H.R.2859: PRIME Act

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Processing Revival and Intrastate Meat Exemption Act or the PRIME Act This bill expands the exemption of custom slaughtering of animals from federal inspection requirements. Under current law, the exemption applies if the meat is slaughtered for personal, household, guest, and employee uses. The bill expands the exemption to include meat that is slaughtered and prepared at a custom slaughter facility in accordance with the laws of the state...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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Date Description
June 21, 2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture.
May 21, 2019
Referred to the House Committee on Agriculture.
May 21, 2019

Introduced in the House by Thomas Massie (R-Ky.)

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