Legislation Updates

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STATE

ALASKA: HB264

 An Act relating to a fee for disposable shopping bags; relating to the sale of reusable shopping bags; relating to the recycling of disposable shopping bags; and providing for an effective date.

Alaska: HJR12

Opposing the United States Food and Drug Administration's approval of AquaBounty AquAdvantage genetically engineered salmon; and urging the United States Congress to enact legislation that requires prominently labeling genetically engineered salmon and salmon products with the words "Genetically Modified" on the product's packaging. - PASSED

UTAH: HB0302

Cultivation of Industrial Hemp - PASSED

UTAH: HB0130

Cannabidiol Product Act - PASSED

UTAH: SB108

Raw Milk Amendments - PASSED

WASHINGTON: HB2658/SB6396 - PASSED

Concerning the use of perfluorinated chemicals in food packaging.

WASHINGTON: SB5518

Requiring fair reimbursement for chiropractic services. - PASSED

 

ACTION ALERTS!!!

ca sb1249

Introduced by Senator Cathleen Galgiani (D-Stockton), the California Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act will ban the sale of cosmetics tested on animals. - CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS CONTACT YOUR ASSEMBLY MEMBERS HERE!

US HR3144

This act takes away power of the states to close dams on the Snake River in order to save the dwindling salmon population. - TAKE ACTION HERE!

FDA DRAFT GUIDANCE ON HOMEOPATHIC DRUGS

Sweeping rhetoric from the FDA that can affect consumer access to Homeopathic Drugs. - TAKE ACTION HERE!


 

FEDERAL

sb2667 - Hemp Farming Act of 2018

To amend the Controlled Substances Act to exclude industrial hemp from the definition of marihuana, and for other purposes. (House Companion Bill: HR5485)

Support Petition to FDA to Add a Vitamin D Health Claim

Organic & Natural Health Association Submits Vitamin D, Pre-Term Birth Health Claim Petition to the FDA - SIGN THE PETITION!