After September 11th, many issues dealing with security were fast tracked. Country of Origin Labeling is a marketing instrument that became confused with food safety before it was passed, and before being implemented it was made voluntary.
A committee of industry experts was also created to suggest guidelines for implementation of a national animal ID program.
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