Hearing on H.R. 1144, to amend the Fed. Meat Inspect. Act to require that all meat & meat food products (M&MFP), whether domestic or imported, bear a label notifying the consumer of the country of origin of the livestock that is the source of the M&MFP. Witnesses: C. Cowan, NM Cattle Grow. Assoc.; G. Hall, Nat. Cattlemen's Beef Assoc.; T. Hammonds, Food Mrktg. Inst.; J. Hays, OR Cattlemen's Assoc.; S. Lilygren, Amer. Meat Inst.; L. McDonnell, Jr., Ranchers-Cattlemen Action Legal Fund; J. Rigolizzo, Jr., NJ Farm Bur.; L. Sarasin, Amer. Frozen Food Inst.; W. Sims, TX Farmers Union; & C. Wilcox, USDA. Also: J. Cady, Nat. Food Proc.; Nat. Farmers Union; & Nat. Pork Prod. Council.Pumbo, Richard W. is the author of 'Country-of-origin Meat Labeling Act Hearing Before The Committee On Agriculture, U.s. House Of Representatives', published 2000 under ISBN 9780756717612 and ISBN 0756717612.