Make Our Food Safe
08/26/2011

"Coalition forming over food-safety fee; legal action threatened"

The Hill | Julian Pecquet

"The head of a consulting firm for importers is assembling a coalition of food manufacturers and importers to oppose a proposed fee created by the new food-safety law.

The Food Safety Modernization Act enacted earlier this year allows regulators to impose a fee on food importers if federal inspectors have to re-examine a shipment that appears to be contaminated..."

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