S.230 - A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prevent the approval of genetically-engineered fish.

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  • Official: A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prevent the approval of genetically-engineered fish. as introduced.

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01/31/11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Mark Begich

D-AK

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Official Summary

Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to deem genetically-engineered fish to be unsafe under provisions related to new animal drugs and adulterated food.

Organizations Supporting S.230

  • Food & Water Watch
  • Institute for Fisheries Resources
  • Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Associations
  • Northwest Atlantic Marine Alliance
  • Center for Food Safety
  • Ocean Conservancy
  • ...and 12 more. See all.

Organizations Opposing S.230

  • AquaBounty Technologies
  • American Veterinary Medical Association


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