and health advisory system, respecting the presence of methylmercury in seafood.
Introduced in Senate (03/15/2001)
Deems as unsafe any seafood not meeting such tolerance.