H.R.9213 - Food Supplement Amendment93rd Congress (1973-1974)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Gray, Kenneth J. [D-IL-24] (Introduced 07/11/1973)|
|Committees:||House - Interstate and Foreign Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/11/1973 Referred to House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.9213 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/11/1973)
Food Supplement Amendment - Defines the term "food supplement" for purposes of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetics Act to mean food for special dietary uses, and defines the meaning of "special dietary uses" as particular uses of food for man which meets specified requirements.
Provides that in administering such Act the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare: (1) shall not limit the potency, number, combination, amount, or variety of any synthetic or natural vitamin, mineral, substance, or ingredient of any food supplement unless such article is intrinsically injurious to health in the recommended dosage; and (2) shall not require a warning label on any food supplement unless such article is intrinsically injurious to health in the recommended dosage.