Today, House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway (R-TX) rejected the latest recommendation to establish a generic mandatory label option, an option typically referred to as a “Product of North America” label, should the U.S. lose its World Trade Organization (WTO) appeal regarding country of origin labeling (COOL) in the coming weeks.
H.R. 4413, the Customer Protection and End-User Relief Act
H.R. 4413 reauthorizes the Commodity Futures Trading Commission; ensures robust markets, customer protections and a balanced approach to regulations that impact job creators.
Text as posted on the Rules Committee website:
As passed by Committee:
Bill Summary (June 16, 2014)
Bill Section by Section (June 16, 2014)
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Reps. Frank Lucas, Collin Peterson, K. Michael Conaway & David Scott