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Passage of S.J. Res. 28

Vote Info: This resolution would end a mandatory USDA catfish inspection program that ensures that imported farm-raised catfish are free from contamination. The USDA inspection program for imported catfish and meat is more rigorous than the FDA program previously in place, and has prevented the importation of catfish contaminated with illegal drug and chemical residues.

Date of vote: 05/25/2016
Session: Second Session
Bill number: S.J.R.E.S. 28
Roll call: Senate No. 86
Good food vote: Nay
Passed: 55 - 43

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