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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6333

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 2183

 

*02183*

Referred to Committee on ENVIRONMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. DUBITSKY, 47th Dist.

REP. ALBIS, 99th Dist.

 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AS THE LEAD AGENCY FOR THE ENFORCEMENT OF THE FEDERAL FOOD SAFETY MODERNIZATION ACT.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to establish the Department of Agriculture as the lead state agency for the implementation and enforcement of the federal Food Safety Modernization Act.

Statement of Purpose:

To make the Department of Agriculture the lead state agency for implementing the federal Food Safety Modernization Act.