HB0903

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Genetically Engineered Food - Disclosure and Labeling Requirements

Sponsored by:

Delegate Glass

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Establishing that specified foods offered for retail sale in the State and produced with genetic engineering are misbranded if specified disclosure or labeling requirements are not met; establishing that specified requirements of the Act do not apply to specified foods, commodities, and beverages; etc.
Analysis:Not available at this time
All Sponsors:Delegates Glass, Dwyer, Ivey, Kipke, Morhaim, and Pena-Melnyk
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Disclosure
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Labeling
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(21-210)

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October 2, 2015 9:10 A.M.