HB 1233: Genetically Engineered Foods
GENERAL BILL by Rehwinkel Vasilinda ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Cruz ; Pafford
Genetically Engineered Foods; Provides definitions; provides list of commercial commodities commonly cultivated in genetically engineered form and requires DACS to publish list by specified date & to update published list annually; provides mandatory labeling requirements for genetically engineered raw agricultural commodities & processed foods made with or derived from genetically engineered ingredients; exempts specified foods, commodities, ingredients, & other substances from labeling requirements; authorizes department to adopt rules; provides for enforcement of labeling requirements; provides penalties & civil remedies.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 House - Died in Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 118
• Referred to Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee; Agriculture and Natural Resources Appropriations Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee -HJ 212
• Died in Agriculture and Natural Resources Subcommittee
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