Meat; food labeling, misbranding. (HB2274)

Introduced By

Del. Michael Webert (R-Marshall)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Meat; food labeling; misbranding. Provides that a food product shall be deemed misbranded if it purports to be, or is represented as, a meat food product while containing no meat, except to the extent that its label bears the word "imitation" followed by the name of the meat food product being imitated. Amends § 3.2-5123, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100957D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources
01/16/2019Assigned ACNR sub: Subcommittee #1
01/21/2019House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
01/21/2019Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (7-Y 0-N)
01/29/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2274)
02/05/2019Left in Agriculture, Chesapeake and Natural Resources

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