Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5117
Session Year 2012


To require the labeling of genetically-engineered foods and to create best practices for GMO farming and preferences for food products that are voluntarily labeled to indicate whether they include genetically-engineered ingredients.

Introduced by:
Environment Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 4/10/2012(LCO)File Number 307
 4/10/2012House Calendar Number 248
 4/10/2012Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/10/2012(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/2/2012(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/10/12 10:00 AM
 3/22/2012(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/21/2012(ENV)Joint Favorable
 2/17/2012Public Hearing 02/22
 2/16/2012Referred to Joint Committee on Environment

Co-sponsors of HB-5117

Rep. T.R. Rowe, 123rd Dist.
Rep. Kim Rose, 118th Dist.
Rep. Tony Hwang, 134th Dist.
Rep. Roland J. Lemar, 96th Dist.
Rep. Bill Simanski, 62nd Dist.
Rep. Robert C. Sampson, 80th Dist.
Rep. Brenda L. Kupchick, 132nd Dist.
Sen. Edith G. Prague, 19th Dist.
Rep. Larry B. Butler, 72nd Dist.
Sen. John W. Fonfara, 1st Dist.
Rep. John H. Frey, 111th Dist.
Rep. Themis Klarides, 114th Dist.
Rep. Marie Lopez Kirkley-Bey, 5th Dist.
Rep. William Wadsworth, 21st Dist.
Rep. Hector L. Robles, 6th Dist.
Rep. David A. Scribner, 107th Dist.
Rep. Philip Miller, 36th Dist.
Rep. David W. Kiner, 59th Dist.
Rep. Fred Camillo, 151st Dist.
Rep. Susan M. Johnson, 49th Dist.
Rep. David A. Baram, 15th Dist.
Sen. Joan V. Hartley, 15th Dist.
Rep. Bryan Hurlburt, 53rd Dist.
Rep. Kim Fawcett, 133rd Dist.
Rep. Diana S. Urban, 43rd Dist.

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