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Truth in Fur Labeling Act of 2009

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A bill to improve the accuracy of fur product labeling, and for other purposes.

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05/19/2009Introduced in Senate

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05/19/2009Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
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Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation05/19/2009 Referred to

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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."