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Bills Dealing With Labeling Being Introduce in the House and Senate
Bills Dealing With Labeling Being Introduce in the House and Senate
A bill that would make GMO labeling voluntary passed the U.S. House last Thursday. The Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act would require developers of genetically engineered plants to obtain FDA safety clearance on all new plant varieties before those foods are introduced into commerce; uphold FDA’s authority to specify special labeling if it finds a health or safety risk is posed by such a variet
Trade Promotion Authority Passed Again; Possible Merger of Monsanto and Syngenta
Trade Promotion Authority Passed Again; Possible Merger of Monsanto and Syngenta
The U.S. House has again passed Trade Promotion Authority. House lawmakers approved TPA Thursday as a standalone bill. It was the second time in a week that the House passed TPA. A week ago the chamber voted to approve TPA as part of a package of trade measures, but it defeated a Trade Adjustment Assistance bill, thus preventing TPA from moving forward...