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Bioterror Bill Adds Funds for Food Inspectorsto sign as early as this week a bill to fund anti-bioterrorism measures, including $545 million to add hundreds of food inspectors at ports of entry. Both the House and Senate passed the "Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002" by overwhelming bipartisan majorities. "The final food provisions in the bill are appropriately

Bioterror Bill Adds Funds for Food Inspectors

to sign as early as this week a bill to fund anti-bioterrorism measures, including $545 million to add hundreds of food inspectors at ports of entry. Both the House and Senate passed the "Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002" by overwhelming bipartisan majorities. "The final food provisions in the bill are appropriately tailored to address intentional threats to the food supply," said C. Manly

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