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Washington (CNN) -- The Senate passed a food safety bill to give more power to the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday, more than a year after the House of Representatives passed a similar measure.
12/18/2009--Reported to Senate amended. FDA Food Safety Modernization Act - Title I: Improving Capacity to Prevent Food Safety Problems - (Sec. 101) Amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) to expand the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to inspec...read the rest
Originally posted by Diplomat
People are saying that this bill will make it illegal to grow small gardens at your home... is this true? I can't find anything to back up this claim...
from S 501 text, 5th paragraph in the summary
Requires all registered domestic facilities (excluding farms) to identify known or reasonably foreseeable hazards and implement preventive controls to significantly minimize or prevent those identified hazards.
Originally posted by cybertroy
s.510 bill passes, ouch!