H.R.8043 - A bill to direct the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences to conduct a one-year review and evaluation of all available information respecting the toxicity and carcinogenicity of food additives, including information respecting the ability to predict the effect on humans of food additives found to cause cancer in animals and whether there should be a weighing of risks and benefits in making regulatory decisions respecting such additives, and to direct the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare to permit the continued use of saccharin as a food, food additive, drug, and cosmetic for 18 months.95th Congress (1977-1978)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Rogers, Paul G. [D-FL-11] (Introduced 06/27/1977)|
|Committees:||House - Commerce|
|Latest Action:||06/27/1977 Referred to House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce.|
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