H.R.2400 - Organic Standards Protection Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-24] (Introduced 06/17/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Agriculture|
|Latest Action:||06/25/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Horticulture, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2400 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/17/2013)
Amends the Organic Foods Production Act of 1990 to require all persons, including producers, handlers, and certifying agents, required to report information to the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) under such Act to maintain all contracts, agreements, receipts, and other records associated with the organic certification program for 5 years (10 years for a certifying agent).
Authorizes investigative and enforcement actions for violations of such Act.