Protect Children, Farmers, and Farmworkers from Nerve Agent Pesticides Act of 2017 (S 1624, 115th Congress)

The Policy

What it does

Prohibits the use of chlorpyrifos on food and orders a review of the neurodevelopmental effects and other low-dose effects of exposure to or­gan­o­phos­phate pesticides.

Synopsis

S 1624, the Protect Children, Farmers, and Farmworkers from Nerve Agent Pesticides Act of 2017, would prohibit the use of chlorpyrifos on food and order a review of the neurodevelopmental effects and other low-dose effects of exposure to or­gan­o­phos­phate pesticides.

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