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H.R.965 Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 14, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Ag groups, feds ignore consumer demand for antibiotic-free meat - June 23, 2012 by TMP Editor - Slaughter is the author of H.R. 965, The Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act, which would restrict the agricultural use of seven classes of antibiotics. Congress takes on big agriculture. In a statement, Slaughter ...

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      As noted by TMP Editor on June 23, 2012, "Slaughter is the author of H.R. 965, The Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act, which would restrict the agricultural use of seven classes of antibiotics. Congress takes on big agriculture. In a statement, Slaughter ..." (/url?q=http://www.themedifastplan.com/main/ag-groups-feds-ignore-consumer-demand-for-antibiotic-free-meat/&sa=U&ei=8ZboT4jtKcGs2gWbkNzZCQ&ved=0CCYQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNEi5-fjaeFjZ93a3Dyccq5ZNojAnA)
    • Ag groups, feds ignore consumer demand for antibiotic-free meat - June 22, 2012 by TMP Editor - Slaughter is the author of H.R. 965, The Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act, which would restrict the agricultural use of seven classes of antibiotics. Congress takes on big agriculture. In a statement, Slaughter ...

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      As noted by TMP Editor on June 22, 2012, "Slaughter is the author of H.R. 965, The Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act, which would restrict the agricultural use of seven classes of antibiotics. Congress takes on big agriculture. In a statement, Slaughter ..." (/url?q=http://www.themedifastplan.com/main/ag-groups-feds-ignore-consumer-demand-for-antibiotic-free-meat/&sa=U&ei=QKEEUMnoNoXD2QWKjNCnBQ&ved=0CD0QmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNE7PQ1dJmRKAx2ewGOR_yrYi3qRrg)
    • Ag groups, feds ignore consumer demand for antibiotic-free meat - June 22, 2012 by TMP Editor - Slaughter is the author of H.R. 965, The Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act, which would restrict the agricultural use of seven classes of antibiotics. Congress takes on big agriculture. In a statement, Slaughter ...

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      As noted by TMP Editor on June 22, 2012, "Slaughter is the author of H.R. 965, The Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act, which would restrict the agricultural use of seven classes of antibiotics. Congress takes on big agriculture. In a statement, Slaughter ..." (/url?q=http://www.themedifastplan.com/main/ag-groups-feds-ignore-consumer-demand-for-antibiotic-free-meat/&sa=U&ei=jFEDUPDUDcmw2QW0h6S7Cw&ved=0CDgQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNGNpds55rWIMtGgR5kUWhwtoFm2FA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • A Scare Over a Possible 'Superbug' Link to Bladder Infections - July 13, 2012 by Forbes - She has introduced legislation, Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act (PAMTA), which would end the routine use of antibiotics on healthy animals. The bill, H.R. 965, has been referred to committee. Track its progress here.

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      As noted by Forbes on July 13, 2012, "She has introduced legislation, Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act (PAMTA), which would end the routine use of antibiotics on healthy animals. The bill, H.R. 965, has been referred to committee. Track its progress here." (http://www.forbes.com/sites/mickeymeece/2012/07/13/a-scare-over-a-possible-superbug-link-to-bladder-infections/)
    • Ag groups advocate for use of science in antibiotic regulation - June 28, 2012 by Agri-View - Slaughter is the author of H.R. 965 “Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act”, which aims to ban the use of several important categories of antibiotics used for preventing and managing diseases and for promoting nutritional ...

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      As noted by Agri-View on June 28, 2012, "Slaughter is the author of H.R. 965 “Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act”, which aims to ban the use of several important categories of antibiotics used for preventing and managing diseases and for promoting nutritional ..." (http://www.agriview.com/briefs/livestock/ag-groups-advocate-for-use-of-science-in-antibiotic-regulation/article_2aaa8fca-c122-11e1-9466-0019bb2963f4.html)
    • USA - The drug lobby flexing muscle - June 25, 2012 by Meattradenewsdaily (blog) - She is the primary author of the “Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act” (H.R. 965), which seeks to ban the use in livestock and poultry production of several classes of antibiotics employed for preventing and controlling diseases and .

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      As noted by Meattradenewsdaily (blog) on June 25, 2012, "She is the primary author of the “Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act” (H.R. 965), which seeks to ban the use in livestock and poultry production of several classes of antibiotics employed for preventing and controlling diseases and ." (http://www.meattradenewsdaily.co.uk/news/250612/usa___the_drug_lobby_flexing_muscle_.aspx)
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