S.708 - Animal Disease Risk Assessment, Prevention, and Control Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hatch, Orrin G. [R-UT] (Introduced 04/05/2001)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||04/06/2001 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.|
|Notes:||For further action, see S. 700, which became Public Law 107-9 on 5/24/2001.|
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Summary: S.708 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Animal Disease Risk Assessment, Prevention, and Control Act of 2001 - Directs the Secretary of Agriculture to submit a preliminary report to specified congressional committees concerning: (1) interagency measures to assess, prevent, and control the spread of foot and mouth disease and bovine spongiform encephalopathy ("mad cow disease") in the United States; (2) related Federal information sources available to the public; and (3) the need for any additional legislative authority or product bans.
Introduced in Senate (04/05/2001)
Directs the Secretary to submit a final report to such committees that discusses such diseases' economic impacts, public and animal health risks, and related legislative authority or product bans.