All Information (Except Text) for S.1076 - Truth in Fur Labeling Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] (Introduced 05/19/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/19/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. (All Actions)|
|Notes:||For further action, see H.R.2480, which became Public Law 111-313 on 12/18/2010.|
This bill has the status Introduced
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
There is 1 version of this bill. View text
Click the check-box to add or remove the section, click the text link to scroll to that section.
Titles Actions Overview All Actions Cosponsors Committees Related Bills Subjects Latest Summary All Summaries
Actions Overview (1)
|05/19/2009||Introduced in Senate|
05/19/2009 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|05/19/2009||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.|
Action By: Senate
05/19/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
|Committee / Subcommittee||Date||Activity||Reports|
|Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation||05/19/2009||Referred to|
Subject — Policy Area:
One Policy Area term, which best describes an entire measure, is assigned to every public bill or resolution.
Latest Summary (1)
Introduced in Senate (05/19/2009)
Truth in Fur Labeling Act of 2009 - Amends the Fur Products Labeling Act to: (1) eliminate the exemption to fur labeling requirements for products containing relatively small amounts of fur; and (2) permit states to enforce more restrictive labeling requirements.
Directs the the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), in the Fur Products Name Guide, to replace the term "Raccoon, Asiatic" with "Dog, Raccoon."