H.R.4456 - Ginseng Harvest Labeling Act of 2004108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Obey, David R. [D-WI-7] (Introduced 05/20/2004)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/20/2004 Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4456 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/20/2004)
Ginseng Harvest Labeling Act of 2004 - Amends the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to require: (1) the labeling of raw ginseng offered for sale as food or a dietary supplement to contain country of harvest information; (2) ginseng importers to disclose country of harvest information at the point of U.S. entry.
Authorizes the Secretary of Agriculture to impose civil monetary penalties for failure to make such disclosures.