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STANFORD LAW LIBRARY

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Public Law No. 905, 84th Congress, approved August 1, 1956. To amend sections 401 and 701 (e) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act so as to simplify the procedures governing the prescribing of regulations under certain provisions of such act__.

Public Law No. 250, 85th Congress, approved August 31, 1957. To amend
section 304(d) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, with
respect to the disposition of certain imported articles which have been
seized and condemned_
Public Law No. 929, 85th Congress, approved September 6, 1958. Food
Additives Amendment of 1958.

Public Law No. 2, 86th Congress, approved March 17, 1959. To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to permit the temporary listing and certification of citrus No. 2 for coloring mature oranges under tolerances found safe by the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, so as to permit continuance of established coloring practice in the orange industry__

Public Law No. 537, 86th Congress, approved June 29, 1960. To amend
the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, with respect to label
declaration of the use of pesticide chemicals on raw agricultural com-
modities which are the produce of the soil..

Public Law No. 618, 86th Congress, approved July 12, 1960. Color
Additive Amendments of 1960_

Public Law No. 19, 87th Congress, approved April 7, 1961. Food Additives
transitional Provisions Amendment of 1961_.

Public Law No. 781, 87th Congress, approved October 10, 1962. Drug
Amendments of 1962.

Public Law No. 625, 88th Congress, approved October 3, 1964. Food

Additives Transitional Provisions Amendment of 1964.

Public Law No. 74, 89th Congress, approved July 15, 1965. Drug Abuse

Control Amendments of 1965_.

Public Law No. 477, 89th Congress, approved June 29, 1966. To amend
section 402(d) of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.
Public Law No. 399, 90th Congress, approved July 13, 1968. Animal
Drug Amendments of 1968__

Public Law No. 639, 90th Congress, approved October 24, 1968. To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to increase the penalties for unlawful acts involving lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) and other depressant and stimulant drugs..

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THE FOOD AND DRUGS ACT, JUNE 30, 1906, AS AMENDED AUGUST 23, 1912, MARCH 3, 1913, MARCH 4, 1913, JULY 24, 1919, JANUARY 18, 1927, AND

JULY 8, 1930

AN ACT

For preventing the manufacture, sale, or transportation of adulterated or misbranded or poisonous or deleterious foods, drugs, medicines, and liquors, and for regulating traffic therein, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That it shall be unlawful for any person to manufacture within any Territory or the District of Columbia any article of food or drug which is adulterated or misbranded, within the meaning of this act; and any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this section shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and for each offense shall, upon conviction thereof, be fined not to exceed five hundred dollars or shall be sentenced to one year's imprisonment, or both such fine and imprisonment, in the discretion of the court, and for each subsequent offense and conviction thereof shall be fined not less than one thousand dollars or sentenced to one year's imprisonment, or both such fine and imprisonment, in the discretion of the court.

SEC. 2. That the introduction into any State or Territory or the District of Columbia from any other State or Territory or the District of Columbia, or from any foreign country, or shipment to any foreign country of any article of food or drugs which is adulterated or misbranded, within the meaning of this act, is hereby prohibited; and any person who shall ship or deliver for shipment from any State or Territory or the District of Columbia to any other State or Territory or the District of Columbia, or to a foreign country, or who shall receive in any State or Territory or the District of Columbia from any other State or Territory or the District of Columbia, or foreign country, and having so received, shall deliver, in original unbroken packages, for pay or otherwise, or offer to deliver to any other person, any such articles so adulterated or misbranded within the meaning of this act, or any person who shall sell or offer for sale in the District of Columbia or the Territories of the United States any such adulterated or misbranded foods or drugs, or export or offer to export the same to any foreign country, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and for such offense be fined not exceeding two hundred dollars for the first offense, and upon conviction for each subsequent offense not exceeding three hundred dollars or be imprisoned not exceeding one year, or both, in the discretion of the court: Provided, That no article shall be deemed misbranded or adulterated within the provisions of this act when intended for export to any foreign country and prepared or packed according to the specifications or directions of the foreign purchaser when no substance is used in the preparation or packing thereof in conflict with the laws of the foreign country to which said article is intended to be shipped; but if said article shall be in fact sold or offered for sale for domestic use or consumption, then this proviso shall not exempt said article from the operation of any of the other provisions of this act.

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