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S Amdt 2108 - Prohibits FDA Approval of Genetically Engineered Fish - Key Vote

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Tom Harkin voted Nay (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (46-50) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits FDA Approval of Genetically Engineered Fish

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Vote to adopt an amendment to S 3187 that prohibits the sale of genetically engineered fish unless the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration certifies that the fish meet national environmental standards.

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NOTE: THIS LEGISLATION NEEDED A TWO-THIRDS MAJORITY VOTE TO PASS

Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibits FDA Approval of Genetically Engineered Fish

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