S.130 - Truth in Tuna Labeling Act of 2003108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA] (Introduced 01/09/2003)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||01/09/2003 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.|
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Summary: S.130 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Truth in Tuna Labeling Act of 2003 - Amends the Dolphin Protection Consumer Information Act to declare that a tuna product labeled "dolphin safe" violates the Federal Trade Commission Act unless it is accompanied by a certificate stating that no dolphins were intentionally chased or harassed during the particular voyage on which the tuna were caught using purse seine nets.
Introduced in Senate (01/09/2003)
Applies this mandate to tuna products harvested either outside or inside the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean.