MS HB793 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 35-14)
Status: Failed on March 5 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-05 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 75-35-15, Mississippi Code Of 1972, Which Is A Provision Of The "mississippi Meat Inspection Law Of 1968," To Provide That Any Food Product Containing Cell-cultured Animal Tissue Or Plant-based Or Insect-based Food Product Shall Not Be Labeled As Meat Or As A Meat Product; And For Related Purposes.

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Artificial meat; prohibit meat produced or cultured from animal tissue and plant-or insect-based food products from being labeled as meat.


Roll Calls

2019-01-23 - House - House Passed (Y: 116 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-03-05SenateDied In Committee
2019-02-25SenateReferred To Agriculture
2019-01-24HouseTransmitted To Senate
2019-01-22HouseTitle Suff Do Pass
2019-01-21HouseReferred To Agriculture

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments 750