RI H7042 | 2014 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2014 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2014-01-29 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Update and refine the definition section in the statutes on food, drugs, and cosmetics, most notable a new definition for genetically engineered products. It would also set forth rules for labeling such products

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Rhode Island Food Drugs & Cosmetics Act



2014-01-29HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2014-01-24HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (01/29/2014)
2014-01-22HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2014-01-17HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (01/22/2014)
2014-01-09HouseIntroduced, referred to House H.E.W.


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