H.R.2068 - Meat Promotion Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Goodlatte, Bob [R-VA-6] (Introduced 05/04/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/24/2005 Executive Comment Requested from USDA. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2068 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/04/2005)
Meat Promotion Act of 2005 - Amends the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to replace current mandatory country of origin labeling requirements with a voluntary country of origin labeling program for meat and meat products.
Sets forth: (1) limitations on use of United States country of origin labels; and (2) civil penalties for program violations.