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HR 4167 - National Uniformity for Food Act - Key Vote

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Jim Cooper Co-Sponsored (Introduced) this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (283-139) - (Key vote)

Title: National Uniformity for Food Act

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill allowing the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to establish national food safety warning standards.

Highlights:
  • Requires states to follow all FDA food warning standards 180 days after the bill becomes law (Sec. 2).
  • Allows states to petition for an exemption or to create a national food warning standard (Sec. 2).
  • Allows states to establish an "imminent hazard to health" notification requirement on food products, if the product may have serious health effects or death (Sec. 2).
  • Declares that states may still impose regulations and notices dealing with mercury content in fish and shellfish (Sec. 4).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Sponsors

  • Mike Rogers (MI - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • W. Todd Akin (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Rodney M. Alexander (LA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert E. 'Rob' Andrews (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
  • J. Gresham Barrett (SC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John Barrow (GA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles F. 'Charlie' Bass (NH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Melissa Bean (IL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob Beauprez (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert Marion Berry (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Judy Biggert (IL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Roy Blunt (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Sherwood L. 'Sherry' Boehlert (NY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John A. Boehner (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Henry Bonilla (TX - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Josiah Robins 'Jo' Bonner Jr. (AL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John N. Boozman (AR - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David Daniel 'Dan' Boren (OK - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Frederick C. 'Rick' Boucher (VA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles W. Boustany Jr. (LA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Allen Boyd Jr. (FL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jeb E. Bradley (NH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Henry E. Brown Jr. (SC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Virginia 'Ginny' Brown-Waite (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David Lee 'Dave' Camp (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Chris Cannon (UT - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Eric I. Cantor (VA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Shelley Moore Capito (WV - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dennis A. Cardoza (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Albert Ben Chandler III (KY - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Chris Chocola (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John Howard Coble (NC - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jerry F. Costello (IL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert E. 'Bud' Cramer (AL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ander Crenshaw (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Artur Davis (AL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Geoff Davis (KY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jo Ann S. Davis (VA - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Lincoln Davis (TN - D) (Out Of Office)
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  • John T. Doolittle (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Vernon J. 'Vern' Ehlers (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Rahm Emanuel (IL - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jo Ann Emerson (MO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Philip 'Phil' English (PA - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob R. Etheridge (NC - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Michael 'Mike' Ferguson (NJ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark Foley (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Virgil H. Goode Jr. (VA - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Gilbert W. 'Gil' Gutknecht (MN - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Jefferson B. 'Jeff' Miller (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Candice S. Miller (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Major R. Owens (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
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  • Mike Pence (IN - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Deborah D. Pryce (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
  • George P. Radanovich (CA - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Michael Avery 'Mike' Ross (AR - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim R. Ryun (KS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John T. Salazar (CO - D) (Out Of Office)
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  • Jean Schmidt (OH - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • John B. Shadegg (AZ - R) (Out Of Office)
  • E. Clay Shaw Jr. (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Christopher H. Shays (CT - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Clifford Bundy 'Cliff' Stearns (FL - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ted Strickland (OH - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John A. Sullivan (OK - R) (Out Of Office)
  • John E. Sweeney (NY - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Tom Gerald Tancredo (CO - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gene Taylor (MS - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lee R. Terry (NE - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Todd Tiahrt (KS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Edolphus 'Ed' Towns (NY - D) (Out Of Office)
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  • Lynn A. Westmoreland (GA - R) (Out Of Office)
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  • Roger F. Wicker (MS - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Heather A. Wilson (NM - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Albert R. Wynn (MD - D) (Out Of Office)
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