Alcohol warning labels hearing before the Subcommittee on the Consumer of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, second session, on S. 2047 ... August 10, 1988. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Subcommittee on the Consumer.

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  • Alcoholic beverages -- Labeling -- Law and legislation -- United States.

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SeriesS. hrg. ;, 100-925
LC ClassificationsKF26 .C693 1988c
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Paginationiv, 174 p. :
Number of Pages174
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Open LibraryOL1811747M
LC Control Number89601258

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The Alcoholic Beverage Labeling Act (ABLA) of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act ofPub.L. –, Stat.enacted a United States federal law requiring that (among other provisions) the labels of alcoholic beverages carry a government warning. The warning reads: GOVERNMENT WARNING: (1) According to the Surgeon General, women should not drink alcoholic.

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On and after the expiration of the month period following Novemit shall be unlawful for any person to manufacture, import, or bottle for sale or distribution in the United States any alcoholic beverage unless the container of such beverage bears the following statement: “GOVERNMENT WARNING: (1) According to the Surgeon General, women should not drink alcoholic beverages.

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Product labels in the food and beverage industry and automobiles are required to remain on a permanent basis. Labels take varied forms depending upon their application.

The Yukon was one of the first jurisdictions in the world to affix warning labels on liquor. Sincethis message has been on all bottles: "Warning:. Government warning. Depending on the type of spirit you’re producing, labeling varies.

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