2008 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health
Sponsored By:
Delegates Boteler, Aumann, Frank, Impallaria, Kach, Niemann, Shewell, Stein, and Weir
Public Health - Food Containing a Product of Cloned Animals - Labeling


Requiring persons that manufacture, process, or prepare specified foods that contain any product of a cloned animal or the progeny of a cloned animal to make a specified statement on the label or packaging of specified foods or a sign near foods that are not packaged; requiring the lettering of a specified statement on a label, package, or sign to be a specified size or be conspicuous and easily legible to consumers; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Joseph C. Boteler, III, District 8
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate William J. Frank, District 42
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Wade Kach, District 5B
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Tanya T. Shewell, District 5A
Delegate Dana Stein, District 11
Delegate Michael H. Weir, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Animals -see also- Birds; Turtles
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Meat, Poultry, Seafood -see also- Clams; Crabs; Oysters
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Signs and Billboards

Bill affects the following Statute:

Health - General
( 21-214 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered