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27th Legislature(2011-2012)

Bill History/Action for 27th Legislature


BILL: HJR 8 SHORT TITLE: OPPOSE GENETICALLY ENGINEERED SALMON
BILL VERSION:
CURRENT STATUS: (H) RLS STATUS DATE: 03/18/11
SPONSOR(S): REPRESENTATIVE(S) KAWASAKI, Miller, P.Wilson, Kerttula, Thompson, Gara, Seaton, Austerman, Herron

TITLE: Urging the United States Food and Drug Administration to deny an application to sell genetically engineered salmon in the United States; urging compliance with the provision of P.L. 110-85 (Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007) that requires the Commissioner of Food and Drugs to consult with the National Marine Fisheries Service of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration regarding a report on environmental risks associated with genetically engineered seafood products; and urging that product labeling requirements include the words "Genetically Modified" prominently displayed on the front of the package if the application is approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration.

Bill Number:
Jrn-DateJrn-PageAction
01/18/110016(H)READ THE FIRST TIME - REFERRALS
01/18/110016(H)FSH, RES
01/21/110086(H)COSPONSOR(S): KERTTULA, THOMPSON
02/11/110240(H)COSPONSOR(S): GARA, SEATON
02/14/110253(H)FSH RPT CS(FSH) NT 6DP
02/14/110253(H)DP: HERRON, MILLER, PRUITT, JOHNSON, KAWASAKI, THOMPSON
02/14/110254(H)FN1: ZERO(LEG)
02/28/110370(H)COSPONSOR(S): AUSTERMAN
03/09/110418(H)COSPONSOR(S): HERRON
03/18/110505(H)RES RPT CS(RES) NT 6DP
03/18/110505(H)DP: GARDNER, P.WILSON, HERRON, KAWASAKI, FEIGE, SEATON
03/18/110506(H)FN1: ZERO(LEG)
03/18/110506(H)REFERRED TO RULES

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