Environmental Politics Casebook: Genetically Modified Foods by Norman Miller

By Norman Miller

Environmental Politics Casebook: Genetically changed meals comprises testimony, magazine and newspaper articles, booklet chapters, and curiosity workforce communications resembling press releases and online briefs, in addition to different stories and stories that represent the important components of the general public debate at the genetic amendment of nutrition. A significant other to Environmental Politics: curiosity teams, the Media, and the Making of coverage, it offers the significant, precise, case-in-point software for practices and ideas formerly mentioned basically in thought, conserving the fundamental textual content compact and current.

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Should you have been told? Would you buy it? "Folks, this is the tip of the biotechnology iceberg. There are many more questions that haven't yet been thought of, much less answered. But first of all, and if you come away with a dominant point from my remarks, it is that I want you to know that biotechnology has enormous potential. "Biotechnology is already transforming medicine as we know it. Pharmaceuticals such as human insulin for diabetes, interferon and other cancer medications, antibiotics and vaccines are all products of genetic engineering.

Any amount of fees collected for a fiscal year under subsection (a) that exceeds the amount of fees specified in appropriation Acts for such fiscal year shall be credited to the appropriation account of the Food and Drug Administration as provided in paragraph (1), and shall be subtracted from the amount of fees that would otherwise be authorized to be collected under this section pursuant to appropriation Acts for a subsequent fiscal year. —In any case where the Secretary does not receive payment of a fee assessed under subsection (a) within 30 days after it is due, such fee shall be treated as a claim of the United States Government subject to subchapter II of chapter 37 of title 31, United States Code.

WOOLSEY, and Ms. LEE) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Commerce A BILL To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the safety of genetically engineered foods. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the “Genetically Engineered Food Safety Act”. SEC. 2. FINDINGS. The Congress finds as follows: (1) Genetic engineering is an artificial gene transfer process wholly different from traditional breeding.

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