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Truth in Buffalo Labeling Act
116 HR 5818 IH: Truth in Buffalo Labeling Act U.S. House of Representatives 2020-02-07 text/xml EN Pursuant to Title 17 Section 105 of the United States Code, this file is not subject to copyright protection and is in the public domain. 1. This Act may be cited as the. Truth in Buffalo Labeling Act 2. Section 403 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act ( 21 U.S.C. 343) is amended by adding at the end the following: (z) (1) Subject to subparagraph (2), if it is a food that is or contains any animal in the genus Bubalus and the labeling uses the term buffaloas a common or usual name for the food, unless the term used in the labeling of that food iswater buffalo. (2) Subparagraph (1) shall not be construed as prohibiting the use of the term buffaloas a common or usual name for the animal Bison bison bison (commonly known as the plains bison), or the animal Bison bison athabascae (commonly known as the wood bison). .
|02/07/2020||President||Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.Action By: House of Representatives|
|02/07/2020||President||Introduced in HouseAction By: House of Representatives|