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Greg Jaffe Senate testimony March 12, 2020

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Greg Jaffe gives an opening statement before the Senate Ag committee
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Greg Jaffe, director of CSPI's Project on Biotechnology, was invited to testify before the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry in a hearing titled "Agriculture Innovation and the Federal Biotechnology Regulatory Framework." This document contains Mr. Jaffe's testimony for the record, which lays out some of CSPI's concerns with current regulation and advocates for a coordinated, proportionate, risk-based regulatory system with different levels of oversight based on a product’s potential risk.