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H.R.1731: Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||agriculture and food|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Kurt Schrader, D-Ore.|
|Total Cosponsors||149 (137 Democrats, 13 Republicans)|
|Introduced||April 25, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||May 22, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments of 2013 - Amends the Egg Products Inspection Act to revise provisions concerning housing and treatment of egg-laying hens and enforcement of such requirements.
Sets forth separate caging device and environmental and housing conversion provisions for California.
Directs the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA) to delegate to the California Department of Food and Agriculture certain enforcement authority with respect to eggs produced, shipped, handled, transported, or received in California prior to the date that is 15 years after the date of enactment of this Act.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|May 22, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock, Rural Development, and Credit.|
|April 25, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.|