TITLE

FOOD IMPORTS RESTRICTED: Congress moves quickly to protect nation's food supply

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
FoodService Director;1/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States (U.S.) House of Representatives quickly approved a legislation granting the U.S. Food and Drug Administration fresh authority to detain shipments of potentially contaminated food. Requirement from food importers; Step that would strengthen the U.S. government's ability to prevent a bioterrorist attack on food supply.
ACCESSION #
6034902

 

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