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Bills to curb antibiotic use head to governor's desk

by Tiffany Lam

The California Legislature last week sent to the governor two bills sponsored by Sen. Jerry Hill, D-San Mateo, that will prohibit the use of antibiotics as growth enhancers in farm animals and promote more responsible use of antibiotics in humans.

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— Associate Editor Renee Batti contributed to this story.

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