H.R.204 - Genetically Engineered Salmon Labeling Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] (Introduced 01/03/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||01/25/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.204 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/03/2017)
Genetically Engineered Salmon Labeling Act
This bill requires the market name of genetically modified (commonly called "GMO") salmon to include "Genetically Engineered" or "GE" in front of the existing market name.
The Department of Health and Human Services must ensure that an independent scientific organization reviews and reports on the Food and Drug Administration's environmental assessment of AquAdvantage Salmon.