H.R.3100 - Import Safety Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kirk, Mark Steven [R-IL-10] (Introduced 07/19/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||07/20/2007 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.|
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Summary: H.R.3100 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/19/2007)
Import Safety Act of 2007 - Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to increase civil monetary penalties for introducing into interstate commerce or delivering for introduction into interstate commerce food that is adulterated.
Authorizes additional appropriations for the examination by the Secretary of Health and Human Services of processed food and toothpaste which is being imported or offered for import into the United States.
Amends the Consumer Product Safety Act to: (1) increase fines for knowing and willful violations of prohibited acts related to consumer product safety standards; and (2) establish separate fines for offenses that result in death.
Authorizes additional appropriations for inspection of toys imported or offered for import into the United States.