House Sends Tweaked Food Safety Bill To Obama

Law360, New York (December 21, 2010, 7:32 PM EST) -- The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday approved a late-amended version of a bill to overhaul regulation of domestic and foreign food products, sending the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act to President Barack Obama for his signature just two days after the U.S. Senate fixed a technical mistake that had threatened to kill the bill.

The law, which aims to boost the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's authority to police producers domestically and abroad, received broad bipartisan support in both houses of Congress, but was almost...
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