S.1333 - Meat Promotion Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX] (Introduced 06/29/2005)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||06/29/2005 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1333 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/29/2005)
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.