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H.R.2749 - Food Safety Enhancement Act

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the safety of food in the global market, and for other purposes. view all titles (5)

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  • Official: To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the safety of food in the global market, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Popular: Food Safety Enhancement Act as introduced.
  • Short: Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009 as introduced.
  • Short: Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009 as reported to house.
  • Short: Food Safety Enhancement Act of 2009 as passed house.
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Aug 03, 2009Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Jul 30, 2009Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Jul 30, 2009On passage Passed by recorded vote: 283 - 142 (Roll no. 680).
Jul 30, 2009On motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 186 - 240 (Roll no. 679).
Jul 30, 2009The previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
Jul 30, 2009Mr. Dingell raised a point of order against the motion to recommit with instructions. Mr. Dingell stated that the provisions of the motion to recommit exceeds the scope of the bill. Overruled by the Chair.
Jul 30, 2009DEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Lucas(OK) motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with amendments, pending the reservation of a point of order.
Jul 30, 2009Mr. Lucas moved to recommit with instructions to Energy and Commerce.
Jul 30, 2009The previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
Jul 30, 2009DEBATE - The House continued with further debate on H.R. 2749.

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