S.1229 - Hass Avocado Quality Assurance Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Boxer, Barbara [D-CA] (Introduced 04/26/2007)|
|Committees:||Senate - Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/26/2007 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1229 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (04/26/2007)
Hass Avocado Quality Assurance Act of 2007 - Amends the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to provide for mandatory minimum maturity standards for all domestic and imported Hass avocados sold to consumers in California.
Provides exceptions for commercial processing and charitable and relief uses.
Sets forth penalty provisions.