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Food Safety Act

Joe Satran

Agencies Axe Food Safety Requirement Aimed To Prevent 1 Million Illnesses A Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Joe Satran | Posted 03.26.2013 | Politics

At the very beginning of 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration released its proposals for the most important food safety regulations in a genera...

The Food Safety Bill Means (Big Food) Business As Usual--Or Does It?

Susan Yager | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Susan Yager

The FDA will now be allowed to do a mandatory recall of tainted food "when a company fails to voluntarily recall the contaminated product upon FDA's request."

18 Changes To Food Safety The New Law Will Bring (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Food Safety Modernization Act, passed by the U.S. Senate December 22 and headed for President Obama's signature, aims to enhance the safety of foo...

Food Safety Bill Passes Senate By Unanimous Consent

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Sunday passed a sweeping bill to make food safer, sending it to the House in the waning days of Congress. It was the...

Jon Stewart Tackles Food Safety Bill Paranoia

Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

The Senate held hands, mostly, Tuesday night to pass the sweeping Food Safety Modernization Act by a vote of 73-25. The landmark food safety bill all...

Senate Reaches Agreement On Food Safety Bill To Exempt Small Farms

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

WASHINGTON — Some small farms would be exempt from government efforts to prevent foodborne illness under a Senate agreement on food safety legis...