HR 1487

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1487

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ban the use of the arsenic compound known as roxarsone as a food additive.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 12, 2011

Mr. ISRAEL introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ban the use of the arsenic compound known as roxarsone as a food additive.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. BAN ON USE OF ARSENIC COMPOUND KNOWN AS ROXARSONE AS FOOD ADDITIVE.

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