Food, Drugs, and Cosmetics: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Commerce, United States Senate, Seventy-third Congress, Second Session, on S. 1944, a Bill to Prevent the Manufacture, Shipment and Sale of Adulterated Or Misbranded Food, Drugs, and Cosmetics and to Regulate Traffic Therein; to Prevent the False Advertisement of Food, Drugs, and Cosmetics, and for Other Purposes. December 7 and 8, 1933
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934 - 505 pages
Considers legislation to prevent sale and false advertising of adulterated and misbranded food, drugs, and cosmetics.
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Page 118 - drug," as used in this Act, shall include all medicines and preparations recognized in the United States Pharmacopeia or National Formulary for internal or external use, and any substance or mixture of substances intended to be used for the cure, mitigation, or prevention of disease of either man or other animals. The term
Page 226 - That no dealer shall be prosecuted under the provisions of this act when he can establish a guaranty signed by the wholesaler, Jobber, manufacturer, or other party residing in the United States, from whom he purchases such articles, to the effect that the same is not adulterated or misbranded within the meaning of this act, designating it.
Page 120 - Said guaranty, to afford protection, shall contain the name and address of the party or parties making the sale of such articles to such dealer, and in such case said party or parties shall be amenable to the prosecutions, fines and other penalties which would attach, in due course, to the dealer under the provisions of this Act.
Page 224 - Provided, That no drug defined in the United States Pharmacopoeia or National Formulary shall be deemed to be adulterated under this provision if the standard of strength, quality, or purity...
Page 119 - misbranded," as used herein, shall apply to all drugs, or articles of food, or articles which enter into the composition of food, the package or label of which shall bear any statement, design, or device regarding such article, or the ingredients or substances contained therein which shall be false or misleading in any particular...
Page 225 - ... or if the contents of the package as originally put up shall have been removed, in whole, or in part, and other contents shall have been placed in such package.
Page 119 - If the package containing it or its label shall bear any statement, design or device regarding the ingredients or the substances contained therein, which statement, design or device shall be false or misleading in any particular...
Page 120 - Act, the same shall be disposed of by destruction or sale, as the said court may direct, and the proceeds thereof, if sold, less the legal costs and charges, shall be paid into the Treasury of the United States, but such goods shall not be sold in any jurisdiction contrary to the provisions of this Act or the laws of that jurisdiction: Provided, however, That upon the payment of the costs of such libel proceedings and the execution and delivery of a good and sufficient bond...
Page 245 - That upon the payment of the costs of such libel proceedings and the execution and delivery of a good and sufficient bond to the effect that such articles shall not be sold or otherwise disposed of contrary to the provisions of this Act or the laws of any State, Territory, or District, the court may by order direct that such articles be delivered to the owner thereof.
Page 212 - ... if it consists in whole or in part of any filthy, putrid, or decomposed substance, or if it is otherwise unfit for food; or (4) if it has been prepared, packed, or held under insanitary conditions whereby it may have become contaminated with filth, or whereby it may have been rendered injurious to health...