Weaken Public Health Rules
(H.R. 5)
Date:January 11, 2017
Issue:Knowing What's In Our Food: Food Safety
238 votes for
183 votes against
The Right Vote Was a No Vote
This bill significantly curtails the ability of executive agencies to create regulations, complicating the process by which regulations are finalized, and more heavily weighing economic considerations over the effects on human health by proposed new regulations.
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