S. 1191 (104th): Consumer Access to Prescription Drugs Act of 1995


Aug 11, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 11, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


David Pryor

Senator from Arkansas



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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for the availability of certain generic human and animal drugs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/11/1995--Introduced.Consumer Access to Prescription Drugs Act of 1995 - Regulates the patent expiration date regarding new drug and new animal drug applications submitted before June 8, 1995 (or submitted after ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 11, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1191”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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