HI SB1321 | 2015 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 29 2015 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2015-02-02 - Referred to CPN/HTH/AGL, JDL/WAM.
Pending: Senate Commerce and Consumer Protection Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Requires all genetically engineered food to be labeled with a disclosure stating that it is "Produced with Genetic Engineering". Deems any genetically engineered food sold without the required disclosure to be misbranded and subject to penalties.

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Title

Department of Health; Genetically Engineered Food; Labeling

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History

DateChamberAction
2015-02-02SenateReferred to CPN/HTH/AGL, JDL/WAM.
2015-02-02SenatePassed First Reading.
2015-01-29SenateIntroduced.

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