Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), Chair of the Appropriations Agriculture Subcommittee (controlling the budget of USFDA and USDA) has issued what some may view as a direct challenge to USFDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg over approval of trans-genic salmon. Readers who are following the AquaAdvantage Salmon matter will understand the intent of this legislation.

The text of HR-6325 - Consumer Right to Know Food Labeling Act of 2010 - is attached below. It was released by the GPO today October 15.