S.1149 - A bill to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to authorize the interstate distribution of State-inspected meat and poultry if the Secretary of Agriculture determines that the State inspection requirements are at least equal to Federal inspection requirements and to require the Secretary to reimburse State agencies for part of the costs of the inspections.110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Kohl, Herb [D-WI] (Introduced 04/18/2007)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||04/18/2007 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1149 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/18/2007)
Amends the Federal Meat Inspection Act and the Poultry Products Inspection Act to authorize the interstate distribution of state inspected meat and poultry if the Secretary of Agriculture determines that state inspection requirements are at least equal to federal inspection requirements.
Provides partial state reimbursement for inspection costs.