POP: BSE Testing
Res #: POP 1-04A
Responses Received: No
Departments: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Point of Privilege Resolution No. 1-04A
WHEREAS, European Countries suffering an outbreak of BSE adopted a system of complete testing in order to regain international consumer confidence in their beef products;
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that Canada adopt a system of complete testing to ensure any infected animal is caught and kept out of the food stream and thus guarantee the BSE free status of the food supply and of our exports; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that SARM lobby senior governments for complete testing.