Congress   114
     
Bill #   HR3806
     
Sponsor   Rep. Herrera Beutler, Jaime [R-WA-3]
     
Title   Alaskan Pollock and Golden King Crab Labeling Act
     
Date Introduced 10/22/2015
   
Policy Issue Ocean and Coastal Management
   
Description Summary A bill to establish certain requirements with respect to pollock and golden king crab. This bill declares the acceptable market name of Gadus chalcogrammus is "pollock" and the acceptable market name of Lithodes aequispinus is "golden king crab", and amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to allow the sale of pollock labeled "Alaskan pollock" or "Alaska pollock" only if the pollock was harvested in the exclusive economic zone or state waters adjacent to Alaska.
   
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Date of Action 10/22/2015
   
Latest Action Introduced in House and Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
   

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