The Growing List of Gluten-Free Organizations Supporting the Food Labeling Modernization Act of 2021Tricia Thompson
On August 3rd, Representatives Pallone and DeLauro, and Senators Blumenthal, Whitehouse, and Markey introduced the Food Labeling Modernization Act of 2021 (H.R. 4917/S.2594). The FLMA is a comprehensive effort to address numerous food labeling issues and includes amending FALPCA (Food Allergen Labeling and Consumer Protection Act) to require that food product packaging must disclose gluten-containing grains. The Bill also would require that allergen, gluten, and ingredient information must be displayed for food products sold online. For more information see https://energycommerce.house.gov/newsroom/press-releases/pallone-delauro-blumenthal-whitehouse-and-markey-introduce-food-labeling and https://cspinet.org/resource/2021-flma-webinar-recording.
Gluten-free organizations supporting this bill include the following (this list will be updated):