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Food Quality Protection Act of 1995 hearing before the Subcommittee on Department Operations, Nutrition, and Foreign Agriculture of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, on H.R. 1627, May 16, 1995. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee on Department Operations, Nutrition, and Foreign Agriculture.

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Written in English

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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • United States. Environmental Protection Agency.,
  • Food law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Pesticides -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Pesticide residues in food -- Law and legislation -- United States.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF27 .A33276 1995d
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 248 p. ;
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL912345M
ISBN 100160473683
LC Control Number95207842
OCLC/WorldCa32938912

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  The Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA) was passed unanimously by Congress and then signed into law by President Clinton on August 3, The FQPA amended the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) and the Federal Food Drug and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) and thus fundamentally changed EPA’s regulation of pesticides. Section II of this paper provides the reader with a brief history of pesticide regulation as it existed before the Food Quality Protection Act of (FQPA). A substantial discussion is included on the Delaney Clause, the thorn of all thorns in the agencies' sides for many years. Section III discusses the major provisions of the FQPA, as applied to pesticide regulation. Food Quality Protection Act of Valerie Watnick. At the time of its passage, the Food Quality Protection Act of (FQPA) (P.L. , Stat. ) was called "one of the most significant environmental and public health bills passed in 20 years, [which] indeed may distinguish itself in time as the most significant." In response to major scientific findings by the . Description Ultimately required the re-testing of all existing pesticide toxicity levels within 10 years Minor uses were defined as "crop using fewer than , acres, or whose uses do not provide sufficient economic incentive for a registrant to support initial or continuing.

FOOD QUALITY PROTECTION ACT OF (FQPA) Da’Vianna Nelson & LadonteEvans 2nd Period APES. Just The Basics Name: Food Quality Protection Act Draft year: Amendment Years: None International/National: National. Some of the major requirements of the act include used on food. The Group responsible for the Food Quality Protection Act. Food Quality Protection Act of (FQPA) is designed to ensure that levels of pesticide residues in food meet strict standards for public health protection. Under this law, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is required to better protect infants and children from pesticides in food and water and from indoor exposure to pesticides.   The Food Quality Protection Act (FQPA), or H.R, was passed unanimously by Congress in and was signed into law by President Bill Clinton on August 3, The FQPA standardized the way the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) would manage the use of pesticides and amended the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the . Highlights of the Food Quality Protection Act of Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act Provisions (FFDCA) Health-Based Safety Standard for Pesticide Residues in Food: The new law establishes a strong, health-based safety standard for pesticide residues in all foods. It uses "a reasonable certainty of no harm" as the general safety standard.