All Information (Except Text) for S.1706 - SAFE Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ] (Introduced 08/02/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 08/02/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles as Introduced
John Stringer Rainey Memorial Safeguard American Food Exports Act
Actions Overview (1)
|08/02/2017||Introduced in Senate|
08/02/2017 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|08/02/2017||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.|
Action By: Senate
08/02/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
|Cosponsors Who Withdrew||Date Cosponsored||Date Withdrawn||CR Explanation|
|Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA]||10/11/2018||11/14/2018||--|
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|Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions||08/02/2017||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (08/02/2017)
John Stringer Rainey Memorial Safeguard American Food Exports Act or the SAFE Act
This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to deem equine (horses and other members of the equidae family) parts to be an unsafe food additive or animal drug.
The bill prohibits the knowing sale or transport of equines or equine parts for human consumption.