Letters, Testimony & Comments

April 14, 2004
April 14, 2004, 9:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m. Natcher Auditorium, Building 45, National Institutes of Health (NIH) 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892 The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) appreciates the opportunity to present its views...
April 7, 2004
Please accept this statement on  behalf of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) and its member companies regarding HCR270/HR180, which urges the state to establish advisory boards regarding "genetically modified organisms....
April 7, 2004
Letter to California Secretary of Agriculture: in support of Ventria Bioscience's application to grow a PMP rice variety outside of the state's major rice growing regio
April 7, 2004
To the Hawaii House Committees on Environment and Agriculture opposing establishment of advisory boards regarding genetically modified organisms (Apr. 7, 2004).
April 5, 2004
Letter to California Secretary of Agriculture: in support of Ventria Bioscience's application to grow a PMP rice variety outside of the state's major rice growing region (Apr. 5, 2004).
April 5, 2004
Providing Regulatory Submissions in Electronic Format ñ Content of Labeling.
March 19, 2004
Testimony on the Biotechnology Industry Organization Submitted to the New York State Senate Committee on Environmental Conservation On behalf of the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) and its more than 1,000 life science member...
March 10, 2004
MEMORANDUM IN OPPOSITION OF LEGISLATION S. 6537, Senator Carl Marcellino Prohibits the sale of transgenic aquatic animals On behalf of our clients, the New York Biotechnology Association (NYBA), we oppose this legislation. This bill would make...
March 3, 2004
On behalf of the Biotechnology Industry Organization and its more than 1,000 member companies, please accept this testimony in opposition of mandatory, generalized labeling requirements for biotech foods like those proposed in Senate Bill 281....
February 27, 2004
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) opposes mandatory, generalized labeling requirements for biotech foods like those proposed in House Bill 433. "An Act relating to labeling and identification of genetically modified fish and fish...
February 27, 2004
HB 433 and SB 281 propose to require labeling of biotech fish and fish products (Feb. 27, 2004).
February 25, 2004
Introduction If the situation were reversed, if I were going to introduce Carl, I would say that he has led this organization so ably because he is himself a true entrepreneur. His legacy is all around you, in the form of this conference, its...
February 17, 2004
February 17, 2004 Division of Dockets Management (HFA-305) Food and Drug Administration 5630 Fishers Lane, Rm. 1061 Rockville, Maryland 20852 Re: Docket No. 2000N-1449, Federal Register: December 19, 2003 (Volume 68, Number 244, Pages 70813-70815)...
February 13, 2004
February 12, 2004
Testimony of the Biotechnology Industry Organization Submitted to the House Economic Development and Business Concerns Committee February 12, 2004 Regarding House Bill 2034:The Prohibition of Bioprospecting on Public Lands On behalf of the...
February 12, 2004
HB 2034 proposes a ban on bioprospecting on public lands (Feb. 12, 2004).