H.R.2919 - Genetically Engineered Organism Liability Act of 2003108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kucinich, Dennis J. [D-OH-10] (Introduced 07/25/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||08/08/2003 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.|
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Summary: H.R.2919 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/25/2003)
Genetically Engineered Organism Liability Act of 2003 - States that a biotech company shall be liable, and that the liability may not be waived or avoided, to any party injured by the release of a genetically engineered organism into the environment if the injury results from such genetic engineering.
Defines "biotech company" and "injury" for purposes of this Act.