Bill DetailsOfficial information provided by the Congressional Research Service. Learn more or make a suggestion.
The Congressional Research Service writes summaries for most legislation. These summaries are listed here. Causes will update some legislation with a revised summary, title or other key elements.
Dairy COOL Act of 2009
A bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to provide for country of origin labeling for dairy products.
Dairy COOL Act of 2009 - Amends the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to extend mandatory country of origin labeling to dairy products (fluid milk, cheese, yogurt, ice cream, butter, and other dairy products). Requires a dairy product retailer to designate the product's origin as: (1) each country in which or from the one or more dairy ingredients were produced or originated, and each country in which the product was processed; and (2) if a U.S.-produced dairy product, the state, region, or locality where the product was produced.
- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The house has not voted
- The senate has not voted
Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and ForestryIntroducedOctober 14th, 2009
- senate Committees