You are writing regarding

S.230 A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to prevent the approval of genetically-engineered fish., 112th Congress

Contact Congress

1. Choose Your Position
2. Write Your Letter
3. Share Your Communication

OpenCongress Message Builder

OpenCongress Message Builder

Use the tools in this column to help craft your letter. Anytime your mouse highlights a section, click on it to add prepared text. You can edit any part of the message at left, and if you like, add your own stories and text to personalize your letter.

Official Bill Info

  • Latest Action: Jan 31, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    I know the most recent action for this bill is as follows: "Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions." on Jan 31, 2011
  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    This bill has been assigned to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions committee.

Bill Statistics on OpenCongress

  • 55% of users support S.230

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    55% of users on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource, support S.230.
  • S.230 has been viewed 2,433 times

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    S.230 has been viewed 2,433 times on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource.
  • Contribution Data

    Enter your street address above, and relevant campaign contribution data for your elected officials will appear here in seconds for you to use in your letter.

    Supporting Organizations

    • Food & Water Watch

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Food & Water Watch supports S.230
    • Institute for Fisheries Resources

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Institute for Fisheries Resources supports S.230
    • Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Associations

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen’s Associations supports S.230
    • Northwest Atlantic Marine Alliance

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Northwest Atlantic Marine Alliance supports S.230
    • Center for Food Safety

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Center for Food Safety supports S.230
    • Ocean Conservancy

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Ocean Conservancy supports S.230
    • Center of Environmental Health

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Center of Environmental Health supports S.230
    • Sierra Club

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Sierra Club supports S.230
    • Codex Fund

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Codex Fund supports S.230
    • Humane Society of the United States

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Humane Society of the United States supports S.230
    • American Anti-Vivisection Society

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization American Anti-Vivisection Society supports S.230
    • Farm Forward

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Farm Forward supports S.230
    • Friends of the Earth

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Friends of the Earth supports S.230
    • Harvest Cooperative

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Harvest Cooperative supports S.230
    • Institute for Responsible Technology

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Institute for Responsible Technology supports S.230
    • Planning and Conservation League

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Planning and Conservation League supports S.230
    • Wild Fish Coalition

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization Wild Fish Coalition supports S.230

    Opposing Organizations

    • AquaBounty Technologies

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization AquaBounty Technologies opposes S.230
    • American Veterinary Medical Association

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      I know that the organization American Veterinary Medical Association opposes S.230

    Most-commented sections of the bill text

    Highest Rated User Comments

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • S. 230 - GovTrack.us - March 20, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 230. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 20, 2012, "S. 230. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s230&sa=U&ei=tkMHUMO8Iejk2QWsw4zSDw&ved=0CDkQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNFQm63hZ_nL9Agib_VcrOPT9WrnXg)
    • S. 230 - GovTrack.us - March 20, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 230. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 20, 2012, "S. 230. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s230&sa=U&ei=KckEUPK4GuS62wXVramgBQ&ved=0CDUQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNHfrxf-6aiDg7L70-MzcfPRQPVvOg)
    • S. 230 - GovTrack.us - March 20, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 230. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 20, 2012, "S. 230. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s230&sa=U&ei=sWYDUKHTA-Og2gXko7C4Cw&ved=0CDkQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNGCChillYMagCkBnDnwLEh3GoVzAA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Credit Suisse (Eur) Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc - July 26, 2012 by Bloomberg - Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 5890I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER ...

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by Bloomberg on July 26, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 5890I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-07-26/aZkdeggJTsqY.html)
    • Election roundup: Bay County Prosecutor Kurt Asbury challenged for seat by Patrick Duggan - July 20, 2012 by MLive.com - Prior to announcing his candidacy, Duggan mailed a survey to the county’s 230 police officers. In all, 43 of those officers responded, with 34 of them voicing support for Duggan, he said. He has been endorsed by former Tittabawasse Township ...

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by MLive.com on July 20, 2012, "Prior to announcing his candidacy, Duggan mailed a survey to the county’s 230 police officers. In all, 43 of those officers responded, with 34 of them voicing support for Duggan, he said. He has been endorsed by former Tittabawasse Township ..." (http://www.mlive.com/news/bay-city/index.ssf/2012/07/election_roundup_bay_county_pr.html)
    • European Stocks Rise as Banks Top Estimates; Credit Suisse Gains - July 18, 2012 by San Francisco Gate - Net income will fall “significantly” from last year’s 230.1 million euros because of a 100 million-euro charge for speeding up and expanding the scope of the company’ transformation program, Puma said in a statement today. Waertsila Oyj ...

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by San Francisco Gate on July 18, 2012, "Net income will fall “significantly” from last year’s 230.1 million euros because of a 100 million-euro charge for speeding up and expanding the scope of the company’ transformation program, Puma said in a statement today. Waertsila Oyj ..." (http://www.sfgate.com/business/bloomberg/article/European-Stocks-Rise-as-Banks-Top-Estimates-3716054.php)
    Enter your street address at right to find your members of Congress.
    A Letter to Congress from a constituent via OpenCongress.org

    After sending, this letter will be viewable to:

    Characters Remaining:  
    • Click "Send Message" above to complete delivery of this email. (If you don't already have a free "My OpenCongress" account, we'll make one for you now.)
    • Congressional offices require all address information in the form above be completed in order to deliver your email.
    • OpenCongress does not share your address information with any outside parties for any reason.

    OpenCongress is the only not-for-profit website that enables you to write all three of your members of Congress at once.

    OpenCongress is the only website that gives this information back to the public commons, enabling you to find other constituents near you who are tracking the same bills and issues.