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Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.wikipedia
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Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.
In July 2016, Public Law 114-214 was enacted to regulate labeling of GMO food on a national basis.

List of food labeling regulations

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Public Law 114-214, regulating GMO food labeling

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Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

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American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

United States

American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

United States

American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

United States

American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

United States

American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

United States

American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

United States

American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

United States

American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

United States

American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

United States

American🇺🇸U.S.
Public Law 114-216 is the federal law of the United States that regulates GMO food labeling.

Barack Obama

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It was enacted on July 29, 2016 when President Obama signed then Senate Bill 764 (S.764).

National Sea Grant College Program

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While the law is officially termed A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for other purposes, it evolved over time into "the legislative vehicle for a measure concerning bioengineered food disclosure".

Debbie Stabenow

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The bill was crafted by Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI).

Roger Wicker

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The "GMO labeling bill" was introduced by its sponsor, Sen. Roger F. Wicker (R-MS), cosponsored by Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-AK), and passed Senate and House in June 2016.

Dan Sullivan (U.S. senator)

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The "GMO labeling bill" was introduced by its sponsor, Sen. Roger F. Wicker (R-MS), cosponsored by Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-AK), and passed Senate and House in June 2016.

United States Department of Agriculture

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It charges the U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to establish a national mandatory bioengineered food disclosure standard within two years with certain provisions:

National Organic Program

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Certification by USDA's National Organic Program "is sufficient" for a claim that bioengineered food is absent.

Food and Drug Administration

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While the FDA is responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the control and supervision of food safety, the agency holds the position that "the use of genetic engineering in the production of food does not present any safety concerns for such foods as a class", and, as there is "an absence of reliable data indicating safety concerns" with GMO foods as a class, voiced no opposition for USDA having the responsibility of regulating GMO food labeling.

Public health

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While the FDA is responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the control and supervision of food safety, the agency holds the position that "the use of genetic engineering in the production of food does not present any safety concerns for such foods as a class", and, as there is "an absence of reliable data indicating safety concerns" with GMO foods as a class, voiced no opposition for USDA having the responsibility of regulating GMO food labeling.

Food safety

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While the FDA is responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the control and supervision of food safety, the agency holds the position that "the use of genetic engineering in the production of food does not present any safety concerns for such foods as a class", and, as there is "an absence of reliable data indicating safety concerns" with GMO foods as a class, voiced no opposition for USDA having the responsibility of regulating GMO food labeling.