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John Stringer Rainey Memorial Safeguard American Food Exports Act
SAFE Act

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A bill to prevent human health threats posed by the consumption of equines raised in the United States.


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Date
08/02/2017Introduced in Senate

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Date
08/02/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Action By: Senate

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Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions08/02/2017 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.